On This Day

August 11, 1974 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport


Sport awardPGA Championship

PGA Championship Men's Golf, Tanglewood Park: Lee Trevino wins the first of his 2 PGA C'ships, 1 stroke ahead of defending champion Jack Nicklaus


Birthdays in Sport

  • Anju Jain, Indian cricketer(women's team)
  • Audrey Mestre, French diver

Deaths in Sport

  • Jack Hill, Australian cricketer (3 Tests for Australia 1953-55, 8 wickets), dies at 51