December 27, 1959 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • National Football League Championship, Memorial Stadium, Baltimore: Baltimore Colts beat New York Giants, 31-16; Colts score 24 straight points in 4th quarter

Birthdays in Sport

  • Andre Tippett, NFL linebacker (New England Patriots)
  • Mary Holland, WPVA volleyballer, born in San Diego, California