On This Day

January 1, 1964 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • 30th Orange Bowl: #6 Nebraska beats #5 Auburn, 13-7
  • 30th Sugar Bowl: #8 Alabama beats #7 Mississippi, 12-7
  • 50th Rose Bowl: #3 Illinois beats Washington, 17-7

Deaths in Sport

  • Alf Hall, South African cricket fast bowler (7 Tests, 40 wickets), dies at 67