May 31, 1971 in Sport

Day of the Week: Monday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Brad Elberg, CFL running back (Winnipeg Blue Bombers)
  • Lenny McGill, NFL cornerback (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Murray Hocking, Victoria Australia, badminton player (Olympics 1996)
  • Troy Malave, Cumana Venezuela, outfielder (Boston Red Sox)

Deaths in Sport

  • Dainty Ironmonger, cricketer (74 wkts in 14 Tests after age 46), dies