On This Day

July 4, 1971 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Brendan Donnelly, American baseball player, born in Washington, D.C.
  • Steve Rucchin, Canadian NHL center (Anaheim Mighty Ducks), born in Thunder Bay, Canada

Deaths in Sport

  • Joe Cox, South African cricket fast medium bowler (3 Tests; Natal), dies at 85
1971 in Sport