On This Day

June 15, 1972 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Andrew Pettitte, Baton Rouge LA, pitcher (NY Yankees)
  • DeWayne Patterson, CFL defensive tackle (Calgary Stampeders)
  • Jean Francois Labbe, Sherbrooke, NHL goalie (Colorado Avalanche)
  • Justin Leonard, American golfer (British Open 1997; 12 PGA Tour titles), born in Dallas, Texas
  • Lianne Bennion, rower (Olympics 1996), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Ramiro Mendoza, Los Santos Panama, pitcher (NY Yankees)
  • Tony Clark, American infielder (Detroit Tigers), born in Newton, Kansas