On This Day

September 11, 1971 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

Sport awardTennis Open

US Open Women's Tennis: In an all-American final Billie Jean King beats doubles partner Rosemary Casals 6-4, 7-6

Tennis Legend Billie Jean King
Tennis Legend
Billie Jean King
Tennis Player Rosemary Casals
Tennis Player
Rosemary Casals

Birthdays in Sport

  • Mack Strong, American NFL fullback (Seattle Seahawks), born in Fort Benning, Georgia
  • Shelton Quarles, American football player, born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Todd Norman, NFL guard (Seattle Seahawks)