On This Day

July 29, 1934 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 28th Tour de France won by Antonin Magne of France
  • PGA Championship Men's Golf, Park CC: Paul Runyan wins first of his 2 PGA crowns, defeating Craig Wood in 38 holes

Birthdays in Sport

  • Alfred Scott, West Indian cricket leg-spinner (son of O C, Test 0-140)

Deaths in Sport

  • Didier Pitre, Canadian Hockey Hall of Fame right wing (Montreal Canadiens), dies of acute indigestion at 50