On This Day

July 20, 1984 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • Uwe Hohn of East Germany throws javelin a record 104.8 m

Birthdays in Sport

  • Alexi Casilla, Dominican baseball player
  • Troy Smith, American football quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2006, Ohio State; NFL: Baltimore Ravens, San Francisco 49ers), born in Columbus, Ohio