On This Day

November 8, 1966 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Frank Robinson, Baltimore Orioles outfielder, selected as AL MVP,first player to win MVP in both leagues

Baseball Outfielder and Manager Frank Robinson
Baseball Outfielder and Manager
Frank Robinson

Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Lyndon B. Johnson signs anti-trust immunity to AFL-NFL merger

36th US President Lyndon B. Johnson
36th US President
Lyndon B. Johnson

Birthdays in Sport

  • Michael Soles, CFL fullback (Montreal Alouettes), born in Pointe-Claire, Canada
  • Ulrich Cruden, Suriname soccer player (NEC), born in Paramaribo, Suriname
1966 in Sport