July 7, 1972 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

Sport awardTennis Open

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Billie Jean King earns her 8th Grand Slam singles title beating Evonne Goolagong of Australia 6-3, 6-3

Tennis Legend Billie Jean King
Tennis Legend
Billie Jean King

Birthdays in Sport

  • Aldi Henry, Canadian CFL defensive back (Calgary Stampeders), born in Montreal, Canada
  • Darnay Scott, American NFL wide receiver (Cin Bengals), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Lisa Leslie, American WNBA center (LA Sparks)/forward (Olympic gold 1996), born in Gardena, California
  • Manfred Stohl, Austrian rally driver, born in Vienna, Austria
  • Michael Westbrook, American NFL wide receiver (Washington Redskins), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Stoney Case, American NFL quarterback (Arizona Cardinals), born in Odessa, Texas