On This Day

November 27, 1965 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 1966 NFL Draft: Tommy Nobis from University of Texas first pick by Atlanta Falcons
  • 30th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 30-3 in Birmingham
  • CFL Grey Cup, CNE Stadium, Toronto: Hamilton Tiger-Cats defeat Winn Blue Bombers, 22-16; strong winds meant all scoring occurred by the team going with the wind

Birthdays in Sport

  • Danielle Ammaccapane, American golfer (7 LPGA Tour titles), born in Babylon, New York
  • Kathleen Heddle, Trail BC, rower (Olympic gold 1992/96)
  • Raffaella Ragge, Italian tennis star