Birthdays in Sport in September 1948

  • 2nd Terry Bradshaw, NFL QB (Pittsburgh Steelers)/announcer (CBS, FOX)
  • 3rd Ronald W Harris, Canton Oh, lightweight boxer (Olympic-gold-1968)
  • 8th Great Kabuki, [Akihisa Yone Yoshi Mera], wrestler (NWA/NJPW/WAR/SWS)
  • 8th Kathy Hite-James, LPGA golfer
  • 10th Bob Lanier, NBA center (Detroit Pistons, Milwaukee Bucks)
  • 10th Bob Lanier, American basketball player
  • 10th Charlie Waters, American football player
  • 12th Max Walker, Australian cricket player
  • 15th Suzyn Waldman, American Sportscaster

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16th Rosemary Casals, tennis doubles (5X Wimbledon), born in San Francisco, California

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  • 18th Ken Brett, American baseball player (d. 2003)
  • 19th Nadezhda Tkachenko, USSR, pentathlete (Olympic-gold-1980)
  • 21st Michael Finneran, diver (1st perfect 10 on 10m platform)
  • 28th Marielle Goitschel, France, slalom (Olympic-gold-1968) [or 1945]
  • 29th Bryant Gumbel, sportscaster/TV host (Today Show), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 29th Viktor Krovopouskov, USSR, sabres/fencer (Olympic gold, individual and team, 1976, 1980)
  • 30th Craig Kusick, former Major League Baseball Player