International football venue 2nd Hampden Park was inaugurated in Glasgow. Since opening, 6 games of European national football teams were played on the stadium.
Wankdorfstadion was opened in Bern. The venue hosted 68 football matches of European national teams.
92 years ago, the former Bulgaria football player Dimitar Milanov is born. He appeared for 39 matches in total and scored 20 international goals for Bulgaria.
Herbert Bamlett passed away aged 59. He was a well-known international football referee from England. Date of his birth: March 1, 1882.
Josef Blum died at the age of 58. He appeared in 51 international football gamesand scored 3 goals for Austria team. Date of his birth: February 4, 1898.
Andreas Papaemmanouil scored the 100th goal of Greece in international football match in Nea Filadelfeia against Ethiopia.
Jan Studnicka passed away at the age of 84. He played for Austria national team in period from 1902 to 1918 (28 caps and 18 goals). Born on October 7, 1883.
Birthday of the Portugal football referee Olegário Benquerença, who was an official at 25 international games of European association football teams.
Former Hungary national football team head coach Mándi Gyula died at the age of 51. He was also a national team player. Date of his birth: January 21, 1899.
Birthday of Gerry Taggart, who played for Northern Ireland national team in period 1990-2002 (51 caps and 7 goals).
Former Spain football referee Daniel Zariquiegui Izco died this day at the age of 75. He officiated in matches of national football teams. Born on October 9, 1924.
Former Kazakhstan national team player Viktor Zubarev died on this day aged 31. He earned 18 caps and scored 12 goals in total. Date of his birth: April 10, 1973.
John Haynes died at the age of 71. He appeared in 56 international football gamesand scored 18 goals for England team. Born on October 17, 1934.
Rui Jordão passed away at the age of 67. He played for Portugal national team in period from 1972 to 1989 (43 caps and 15 goals). Date of his birth: August 9, 1952.
Klaus Peschel passed away aged 78. He was a well-known international football referee from East Germany. Date of his birth: March 19, 1941.