On This Day

January 18, 1976 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • Super Bowl X, Miami Orange Bowl, Miami, FL: Pittsburgh Steelers beat Dallas Cowboys, 21-17; MVP: Lynn Swann, Pittsburgh, WR

Birthdays in Sport

  • Laurence Courtois, Belgian tennis player (1995 finalist Jakarta), born in Kortrijk, Belgium
  • Vincent Polvliet, Dutch soccer player (FC Utrecht)

Deaths in Sport

  • Ad Verhoeven, soccer player (Xerxes/Sparta), dies in a car crash [or 1/17]