March 16, 1985 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • MLB Pitcher Denny McLain, convicted of racketeering, sentenced to 25 yrs

Birthdays in Sport

  • Colin O'Brady, American athlete and adventurer, first to cross Antarctica solo unassisted, born in Olympia, Washington

Deaths in Sport


Person of interestEddie Shore

Eddie Shore, Canadian ice hockey player, dies of a lung infection at 82

NHL Star Eddie Shore
NHL Star
Eddie Shore