Birthdays in Sport in December 1982

  • 2nd Hristos Karipidis, Greek footballer
  • 2nd Matt Ware, American football player
  • 3rd Michael Essien, Ghanaian footballer
  • 3rd Manny Corpas, American baseball player
  • 4th Ho-Pin Tung, Dutch-Chinese racing driver
  • 5th Eddy Curry, American basketball player
  • 5th Trai Essex, American football player
  • 6th Alberto Contador, Spanish cyclist and 2007 Tour de France winner
  • 6th Sean Ervine, Zimbabwean cricketer
  • 6th Robbie Gould, American football player
  • 8th Dee Dee Trotter, American athlete
  • 8th Hamit Altintop, German-born Turkish Football player (identical twin brother of Halil Altintop)
  • 8th Halil Altintop, Turkish Football player (identical twin brother of Hamit Altintop)
  • 9th Tamilla Abassova, Russian cyclist
  • 9th Nathalie De Vos, Belgian athlete
  • 11th Pablo Pérez Companc, Argentine racing driver
  • 12th Dmitry Tursunov, Russian tennis player
  • 13th Ricky Nolasco, American baseball player
  • 13th Tuka Rocha, Brazilian racing driver
  • 13th Freddie Weinke, American football player
  • 13th Dominik Werling, German footballer
  • 14th Josh Fields, American baseball player
  • 14th Steve Sidwell, English footballer
  • 15th Borja García, Spanish racing driver
  • 16th Antrel Rolle, National Football League defensive back
  • 17th Josh Barfield, American baseball player
  • 17th Stephane Lasme, Gabonese basketball player
  • 19th Maurice Williams, American basketball player
  • 19th Tero Pitkamaki, Finnish javelin thrower
  • 20th Mohammed Asif, Pakistani cricket player
  • 20th Kasper Klausen, Danish footballer
  • 20th David Wright, American baseball player (New York Mets), born in Norfolk, Virginia
  • 21st Mike Gansey, American basketball player
  • 21st Philip Humber, American baseball player
  • 21st Iljo Keisse, Belgian cyclist
  • 25th Shawn Andrews, American football player
  • 25th Rob Edwards, Welsh footballer
  • 28th François Gourmet, Belgian decathlete
  • 30th Dawan Landry, American football player
  • 30th Dathan Ritzenhein, American runner
  • 31st Julio DePaula, Dominican baseball player
  • 31st Luke Schenscher, Australian basketball player
  • 31st Craig Gordon, Scottish footballer