April 16, 1972 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 1st Colgate Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Jane Blalock
  • Chicago Cub Burt Hooton no-hits Phillies, 1-0

Birthdays in Sport

  • Conchita Martinez, Monzon Spain, tennis star (1996 final Indian Wells)
  • Jim Ballard, NFL/WLAF quarterback (Scottish Claymores, Buffalo Bills)
  • Mario Bradley, WLAF cornerback (London Monarchs)