January 4, 1976 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 64th Men's Australian Open: Mark Edmondson beats John Newcombe (6-7, 6-3, 7-6, 6-1)
  • 64th Women's Australian Open: Evonne Goolagong Cawley beats Renata Tomanova (6-2, 6-2)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

AFC Championship Game: Pittsburgh Steelers beat Oakland Raiders 16-10

NFL Coach and Sportscaster John Madden
NFL Coach and Sportscaster
John Madden
  • NFC Championship Game: Dallas Cowboys beat Los Angeles Rams 37-7

Birthdays in Sport

  • BenoĆ®t Joachim, Luxembourg cyclist
  • Ted Lilly, American baseball player