January 16, 1972 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • Atje Keulen-Deelstra becomes European all-round lady skating champ
  • Super Bowl VI, Tulane Stadium, New Orleans: Dallas Cowboys beat Miami Dolphins, 24-3; MVP: Roger Staubach, Dallas, QB

Birthdays in Sport

  • Desiree Leipham, WPVA volleyballer (Nationals-17th-1995), born in Spokane, Washington
  • Joe Horn, Tupelo, Mississippi, American NFL wide receiver (KC Chiefs)
  • Lee McIntyre, Peak Hill Aust, golfer (T3 1995 NSW Trainee Champ)
  • Salah Hissou, Moroccan long-distance runner