June 23, 1917 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 31st U.S. Women's National Championship: Molla Bjurstedt beats Marion Vanderhoef (4-6, 6-0, 6-2)
  • Ernie Shore replaces Red Sox pitcher Babe Ruth with a runner on, he throws him out & retires all 26 he faces for a perfect game

Birthdays in Sport

  • Sid Watters Jr, horse trainer