On This Day

August 12, 1973 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

Sport awardPGA Championship

PGA Championship Men's Golf, Canterbury GC: Jack Nicklaus wins 3rd of 5 PGA C'ships by 4 from Bruce Crampton of Australia

Birthdays in Sport

  • Joseba Beloki, Spanish cyclist
  • Latasha Byears, WNBA guard (Sacramento Monarchs)
  • Todd Marchant, NHL center (Edmonton Oilers), born in Buffalo, New York

Deaths in Sport

  • John Clay, cricketer (Glamorgan offie in only Test 1935), dies