On This Day

January 11, 1967 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • San Diego is granted an NBA franchise to be called the Rockets; franchise moves to Houston for the 1971-72 season

Birthdays in Sport

  • Richmond Webb, NFL tackle (Miami Dolphins)
  • Ronnie Stern, St-Agathe, NHL right wing (Calgary Flames)