Birthdays in Sport in 1974

Birthdays 1 - 200 of 609

  • Jan 1 Johnie Church, NFL defensive end (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Jan 2 Juha Lind, NHL forward (Team Finland Oly-Bronze-1998, Dallas)
  • Jan 3 Stefan Ustorf, Kaufbeuren Ger, NHL right wing (Washington Capitals)
  • Jan 3 Todd Warriner, Blenheim, NHL left wing (Toronto Maple Leafs)
  • Jan 3 Alessandro Petacchi, Italian cyclist
  • Jan 4 Carl Powell, defensive end (Indianapolis Colts)
  • Jan 5 Calvin Collins, center/guard (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Jan 5 Michelle Scerri, Australian golfer (1995 Tasmanian), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • Jan 6 Juan Roque, tackle (Detroit Lions)
  • Jan 6 Marcus Crandell, CFL quarterback (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • Jan 6 Paul Grant, NBA center (Minn Timberwolves)
  • Jan 6 Daniel Cordone, Argentine footballer
  • Jan 8 Arjan Blaauw, Dutch soccer player (FC Groningen)
  • Jan 8 Brian Roberson, wide receiver (NY Giants)
  • Jan 9 Craig Wishart, cricketer (Zimbabwe Test batsman vs South Africa 1995)
  • Jan 9 Jamain Stephens, NFL offensive tackle (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Jan 10 Andre Kirwan, CFL receiver (Toronto Argonauts)
  • Jan 10 Hollis Thomas, defensive tackle (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Jan 10 Davide Dionigi, Italian footballer
  • Jan 10 Steve Marlet, French footballer
  • Jan 11 Goran Lozanovski, Australian soccer midfielder (Olyroos, Olympics-96)
  • Jan 11 Rod Jones, NFL guard (Cincinnati Bengals)
  • Jan 11 Toderick Malone, WLAF wide receiver (London Monarchs)
  • Jan 11 Warren Morris, Alexandria LA, baseball infielder (Olympics-bronze-96)
  • Jan 11 Jens Nowotny, German footballer

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Jan 12 Melanie Chisholm, English singer "Sporty Spice" (Spice Girls), born in Whiston, England

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  • Jan 13 Matt Lepsis, NFL tackle (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • Jan 13 Sergei Brylin, NHL center (NJ Devils), born in Moscow, Russia
  • Jan 14 Hugues Legault, 50m swimmer (Olympics-96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Jan 14 Kevin Jefferson, NFL linebacker (Cin Bengals)
  • Jan 14 Michael Dritlein, WLAF wide receiver (Rhein Fire)
  • Jan 14 Nancy Napolski, Hinsdale Idaho, air rifle (Olympics-1996)
  • Jan 15 Mike Minter, safety (Carolina Panthers)
  • Jan 15 Ray King, American baseball player
  • Jan 17 Derrick Mason, wide receiver (Tennessee Oilers)
  • Jan 17 Guillermo Mercedes, Dominican/US baseball infielder (Texas Rangers)
  • Jan 17 Marcus Spriggs, offensive tackle (Buffalo Bills)
  • Jan 17 Sharon Marie Ferris, NZ, sailor (Olympics-96)
  • Jan 17 Yang Chen, Chinese footballer
  • Jan 18 Shane Burton, defensive tackle (Miami Dolphins)
  • Jan 19 Amaury Telemaco, Higuey Dom Rep, pitcher (Chicago Cubs)
  • Jan 19 Gregory Playfair, Suriname/Dutch soccer player (PSV)
  • Jan 19 Tarik Oulida, soccer player (Ajax/Seville)
  • Jan 19 Walter Jones, tackle (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Jan 19 Jaime Moreno, Bolivian footballer
  • Jan 20 Calvin Harrison, American athlete (Olympic gold medalist), born in Orlando, Florida
