June 30, 1969 in Sport

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • Derek Clayton of Australia sets Marathon record at 2:08:34

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jim Montgomery, NHL center (Philadelphia Flyers), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Ken Gernander, Grand Rapids, NHL center (NY Rangers)
  • Kristina Farrar Stookey, Martha Vineyard MA, 470 sailor (Olympic 4th 1996)

Person of interestSanath Jayasuriya

Sanath Jayasuriya, Sri Lankan cricket opening batsmen (MVP-1996 World Cup), born in Matara, Sri Lanka