May 1, 1981 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Tennis player Billie Jean King acknowledges a lesbian relationship with Marilyn Barnett - becoming first prominent sportswoman to come out

Tennis Legend Billie Jean King
Tennis Legend
Billie Jean King

Birthdays in Sport

  • Aliaksandr Hleb, Belarusian soccer winger (VfB Stuttgart, Arsenal), born in Minsk, Belarus
  • Wes Welker, American NFL wide receiver/coach (5 x Pro Bowls), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma