Birthdays in Sport on September 14

  • 1869 Kid Nichols, American baseball player (d. 1953)
  • 1880 Archie Hahn, American athlete (d. 1955)
  • 1887 Stanley Ketchel [The Michigan Assassin], Polish-American heavyweight boxing champion (1908-10), born in Grand Rapids, Michigan (d. 1910)
  • 1918 Georges Berger, Belgian racing driver (d. 1967)
  • 1920 Bud Palmer, NBAer (NY Knicks)/sportscaster, born in Hollywood, California
  • 1924 Jerry Coleman, 2nd baseman/sportscaster (NY Yankees, SD Padres), (d. 2014)
  • 1932 Harry Sinden, NHL player/coach (Team Canada)
  • 1932 Joshua Culbreath, Penn, 400m hurdler (Olympic-bronze-1956)
  • 1936 Stan Williams, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees, LA Dodgers)
  • 1939 DeWitt T Weaver Jr, Danville KY, PGA golfer (1972 Southern Open)
  • 1940 Larry Brown, NBA player/NBA coach (NY Knicks)
  • 1945 Martin Tyler, British sports broadcaster
  • 1947 Wolfgang Schwartz, Austria, figure skater (Olympic-gold-1968)
  • 1950 Masami Kuwashima, Japanese race car driver
  • 1952 Margit Schumann, German DR, luge (Olympic-gold-1976)
  • 1953 Judy Playfair, Australian swimmer
  • 1956 Ray Wilkins, English former footballer
  • 1957 Jerry Don Gleaton, baseball player
  • 1957 Tim Wallach, Huntington Park, California, American MLB player (Montreal Expos 1980-1992)
  • 1957 Kepler Wessels, Bloemfontein South Africa, South African cricketer who played for both Australia and South Africa, the latter as captain.
  • 1963 Antonia Real, Spain, 400m freestyle (Olympic-1976)
  • 1963 Jaromir Dragan, Liptovsky CZE, hockey goalie (Team Slovakia 1998)
  • 1964 Kurt Gouveia, NFL linebacker (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • 1965 Troy Neel, baseball player
  • 1967 John Smit, soccer player (NAC)
  • 1968 Ginger Helgeson Nielson, St Cloud Minn, tennis star
  • 1968 Pete Chilcutt, NBA forward (Vancouver Grizzlies)
  • 1970 Satoshi Kojima, wrestler (NJPW)
  • 1970 Francesco Casagrande, Italian cyclist
  • 1971 Jonathan "Adam" Holland, rower (Olympics-1996), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1971 Mario Henry, NFL wide receiver (Buffalo Bills, Atlanta Falcons)
  • 1972 David Bell, infielder (St Louis Cardinals), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1972 Donnell Bennett, NFL fullback (KC Chiefs)
  • 1973 Terrell Fletcher, NFL running back (San Diego Chargers)
  • 1973 Linvoy Primus, English footballer
  • 1974 Hicham El Guerrouj, Moroccan athlete
  • 1976 Agustín Calleri, Argentine tennis player
  • 1978 Ben Cohen, English rugby union footballer
  • 1979 Jesse Marunde, American Strongman/Athlete (d. 2007)
  • 1983 Frostee Rucker, National Football League defensive end
  • 1985 Delmon Young, American baseball player
  • 1986 Alan Sheehan, Irish footballer