On This Day

August 9, 1938 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Otto Rehhagel, German football manager, born in Essen, Germany

Person of interestRod Laver

Rod Laver AC MBE, Australian tennis player (1962, 1969 Grand Slam; 11 x Grand Slam singles titles; 8 x Pro major titles), born in Rockhampton, Queensland

Tennis Player Rod Laver
Tennis Player
Rod Laver

1938 in Sport