On This Day

November 29, 1974 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • 39th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 17-13 in Birmingham

Birthdays in Sport

  • Pavol Demitra, NHL right wing (Ottawa Senators, Blues), born in Dubnica nad Váhom, Slovakia (d. 2011)

Deaths in Sport

  • James J. Braddock, American boxer (World Heavyweight champion 1935-37), dies at 69