September 1, 1971 in Sport

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • John Newcombe is 1st male top-seed to lose in 1st round of US Open

Birthdays in Sport

  • Gabe Wilkins, NFL defensive end (GB Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • Hakan Şükür, Turkish footballer
  • Moses Kiptanui, Kenyan 3K runner (world record)