December 1, 1974 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • American Jacqueline Hansen runs female world record marathon 2:43:54.5 in Culver City, California
  • South Africa is awarded the Davis Cup tennis title after India refuses to travel to South Africa for the final in protest of the South African government's apartheid policies

Birthdays in Sport

  • Costinha, Portuguese footballer
  • Richard Jordan, linebacker (Detroit Lions)