On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 2017

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 104th Tour de France won by Chris Froome of Great Britain, his 4th win

Sport awardBritish Golf Open

British Open Men's Golf, Royal Birkdale GC: American Jordan Spieth wins by 3 strokes from countryman Matt Kuchar

Professional Golfer Jordan Spieth
Professional Golfer
Jordan Spieth
  • Women's Cricket World Cup: England beat India by 9 runs in the final at Lords in London

Famous Deaths

  • Mervyn Rose, Australian tennis player (Australian C'ships 1954, French C'ships 1958)), dies at 87