1970s Sports Trivia Quiz

How much do you know about 1970s sports history? Take our fun quiz now and find out!

Which Olympic athlete set a record in 1972 by winning seven gold medals?

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What major sports award did Stanford quarterback Jim Plunkett win in 1970?

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Which athlete was the first to earn a perfect score in the history of Olympic gymnastics?

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Who was the first member of the Negro League inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame?

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In 1979, who became the first man to win the Daytona 500 six times?

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The first back-to-back Triple Crown winners in horse racing history happened in 1977 and 1978. What horses won?

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In 1972, Franco Harris put the Steelers in the AFC Championship game with a miracle catch. What was that catch called?

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What hide was first used to cover baseballs in 1975?

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Who beat the Babe Ruth's home run record in 1974?

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In what park was the New York City Marathon run until 1970?

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