On This Day

March 4, 1961 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 8th ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: Wake Forest beats Duke, 96-81

Birthdays in Sport

  • David "Tinker" Juarez, American BMX and cross-country mountain bike racer, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini, American boxer (WBA lightweight champion), born in Youngstown, Ohio
  • Sabine Everts, former German track athlete