On This Day

November 27, 1971 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 36th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 31-7 in Birmingham

Birthdays in Sport

  • Larry Allen, NFL guard/tackle (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Nick Van Exel, NBA guard (LA Lakers)

Weddings in Sport

LoveWedding of Interest

MLB center fielder Willie Mays (40) weds Mae Louise Allen in Mexico City

MLB Legend Willie Mays
MLB Legend
Willie Mays

Deaths in Sport

  • Joe Guyon, American NFL halfback (Canton, Cleveland, Oorang, Rock I, etc), dies at 79