Birthdays in Sport in 1971 (Part 2)

Birthdays 201 - 400 of 1,007

  • Feb 25th Nova Peris, Darwin Australia, field hockey left halfback (Olympics-96)
  • Feb 26th Rick Lyle, defensive end/defensive tackle (NY Jets)
  • Feb 27th Ivan Robinson, Phila Pa, US boxer (Olympic-92)
  • Feb 27th Jaroslav Modry, Ceske-budejovice C, NHL defenseman (Ottawa Senators)
  • Feb 27th Rich Tylski, guard/center (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Mar 1st Allen Johnson, long jumper/110m hurdler (Olympics-gold-96), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Mar 1st Andre Karnebeek, soccer player (FC Twente)
  • Mar 1st Austin Robbins, NFL defensive tackle (Oakland Raiders, NO Saints)
  • Mar 1st Shepherd Clark, figure skater (1994, 97 Eastern Sr champ), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Mar 1st Tim Prinsen, CFL offensive linebacker (Hamilton Tiger Cats)
  • Mar 1st Tyler Hamilton, Marblehead Mass, cyclist (Olympics-96)
  • Mar 1st Zahoor Elahi, cricketer (Pakistan opening batsman v NZ 1996)
  • Mar 2nd James Hammerstrand, LaMesa California, volleyball middle blocker (Oly-96)
  • Mar 2nd Ray Hall, NFL defensive tackle (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Mar 2nd Ruffin Hamilton, NFL linebacker (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Mar 3rd Terryl Ulmer, CFL defensive back (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • Mar 4th Edwin van Holten, soccer player (FC Volendam)
  • Mar 4th Jovan Stanković, Serbian footballer
  • Mar 5th Brian Hunter, Portland OR, outfielder (Houston Astros)
  • Mar 5th Chad Fonville, Jacksonville NC, infielder (LA Dodgers)
  • Mar 5th James Roberson, WLAF defensive end (Rhein Fire)
  • Mar 5th Jose Mercedes, El Seybo Dom Rep, pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers)
  • Mar 5th Filip Meirhaeghe, Belgian mountainbiker
  • Mar 6th Darrick Martin, NBA guard (LA Clippers, Minnesota Timberwolves)
  • Mar 6th Roger Salkeld, Burbank CA, pitcher (Cin Reds)
  • Mar 7th Alison Herst, kayaker (Olympics-5-92, 96), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Mar 8th Bob Boughner, Windsor, NHL defenseman (Buffalo Sabres)
  • Mar 8th Marc Tobert, CFL slot back (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • Mar 8th Kit Symons, Welsh footballer
  • Mar 9th Bev Oden, Millington Tenn, volleyball middle blocker (Olympics-96)
  • Mar 9th Jiro Nihei, hockey goaltender (Team Japan 1998)
  • Mar 9th Lou Benfatti, NFL defensive tackle (NY Jets)
  • Mar 9th Sean Holcomb, NFL linebacker (NE Patriots)
  • Mar 10th Frank Habermann, WLAF defensive linebacker (Rhein Fire)
  • Mar 10th Morris Unutoa, corner (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Mar 10th Shad Williams, pitcher (California Angels), born in Fresno, California
  • Mar 10th Steve Arnold, British racing driver
  • Mar 11th Bob Kronenberg, WLAF corner (Rhein Fire)
  • Mar 11th Jiri Vykoukai, Olomouc CZ, hockey player (Team Czech Rep, Oly-gold-98)
  • Mar 11th Martin Rucinsky, Most Cze, NHL left wing (Canadiens, Oly-Gold-1998)
  • Mar 12th Greg Hansell, Bellflower CA, pitcher (Minnesota Twins)
  • Mar 12th Isaiah Rider, NBA guard/forward (Minn Timberwolves, Port Trailblazers)
  • Mar 12th Raul Mondesi, MLB outfielder (LA Dodgers), born in San Cristobal, Dominican Republic
  • Mar 13th Curtis Conway, NFL wide receiver/kick returner (Chicago Bears)
  • Mar 13th Li Chen, Changsha China, tennis star (1995 Futures-Austin TX)
  • Mar 13th Paul Henderson, Australian 100m/200m (Olympics-96)
  • Mar 13th Ralf Kleinmann, WLAF kicker/punter (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Mar 13th Robert Samuels, cricketer (West Indies Test opening batsman v NZ 1996)
  • Mar 13th Ryan Hayden, 400m hurdler, born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Mar 13th Tony Vinson, NFL running back (Atl Falcons, Lon Monarchs, Balt Ravens)
  • Mar 14th Ernie Brown, CFL defensive tackle (Calgary Stampeders)
  • Mar 15th Patrick Reidy, Australian basketball forward (Oly-96), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • Mar 15th Robbie Pratt, jockey
  • Mar 16th Brett Carolan, NFL tight end (SF 49ers)
  • Mar 16th Eric Ravotti, NFL linebacker (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Mar 17th Katrina Colleton, WNBA guard/forward (LA Sparks)
  • Mar 17th Tommy Thigpen, WLAF linebacker (Barcelona Dragons)
  • Mar 17th Bill Mueller, American baseball player
  • Mar 18th Mariaan de Swardt, Johannesburg, tennis star (1996 3rd round Aust))
  • Mar 19th Cory Fleming, NFL wide receiver (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Mar 19th Kirk Botkin, NFL tight end (NO Saints, Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Mar 19th Louie Debrusk, Cambridge, NHL left wing (Edmonton Oilers)
  • Mar 19th Marty Moore, NFL inside linebacker (NE Patriots)
  • Mar 19th Taase Faumui, NFL defensive linebacker (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Mar 19th Whitney Hedgepeth, 100m/200m backstroke (Olympics-2 silver-96)
  • Mar 20th Janis Kelly, Winnipeg Manitoba, volleyball player (Olympics-96)
  • Mar 20th Manny Alexander, Dominican Republic, infielder (Baltimore Orioles)
  • Mar 21st Hason Graham, NFL wide receiver (NE Patriots)
  • Mar 22nd Richard Castillo, jockey
  • Mar 23rd Alexander Selivanov, Moscow Russia, NHL right wing (Tampa Bay Lightning)
  • Mar 23rd Chris Lipuma, Oak Lawn, NHL defenseman (Tampa Bay Lightning)
  • Mar 23rd Demetrius DuBose, NFL linebacker (Tampa Bay Bucs)
  • Mar 23rd Hiroyoshi Yamamoto, wrestler (NJPW)
  • Mar 25th Aashish Kapoor, cricketer (Indian off-spin batsman 1994- )
  • Mar 25th Andre Bolduc, CFL slot back (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • Mar 25th Cammi Granato, ice hockey forward (USA, Oly-98)
  • Mar 25th Perry Klein, NFL quarterback (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Mar 25th Sheryl Swoopes, Texas, WNBA forward (Houston Comets. Oly-gold-96)
  • Mar 26th Dave DeGraaf, Lansing Mich, team handball circle (Olympics-1996)
  • Mar 26th Jesus Tavarez, Santo Domingo Dom Rep, outfielder (Florida Marlins)
  • Mar 26th Rennae Stubbs, Australian tennis star, born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Mar 26th Tommy Fagan, CFL/NFL defensive end (Atl Falcons, Winn Blue Bombers)
  • Mar 28th Damien Marsh, Georgia, Australian 100m/200m swimmer (Olympics-96)
  • Mar 28th Wesley Person, NBA guard (Phoenix Suns, Cleveland Cavaliers)
  • Mar 30th Mari Holden, Milwaukee Wisc, cyclist (Olympics-96)

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Mar 31st Pavel Bure, NHL left wing (Vancouver Canucks, Florida Panthers), born in Minsk, Soviet Union

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  • Apr 1st Daniel Vacek, Prague Czech, tennis star
  • Apr 1st Ernest Jones, NFL defensive end (Saints, Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • Apr 1st Shinji Nakano, Japanese race car driver
  • Apr 2nd James Ransom, Epee fencer (Olympics-96), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Apr 2nd Todd Woodbridge, Australian tennis star ('95 doubles Wimbledon), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Apr 3rd Anthony McClanahan, CFL linebacker (Calgary Stampeders)
  • Apr 3rd Kevin Farkas, WLAF tackle (Amsterdam Admirals)
  • Apr 3rd Peter Schwab, rower (Olympics-1996), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Apr 3rd Picabo Street, skier (Olympic-gold-94)
  • Apr 3rd Quilvio Veras, Santo Domingo Dom Rep, infielder (Florida Marlins)
  • Apr 4th Allan Houston, NBA guard (NY Knicks, Detroit Pistons)
  • Apr 4th Felipe Lira, Miranda Venezeula, pitcher (Detroit Tigers)
  • Apr 4th Jaime Fernandez, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
  • Apr 4th Yanic Perreault, Sherbrooke, NHL center (LA Kings)
  • Apr 5th Bob Kuberski, NFL defensive tackle (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • Apr 5th Finidi George, soccer player (Ajax)
  • Apr 5th Stuart Peele, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
  • Apr 6th Anthony Redmon, guard (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Apr 6th Tom Sorensen, Racine Wisc, volleyball middle blocker (Olympics-96)
  • Apr 6th Lou Merloni, American baseball player
  • Apr 7th Mark Thompson, Russellville KY, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)
  • Apr 7th Stephen Brimacombe, Australian 100m/200m (Olympics-96)
  • Apr 8th Edward Fryatt, Rochdale England, Nike golfer (1994 NCAA West Regional)
  • Apr 8th Marc Peers, Edmonton Alberta, tornado yachter (Olympics-96)
  • Apr 9th Anthony Redmon, NFL guard (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Apr 9th Derwin Gray, NFL center (Indianapolis Colts)
  • Apr 9th James Hundon, wide receiver (Cincinnati Bengals)
  • Apr 9th Wang Yang, youngest Olympic record breaker at age 17 (Oly-1988)
  • Apr 9th Peter Canavan, Gaelic footballer
  • Apr 9th Jacques Villeneuve, French-Canadian race car driver
  • Apr 10th Karl Williams, wide receiver (Tampa Bay Buccaneers)
  • Apr 10th Mihai Bagiu, Timisoara Romania, US gymnast (Olympics-96)
  • Apr 10th Nana Miyagi, tennis star (1995 final Surabaya doubles), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Apr 12th Fernando Meligeni, Argentina, tennis star
  • Apr 12th Kent Manderville, Edmonton, NHL left wing (Edmonton Oilers)
  • Apr 12th Tyrone Chatman, CFL linebacker (BC Lions)
  • Apr 13th Charles Outlaw, NBA forward (LA Clippers, Orlando Magic)
  • Apr 13th Bo Outlaw, American basketball player
  • Apr 14th Antonio London, NFL linebacker (Detroit Lions)
  • Apr 14th Gregory Zaun, Glendale CA, catcher (Baltimore Orioles)
  • Apr 14th Miguel Calero, Ginebra, Colombian footballer, (d. 2012)
  • Apr 15th Craig Whelihan, NFL quarterback (San Diego Chargers)
  • Apr 15th Derek Brown, NFL running back (NO Saints)
  • Apr 15th Guivi Sissaouri, Tbilisi Georgia, Canada freestyle wrestler (Oly-s-96)
  • Apr 15th Jason Sehorn, NFL cornerback/safety (NY Giants)
  • Apr 15th Rich McKenzie, NFL linebacker (Cleveland Browns)
  • Apr 15th Tim Tindale, NFL running back (Buffalo Bills)
  • Apr 16th Natasha Zvereva, Minsk Belarus, tennis ace (finals 1995 Indian Wells)
  • Apr 16th Trey Maples, Wheat Ridge Colo, Canadian Tour golfer (1993 Canadian)
  • Apr 17th David Oliver, Sechelt, NHL right wing (Edmonton Oilers)
  • Apr 18th Dan Kordic, Edmonton, NHL defenseman (Phila Flyers)
  • Apr 18th Oleg Petrov, Moscow Russia, NHL right wing (Montreal Canadiens)
  • Apr 19th Otis Scott, Gainesville Fla, 400m/800m runner
  • Apr 20th Chris Penn, NFL wide receiver (KC Chiefs, Chicago Bears)
  • Apr 20th Grant Smith, Australian field hockey forward (Olympics-96)
  • Apr 20th John Senden, Brisbane QLD, Australian golfer
  • Apr 20th Terry Smith, NFL wide receiver (Indianapolis Colts)
  • Apr 20th Yonel Jourdain, NFL running back/kick returner (Buffalo Bills)
  • Apr 20th Carla Geurts, Dutch swimmer
  • Apr 21st Samantha Druce, British swimmer, youngest woman to swim English Channel
  • Apr 21st Tom Cavallo, NFL/WLAF linebacker (Frankfurt Galaxy, SF 49ers)
  • Apr 21st Tony Mcgee, NFL tight end (Cin Bengals)
  • Apr 22nd James Burton, NFL cornerback (Chicago Bears)
  • Apr 22nd Milos Holan, Bilovec Cze, NHL defenseman (Anaheim Mighty Ducks)
  • Apr 22nd Nicklas Kulti, Sweden, tennis star
  • Apr 23rd Chuck Adams, Pacific Palisades California, tennis star (1989 USTA Boys)
  • Apr 24th Jeff Brohm, quarterback (San Francisco 49ers)
  • Apr 24th Ken Klee, NHL defenseman (Washington Capitals), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Apr 24th Kumara Dharmasena, cricketer (Sri Lankan off-spinner)
  • Apr 25th Andrew Grigg, CFL receiver (Hamilton Tiger Cats)
  • Apr 25th Brad Clontz, Stuart VA, pitcher (Atlanta Braves)
  • Apr 25th Eric England, NFL defensive end (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Apr 26th Ryan Yarborough, NFL wide receiver (Baltimore Ravens, NY Jets)
  • Apr 27th Craig Keith, NFL tight end (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Apr 27th James Burton, cornerback (Chicago Bears)
  • Apr 27th Ricky Sutton, WLAF defensive end (Barcelona Dragons)
  • Apr 28th Meredith McGrath, Midland Mich, tennis star (1996 Essen doubles)
  • Apr 28th Mihai Apostal, Bucharest Romania, Canadian kayaker (Olympics-96)
  • Apr 29th Sterling Hitchcock, Fayetteville NC, pitcher (NY Yanks, Sea Mariners)
  • Apr 30th B J Tyler, NBA guard (Toronto Raptors)
  • Apr 30th Matt Martin, Hamden, NHL defenseman (Toronto Maple Leafs, Oly-US-94)
  • Apr 30th Randy Bierman, WLAF tackle (Scottish Claymores)
  • Apr 30th Ryan Hawblitzel, West Palm Beach Fla, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)
  • Apr 30th Ty Hallock, fullback (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • May 1st Ethan Albright, NFL tackle (Miami Dolphins, Buffalo Bills)
  • May 1st Renee Poetschka, Australian 200m/400m (Olympics-92, 96)
  • May 1st Stuart Appleby, Cohuna Australia, Nike golfer (1994 Victorian PGA)
  • May 2nd Greg Bishop, NFL guard (NY Giants)
  • May 4th Derrick Clark, NFL/WLAF fullback (Broncos, Rhein Fire)
  • May 4th Steve Glenn, CFL linebacker (BC Lions)
  • May 4th Joe Borowski, American baseball player
  • May 4th Luiz Garcia, Jr., Brazilian racing driver
  • May 5th Harold Miner, NBA guard (Cleveland Cavaliers)
  • May 5th Keith Hamilton, defensive end (NY Giants)
  • May 5th Ken Brown, NFL linebacker (Denver Broncos)
  • May 5th Reggie Jones, wide receiver (KC Chiefs)
  • May 6th Rob Holmberg, NFL linebacker (Oakland Raiders)
  • May 7th Cameron McFadzean, Australian canoeist (Olympics-96), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • May 7th Dave Karpa, Regina, NHL defenseman (Anaheim Mighty Ducks)
  • May 7th Jose Munoz, WLAF offensive tackle (Rhein Fire)
  • May 7th Rondell Jones, NFL safety (Denver Broncos, Baltimore Ravens)
  • May 8th Carlos Brooks, NFL cornerback (Arizona Cardinals)
  • May 8th Stephen Ingram, NFL tackle/guard (Tampa Bay Bucs)
  • May 10th Andrei Kravtsov, Queensland Australia, gymnast (Olympics-96)
  • May 10th Eric Stock, soccer player (NEC)
  • May 10th Ronnie Dixon, NFL defensive tackle (Philadelphia Eagles, NY Jets)
  • May 11th Corey Fuller, NFL cornerback (Minnesota Vikings)
  • May 11th Yo Murphy, WLAF receiver (Scottish Claymores)
  • May 12th Craig Novitsky, NFL tackle (NO Saints)
  • May 12th Tommy Johnson, WLAF cornerback (Amsterdam Admirals)
  • May 13th Hamish Pepper, Auckland NZ, laser single handed yachter (Olympics-96)
  • May 13th Michael Sirotka, pitcher (Chicago White Sox), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • May 13th Rob Fredrickson, NFL linebacker (Oakland Raiders)
  • May 13th Tom Nalen, NFL center (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)