Birthdays in Sport in May 1977

  • 1st Anna Louise Wilson, Dunedin NZ, 100m breast stroke (Olympics-96)
  • 1st Vera Lischka, Austrian swimmer
  • 2nd Amy D'Entremont, Stoneham Mass, figure skater (1995 NE Jr champ)
  • 2nd Luke Hudson, American baseball player
  • 3rd Ryan Dempster, American baseball player
  • 4th Mariano Pernía, Argentine-Spanish footballer
  • 5th Tiffany Roberts, Petaluma California, soccer midfielder (Olympics-96)
  • 6th Shannon Shakespeare, Mission BC, 100m swimmer (Olympics-96)
  • 6th Trent Steed, Australian swimmer (Olympics-96), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 6th Christophe Brandt, Belgian cyclist
  • 7th Marko Milic, NBA guard (Phoenix Suns)
  • 9th Maggie Dixon, American college basketball coach (d. 2006)
  • 9th Iñigo Landaluze, Spanish cyclist
  • 10th Amanda Borden, Cincinnati Ohio, gymnast (World-silv-94, Oly-gold-96)
  • 10th Henri Camara, Senegalese footballer
  • 10th Nick Heidfeld, German Formula 1 driver
  • 11th Janne Ahonen, Finnish ski jumper
  • 11th Gonzalo Colsa, Spanish footballer
  • 11th Pablo García, Uruguayan footballer
  • 11th Victor Matfield, South African rugby union footballer
  • 12th Monique de Bruin, Porland Oregon, fencer-foil (Olympics-96)
  • 13th Diane Halber, Torrance California, figure skater (1996 Natl Collegiate champ)
  • 13th Sara DeCosta, ice hockey goalie (USA, Oly-98)
  • 13th Robby Hammock, baseball player
  • 14th Anca Barna, Cluj Romania, tennis star (semifinals 1995 ITF Poland)
  • 14th Jayna Hefford, ice hockey forward (Canada, Oly-98)
  • 14th Roy Halladay, American baseball player
  • 16th Jean-Sébastien Giguère, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 17th Jere Michael, Aspen Colo, figure skater (1994 National Jr champ)
  • 18th Lee Hendrie, English footballer
  • 18th Danny Mills, English footballer
  • 19th Manuel Almúnia, Spanish footballer
  • 19th Brandon Inge, American baseball player
  • 20th Leonardo Noeren Franco, Argentine footballer
  • 20th Chad Muska, American Skateboarder for Element Skateboards
  • 21st Quinton Fortune, South African footballer
  • 21st Ricky Williams, American football player
  • 22nd Dre Bly, American Football Player
  • 26th Luca Toni, Italian footballer
  • 27th Abderrahmane Hammad, Algerian athlete
  • 27th Mahela Jayawardene, Sri Lankan cricketer
  • 29th Brent Roberts, Leesville La, diver (Olympics-96)
  • 29th Massimo Ambrosini, Italian footballer
  • 29th Antonio Lebo-Lebo, Angolan footballer
  • 30th Akwá, Angolan footballer
  • 31st Joachim Olsen, Danish athlete
  • 31st Moses Sichone, Zambian footballer
  • 31st Theodoros Baev, Bulgarian-born Greek volleyball player
  • 31st Phil Devey, Canadian baseball player
  • 31st Domenico Fioravanti, Italian swimmer
  • 31st Greg Leeb, Canadian ice hockey player