  • Jan 20 Rae Carruth, wide receiver (Carolina Panthers)
  • Jan 21 Jerald Sowell, fullback (NY Jets)
  • Jan 21 Jerry Wunsch, tackle (Tampa Bay Buccaneers)
  • Jan 21 Orpheus Roye, defensive end (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Jan 21 Alex Sperafico, Brazilian racing driver
  • Jan 22 Pavel Mikhalevitch, soccer player (NEC)
  • Jan 22 Stephanie Rottier, St Niklaas Belgium, tennis star (1995 semi Prague)
  • Jan 23 Glen Chapple, cricketer (Lancashire & England A pace bowler)
  • Jan 23 Yosvani Pérez, Cuban baseball player
  • Jan 24 Tim Biakabutuka, running back (Carolina Panthers)
  • Jan 25 Adam Meadows, offensive tackle (Indianapolis Colts)
  • Jan 25 Daniel Sproule, Australian field hockey halfback (Olympics-96)
  • Jan 28 Derrick Mayes, NFL wide receiver (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • Jan 28 Jermaine Dye, outfielder (Atlanta Braves), born in Oakland, California
  • Jan 28 Tony Delk, NBA guard (SF Warriors)
  • Jan 28 Vitaly Tregubov, hockey defenseman (Team Kazakhstan Oly-1998)
  • Jan 28 Zack Bronson, safety (San Francisco 49ers)
  • Jan 28 Jermaine Dye, American baseball player
  • Jan 28 Magglio Ordóñez, Venezuelan baseball player
  • Jan 29 David LaFleur, tight end (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Jan 29 Jeff Mitchell, corner (Baltimore Ravens)
  • Jan 29 Kris Burley, Truro Nova Scotia, gymnist (Olympics-96)
  • Jan 29 Pat Walsh, WLAF Tackle (London Monarchs)
  • Jan 30 Martina Jerant, Windsor Ontario, basketball center (Olympics-96)
  • Jan 30 Robert Rollins, cricketer (big-hitting Essex wicketkeeper-batsman)
  • Jan 31 Bob Mulder, soccer player (Appingedam, FC Groningen)
  • Jan 31 Lorenzo Styles, NFL linebacker (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Jan 31 Othella Harrington, NBA forward (Houston Rockets)
  • Jan 31 Pavi Sald, ice hockey defenseman (Finland, Oly-98)
  • Jan 31 Tory Toogood, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
  • Jan 31 Ariel Pestano, Cuban baseball player
  • Feb 1 Walter McCarty, NBA forward (Boston Celtics)
  • Feb 1 Roberto Heras, Spanish cyclist, born in Béjar, Spain
  • Feb 1 David Meca, Spanish long distance swimmer
  • Feb 2 David Buck, kayak (alt-Olympics-96), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Feb 2 J R Conrad, offensive tackle/guard (NY Jets)
  • Feb 2 Jeff Cassar, soccer goalkeeper (Olympics-gold-96)
  • Feb 3 Konrad Gałka, Polish swimmer
  • Feb 4 Brandon Convery, Kingston, NHL center (Toronto Maple Leafs)
  • Feb 4 Chris Ward, defensive end (Baltimore Ravens)
  • Feb 5 Adrienne Johnson, WNBA guard (Cleveland Rockers)
  • Feb 6 Nathan Davis, defensive tackle (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Feb 6 Olaf Lindenbergh, soccer player (Ajax, De Graafschap)
  • Feb 7 Ryan Phillips, linebacker (NY Giants)

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Feb 7 Steve Nash, Canadian NBA guard (Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, LA Lakers), born in Johannesburg, South Africa

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  • Feb 8 Ulises de la Cruz, Ecuadorian footballer
  • Feb 9 Brad Maynard, punter (NY Giants)
  • Feb 9 John Wallace, NBA forward (Toronto Raptors)
  • Feb 9 Orlando Bobo, guard (Minnesota Vikings)
  • Feb 10 Andrew English, CFL receiver (BC Lions)
