On This Day

June 4, 1972 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • French Open Men's Tennis: Andrés Gimeno of Spain wins his only major singles title; beats Frenchman Patrick Proisy 4-6, 6-3, 6-1, 6-1

Birthdays in Sport

  • Derian Hatcher, American hockey defenseman (NHL All Star 1997, Dallas Stars), born in Sterling Heights, Michigan