On This Day

April 25, 1981 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Seattle Mariners MLB manager Maury Wills is suspended for 2 games after ordering Kingdome grounds crew to enlarge batter's boxes by one foot

Birthdays in Sport

  • Anja Pärson, Swedish alpine skier, born in Umeå, Sweden
  • Dwone Hicks, American NFL running back, born in Huntsville, Alabama
  • Felipe Massa, Brazilian Formula One racing driver (11 wins), born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • John McFall, British Paralympic sprinter, born in Frimley, Surrey, England