On This Day

June 1, 1984 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • Douglas H Mitchell, QC of Calgary becomes 6th CFL Commissioner
  • Russian super heavyweight weightlifter Alexander Gunyashev snatches world record 211 kg

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jean Beausejour, Chilean soccer left wing-back (107 caps; Birmingham City, Wigan Athletic, Universidad de Chile), born in Santiago, Chile
  • Naidangiin Tüvshinbayar, Mongolian judoka (Olympic gold -100kg 2008; silver 2012; first Mongolian Olympic gold medallist), born in Saikhan sum, Bulgan Province, Mongolia
1984 in Sport