On This Day

June 26, 1976 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Washington Senators player Toby Harrah plays an entire doubleheader at shortstop without a single chance in the field

Birthdays in Sport

  • Chad Pennington, American football player (New York Jets), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Ed Jovanoski, NHL defenseman (Florida Panthers), born in Windsor, Ontario
  • Mpumelelo Mbangwa, Zimbabwean cricketer (Zimbabwe pace bowler v Pakistan 1996), born in Plumtree, Matabeleland
1976 in Sport