September 1938 in Sport

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Events in Sport

Results 1 - 9 of 9

3rd - 1940 Olympic site changed from Tokyo Japan to Helsinki Finland
4th - Vainio Muinonen wins 2nd European marathoner (2:37:28.8)
13th - Alexander Cartwright selects to Baseball's Hall of Fame
17th - 52nd US Womens Tennis: Alice Marble beats Nancye Wynne Bolton (6-0 6-3)
17th - 58th US Mens Tennis: J Donald Budge beats C Gene Mako (6-3 6-8 6-2 6-1)
17th - Don Budge wins US Tennis open & completes Grand Slam
18th - Chicago Bears beat Green Bay Packers 2-0
24th - Alice Marble wins her 2nd singles US tennis title
24th - Don Budge becomes 1st tennis player to win a grand slam

Birthdays in Sport

Results 1 - 7 of 7

9th - Richard Sharpe, English rugby player
15th - Gaylord Perry, baseball player (1972 AL Cy Young winner)
15th - Rafael H Osuna, tennis champ (US Open - 1963)
20th - Tom Tresh, NY Yankee (1962 AL Rookie of Year)
22nd - Gene Mingo, American football player
23rd - Clifford Ann Creed, LPGA golfer
29th - Mike McCormick, MLB Pitcher (SF Giants, Cy Young 1967)

Deaths in Sport

Results 1 - 1 of 1

6th - John Stuart Hindmarsh, British racing driver and aviator (b. 1907)


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