On This Day

October 26, 1983 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Dmitri Sychev, Russian football player (FC Pyunik), born in Omsk, Soviet Union
  • Francisco Liriano, Dominican MLB pitcher, born in San Cristóbal, Dominican Republic
  • Luke Watson, South African rugby player (Western Province), born in Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Deaths in Sport

  • Mike Michalske, American football NFL guard (NY Yankees, Green Bay Packers), dies at 80
1983 in Sport