On This Day

April 27, 1990 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dodger Orel Hershiser undergoes career-threatening shoulder surgery

Baseball Pitcher Orel Hershiser
Baseball Pitcher
Orel Hershiser
  • Villanova's women set a 6,000 m relay world record of 17:18:10

Birthdays in Sport

  • Austin Dillon, American auto racer (Daytona 500 2018), born in Welcome, North Carolina