On This Day

September 10, 1966 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Muhammad Ali TKOs Karl Mildenberger in 12 for heavyweight boxing title

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Muhammad Ali
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Muhammad Ali

Birthdays in Sport

  • Joe Nieuwendyk, Canadian NHL center (Stanley Cup 1989 Calgary, 1999 Dallas, 2003 New Jersey; Olympic gold 2002), born in Oshawa, Ontario

Deaths in Sport

  • James Langridge, cricketer (242 runs & 19 wkts for England), dies
1966 in Sport