May 1, 1971 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 97th Kentucky Derby: Gustavo Avila on Canonero II wins in 2:03.2

Birthdays in Sport

  • Ethan Albright, NFL tackle (Miami Dolphins, Buffalo Bills)
  • Renee Poetschka, Australian 200m/400m (Olympics 1992, 96)
  • Stuart Appleby, Australia PGA golfer, born in Cohuna, Australia