On This Day

December 8, 1967 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • NHL California Seals change name to Oakland Seals

Birthdays in Sport

  • Darren Sheridan, English footballer and manager, born in Stretford, United Kingdom
  • Jeff George, American NFL quarterback (Atlanta Falcons, Oakland Raiders), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Ron George, American linebacker (Minnesota Vikings), born in Heidelberg, Germany
  • Tony Mayberry, American NFL center (Tampa Bay Bucs), born in Würzburg, Germany