November 1973 in Sport

Events in Sport


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Nov 4 Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Lady Errol Golf Classic

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth
  • Nov 4 New Orleans Saints 1st shutout victory, 13-0 vs Buffalo Bills
  • Nov 4 The Netherlands experiences the first Car Free Sunday caused by the 1973 oil crisis. Highways are deserted and are solely used by cyclists and roller skaters.

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Nov 13 Oakland A's Reggie Jackson wins AL MVP unanimously

MLB Right Fielder Reggie Jackson
MLB Right Fielder
Reggie Jackson
  • Nov 14 Canada begins production of Olympic coins

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Nov 21 Pete Rose (Cincinnati Reds) wins MLB's NL MVP

MLB Player and Manager Pete Rose
MLB Player and Manager
Pete Rose
  • Nov 25 61st CFL Grey Cup: Ottawa Rough Riders defeats Edmonton Eskimos, 22-18

Birthdays in Sport

  • Nov 1 Geoff Horsfield, English footballer
  • Nov 2 Jason Smith, NHL defenseman (NJ Devils), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Nov 3 Derrick Alexander, American NFL defensive end (Minnesota Vikings), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • Nov 3 Nemone, athlete and broadcaster
  • Nov 5 Alexei Yashin, Sverdlovsk Russia, NHL center (Team Russia Olympic silver 1998, Ottawa Senators)
  • Nov 5 James Collins, NBA guard (LA Clippers)
  • Nov 5 Johnny Damon, American professional baseball outfielder (Kansas City Royals), born in Fort Riley, Kansas
  • Nov 5 Kate Anderson, Australian 1.5k/3k/5k runner (Olympics 1996)
  • Nov 5 Rupert Grant, NFL fullback (NE Patriots)
  • Nov 6 Taje Allen, American football player (St Louis Rams), born in Lubbock, Texas
  • Nov 7 Martín Palermo, Argentine footballer
  • Nov 8 Frantisek Kaberle, hockey defenseman (Team Czech Olympic gold 1998)
  • Nov 8 Nicole Teter, 800m runner, born in San Diego, California
  • Nov 9 Fred Lindberg, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics 1996)
  • Nov 9 Zisis Vryzas, Greek footballer
  • Nov 10 Cale Hulse, Edmonton, NHL defenseman (Calgary Flames)
  • Nov 10 Darius Holland, NFL defensive tackle (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • Nov 10 John Solomon, NFL defensive end (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Nov 10 Zahid Fazal, Pakistani cricket batsman (occasional Tests since 1992)
  • Nov 10 Patrik Berger, Czech footballer
  • Nov 11 Jason Bowen, Port Alice, NHL defenseman (Philadelphia Flyers)
  • Nov 11 Terrance Shaw, NFL cornerback (San Diego Chargers)
  • Nov 12 Colin Morgan, 78 kg judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Nov 12 Keith Morgan, 95 kg judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Nov 12 Zahir Shah, cricketer (attention-grabbing Rawalpindi leg-spinner)
  • Nov 13 George Harris, WLAF cornerback (London Monarchs)
  • Nov 14 Caroline Hall, Bristol England, golfer (Curtis Cup 1992)
  • Nov 14 DeRon Jenkins, cornerback (Baltimore Ravens)
  • Nov 14 Lawyer Milloy, strong safety (New England Patriots)
  • Nov 15 Jason Dunn, tight end (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Nov 15 Jorge Diaz, guard (Tampa Bay Buccaneers)
  • Nov 16 Howard Smothers, NFL guard (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Nov 16 Joe Hudepohl, American 800m freestyle relay (Olympic gold 1996)
  • Nov 16 Sedrick Shaw, running back (New England Patriots)
  • Nov 16 Christian Horner, British Formula One team owner
  • Nov 16 Brendan Laney, Scottish rugby player
  • Nov 17 Scott Rehberg, tackle (New England Patriots)
  • Nov 17 Eli Marrero, American baseball player
  • Nov 17 Bernd Schneider, German footballer
  • Nov 19 Daniel Meech, Hastings NZ, equestrian showjumper (Olympics 1996)
  • Nov 19 Jamir Miller, NFL outside linebacker (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Nov 20 Brad Keeney, WLAF defensive tackle (Scotland Claymores)
  • Nov 20 Matthew Smith, Australian field hockey forward (Olympics 1996)
  • Nov 21 Brent Smith, tackle (Miami Dolphins)
  • Nov 21 Danny Kanell, quarterback (NY Giants)
  • Nov 22 Alexandra Fusai, St Cloud France, tennis star (1995 Futures-Szczecin)
  • Nov 22 Brandon Paulsen, Coon Rapids Minn, greco-roman wrestler (Olympic silver 1996)
  • Nov 22 Cassie Campbell, ice hockey defenseman (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • Nov 22 Michael Murphy, Brisbane QLD Queensland Australia, diver (Olympics 1996)
  • Nov 23 Reggie Green, NFL guard (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Nov 24 Donny Brady, defensive back (Baltimore Ravens)
  • Nov 24 Kendel Shello, DL (Indianapolis Colts)
  • Nov 25 Erick Strickland, NBA guard (Dallas Mavericks)
  • Nov 25 Yatil Green, wide receiver (Miami Dolphins)
  • Nov 26 John Zimmerman, pairs skater (& Steigler), born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • Nov 27 Nick Ferguson, CFL defensive back (Winnipeg Blue Bombers)
  • Nov 27 Reginald Lee, WLAF linebacker (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Nov 29 Craig Glassock, cricketer (NSW wicket-keeper 1994-95)
  • Nov 29 Dick van Burik, soccer player (Ajax/NAC)
  • Nov 29 Duane Butler, safety (Minnesota Vikings)
  • Nov 29 Ryan Giggs, Welsh footballer
  • Nov 30 Jay Hamilton, CFL running back (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • Nov 30 Ty Howard, cornerback (Arizona Cardinals)

Weddings in Sport


HeartWedding of Interest

Nov 10 Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully (45) weds Sandra Hunt

Sportscaster Vin Scully
Sportscaster
Vin Scully

HeartWedding of Interest

Nov 12 MLB baseball player Hank Aaron (39) weds Billye Aaron

Baseball Player Hank Aaron
Baseball Player
Hank Aaron

Deaths in Sport

  • Nov 19 Cyril Allcott, cricketer (6 Tests for NZ, 113 runs & 6 wickets), dies