On This Day

November 16, 1969 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • US President Nixon becomes first president to attend a season NFL game while in office: the Dallas Cowboys beat the Washington Redskins 41-28

Birthdays in Sport

  • Mike Devlin, American NFL guard/center (Buffalo Bills, Cardinals), born in Blacksburg, Virginia
  • Thomas Ingalsbe, 238+ lbs (108+ kg) US weightlifter (Olympics 1996)
1969 in Sport