Birthdays in Sport in July 1928

  • Jul 9 Federico Bahamontes, Spanish cyclist
  • Jul 10 Jack Nel, cricketer (South African opening bat in 6 Tests 1949-57)
  • Jul 10 Alejandro de Tomaso, Argentine-Italian racing driver and car manufacturer (d. 2003)
  • Jul 21 Marcel Gauthier, Canadian wrestler (d. 1998)
  • Jul 23 Cy Young, American athlete and only US male to win gold in javelin throwing (1952 Olympics), born in Modesto, California (d. 2017)
  • Jul 26 Don Beauman, British racing driver (d. 1955)
  • Jul 27 Karloff Lagarde, Mexican lucha libre wrestler (d. 2007)