  • Feb 10 Lea Ghirardi-Rubbi, Colombes France, tennis star (1994 Futures NC)
  • Feb 10 Ty Law, NFL cornerback (NE Patriots)
  • Feb 11 Brian Newman, guard (Tampa Bay Buccaneers)
  • Feb 11 Ronnie Ward, linebacker (Miami Dolphins)
  • Feb 11 Wally Richardson, quarterback (Baltimore Ravens)
  • Feb 12 Ian Mcintyre, NHL left wing (Vancouver Canucks), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Feb 12 Toranosuke Takagi, Japanese race car driver
  • Feb 13 Anthony Mortas, hockey forward (Team France 1998)
  • Feb 14 Michael Lowery, NFL linebacker (Chicago Bears)
  • Feb 14 Rob Jahrling, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
  • Feb 14 Philippe Léonard, Belgian footballer
  • Feb 15 Erik Schulz, Port Huron Mich, pairs skater (& Ilana Goldfogel)
  • Feb 15 Tim Hall, running back (Oakland Raiders)
  • Feb 15 Ugueth Urbina, Venezuelan pitcher (Montreal Expos), born in Caracas
  • Feb 15 Seattle Slew, American racehorse (d. 2002)
  • Feb 15 Alexander Wurz, Austrian race car driver
  • Feb 16 Jevon Langford, defensive end (Cincinnati Bengals)
  • Feb 16 Kathy McCormack, ice hockey forward (Canada, Oly-Silver-98)
  • Feb 16 Fanis Katergiannakis, Greek footballer
  • Feb 18 Yevgeny Kafelnikov, Russia, tennis star
  • Feb 18 Jamey Carroll, American baseball player
  • Feb 19 Yevgeny Kafelnikov, Sochi Russia, tennis star (1995 doubles-Hamburg)
  • Feb 20 Katerina Kroupova, Olomouc Czech, tennis star (1994 Futures-Sofia-BUL)
  • Feb 21 Alexei Lojkin, NHL forward (Belarus, Oly-98)
  • Feb 21 Rohsaan Griffin, Texas City Texas, 200m runner
  • Feb 21 Iván Campo, Spanish footballer
  • Feb 22 Aaron Gavey, Sudbury, NHL center (Tampa Bay Lightning)
  • Feb 22 Kyoko Nagatsuka, Shizuoka Prefecture Japan, tennis star (1996 Hobart)
  • Feb 23 Herschelle Gibbs, cricketer (South African Test batsman 1996)
  • Feb 23 Kenyon Cotton, full back (Baltimore Ravens)
  • Feb 24 Jeremy Laster, Fullerton California, water polo driver (Olympics-96)
  • Feb 24 Simeon Rice, American football defensive end (Arizona Cardinals), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Feb 24 Mike Lowell, Puerto Rican baseball player
  • Feb 25 Detron Smith, NFL running back (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • Feb 25 Tamarick Vanover, NFL wide receiver (KC Chiefs)
  • Feb 26 Ron Fox, soccer player (Willem II)
  • Feb 26 Sébastien Loeb, French rally driver
  • Feb 27 Chris Dishman, guard (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Feb 27 Jim Maher, cricketer (Queensland lefty batsman victorious 1995 side)
  • Feb 28 Katie Allen, Australian field hockey full back/half back (Olympics-96)
  • Feb 28 Kevin Abrams, cornerback (Detroit Lions)
  • Feb 28 Michael Swift, WLAF CB (Rhein Fire)
  • Feb 28 Lee Carsley, Irish footballer
  • Mar 1 Stephen Davis, running back (Washington Redskins)
  • Mar 2 Martine Dessureault, 50m swimmer (Olympics-96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Mar 2 Monika Niederstätter, Italian athlete
  • Mar 4 Jarrett Deuling, Vernon, NHL left wing (NY Islanders)
  • Mar 4 Karol Kucera, Bratislava Slovakia, tennis star (1995-Rosmalen)
  • Mar 4 Sherry Wigginton, diver (Olympics-96), born in Austin, Texas
  • Mar 4 Ariel Ortega, Argentine footballer
  • Mar 4 Tommy Phelps, American baseball player
