August 1, 1976 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 21st Olympic games close at Montreal Canada
  • Seattle Seahawks play 1st (preseason) game (SF 27, Seattle 20)

Birthdays in Sport

  • David Nemirovsky, NHL right wing (Florida Panthers), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Eryn Bulmer, diver (Olympics 1996), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • Hasan Şaş, Turkish footballer
  • Kevin Joseph, American baseball player
  • Nwankwo Kanu, soccer player (Ajax)
  • Søren Jochumsen, Danish footballer