On This Day

February 20, 1983 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 25th Daytona 500: 3rd win in the event for Cale Yarborough; first time an in-car camera goes into victory lane before a national CBS Sports audience
  • Roland Liboton becomes world champ cross-country cycling

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jose Morales, Puerto Rican baseball player
  • Justin Verlander, American baseball player
1983 in Sport