September 4, 1972 in Sport

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • US swimmer Mark Spitz becomes 1st athlete to win 7 olympic gold medals

Birthdays in Sport

  • Daniel Nestor, Canadian tennis player (Olympics 1996), born in Belgrade, Yugoslavia
  • Jason Fisk, NFL defensive tackle (Minnesota Vikings)
  • Norman Hand, NFL defensive tackle (Miami Dolphins)

Deaths in Sport

  • Alan Kippax, cricketer (1st-class batting average 67), dies