On This Day

November 1967 in Sports History

Events in Sport

  • Nov 5 New Orleans Saints 1st NFL victory, beat Philadelphia Eagles 31-24

Sports History

Nov 15 Boston's Carl Yastrzemski wins AL MVP

Sports History

Nov 20 Mets pitcher Tom Seaver (16-12) is named NL Rookie of Year

  • Nov 28 33rd Heisman Trophy Award: Gary Beban, UCLA (QB)

Birthdays in Sport

  • Nov 2 Derek Porter, Canadian rower (Olympic gold M8 1992; World C'ship gold single sculls 1993), born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Nov 3 John Tomac, American professional cyclist (Mountain Bike Hall of Fame), born in Owosso, Michigan
  • Nov 4 Alex Rousseau, US water polo 2m Offense (Olympic 4th 1992, 96), born in Paris, France
  • Nov 4 Asif Mujtaba, Pakistani cricketer (Pakistani lefty batsman), born in Karachi, Pakistan
  • Nov 4 Eric Karros, American infielder (LA Dodgers), born in Hackansack, New Jersey
  • Nov 5 Frank Pollack, American NFL tackle (SF 49ers), born in Camp Springs, Maryland
  • Nov 5 Grant Leury, Australian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • Nov 5 Steve Wagner, field hockey goalkeeper (Olympics 1996), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Nov 6 Dennis Brown, NFL defensive end (SF 49ers), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 6 Shuzo Matsuoka, Japanese tennis star (1995 USTA/Binghampton), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Nov 8 Frantisek Kaberle, Czech ice hockey forward (Team Czech Rep), born in Kladno, Czechia
  • Nov 8 Henry Rodriguez, Dominican baseball outfielder (Montreal Expos), born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Nov 8 Jay Taylor, American NFL cornerback (KC Chiefs), born in San Diego, California
  • Nov 9 Scott Bianco, 90 kg freestyle wrestler (Olympics 1996), born in Kamloops, British Columbia
  • Nov 9 Ricky Otto, English footballer, born in London
  • Nov 10 Jed Roberts, Canadian CFL defensive tackle (Edmonton Eskimos), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • Nov 10 Jackie Fairweather, Australian triathlete (ITU World Championships gold 1996), born in Perth, Western Australia (d. 2014)
  • Nov 11 Bill Musgrave, American NFL quarterback and coach (Denver Broncos), born in Grand Junction, Colorado
  • Nov 11 Gil de Ferran, Brazilian race car driver, born in Paris, France

Michael Moorer

Nov 12 Michael Moorer, American boxing heavyweight champ (defeated Holyfield-1994), born in Brooklyn, New York

  • Nov 13 Steve Christie, NFL kicker (Buffalo Bills)
  • Nov 15 Greg Anthony, NBA guard (Vancouver Grizzlies, Seattle Supersonics)
  • Nov 15 Laura Garrone, Italian tennis star
  • Nov 15 Gustavo Poyet, Uruguayan footballer
  • Nov 16 Lawrence Dawsey, NFL wide receiver (Tampa Bay Bucs)
  • Nov 17 Howard Griffith, NFL running back (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • Nov 18 Jocelyn Lemieux, Mont Laurier, NHL right wing (Calgary Flames)
  • Nov 18 Tom Gordon, Sebring FL, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)
  • Nov 19 Gary Disarcina, American infielder (California Angels), born in Maiden, Massachusetts
  • Nov 20 Alex Arias, American infielder (Florida Marlins), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 20 Chris Childs, NBA guard (NJ Nets, NY Knicks), born in Bakersfield, California
  • Nov 21 Tripp Cromer, American baseball player, born in Lake City, North Carolina
  • Nov 21 Toshihiko Koga, Japanese judoka (Olympic gold - 71kgs 1992; silver 1996), born in Kitashigeyasu, Saga, Japan (d. 2021)

Boris Becker

Nov 22 Boris Becker, German tennis player (Wimbledon 1985, 86, 89), born in Leimen, Germany

  • Nov 22 Donald Hollas, quarterback (Oakland Raiders)
  • Nov 23 Brian Glynn, German NHL defenseman (Hartford Whalers), born in Iserlohn, West Germany
  • Nov 23 Diane O'Grady, Canadian rower (Olympics 1996), born in North Bay, Ontario
  • Nov 23 Gary Kirsten, South African cricket batsman and coach (101 Tests, 7,289 runs @ 45.27, 21 x 100s), born in Cape Town, South Africa
  • Nov 24 Al Martin, Covina CA, outfielder (Pittsburgh Pirates)
  • Nov 24 Ben McDonald, Baton Rouge LA, pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers)
  • Nov 24 Cal Eldred, baseball player
  • Nov 25 Andrea Stinson, WNBA guard (Charlotte Sting)
  • Nov 25 Anthony Nesty, Suriname swimmer (Suriname's 1st Olympic gold medal 100m butterfly 1988), born in Trinidad & Tobago
  • Nov 26 Ridley Jacobs, Antiguan cricket wicket-keeper (West Indian ODI 1996), born in Swetes Village, Antigua and Barbuda
  • Nov 27 Garry Valk, Canadian NHL left wing, 1990-2003 (Anaheim Mighty Ducks, Toronto Maple Leafs, and 3 other teams) and broadcaster (Vancouver Canucks), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • Nov 27 Laura Golarsa, Italian tennis star (Oklahoma City doubles), born in Milan, Italy
  • Nov 28 José del Solar, Peruvian footballer
  • Nov 29 Sean Carlin, Australian hammer thrower (Olympics-8-1992, 96), born in Adelaide, Australia
  • Nov 30 Gary Jones, NFL safety (NY Jets)

Deaths in Sport

  • Nov 14 C. K. Nayudu, Indian cricketer (7 Tests for India in 30's), dies at 72
  • Nov 23 Freddie Martin, West Indian cricket batsman, (9 Tests 486 runs 1 century), dies at 74