  • Mar 5 Brad Schumacher, US, 400m/800m freesytyle (Olympics-gold-96)
  • Mar 5 Hans Bond, Dutch soccer player (FC Volendam)
  • Mar 5 Jens Jeremies, German footballer
  • Mar 7 Joost Volmer, soccer player (FC Twente)
  • Mar 7 Facundo Sava, Argentine footballer
  • Mar 8 Steve Sarkisian, CFL quarterback (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • Mar 8 Toran James, linebacker (San Diego Chargers)
  • Mar 8 Mike Moriarty, American baseball player
  • Mar 9 Mark Harrity, cricketer (promising South Aust left-arm fast bowler)
  • Mar 11 Billy Granville, linebacker (Cincinnati Bengals)
  • Mar 11 David Cameron, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
  • Mar 11 Kevin Donovan, Des Plaines Ill, figure skater (1997 Great Lakes-2nd)
  • Mar 12 Chris Carr, NBA guard (Phoenix Suns, Minn Timberwolves)
  • Mar 13 Corinna Broiz, Garberville Colo, lightweight judoka (Olympics-96)
  • Mar 13 Thomas Enqvist, tennis star (1991 Wimbledon jr boys), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • Mar 13 Vampeta, Brazilian footballer
  • Mar 14 Justine Joyce, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
  • Mar 15 Imad Baba, Humble Tx, soccer midfielder (Olympics-gold-96)
  • Mar 15 Robert Fick, American baseball player
  • Mar 16 Heath Streak, cricketer (Zimbabwean pace bowler 1993-)
  • Mar 16 Lamont Burns, guard (NY Jets)
  • Mar 16 Georgios Anatolakis, Greek footballer
  • Mar 16 Fotini Vavatsi, Greek archer
  • Mar 17 Eric Lane, running back (NY Giants)
  • Mar 17 John Hall, kicker (NY Jets)
  • Mar 18 Petra Kamstra, Rotterdam Holland, tennis star (1995 Surabaya doubles)
  • Mar 18 Tina Krizan, Maribor Slovenia, tennis star (1995 Surabaya doubles)
  • Mar 18 Torrian Gray, safety (Minnesota Vikings)
  • Mar 19 John Coppinger, pitcher (Baltimore Orioles), born in El Paso, Texas
  • Mar 20 P J Bogart, American diver (Olympics-96), born in NYC, New York
  • Mar 21 Jose Clayton, Tunisian footballer
  • Mar 22 Marcus Camby, NBA forward (Toronto Raptors)
  • Mar 22 Tuomas Gronman, NHL defenseman (Team Finland Oly-Bronze-1998, Pitts)
  • Mar 22 Philippe Clement, Belgian footballer
  • Mar 23 Eric Washington, NBA guard (Denver Nuggets)
  • Mar 23 Scott Galyon, linebacker (NY Giants)
  • Mar 23 Tony Alberda, Dutch soccer player (SC Heerenveen, Emmen)
  • Mar 24 Terry Killens, linebacker (Tennessee Oilers)
  • Mar 25 Mike Adams, wide receiver (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Mar 25 Vyninka Arlow, Australia, diver (Olympics-96)
  • Mar 26 Alfred Shipman, CFL slot back (BC Lions)
  • Mar 26 Irina Spirlea, Bucharest Romania, tennis star (1996 Amelia Island)
  • Mar 26 Mike Peca, NHL center (Buffalo Sabres), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Mar 27 Russ Haas, wrestler (d. 2001)
  • Mar 27 Gaizka Mendieta, Spanish footballer
  • Mar 28 K C Jones, NFL center (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • Mar 29 Marc Gené, Spanish racing car driver
  • Mar 30 Martin Love, cricketer (high scoring Queensland batsman, Aust 1995)
  • Mar 31 Anthony Hicks, NFL linebacker (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • Mar 31 James Burgess, linebacker (San Diego Chargers)
  • Mar 31 Jason Odom, tackle (Tampa Bay Buccaneers)
  • Apr 1 Hugo Benjamín Ibarra, Argentine footballer
  • Apr 1 Sandra Völker, German swimmer