On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 2007

Historical Events

  • 12th Big 12 Championship Game: #9 Oklahoma beats #1 Missouri, 38-17
  • 16th SEC Championship Game: #5 LSU beats #14 Tennessee, 21-14
  • 3rd ACC Championship Game: #6 Virginia Tech beats #12 Boston College, 30-16
  • Davis Cup Tennis, Portland, Oregan: Bob and Mike Bryan team to give US an unassailable 3-0 lead (ends 4-1) over Russia; beat Nikolay Davydenko and Igor Andreev 7-6, 6-4, 6-2; 32nd US title

Sports History

T. C. Williams High School’s newly constructed basketball court is named after Earl Lloyd


Famous Deaths

  • Anton Rodgers, British actor (May to December), dies at 74
  • Ken McGregor, Australian tennis player (Australian C'ship 1952), dies of stomach cancer at 78
  • Sally L. Smith, American educator and founder (Lab School of Washington), dies at 78
2007 Highlights

About December 1, 2007

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 14 years and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius