On This Day

November 5, 1977 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • NCAA passing record set at 571 yards (Marc Wilson, Brigham Young)

Birthdays in Sport

  • Richard Wright, English football goalkeeper and coach (Manchester City), born in Ipswich, England
  • Tuula Puputti, Finnish ice hockey goalie (Finland, Olympics 1998), born in Kuopio, Finland
1977 in Sport