May 12, 1971 in Sport

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Craig Novitsky, NFL tackle (New Orleans Saints)
  • Tommy Johnson, WLAF cornerback (Amsterdam Admirals)

Deaths in Sport

  • Heinie Manush, American baseball player (b. 1901)
  • Johnny Taylor, Australian cricketer (20 Tests 1920-26, 997 runs), dies at 75
  • Tor Johnson [Tore Johansson], Swedish wrestler and actor (Bride of the Monster), dies at 67