On This Day

July 23, 1968 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Amy Fruwirth, American golfer (ANA Inspiration 1997 3rd), born in Cypress, California
  • Chris Kerber, American lightweight rower (Olympics 1996), born in Collingswood, New Jersey
  • Elden Campbell, American NBA forward and center (LA Lakers), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Gary Payton, American basketball guard (Olympic gold 1996, 2000; NBA All-Star 1994–98, 2000–03; Seattle SuperSonics), born in Oakland, California
  • Stephanie Seymour, American model (Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover-1988), born in San Diego, California

Deaths in Sport

  • Don Lillis, NFL president (NY Jets)
1968 in Sport