On This Day

May 17, 1972 in Sport

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Elena Wagner, Sofia Bulgaria, tennis star (1996 ITF/Redbridge-GBR)
  • John Burrough, NFL defensive tackle (Atlanta Falcons)

Deaths in Sport

  • Sir Gordon Lowe, British tennis player, Member of Parliament (Australasian C'ship 1915), dies at 87