September 5, 1960 in Sport

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport


Event of interestEvent of Interest

A. J. Foyt wins the first of 67 Indy car victories at Du Quoin, Illinois. State Fairgrounds

Racing Car Driver A. J. Foyt
Racing Car Driver
A. J. Foyt

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Cassius Clay [Muhammad Ali] wins Olympic light heavyweight gold medal

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Muhammad Ali
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Muhammad Ali

Birthdays in Sport

  • Rob Stull, American pentathlete (Olympic-92), born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Willie Gault, American NFL receiver (Chicago Bears, LA Raiders), born in Griffin, Georgia