On This Day

January 12, 1966 in Sport

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Boston Celtics coach Red Auerbach records his 1,000th NBA career victory (regular season and playoffs), 114-102 over the Los Angeles Lakers in Boston

NBA Head Coach Red Auerbach
NBA Head Coach
Red Auerbach

Birthdays in Sport

  • Craig Parry, Australian golfer (US Open 1993 3rd; PGA Tour titles), born in Sunshine, Victoria
  • Linda Ferrando, Italian tennis star, born in Genoa, Italy