Today's Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays in Sport for Friday 31st July 2015

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1894 - Fred Keenor, Welsh footballer (d. 1972)
1902 - G O "Gubby" Allen, cricketer (in Sydney England non-bodyline quickie)
1904 - Arthur Daley, sportswriter (NY Times-Pulitzer 1956)
1912 - Bill Brown, cricketer (Australian opener of the 30's & 40's)
1913 - Bryan Hextall, NHL hall of famer (NY Rangers)
1916 - Verdun Scott, NZ cricketer/rugby player
1919 - Curt Gowdy, Green River Wyo, sportscaster (ABC)
1919 - Hemu Ramchandra Adhikari, cricketer (Indian righty batsman 1947-59)
1923 - Jimmy Evert, American tennis coach and father of Chris Evert
1929 - José Santamaria, Uruguayan footballer
1931 - Nick Bollettieri, American tennis coach
1936 - Vic Davalillo, Venezuelan baseball player
1937 - Isabelle F Daniels, Jakin Georgia, 4X100m relayer (Olympic-bronze-56)
1939 - Roger Prideaux, cricketer (England batsman in 3 Tests 1968-69)
1943 - Carla Glasgow, LPGA golfer
1951 - Evonne Goolagong Cawley, NSW Aust, tennis player (Wimbledon 1971)
1953 - Jimmy Cook, cricketer (South African opening batsman 1992)
1954 - Derek Smith, Canadian ice hockey player
1956 - Bill Callahan, American football coach
1957 - Irina Nazariva, USSR, 4 X 400m relay (Olympic-gold-1980)
1957 - Leon Durham, American baseball player
1958 - Mark Cuban, American businessman and basketball team owner
1959 - Mike Bielecki, pitcher (Atlanta Braves), born in Baltimore, Maryland
1959 - Peter Senior, Australian golfer, born in Singapore
1960 - Dale Hunter, Petrolia, NHL center (Washington Capitals)
1960 - lva Budarova, Czechoslovakia tennis star
1961 - Chris Hinton, NFL guard (Minnesota Vikings)
1961 - Susan Sanders, LPGA golfer
1962 - Kevin Greene, NFL linebacker (Pittsburgh Steelers)
1962 - Rhonda Reilly, Indianapolis IN, LPGA golfer (1992 Oldsmobile-48th)
1962 - Sandra "Sweetness" Hodge, basketball player (Harlem Globetrotters)
1962 - Troy Murray, Calgary, NHL center (Colorado Avalanche)
1963 - Brian Skrudland, Peace River, NHL center (Florida Panthers)
1965 - Scott Brooks, NBA guard (Cleveland Cavaliers, Dallas Mavericks)
1965 - Tom Stankowski, Paris France, Nike golfer
1966 - Julie Forbes, Torphins Scotland, golfer (Aberdeenshire champ 1989)
1967 - Sean O'Neill, Toledo OH, US Olympic Table Tennis player (Olympic-92)
1967 - Tony Massenburg, NBA forward (Phila 76ers)
1968 - Andre Ware, CFL quarterback (Toronto Argonauts)
1968 - David Bradley Stockton Jr, Redlands CA, PGA golfer (1994 Canon-3rd)
1968 - Saeed Al-Saffar, cricketer (UAE batsman 1996 World Cup, later captain)
1969 - Richard Griffith, NFL tight end (Jacksonville Jaguars)
1970 - David Sacco, Malden MA, NHL left wing (Oly-94, Anaheim Mighty Ducks)
1970 - Knut Holmann, Norway, rower (Olympics-gold-96)
1971 - Gus Frerotte, NFL quarterback (Washington Redskins)
1972 - Antonio Langham, NFL cornerback (Cleveland Browns)
1972 - Jason Gildon, NFL linebacker (Pittsburgh Steelers)
1972 - Ray McElroy, NFL center (Indianapolis Colts)
1974 - Jonathan Ogden, American football player
1975 - Sergei Gusev, Nizhny Tagil Russia, NHL defenseman (Dallas Stars)
1975 - Randy Flores, American baseball player
1975 - Mike Lincoln, American baseball player
1976 - Paulo Wanchope, Costa Rican footballer
1977 - Tim Couch, American football player
1978 - Justin Wilson, English race car driver
1979 - Per Krøldrup, Danish footballer
1979 - Carlos Marchena, Spanish footballer
1979 - J. J. Furmaniak, American baseball player
1980 - Mils Muliaina, New Zealand and Waikato rugby player
1982 - Blessing Mahwire, Zimbabwean cricketer
1984 - Glenn Holt, American football player
1987 - Michael Bradley, American soccer player
1989 - Victoria Azarenka, Belarusian tennis player

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