On This Day

October 27, 1966 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Brad Lauer, Canadian NHL right wing (Pitts Penguins), born in Humboldt, Canada
  • Timm Rosenbach, NFL quarterback (New Orleans Saints), born in Everett, Washington

Deaths in Sport

  • Nigel Haig, English cricket all-rounder (5 Tests; 1,000 runs and 100 wickets 1921, 27, 29 Middlesex), dies at 78