Birthdays in Sport in 1971 (Part 2)

Birthdays 201 - 400 of 1,008

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

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

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