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Today in sports history: Tommie Smith, John Carlos give Black power salutes at 1968 Olympics
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Today in sports history: Tommie Smith, John Carlos give Black power salutes at 1968 Olympics

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Here's a look back at sports happenings on this date in history, Oct. 16.

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