Birthdays in Sport in October 1982

  • 1st Haruna Babangida, Nigerian footballer
  • 4th Jered Weaver, American baseball player
  • 4th Tony Gwynn Jr., American baseball player
  • 5th Natalie Vlandis, Northridge California, pairs skater (& Jered Guzman)
  • 7th Madjid Bougherra, Algerian footballer
  • 7th Jermain Defoe, English footballer
  • 7th Robby Ginepri, American tennis player
  • 9th António Mendonça, Angolan footballer
  • 9th Shi Jun, Chinese footballer
  • 10th Hideki Mutoh, Japanese racing driver
  • 13th Ian Thorpe, Australian swimmer
  • 15th Charline Labonté, French Canadian ice hockey goaltender
  • 16th Frédéric Michalak, French rugby player
  • 19th Gonzalo Pineda, Mexican footballer
  • 20th Yasser Al-Qahtani, Saudi footballer
  • 20th Becky Brewerton, Welsh golfer
  • 21st James White, American basketball player
  • 22nd Robinson Canó, Dominican baseball player
  • 22nd Heath Miller, American football player
  • 23rd Valentin Badea, Romanian footballer
  • 24th Mohamed Fairuz Fauzy, Malaysian racing driver
  • 24th Macay McBride, American baseball player
  • 25th Jerome Carter, American football player
  • 26th Adam Carroll, British racing driver
  • 28th Jeremy Bonderman, American baseball player
  • 28th Anthony Lerew, American baseball player
  • 30th Andy Greene, American ice hockey player
  • 30th Manny Parra, American baseball player
  • 31st Tomáš Plekanec, Czech ice hockey player