On This Day

National Basketball Association History (Part 6)

Basketball Leagues: NCAA - WNBA

Related Topics: NBA All-Star Game - NBA Championship

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 501 - 600 of 658

  • 1973-01-28 Joe Stephens, NBA forward (Houston Rockets)
  • 1973-01-30 Jalen Rose, American basketball player (Indiana Pacers), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1973-01-30 Sharone Wright, American basketball player (Toronto Raptors), born in Macon, Georgia
  • 1973-02-07 Juwan Howard, NBA forward/center (Washington Bullets/Wizards)
  • 1973-02-14 Tyus Edney, American basketball player (Boston Celtics, Sacramento Kings), born in Gardena, California
  • 1973-02-17 Chris Robinson, NBA guard (Vancouver Grizzlies)
  • 1973-02-17 Drew Barry, NBA guard (Atlanta Hawks)
  • 1973-02-19 Terrence Rencher, NBA guard (Phoenix Suns)
  • 1973-03-01 Chris Webber, American basketball forward (NBA All-Star 1997, 2000–2003; Washington Bullets/Wizards, Sacramento Kings) and broadcaster (NBA Gametime Live; TNT), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1973-03-06 Greg Ostertag, NBA center (Utah Jazz)
  • 1973-03-06 Michael Finley, NBA guard/forward (Phoenix Suns/Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1973-03-13 Bobby Jackson, American NBA guard (Denver Nuggets), born in Salisbury, North Carolina
  • 1973-03-23 Jason Kidd, Basketball Hall of Fame point guard, coach (10-time NBA All Star), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1973-03-25 Bob Sura, NBA guard (Cleveland Cavaliers)
  • 1973-04-17 Theo Ratliff, American NBA forward and center (Detroit Pistons, Philadelphia 76ers), born in Demopolis, Alabama
  • 1973-04-20 Lamond Murray, American basketball forward (LA Clippers), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1973-04-24 Eric Snow, American NBA guard (Philadelphia 76ers, Seattle Supersonics), born in Canton, Ohio
  • 1973-04-28 Serge Zwikker, NBA center (Houston Rockets)
  • 1973-05-10 Jerome Williams, American NBA forward (Detroit Pistons), born in Washington D.C.
  • 1973-05-14 Voshon Lenard, NBA guard (Miami Heat)
  • 1973-05-18 Donyell Marshall, NBA forward and coach (Golden State Warriors), born in Reading, Pennsylvania
  • 1973-06-08 Bryant Reeves, NBA center (Vancouver Grizzlies)
  • 1973-06-12 Jason Caffey, American NBA forward (Chicago Bulls), born in Mobile, Alabama
  • 1973-06-22 Cory Alexander, NBA guard (San Antonio Spurs)
  • 1973-07-17 Horacio Llamas, Mexican NBA center (Phoenix Suns), born in Rosario, Mexico
  • 1973-07-23 Darvin Ham, American NBA forward (Wash Wizards) and coach, born in Saginaw, Michigan
  • 1973-08-01 Mario Bennett, American NBA forward (LA Lakers, Phoenix Suns), born in Denton, Texas
  • 1973-08-02 George Zidek, Czech NBA center (Denver Nuggets, Charlotte Hornets), born in Zlin, Czechia
  • 1973-08-09 Jimmy King, American NBA guard (Toronto Raptors, University of Michigan Wolverines Fab Five), born in South Bend, Indiana
  • 1973-08-19 Roy Rogers, American NBA player and coach (Boston Celtics), born in Linden, Alabama
  • 1973-08-31 Priest Lauderdale, NBA center (Denver Nuggets)
  • 1973-08-31 Reggie Geary, NBA guard (San Antonio Spurs)
  • 1973-09-03 Damon Stoudamire, NBA guard (Toronto Raptors), born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1973-09-24 Rodrick Rhodes, american NBA forward (Houston Rockets), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • 1973-10-14 DeJuan Wheat, NBA guard (Minn Timberwolves)
  • 1973-11-25 Erick Strickland, NBA guard (Dallas Mavericks)
  • 1973-12-04 Corliss Williamson, American basketball forward (NBA C'ship 2004, Detroit Pistons; NBA 6th Man of the Year 2002; NCAA Final 4 MOP 1994), born in Russellville, Arkansas
  • 1973-12-10 Rusty LaRue, NBA guard (Chicago Bulls)
  • 1973-12-13 Shandon Anderson, American NBA forward (Utah Jazz), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1973-12-19 Kebu Stewart, NBA forward (Philadelphia 76ers)
  • 1973-12-30 Don Reid, NBA guard/forward (Detroit Pistons)
  • 1974-01-06 Paul Grant, NBA center (Minn Timberwolves), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1974-01-28 Tony Delk, NBA guard (SF Warriors)
  • 1974-01-31 Othella Harrington, American basketball forward (Houston Rockets), born in Jackson, Mississippi

Person of interestSteve Nash

1974-02-07 Steve Nash, Canadian Basketball Hall of Fame guard (NBA MVP 2005, 06; 8 × NBA All-Star; Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, LA Lakers) and coach (Brooklyn Nets), born in Johannesburg, South Africa

