On This Day

December 26, 1966 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Rickey Dixon, American College Football Hall of Fame cornerback (Jim Thorpe Award 1987; Oklahoma Sooners; Cincinnati Bengals, LA Raiders), born in Dallas, Texas (d. 2020)
  • Tim Legler, NBA guard (Washington Wizards/Bullets), born in Washington, D.C.