June 24, 1987 in Sport

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • CFL's Montreal Alouettes fold
  • Salt Lake City Trappers begin pro baseball record 29 consecutive win streak

Birthdays in Sport

  • Arturo Lupoli, Italian footballer

Person of interestLionel Messi

Lionel Messi, Argentine soccer striker (5 FIFA Ballon d’Or, FC Barcelona), born in Rosario, Argentina

Football Star Lionel Messi
Football Star
Lionel Messi

Deaths in Sport

  • Hophnie Hobah Hines Johnson, cricketer (3 Tests for WI), dies