July 12, 1970 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

Sport awardGolf Major

British Open Golf, St Andrews: Jack Nicklaus beats Doug Sanders by 1 stroke in event's first 18-hole playoff to win the 2nd of his 3 Open Championships

Birthdays in Sport

  • Chad Brown, NFL linebacker (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Jerry Ostroski, NFL guard (Buffalo Bills)
  • Markus Thomas, American WLAF running back (Scottish Claymores), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • Marsha Guialdo, San Juan Trinidad, 100m hurdler