On This Day

December 22, 1964 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

Sport awardFootball Awards

Ballon d'Or: Manchester United striker Denis Law wins award for best European football player; beats Inter midfielder Luis Suárez and Real Madrid winger Amancio Amaro; first Scotsman to win the award

Football Player Luis Suárez
Football Player
Luis Suárez

Birthdays in Sport

  • Mike Jackson, US pitcher (Seattle Mariners), born in Houston, Texas