What Happened on December 27, 1971

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st Fiesta Bowl: #8 Arizona State beats Florida State, 45-38

Famous Birthdays

  • Bryan Smolinski, NHL forward (Team USA, Pitts Penguins), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • Duncan Ferguson, Scottish footballer
  • James Stewart, NFL running back (Jacksonville Jaguars, Detroit Lions), born in Fairfield, Texas