On This Day

August 3, 1979 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

Sport awardPGA Championship

Sam Snead, at 67 years, 2 months and 7 days sets the record for the oldest player to make the cut in a major - PGA Championship at Oakland Hills CC

Golfer Sam Snead
Sam Snead

Birthdays in Sport

  • Kris Jenkins, American football player, born in Ypsilanti, Michigan

Divorces in Sport

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Professional boxer George Foreman (30) divorces Cynthia Lewis after more than a year of marriage

Boxing Champ George Foreman
Boxing Champ
George Foreman