On This Day

August 9, 1985 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Hayley Peirsol, American swimmer, born in Orange County, california
  • JaMarcus Russell, American football player, born in Mobile, Alabama
  • Luca Filippi, Italian racing driver, born in Savigliano, Italy

Deaths in Sport

  • Clive Churchill, Australian rugby league footballer (b. 1927)
1985 in Sport