June 12, 1939 in Sport

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

Sport awardGolf Major

43rd US Golf Open: Byron Nelson shoots a 284 at Philadelphia Cricket Club PA

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Byron Nelson
  • Baseball Hall of Fame opens in Cooperstown, NY

Birthdays in Sport

  • Geoff Griffin, South African cricketer (South African quick, hat-trick & chuck v Eng 1960), born in Greytown, Natal Province, Union of South Africa (d. 2006)