On This Day

June 3, 1967 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

Sport awardFrench Open Men's Tennis

French Championships Men's Tennis: Roy Emerson beats fellow Australian Tony Roche 6-1, 6-4, 2-6, 6-2 for his 12th and final Grand Slam title

Tennis Player Roy Emerson
Tennis Player
Roy Emerson
Tennis Player and Coach Tony Roche
Tennis Player and Coach
Tony Roche
  • French Championships Women's Tennis: Local favourite Françoise Dürr beats Lesley Turner of Australia 4-6, 6-3, 6-4

Birthdays in Sport

  • Tamás Darnyi, Hungarian swimmer (4 Olympic gold 200/400m medley 1988, 92), born in Budapest, Hungary
  • William "Bill" Carlucci, rower (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
1967 in Sport