July 2, 1964 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Sport

  • DeAnne Hemmens, sprint kayaker (Olympics 1996), born in San Francisco, California
  • Joe Magrane, baseball player
  • Jose Canseco, outfielder (Oak A's, Red Sox, 1988 AL MVP), born in Havana, Cuba
  • Ozzie Canseco, Cuban-born American baseball player
  • Shannon Ritter, jockey

Deaths in Sport

  • Glenn "Fireball" Roberts, American auto racer (Daytona 500 1962), dies from injuries in May 24 crash at 35