On This Day

September 12, 1934 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • US National Championship Men's Tennis, Forest Hills, NY: Englishman Fred Perry retains title; beats Wilmer Allison of the US 6-4, 6-3, 1-6, 8-6

Birthdays in Sport

  • Glenn Davis, American athlete (Olympic gold 1956,60), born in Wellsburg, West Virginia (d. 2009)