On This Day

November 7, 1970 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Argentine boxer Carlos Monzon upsets defending champion Nino Benvenuti of Italy in 12th round KO in Rome to win WBC, WBA middleweight titles

Birthdays in Sport

  • Andre Hastings, NFL wide receiver (Pittsburgh Steelers, New Orleans Saints)
  • Andy Houston, American NASCAR driver
  • Kris[ten] Fillat, field hockey forward (Olympics 1996), born in San Diego, California
  • Marc Rosset, tennis star (1992 French Doubles), born in Geneva, Switzerland