On This Day

January 19, 1977 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport


Hall of fameHall of Fame

Ernie Banks elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

MLB shortstop Ernie Banks
MLB shortstop
Ernie Banks

Birthdays in Sport

  • Annie Miller, American tennis player (1995 Darmstadt Germany), born in Midland, Michigan
  • Lauren, Cameroonian footballer, born in Kribi, Cameroon