August 1, 1961 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Cricketer Richie Benaud rips through England team for Aussie win at Old Trafford

Cricketer and Commentator Richie Benaud
Cricketer and Commentator
Richie Benaud

Birthdays in Sport

  • Andrew Nicholson, UK, NZ equestrian 3 day event (Olympics 1996)
  • Bart Conner, American parallel bars gymnist (Olympic gold 1984)
  • Bradford John Faxon Jr, Oceanport NJ, PGA golfer (1986 Provident)
  • Danny Blind, Dutch soccer star (Sparta/Ajax)
  • Mike Watkinson, cricketer (England off-spinner all-rounder v WI 1995)