On This Day

Sports Stars Married and Divorced in 1971

Weddings in Sport

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

May 28 NBA center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (24) weds school teacher Janice Brown

Steve Garvey

Oct 27 Baseball player Steve Garvey (22) weds Cyndy Truman

Willie Mays

Nov 27 MLB center fielder Willie Mays (40) weds Mae Louise Allen in Mexico City

George Foreman

Dec 24 Professional boxer George Foreman (22) weds Adrienne Calhoun