July 21, 1972 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • Los Angeles Dodgers release and end career of knuckleball pitcher Hoyt Wilhelm

Birthdays in Sport

  • Dennis Military man, soccer player (Sparta/Vitesse)
  • Joe Rudolph, NFL guard (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Kimera Bartee, outfielder (Detroit Tigers), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Lilach Parisky, Israel, Women's foil fencer (Olympics 1996)
  • Martin Miller, CFL safety (BC Lions)

Deaths in Sport

  • Ralph Craig, American athlete (Olympic gold 1912), dies at 83