Athletics in History (Part 2)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 101 - 199 of 199

  • 1962-07-29 Vincent Rousseau, Belgian athlete
  • 1962-11-21 Sabine Busch, German athlete
  • 1963-03-20 Yelena Romanova, Russian athlete (d. 2007)
  • 1964-01-06 Rafael Vidal, Venezuelan athlete (d. 2005)
  • 1964-04-21 Ludmila Engquist, Russian-born Swedish athlete
  • 1964-10-04 Yvonne Murray, athlete
  • 1964-11-10 Magnús Scheving, Icelandic athlete
  • 1964-11-23 Frank Rutherford, Bahamian athlete
  • 1964-12-28 Maite Zúñiga, Spanish athlete
  • 1965-03-29 Voula Patoulidou, Greek athlete
  • 1965-04-06 Lieve Slegers, Belgian athlete
  • 1965-09-07 Uta Pippig, German athlete
  • 1965-11-07 Sigrun Wodars, German athlete
  • 1966-02-09 Ellen van Langen, Dutch athlete
  • 1966-03-31 Roger Black, English athlete
  • 1966-04-18 Trine Hattestad, Norwegian athlete
  • 1967-03-01 Yelena Afanasyeva, Russian athlete
  • 1967-10-02 Frankie Fredericks, Namibian athlete
  • 1968-01-17 Svetlana Masterkova, Russian athlete
  • 1968-01-31 Patrick Stevens, Belgian athlete
  • 1968-04-08 Patricia Girard-Léno, French athlete (100m hurdles)
  • 1968-07-30 Robert Korzeniowski, Polish athlete
  • 1968-12-24 Marleen Renders, Belgian athlete
  • 1969-05-16 Steve Lewis, American athlete
  • 1969-06-13 Svetlana Krivelyova, Russian athlete
  • 1969-12-15 Chantal Petitclerc, Canadian wheelchair athlete
  • 1969-12-22 Myriam Bédard, Canadian athlete
  • 1970-03-14 Ebru Kavaklıoğlu, Russian athlete
  • 1970-04-19 Kelly Holmes, English athlete
  • 1970-08-21 Paulo Barrancos Guerra, Portuguese athlete, 10k runner, born in Barrancos, Portugal
  • 1970-08-26 Olimpiada Ivanova, Russian athlete
  • 1970-10-10 Mohammed Mourhit, Belgian athlete
  • 1971-05-15 Phil Pfister, American strength athlete
  • 1971-05-20 Šárka Kašpárková, Czech athlete
  • 1971-12-21 Irena Slavutskay, Israel, athlete (Oly-1996)
  • 1973-02-22 Einar Kristian Tveitå, Norwegian athlete
  • 1973-04-21 Jonathan Nsenga, Belgian athlete
  • 1973-06-28 Adrian Annus, Hungarian athlete, born in Szeged, Hungary
  • 1973-07-11 Konstantinos Kenteris, Greek athlete
  • 1973-08-01 Veerle Dejaeghere, Belgian athlete
  • 1973-09-12 Darren Campbell, British athlete
  • 1973-11-03 Nemone, athlete and broadcaster
  • 1973-12-30 Ato Boldon, Trinidadian athlete
  • 1974-01-20 Calvin Harrison, American athlete (Olympic gold medalist), born in Orlando, Florida
  • 1974-03-02 Monika Niederstätter, Italian athlete
  • 1974-04-04 Dave Mirra, American BMX rider, born in Chittenango, New York (d. 2016)
  • 1974-06-30 Hezekiel Sepeng, Potchefstroom South Africa, South African athlete
  • 1974-08-01 Beckie Scott, Canadian cross-country skiing athlete
  • 1974-09-14 Hicham El Guerrouj, Moroccan athlete
  • 1975-01-25 Tim Montgomery, American athlete
  • 1975-02-09 Viktor Chistiakov, Russian-born Australian athlete
  • 1975-06-05 Sandra Stals, Belgian athlete

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1975-10-12 Marion Jones, track and field athlete/drug cheat (5 forfeited Olympic medals), born in Los Angeles, California

Track and Field Athlete/Drug Cheat Marion Jones
Track and Field Athlete/Drug Cheat
Marion Jones
  • 1975-11-13 Tom Compernolle, Belgian athlete (d. 2008)
  • 1976-03-30 Obadele Thompson, Barbadian athlete
  • 1976-08-02 Reyes Estévez, Spanish athlete
  • 1976-12-22 Katleen De Caluwé, Belgian athlete
  • 1977-03-01 Rens Blom, Dutch athlete
  • 1977-03-04 Ana Gabriela Guevara, Mexican athlete
  • 1977-05-27 Abderrahmane Hammad, Algerian athlete
  • 1977-05-31 Joachim Olsen, Danish athlete
  • 1977-10-31 Sylviane Félix, French athlete, born in Créteil, France
  • 1978-02-16 Tia Hellebaut, Belgian athlete
  • 1978-07-20 Tamsyn Lewis, Australian athlete
  • 1978-11-19 Věra Pospíšilová-Cechlová, Czech athlete
  • 1979-03-13 Cedric Van Branteghem, Belgian athlete
  • 1979-03-24 Periklis Iakovakis, Greek athlete
  • 1979-05-28 Joeri Jansen, Belgian athlete
  • 1979-06-15 Yulia Nestsiarenka, Belarusian athlete
  • 1979-08-14 Paul Burgess, Australian athlete
  • 1979-08-16 Monder Rizki, Belgian athlete
  • 1979-09-14 Jesse Marunde, American Strongman/Athlete (d. 2007)
  • 1980-08-22 Nicolas Macrozonaris, French-Canadian track-and-field athlete, born in Laval, Canada
  • 1980-10-04 Me'Lisa Barber, American athlete
  • 1980-11-22 Yaroslav Rybakov, Russian athlete
  • 1981-02-27 Elodie Ouédraogo, Belgian athlete
  • 1981-03-18 Tora Berger, Norwegian biathlete
  • 1981-04-29 Émilie Mondor, Canadian athlete (d. 2006)
  • 1982-05-15 Veronica Campbell-Brown, Jamaican athlete
  • 1982-05-16 Hanna Mariën, Belgian athlete
  • 1982-06-13 Kenenisa Bekele, Ethiopian athlete
  • 1982-08-05 LoLo Jones, American track and field athlete
  • 1982-08-31 Lien Huyghebaert, Belgian athlete
  • 1982-11-16 Ronald Pognon, French athlete
  • 1982-12-08 Dee Dee Trotter, American athlete
  • 1982-12-09 Nathalie De Vos, Belgian athlete
  • 1983-02-02 Carolina Klüft, Swedish athlete
  • 1983-07-13 Liu Xiang, Chinese hurdling athlete
  • 1983-07-13 Kristof Beyens, Belgian athlete
  • 1984-03-13 Pieter Custers, Dutch athlete
  • 1984-04-15 Rodney Carney, NBA athlete
  • 1984-06-01 Naidangiin Tüvshinbayar, first Mongolian athlete win gold medal from Olympics
  • 1986-04-10 Olivia Borlée, Belgian athlete
  • 1986-11-22 Oscar Pistorius, South African paralympic athlete
  • 1987-02-01 Ronda Rousey American athlete (UFC Champion), born in Riverside, California
  • 1987-02-09 Magdalena Neuner, German biathlete
  • 1988-02-22 Kevin Borlée, Belgian athlete
  • 1991-09-21 Jordan Hasay, American track and field athlete
  • 1992-02-07 Miguel Andres Matienzo Guerra, Mexican athlete

Weddings in Sport


Divorces in Sport


Deaths in Sport