On This Day

June 5, 1983 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

French Open Men's Tennis

French Open: Home town favourite Yannick Noah wins his 1st and only career Grand Slam title; beats defending champion Mats Wilander of Sweden 6-2, 7-5, 7-6

Birthdays in Sport

  • Bill Bray, American MLB player, born in Virginia Beach, Virginia
  • Marques Colston, American football player (New Orleans Saints), born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
1983 in Sport