On This Day

February 11, 1976 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • John Curry wins Britain's first Olympic gold medal in figure skating at Innsbruck Winter Games; finishes men's singles ahead of Soviet skater Vladimir Kovalyov and Canadian Toller Cranston

Birthdays in Sport

  • Tony Battie, American NBA forward (Denver Nuggets), born in Dallas, Texas