On This Day

July 10, 1971 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 100th British Open Men's Golf, Royal Birkdale: Lee Trevino wins the first of his consecutive Open Championships, a stroke ahead of Lu Liang-Huan of Taiwan

Birthdays in Sport

  • Adam Foote, NHL defenseman (Colorado Avalanche, Team Canada), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Brent Alexander, NFL defensive back (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Gregory Goodridge, Barbadian footballer
1971 in Sport