November 1975 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Nov 2 Summit in Houston opens - Rockets beat Milwaukee Bucks, 104-89
  • Nov 4 Orioles Jim Palmer wins his 2nd Cy Young Award
  • Nov 12 NY Mets Tom Seaver wins his 3rd Cy Young Award
  • Nov 12 25th NASCAR Sprint Cup: Richard Petty wins
  • Nov 12 7h Rugby League World Cup: Australia beats England 25-0
  • Nov 16 Sandra Haynie wins LPGA Jacksonville Ladies Golf Open
  • Nov 18 Calvin Murphy (Houston) ends NBA free throw streak of 58 games
  • Nov 19 Reds 2nd baseman Joe Morgan is named NL MVP
  • Nov 23 63rd CFL Grey Cup: Edmonton Eskimos defeats Montreal Alouettes, 9-8
  • Nov 23 Bob Thomas of Chicago Bears kicks 55-yard field goal
  • Nov 23 Sandra Haynie wins LPGA Greater Ft Myers Golf Classic
  • Nov 27 Red Sox's Fred Lynn is 1st rookie to win MVP (AL)
  • Nov 28 Test Cricket debut of Michael Anthony Holding, WI v Australia Brisbane

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Nov 28 Bobby Orr plays his last game for the Boston Bruins

Ice Hockey Legend Bobby Orr
Ice Hockey Legend
Bobby Orr
  • Nov 29 40th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 28-0 in Birmingham

Birthdays in Sport

  • Nov 1 Van Hiles, NFL safety (Chicago Bears)
  • Nov 2 Stéphane Sarrazin, French rally driver, born in Alès, France
  • Nov 3 Darren Sharper, NFL defensive back (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • Nov 4 Eric Fichaud, Anjou Canada, NHL goalie (NY Islanders)
  • Nov 4 Lorenzen Wright, NBA forward (LA Clippers)
  • Nov 4 Orlando Pace, tackle (St Louis Rams)
  • Nov 6 Mike Maurer, Canadian CFL fullback (Saskatchewan Roughriders), born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
  • Nov 8 Brevin Knight, NBA guard (Cleveland Cavaliers)
  • Nov 8 José Pinto, Spanish footballer
  • Nov 12 Chris Wells, NHL center (Pitts Penguins), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Nov 12 Jason Lezak, American swimmer
  • Nov 13 Sarah Pitkowski, Seclin France, tennis star (1995 Futures-Koksijde)
  • Nov 13 Ivica Dragutinović, Serbian footballer
  • Nov 13 Quim, Portuguese footballer
  • Nov 13 Tom Compernolle, Belgian athlete (d. 2008)
  • Nov 15 Yannick Tremblay, Canadian ice hockey player
  • Nov 18 Jason Williams, American basketball player
  • Nov 18 Shawn Camp, American baseball player
  • Nov 19 Ju-Yeon Choi, Pusan Korea, tennis star (1995 Futures-Seoul-KOR II)
  • Nov 20 J. D. Drew, American baseball player
  • Nov 21 Chad Levitt, running back (Oakland Raiders)
  • Nov 23 Arno Schreuders, Dutch soccer player (RKC)
  • Nov 27 Martin Gramatica, Argentinian-American football player
  • Nov 30 Ben Thatcher, Welsh footballer

Weddings in Sport


HeartWedding of Interest

Nov 8 NBA legend Larry Bird (18) weds highschool sweetheart Janet Condra

NBA Legend Larry Bird
NBA Legend
Larry Bird

Deaths in Sport

  • Nov 5 Annette Kellerman, swimmer (Million Dollar Mermaid), dies at 87