On This Day

April 18, 1987 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Gregory Robertson does 200-mph free fall to save unconscious skydiver near Coolidge, Arizona

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Mike Schmidt hits 500th home run (vs Robinson-Pirates)

MLB Third Baseman Mike Schmidt
MLB Third Baseman
Mike Schmidt

Birthdays in Sport

  • Danny Guthrie, English footballer, born in Shrewsbury, England