Birthdays in Sport in July 1945

  • Jul 3 Iain MacDonald-Smith, English yachtsman (Olympic gold 1968)

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Jul 10 Virginia Wade, English tennis star (Wimbledon 1977), born in Bournemouth, England

Tennis Player and Three-Time Major Champion Virginia Wade
Tennis Player and Three-Time Major Champion
Virginia Wade
  • Jul 10 John Motson, British sports (football) commentator
  • Jul 12 Dimitar Penev, Bulgaria soccer player/union coach (Lokomotiv/CSKA)
  • Jul 13 Ashley "Rowdy" Mallett, Australian cricket off-spinner (1968-80)
  • Jul 16 Barry Dudleston, cricket umpire
  • Jul 20 Betty Burfeindt, LPGA golfer
  • Jul 21 Barry Richards, extraordinary cricket batsman (4 Tests for South Africa)
  • Jul 21 Geoff Dymock, Australian cricket left-arm pace bowler (1974-80)