On This Day

October 7, 1976 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Charles Woodson, American College Football Hall of Fame cornerback (Heisman Trophy 1997, U of Michigan; 9 x Pro Bowl; Super Bowl 2010, Green Bay Packers), born in Fremont, Ohio
  • Gilberto Silva, Brazilian soccer defender (93 caps; Arsenal, Panathinaikos), born in Lagoa da Prata, Minas Gerais
  • Marc Coma, Spanish motorcycle racer, born in Avià, Spain
  • Santiago Solari, Argentinian footballer, born in Rosario, Argentina
1976 in Sport