Birthdays in Sport in September 1971

  • Sep 1 Gabe Wilkins, NFL defensive end (GB Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • Sep 1 Moses Kiptanui, Kenyan 3K runner (world record)
  • Sep 1 Hakan Şükür, Turkish footballer
  • Sep 2 Rich Aurilia, infielder (SF Giants), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Sep 2 Tommy Maddox, NFL quarterback (NY Giants)
  • Sep 2 Tom Steels, Belgian cyclist
  • Sep 3 Glen Housman, Rockhampton QLD Aust, swimmer (Olympics-silv-92, 96)
  • Sep 4 Brian Storey, 470 sailor (Olympics-96), born in Richmond, British Columbia
  • Sep 4 John Thierry, NFL defensive end (Chicago Bears)
  • Sep 4 Monty Grow, NFL safety (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Sep 4 Tyrone Johnson, NFL wide receiver (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Sep 4 Maik Taylor, Northern Irish footballer
  • Sep 5 Carlester Crumpler, NFL tight end (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Sep 5 Kim Maher, Saigon Vietnam, US softball infielder (Olympics-gold-96)
  • Sep 5 Adam Hollioake, England cricketer
  • Sep 6 Anthony Goldwire, NBA guard (Denver Nuggets)
  • Sep 6 Holli Rene Hyche, runner, born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Sep 6 Pavel Patera, Kladno CZE, hockey forward (Team Czech Rep, Oly-gild-98)
  • Sep 6 Devang Gandhi, Indian Cricketer
  • Sep 7 Briana Scurry, soccer goalkeeper (Olympics-96), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Sep 7 John Burke, NFL tight end (NE Patriots)>>
  • Sep 7 Tonny Jensen, Australian basketball guard (Olympics-96)
  • Sep 7 Wesley Leasy, NFL linebacker (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Sep 8 David Merritt, NFL outside linebacker (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Sep 8 Greg Minor, NBA guard (Boston Celtics)
  • Sep 8 Jan Pardavy, hockey forward (Team Slovakia)
  • Sep 9 Jill Sudduth, Balt MD, synchronized swimmer (Olympics-gold-96)
  • Sep 10 Brandon Harrison, NFL wide receiver (San Diego Chargers)
  • Sep 10 Brian Earley, diver (Olympics-96), born in Fresno, California
  • Sep 10 Chris Oeding, Santa Ana California, water polo driver (Olympics-96)
  • Sep 11 Mack Strong, NFL fullback (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Sep 11 Todd Norman, NFL guard (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Sep 11 Shelton Quarles, American football player
  • Sep 12 Terry Dehere, NBA guard (Sacramento Kings)
  • Sep 13 Goran Ivanisevic, Croatia, tennis star (1991, 1994, 1998 Wimbledon finalist; 2001 wildcard Wimbledon winner)
  • Sep 13 Richie Anderson, NFL running back (NY Jets)
  • Sep 13 Ted Drury, US hockey forward (Olympics-1994), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Sep 14 Jonathan "Adam" Holland, rower (Olympics-1996), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Sep 14 Mario Henry, NFL wide receiver (Buffalo Bills, Atlanta Falcons)
  • Sep 15 Chad Bratzke, NFL defensive end (NY Giants)
  • Sep 15 Myron Bell, NFL safety (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Sep 15 Wayne Ferreira, Johannesburg South Africa, tennis star (Munich 1995)
  • Sep 15 Will Shields, NFL guard (KC Chiefs)
  • Sep 16 Derrell Mitchell, NFL/CFL wide receiver (Atlanta Falcons, Argonauts)
  • Sep 17 David Hynes, Australian baseball outfielder (Olympics-1996)
  • Sep 17 Octus Polk, NFL guard (Chicago Bears)
  • Sep 17 Paul Janssen, soccer player (Fortuna S, NAC)
  • Sep 18 Kate Starre, Armadale Australia, field hockey utility (Olympics-96)

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Sep 18 Lance Armstrong, American road cyclist (7 Tour de France wins) barred from sport for using banned drugs, born in Plano, Texas

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  • Sep 18 Oleg Ladik, Kiev Ukraine, Canadian 100 kg freestyle wrestler (Oly-96)
  • Sep 18 Ron Childs, NFL linebacker (NO Saints)
  • Sep 19 Colleen Coyne, ice hockey defenseman (USA, Oly-98)
  • Sep 19 Jeremy Nunley, NFL defensive tackle/defensive end (Houston Oilers)
  • Sep 20 Andrew Lane, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
  • Sep 20 Henryk Larsson, soccer player (Feyenoord)
  • Sep 20 Jenny Murdock, LPGA golfer
  • Sep 20 Ryan Terry, NFL running back/kick returner (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Sep 21 John Crawley, English cricketer
  • Sep 22 Christian Fauria, NFL tight end (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Sep 22 Ian Van Der Wal, Darwin Australia, swimmer (Olympics-96)
  • Sep 23 Eric Montross, NBA center (Detroit Pistons)
  • Sep 23 Marcel Boudesteyn, soccer player (Excelsior/FC Groningen)
  • Sep 23 Osamu Nishimura, wrestler (NJPW)
  • Sep 23 Willie Greene, Milledgville GA, infielder (Cincinnati Reds)
  • Sep 25 John Lynch, NFL safety (Tampa Bay Bucs)
  • Sep 25 Tony Harrison, WLAF receiver (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Sep 26 Elva Dryer, Durango Colorado, 1.5K/5K runner
  • Sep 26 Patterson Thompson, cricketer (WI Test fast bowler v New Zealand 1996)
  • Sep 27 Alonzo Spellman, NFL defensive end (Chicago Bears)
  • Sep 27 Erik Smit, Dutch soccer player (FC Utrecht)
  • Sep 27 Ron Florine, NFL/WLAF tackle (KC Chiefs, Scotland Claymores)
  • Sep 28 Chad May, NFL/WLAF quarterback (Minnesota Vikings, Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Sep 28 David Weightman, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
  • Sep 28 Janet Evans, swimmer (Olympics)
  • Sep 28 Marcus Spears, NFL/WLAF guard/tackle (Chicago Bears, Amsterdam Admirals)
  • Sep 28 Matthew Elliott, cricketer (Australian Test opening batsman v WI 1996)
  • Sep 28 Alan Wright, English footballer
  • Sep 29 Adrion Smith, CFL cornerback (Toronto Argonauts)
  • Sep 29 Derrick Davis, WLAF cornerback (Amsterdam Admirals)
  • Sep 29 Donald Smith, CFL cornerback (Toronto Argonauts)
  • Sep 29 Jay Kearney, WLAF receiver (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Sep 29 Ray Buchanan, American NFL center (Indianapolis Colts), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Sep 30 Brentson Buckner, NFL defensive end (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Sep 30 Ron Collins, WLAF tackle (Frankfurt Galaxy)