January 1, 1966 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 32nd Orange Bowl: #4 Alabama beats #3 Nebraska, 39-28
  • 32nd Sugar Bowl: #6 Missouri beats Florida, 20-18
  • 52nd Rose Bowl: #5 UCLA beats #1 Michigan State, 14-12

Birthdays in Sport

  • Mika Nieminen, Tampere FIN, hockey forward (Team Finland, Olympic bronze 1998)