On This Day

June 3, 1950 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • French Championships Men's Tennis: Budge Patty wins first of 2 Grand Sam titles that year; beats Jaroslav Drobný 6-1, 6-2, 3-6, 5-7, 7-5
  • French Championships Women's Tennis: Doris Hart beats fellow American Patricia Todd 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 for her 1st of 2 French singles titles

Birthdays in Sport

  • Marlene Elejarde, 4x100m runner (Olympic silver 1968), born in Havana, Cuba