July 1935 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Jul 2 Great Britain boxing team beat US team in 1st international Golden Gloves
  • Jul 5 Chicago Cubs are 10½ games back in NL, go on to win the pennant
  • Jul 5 55th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Fred Perry beats G von Cramm (6-2 6-4 6-4)
  • Jul 6 48th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Helen Moody beats H Jacobs (6-3 3-6 7-5)
  • Jul 8 3rd All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 4-1 at Municipal Stadium, Cleve
  • Jul 28 29th Tour de France won by Romain Maes of Belgium

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jul 8 John David Crow, football player (Heisman Trophy 1957)
  • Jul 12 Chris Burger, cricketer (South African batsman v Australia 1957-58)
  • Jul 15 Alex Karras, NFLer (Detroit Lions)/actor (George-Webster), born in Gary, Indiana (d. 2012)
  • Jul 15 Donn Clendenon, baseball player (d. 2005)
  • Jul 18 Tenley Albright, figure skater (Olympic gold 1952, 56), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jul 21 Moe Drabowsky, baseball player (d. 2006)
  • Jul 22 Tom Cartwright, England cricket medium pacer (5 Tests 1964-65)
  • Jul 23 Cleveland Dunkin, rocker (Penguins)
  • Jul 24 George Varnals, South African cricket batsman (England 1964-65)
  • Jul 25 Larry Sherry, American baseball player (d. 2006)
  • Jul 27 Billy McCullough, Northern Irish footballer

Deaths in Sport

  • Jul 15 Alfred Archer, cricketer (England batsman in one Test 1899), dies