January 26, 1960 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • High-school basketball sensation Danny Heater scores 135 points
  • Oakland Raiders enter the American Football League

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pete Rozelle elected NFL commissioner on 23rd ballot

NFL Commissioner Pete Rozelle
NFL Commissioner
Pete Rozelle

Birthdays in Sport

  • Gary Plummer, NFL linebacker (San Diego Chargers, SF 49ers)
  • Jeanette Bolden, 4x100m runner (Olympic gold 1984), born in Los Angeles, California