On This Day

July 3, 1940 in Sport

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • C├ęsar Tovar, Venezuelan MLB baseball player (Minnesota Twins), born in Caracas, Venezuela (d. 1994)
  • Lance Larson, American 100m freestyle swimmer (Olympic silver 1960), born in Monterey Park, California

Deaths in Sport

  • George Shepstone, cricketer (2 Tests for South Africa 1896-99), dies