December 5, 1974 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • 1st Wash Cap penalty shot, Tom Williams unsuccessful vs Buff Sabres
  • Birmingham Americans defeat the Florida Blazers 22-21 in the WFL's World Bowl
  • NFL's Seattle Seahawks forms
  • Tom Williams is unsuccessful on Wash Capitals 1st NHL penalty shot

Birthdays in Sport

  • Charlie Batch, National Football League quarterback

Deaths in Sport

  • Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman, American tennis player (US Open 1909-11), dies at 87