On This Day

December 3, 1983 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 48th Iron Bowl: Auburn beats Alabama 23-20 in Birmingham
  • 49th Heisman Trophy Award: Mike Rozier, Nebraska (RB)

Birthdays in Sport

  • Stephen Donald, New Zealand rugby union fly-half/centre (25 caps; Chiefs, Bath), born in Papakura, New Zealand

Deaths in Sport

  • Al Watrous, American golfer (British Open 1926 runner-up), dies at 84