On This Day

September 2, 1974 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

Sport awardPGA Players Championship

PGA Tournament Players Championship, Atlanta CC: Jack Nicklaus wins inaugural event; first of his 3 TPC titles, 2 strokes ahead of runner-up J. C. Snead

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jason Lawson, NBA center (Orlando Magic)
  • Karina Wieland, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)