July 7, 1976 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Dominic Foley, Irish footballer, born in Cork, Ireland

Weddings in Sport

George Gervin

NBA guard George Gervin (24) weds Joyce King

Walter Payton

NFL running back Walter Payton (21) weds Connie Norwood in Los Angeles, California

Deaths in Sport

  • Walter Giesler, American soccer coach (b. 1910)