Water Polo in History

Birthdays in Sport

  • 1914-08-16 Tullio Pandolfini, Italy, water polo (Olympic-gold-1948)
  • 1920-09-16 Franco Pandolfini, Italy, water polo (Olympic-gold-1948)
  • 1924-05-15 Andrea Gyarmati, Hungary water polo player (Olympics, 1948-60), (d. 2013)
  • 1957-02-05 Craig Wilson, Beeville TX, US water polo goalie (Olym-silver-84, 88)
  • 1960-03-26 Michael Evans, Fontana CA, US water polo player (Olympic-silver-88)
  • 1965-10-21 Chris Duplanty, Palo Alto California, water polo goalkeeper (Olympics-96)
  • 1966-03-12 Erich Fischer, Dinuba CA, US Olympic water polo foward (Olympic-92)
  • 1966-11-10 Kyle Kopp, water polo 2m offense (Olympics-96), born in San Bernardino, California
  • 1967-04-12 Kirk Everist, water polo driver (Olympics-96), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1967-11-04 Alex Rousseau, US water polo 2m Offense (Oly-4th-92, 96), born in Paris, France
  • 1968-09-04 Rick McNair, water polo 2m defender (Olympics-96), born in Berkeley, California
  • 1969-02-12 Colin Keely, water polo driver (Olympics-96), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1969-03-25 Guy Newman, Australian water polo goalie (Olympics-96)
  • 1969-12-27 Chris Humbert, Modesto California, water polo 2m offense (Olympics-96)
  • 1970-09-11 Dan Hackett, water polo goalkeeper (Olympics-96), born in Syracuse, New York
  • 1971-02-16 Chi Kredell, water polo driver (Olympics-96), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1971-05-22 Troy Barnhart, Hanford CA, water polo 2m offense (Olympics-96)
  • 1971-09-10 Chris Oeding, Santa Ana California, water polo driver (Olympics-96)
  • 1972-08-02 Nathan Thomas, Australian water polo player (Olympics-96)
  • 1973-02-16 James Young, Australian water polo player (Olympics-96)
  • 1973-05-08 Wolf Wigo, Abington Penn, water polo driver (Olympics-96)
  • 1974-02-24 Jeremy Laster, Fullerton California, water polo driver (Olympics-96)

Deaths in Sport

  • 2013-08-18 Dezs┼Ĺ Gyarmati, Hungarian water polo player, dies at 85