January 7, 1966 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • Gene Kiniski beats Lou Thesz in St Louis, to become NWA wrestling champion

Birthdays in Sport

  • Corrie Sanders, Pretoria, South Africa, boxer, (WBO heavyweight champion, 2003), (d. 2012)
  • Jennifer Luff, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Randy Burridge, Fort Erie, NHL left wing (Buffalo Sabres)