Tomorrow: An Italian newspaper poll put Diego Maradona top of a list of most-hated people in 1990.
Thursday: Athlete Chris Chataway became the first winner of the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award, in 1954. Former world heavyweight champion Sonny Liston died aged 38 in 1970.
Saturday: Stanley Matthews became football's first knight, in 1965.
Sunday: In 1939 a record crowd of 118,567 watched Rangers v Celtic.Reuse content