June 28, 1975 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Reigning PGA Championship winner Lee Trevino and playing partners Jerry Heard, Bobby Nichols, Jim Ahern and Tony Jacklin are struck by lightning at Western Open; suffer minor burns
  • The South African rugby team beats France 33-18 in Pretoria

Birthdays in Sport

  • Chad Green, American baseball outfielder (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Dunkirk, New York

Deaths in Sport

  • Serge Reding, Belgian weightlifter (b. 1941)