On This Day

March 12, 1966 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

Sports record brokenNHL Record

Bobby Hull's 51st goal of season, sets record

NHL Legend Bobby Hull
NHL Legend
Bobby Hull

Birthdays in Sport

  • Alecia Stephenson, North softball ss (Olympics 1996), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Erich Fischer, American Olympic water polo forward (Olympic-92), born in Dinuba, California
  • Grant Long, NBA forward (Detroit Pistons, Atlanta Hawks)
  • John Thompson III, NCAA Basketball Head Coach
1966 in Sport