Birthdays in Sport in May 1977

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