On This Day

July 24, 1967 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • PGA Championship Men's Golf, Columbine CC: Don January wins his only major title in 18-hole playoff with Don Messengale (69-71)
  • Race riots in Detroit force postponement of Tigers-Orioles game

Birthdays in Sport

  • Nick Nurse, American basketball head coach (NBA C'ship 2019, Toronto Raptors; Canadian men's national team), born in Carroll, Iowa