November 1969 in Sport

Events in Sport


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Nov 2 Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA River Plantation Women's Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth
  • Nov 2 NFL record of 12 passing touchdowns, New Orleans Billy Kilmer & St L Charlie Johnson pass for 6 touchdowns each
  • Nov 16 US President Nixon becomes first president to attend a season NFL game while in office: the Dallas Cowboys beat the Washington Redskins 41-28
  • Nov 20 Gundappa Viswanath scores 137 on Test Cricket debut v Australia Kanpur

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Nov 20 Brazilian soccer icon Pele scores his 1,000th goal

Brazilian Football Legend Pele
Brazilian Football Legend
Pele
  • Nov 20 SF Giant Willie McCovey edges Tom Seaver as NL MVP
  • Nov 25 KC outfielder Lou Piniella is voted AL Rookie of Year
  • Nov 26 35th Heisman Trophy Award: Steve Owens, Oklahoma (RB)
  • Nov 29 34th Iron Bowl: Auburn beats Alabama 49-26 in Birmingham
  • Nov 30 57th CFL Grey Cup: Ottawa Rough Riders defeats Saskatchewan, 29-11

Birthdays in Sport

  • Nov 1 Barron Wortham, NFL linebacker (Houston/Tennessee Oilers)
  • Nov 1 Darryl Ashmore, NFL tackle (Washington Redskins)
  • Nov 1 Jill Reeve, Hoosick Falls NY, field hockey defender (Olympics-96)
  • Nov 1 Tie Domi, Windsor, NHL right wing (Toronto Maple Leafs)
  • Nov 2 Dwayne Gordon, NFL linebacker (San Diego Chargers, NY Jets)
  • Nov 3 Jim Mckenzie, Gull Lake, NHL left wing (Winnipeg Jets)
  • Nov 3 Leslie Shepherd, NFL wide receiver (Washington Redskins)
  • Nov 4 Jan Apell, Sweden, tennis star
  • Nov 4 Katrin Borchert, Germany, Australian canoeist (Olympics-96)
  • Nov 4 Tommy Henry, CFL defensive back (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • Nov 6 Don Wengert, Sioux City IA, pitcher (Oakland A's)
  • Nov 7 Michelle Morse, Ft Rucker Ala, WPVA volleyballer (US Open-13th-1995)
  • Nov 7 Tanya Dubnicoff, Winnipeg Manitoba, cyclist (Olympics-6th-92, 96)
  • Nov 8 Devon McDonald, NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts)
  • Nov 8 Ricardo McDonald, NFL linebacker (Cincinnati Bengals)
  • Nov 9 Angel Miranda, Arecieo Puerto Rico, pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers)
  • Nov 10 Arjan van der Laan, Dutch soccer player (Sparta)
  • Nov 10 Dan Farthing, CFL slot back (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • Nov 10 Ed Ward, Edmonton, NHL right wing (Calgary Flames)
  • Nov 10 Rod Milstead, NFL guard (SF 49ers)
  • Nov 10 Faustino Asprilla, Colombian footballer
  • Nov 10 Jens Lehmann, German footballer
  • Nov 11 Damion Easley, infielder (California Angels), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 11 Dave Moore, NFL tight end/fullback (Tampa Bay Bucs)
  • Nov 11 Jeff Sydner, NFL wide receiver/punt returner (NY Jets)
  • Nov 11 LaRee Pearl Sugg, Petersburg VA, LPGA golfer (1995 Hawaiian-15th)
  • Nov 11 Michael Owens, cricket pace bowler (NZ Test)
  • Nov 12 Iain Sydie, North York Ontario, badminton player (Olympics-96)
  • Nov 12 Trevor Shaw, CFL slot back (BC Lions)
  • Nov 12 Jason Cundy, English footballer and broadcaster
  • Nov 14 David Webb, WLAF defensive end (Scottish Claymores)
  • Nov 14 Mark Henderson, US, 4X100m butterfly (Olympics-gold-96)
  • Nov 14 Sue Stewart, basketball guard (Olympics-96), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Nov 15 Helen Kelesi, Canada, tennis star
  • Nov 15 Peter Martin, cricketer (Lancashire & England pace bowler 1995)
  • Nov 16 Mike Devlin, NFL guard/center (Buffalo Bills, Cardinals)
  • Nov 16 Thomas Ingalsbe, 238+ lbs (108+ kg) US weightlifter (Olympics-1996)
  • Nov 17 Takako Inque, Toride Japan, wrestler (Japan)
  • Nov 18 Lee Anne Ketcham, female pitcher (Silver Bullets), born in Tallahassee, Florida
  • Nov 18 Raghib Ismail, NFL wide receiver/kick returner (Oakland Raiders)
  • Nov 18 Sam Cassell, NBA guard (NJ Nets, Houston Rockets)
  • Nov 19 Rod Mapstone, Australian long jumper (Olympics-96)
  • Nov 20 Chris Harris, cricketer (son of Zin NZ all-rounder in ODI's)
  • Nov 20 Konstantin Semyonov, Israel, Men's pole vaulter (Oly-11th-1996)
  • Nov 20 Malvin Hunter, CFL defensive end (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • Nov 20 Richard Dickson Reid, NZ, road race cyclist (Olympics-96)
  • Nov 20 Silvia Sommaggio, Italian 5k runner
  • Nov 21 Ken Griffey, Jr., Donora, Pennsylvania, American baseball center fielder (Seattle Mariners, MVP 1997)
  • Nov 22 Byron Houston, NBA forward (Sacramento Kings)
  • Nov 22 John Parrella, NFL defensive tackle (San Diego Chargers)
  • Nov 24 Romesh Kaluwitharana, cricket (big-hit SL batsman, ton on Test debut)
  • Nov 25 Anthony Peeler, NBA guard (LA Lakers, Vancouver Grizzlies)
  • Nov 25 Donald Reynolds, WLAF defensive tackle (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Nov 26 Sam Militello, baseball player
  • Nov 26 Shawn Kemp, NBA forward (Cleveland Cavaliers, Seattle Supersonics)
  • Nov 28 Dale Carter, NFL cornerback (KC Chiefs)
  • Nov 28 Doug Petersen, CFL defensive end (Montreal Alouettes)
  • Nov 28 Marc Spindler, NFL defensive tackle/end (NY Jets, Detroit Lions)
  • Nov 28 Nick Knight, cricketer (England opening batsman 1995- )
  • Nov 28 Pedro Astacio, Hato Mayor Dom Rep, pitcher (LA Dodgers)
  • Nov 28 Pio Sagapolutele, NFL defensive tackle (NO Saints, Cleveland Browns)
  • Nov 28 Robb Nen, San Pedro, California, American MLB pitcher (Florida Marlins)
  • Nov 28 Sonia O'Sullivan, Ireland, 5k runner (Olympics-4th-92, 96)
  • Nov 29 Ben Iroha, soccer player (Vitesse)
  • Nov 29 Craig Evans, cricketer (Zimbabwe batsman 1996 World Cup)
  • Nov 29 J-Me Carney, cyclist (Olympics-96)
  • Nov 29 Mariano Rivera, Panama City Panama, pitcher (NY Yankees)
  • Nov 29 Pierre van Hooijdonk, Dutch soccer player (NAC, Celtic)
  • Nov 29 Kasey Keller, American soccer player
  • Nov 30 Larry Brown, NFL cornerback (Dallas Cowboys, Oakland Raiders)
  • Nov 30 Mark Lewis, Hamilton OH, infielder (Detroit Tigers)