Events in Sport on November 29

  • 1894 3rd Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 18-0 in Montgomery
  • 1913 5th CFL Grey Cup: Hamilton Tigers defeats Toronto Parkdale, 44-2
  • 1924 12th CFL Grey Cup: Queen's University defeat Toronto Balmy Beach, 11-3
  • 1924 NHL's Montreal Forum opens
  • 1934 Chicago Bears beat Detroit (19-16) in 1st NFL game broadcast nationally
  • 1938 Mayor Oud of Rotterdam forbids soccer match between Neth-Germany
  • 1939 Cor Klint swims world record 200 m backstroke (2:38.8)
  • 1941 29th CFL Grey Cup: Winn Blue Bombers defeat Ottawa Rough Riders, 18-16
  • 1947 35th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Argonauts defeats Calgary Stampeders, 10-9
  • 1952 40th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Argonauts defeats Edmonton Eskimos, 21-11
  • 1952 17th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 21-0 in Birmingham
  • 1957 NY Mayor Robert Wagner forms a committee to replace Dodgers & Giants
  • 1958 46th CFL Grey Cup: Winn Blue Bombers defeat Hamilton Tiger-Cats, 35-28
  • 1958 23rd Iron Bowl: Auburn beats Alabama 14-8 in Birmingham
  • 1960 26th Heisman Trophy Award: Joe Bellino, Navy (HB)
  • 1962 Baseball decides to revert back to 1 all star game per year
  • 1966 1st NBA game at Oakland Coliseum Arena - Warriors beat Bulls 108-101
  • 1969 34th Iron Bowl: Auburn beats Alabama 49-26 in Birmingham
  • 1970 Colin Cowdrey becomes Test Cricket's leading run scorer (7,250)
  • 1971 1st pro golf championship at Walt Disney World
  • 1974 39th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 17-13 in Birmingham
  • 1975 40th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 28-0 in Birmingham

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1976 NY Yankees sign free agent Reggie Jackson to 5-year contract

MLB Right Fielder Reggie Jackson
MLB Right Fielder
Reggie Jackson
  • 1980 45th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 34-18 in Birmingham
  • 1984 Javed Miandad completes twin Test Cricket tons, v NZ, Hyderabad
  • 1986 51st Iron Bowl: Auburn beats Alabama 21-17 in Birmingham
  • 1987 75th CFL Grey Cup: Edmonton Eskimos defeats Toronto Argonauts, 38-36

Sports record brokenNFL Record

1987 Joe Montana of 49ers completes NFL record 22 consecutive passes

NFL Quarterback Joe Montana
NFL Quarterback
Joe Montana
  • 1987 New Orleans Saints win, assuring their 1st winning NFL season
  • 1987 Ranger's Bob Frosse becomes 2nd goalie to score a goal (vs NY Islanders). It is later ruled that he should not be credited with goal.
  • 1991 Test Cricket debut of Javagal Srinath, v Australia at the Gabba
  • 1992 80th CFL Grey Cup: Calgary Stampeders defeats Winn Blue Bombers, 24-10
  • 1997 USAir Arena closes, hosting Wash Wizards
  • 2008 73rd Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 36-0 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama's first win in the series in seven years
  • 2009 97th CFL Grey Cup: Montreal Alouettes defeats Saskatchewan Roughriders, 28-27
  • 2014 79th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 55-44 in Tuscaloosa
  • 2015 104th Davis Cup: Great Britain beats Belgium in Ghent 6-3, 7-5, 6-3, 1st win since 1936
  • 2015 Britain Tyson Fury defeats Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko to win world heavyweight champion title (WBA, IBF, WBO) in Dusseldorf
  • 2016 Former NFL player Darren Sharper sentenced to 20 years in prison for a series of rapes