September 8, 1969 in Sport

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • US amateur Men's Tennis: Stan Smith beats Bob Lutz (97 63 61)

Sport awardTennis Open

US Open Women's Tennis: Australian Margaret Court wins her 3rd US title and 16th Grand Slam singles event; beats Nancy Richey 6-2, 6-2

Tennis Player and Two-Time Major Champion Nancy Richey
Tennis Player and Two-Time Major Champion
Nancy Richey

Birthdays in Sport

  • Gary Speed, Welsh footballer
  • Lars Bohinen, Norwegian footballer
  • Oswaldo Ibarra, Ecuadorian footballer