On This Day

December 7, 1977 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Fernando Vargas, American welterweight boxer (Olympics 1996), born in Oxnard, California
  • Luke Donald, English golfer (US Masters 2005, PGA C'ship 2006 3rd), born in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

Deaths in Sport

  • Paul Gibb, cricketer (England batsman, 8 Tests), dies