Today's Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays in Sport for Friday 29th May 2015

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1839 - Ned Gregory, cricketer (bro of Dave, father of Syd Played 1st Test)
1863 - Arthur Mold, English cricketer (d. 1921)
1913 - Tony Zale, American boxer (d. 1997)
1930 - Eddy Choong, Penang, Malaysia, Chinese Badminton player, (d. 2013)
1937 - Alwin Schockemohle, horse show jumper
1938 - Francis Thomas (Fay) Vincent, baseball commissioner
1939 - Al Unser, auto racer (Indianapolis 500-1970, 71)
1945 - Martin Pipe, horse trainer
1949 - Brian Kidd, English footballer
1950 - Talat Ali, cricketer (Pakistani opening batsman in ten Tests 1972-80)
1953 - Ranji Nanan, cricketer (Trinidad off-spinner, 1 Test v Pakistan 1981)
1958 - Ivar Sisniega, Mexico, pentathelete (Olympic-1980)
1958 - Sam Clancy, WLAF defensive assistant coach (Barcelona Dragons)
1961 - Todd Boonstra, Minneapolis Minn, cross country skier (Olympics-1994)
1962 - Eric Davis, LA CA, outfielder (Cin Reds)
1962 - Gerry Norquist, Portland OR, Nike golfer (1990 Boise Open-5th)
1963 - Ukyo Katayama, Japanese racing driver
1965 - Charlie Hayes, Hattisburg MS, 3rd baseman (Pittsburgh Pirates, NY Yankees)
1965 - Emilio Sanchez, Tennis player (1988 Olympic bronze), born in Madrid, Spain
1966 - Floyd Turner, NFL wide receiver (Indianapolis Colts)
1967 - Bill Risley, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Chicago, Illinois
1967 - Karina Orum, Denmark, golfer (Scandinavian champion 1989)
1967 - Mike Keane, Winnipeg, NHL right wing (Colorado Avalanche)
1967 - Ray Bernard, CFL linebacker (Montreal Alouettes)
1968 - Brian Roche, NFL tight end (San Diego Chargers)
1968 - Duane Young, NFL tight end (San Diego Chargers)
1969 - Toby Borland, Quitman LA, pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies)
1969 - Wiltrud Probst, Nuermberg Germany, tennis star (1992 Belgian Open)
1971 - Eric Lucas, Quebec professional boxer
1972 - Bill Curley, NBA forward (Portland Trail Blazers, Minn Timberwolves)
1972 - David Hendrix, NFL strong safety (San Diego Chargers)
1972 - Kenny McEntyre, WLAF cornerback (London Monarchs)
1972 - Kevin McDougal, CFL quarterback (Winnipeg Blue Bombers)
1973 - Emma Johnson, Australian swimmer (Olympics-96), born in Sydney, New South Wales
1973 - Etdrick Bohannon, NBA forward (Indiana Pacers)
1973 - Jason Dawe, North York, NHL left wing (Buffalo Sabres)
1973 - Malcolm Allen, Wauchope NSW Australia, swimmer (Olympics-96)
1973 - Alpay Özalan, Turkish footballer
1974 - Barbara Mulej, Kranj Slovenia, tennis star (1992 Futures Germ)
1974 - Kenny Bynum, running back (San Diego Chargers)
1974 - Robyn Petroskey, Minneapolis Minn, figure skater (1996 Midwest champ)
1974 - Marc Gené, Spanish Formula One driver
1975 - Bianca Langham, Australian field hockey fullback/halfback (Olympic-96)
1975 - Anthony Wall, English golfer
1976 - Caçapa, Brazilian footballer
1976 - Jerry Hairston Jr., American baseball player
1977 - Brent Roberts, Leesville La, diver (Olympics-96)
1977 - Massimo Ambrosini, Italian footballer
1977 - Antonio Lebo-Lebo, Angolan footballer
1978 - Sébastien Grosjean, French tennis player
1979 - Arne Friedrich, German football player
1979 - John Rheinecker, Major League Baseball player
1981 - Andrei Arshavin, Russian footballer
1982 - Matt Macri, American baseball player
1984 - Carmelo Anthony, American basketball player

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