On This Day

October 4, 1981 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Justin Williams, Canadian NHL right wing (World C’ship gold 2004, 07; Stanley Cup 2006, 12, 14; Carolina Hurricanes, LA Kings), born in Cobourg, Ontario

Deaths in Sport

  • Fred Lindstrom, American Baseball Hall of Fame utility (New York Giants), dies at 75