On This Day

July 4, 1981 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

Sport awardWimbledon Men's Tennis

Wimbledon Men's Tennis: John McEnroe ends Björn Borg's streak of 5 straight Wimbledon titles with a famous 4-6, 7-6, 7-6, 6-4 victory

Tennis Player John McEnroe
Tennis Player
John McEnroe
Tennis Player Björn Borg
Tennis Player
Björn Borg

Birthdays in Sport

  • Francisco Cruceta, Dominican baseball player, born in La Vega, Dominican Republic