On This Day

July 7, 1974 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup Final, Olympiastadion, Munich, Germany: Striker Gerd Müller scores 43rd minute winner as West Germany beats the Netherlands, 2-1

  • Milwaukee's Don Money sets MLB record for consecutive errorless games at 3rd base (78) in Brewers 8-5 win v Twins
  • New Zealand imposes a blanket ban on sports teams from South Africa

Birthdays in Sport

  • Patrick Lalime, Canadian NHL goalie (Pitts Penguins), born in Saint-Bonaventure, California
1974 in Sport