Basketball Player Steve Nash
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  • 1974-03-12 Chris Carr, NBA guard (Phoenix Suns, Minn Timberwolves)
  • 1974-03-22 Marcus Camby, American NBA forward (Toronto Raptors), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1974-03-23 Eric Washington, NBA guard (Denver Nuggets)
  • 1974-05-24 Ace Custis, American NBA forward (Dallas Mavericks), born in Eastville, Virginia
  • 1974-06-04 Johnny Taylor, NBA forward (Orlando Magic)
  • 1974-06-12 Kerry Kittles, American NBA guard (NJ Nets), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • 1974-06-23 Dontonio Wingfield, NBA forward (Portland Trailblazers)
  • 1974-06-23 Mark Hendrickson, NBA forward (Sacramento Kings)
  • 1974-07-03 Jamie Feick, American NBA forward (Milwaukee Bucks), born in Lexington, Ohio
  • 1974-07-14 Erick Dampier, American NBA center (SF Warriors), born in Jackson, Mississippi
  • 1974-07-18 Derek Anderson, NBA guard (Cleveland Cavaliers)
  • 1974-07-25 Todd Fuller, American NBA center (SF Warriors), born in Fayetteville, North Carolina
  • 1974-08-09 Derek Fisher, American NBA guard (LA Lakers) and manager (LS Sparks), born in Little Rock Arkansas
  • 1974-08-26 Kelvin Cato, American NBA center (Portland Trailblazers), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1974-09-02 Jason Lawson, NBA center (Orlando Magic)
  • 1974-09-07 Antonio McDyess, American basketball forward (NBA All Star 2001; Denver Nuggets, Detroit Pistons), born in Quitman, Mississippi
  • 1974-09-10 Ben Wallace, American basketball forward (NBA C'ship 2004; NBA Defensive Player of the Year 2002-03, 2005-06; NBA All-Star 2003–06; Detroit Pistons), born in White Hall, Alabama
  • 1974-09-13 Travis Knight, American NBA center (Boston Celtics), born in Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1974-09-17 Rasheed Wallace, American basketball forward (NBA C'ship 2004; NBA All-Star 2000, 01, 06, 08; Portland Trailblazers, Detroit Pistons), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1974-09-22 Gary Trent, American NBA forward (Portland Trailblazers), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1974-09-24 Kiwane Garris, American NBA guard (Denver Nuggets), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1974-09-26 Martin Muursepp, Estonian NBA forward (Dallas Mavericks), born in Tallinn, Estonia
  • 1974-10-09 Keith Booth, American NBA forward (Chicago Bulls), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1974-10-20 Jerald Honeycutt, NBA forward (Milwaukee Bucks)
  • 1974-11-03 Tariq Abdul Wahad, French basketball forward (first French player in NBA; Sacramento Kings, Dallas Mavericks), born in Paris, France
  • 1974-11-05 Jerry Stackhouse, American NBA guard and forward (Detroit Pistons, Philadelphia 76ers), born in Kinston, North Carolina
  • 1974-11-23 Malik Rose, NBA forward (San Antonio Spurs), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1975-02-11 Jacque Vaughn, American basketball guard (Utah Jazz) and coach (Orlando Magic), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1975-02-12 Scot Pollard, NBA center (Detroit Pistons), born in Murray, Utah
  • 1975-02-22 Charles O'Bannon, American NBA guard (Detroit Pistons), born in Bellflower, California
  • 1975-02-23 Chris Garner, NBA guard (Toronto Raptors), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1975-03-09 Adonal Foyle, Vincentian-American NBA center (SF Warriors), born in Canouan, St. Vincent and the Grenadines
  • 1975-03-19 Antonio Daniels, NBA guard (Vancouver Grizzlies)
  • 1975-03-21 Vitaly Potapenko, NBA center (Cleveland Cavaliers)
  • 1975-04-03 Thomas Hamilton, American NBA center (Boston Celtics), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1975-04-24 Michael Stewart, American basketball NBA center (Sacramento Kings), born in Cucq-Trepied-Stella-Plage, France
  • 1975-04-28 Martin Lewis, NBA guard (Toronto Raptors)
  • 1975-05-01 Austin Croshere, American basketball forward (Indiana Pacers) and broadcaster (Fox Sports Indiana Pacers analyst), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1975-05-13 Chris Crawford, NBA forward (Atlanta Hawks)
  • 1975-06-02 Dontae' Jones, NBA forward (Boston Celtics)
  • 1975-06-05 Zydrunas Ilgauskas, Lithuanian American NBA center (Cleveland Cavaliers), born in Kaunas, Lithuania SSR, Soviet Union
  • 1975-06-07 Allen Iverson, NBA guard (Philadelphia 76ers)
  • 1975-06-19 Anthony Parker, NBA guard (Philadelphia 76ers)
  • 1975-07-20 Ray Allen, American basketball guard (10-time NBA All Star), born in Merced, California
  • 1975-07-26 Joe Smith, American NBA forward (Golden State Warriors), born in Norfolk, Virginia
  • 1975-08-22 Charles C. Smith, American baseball player, NBA guard (Miami Heat), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • 1975-08-26 Shea Seals, NBA guard (LA Lakers) and coach, born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1975-09-08 John Thomas, American NBA forward (Boston Celtics), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1975-09-27 Ed Gray, NBA guard (Atlanta Hawks)
  • 1975-10-23 Keith Van Horn, American NBA forward, 1997-2006 (New Jersey Nets, and 4 other teams), born in Fullerton, California
  • 1975-11-04 Lorenzen Wright, NBA forward (LA Clippers)
  • 1975-11-08 Brevin Knight, NBA guard (Cleveland Cavaliers), born in Livingston, New Jersey
  • 1975-11-18 Jason Williams, American basketball point guard (NBA C'ship 2006, Miami Heat; NBA All-Rookie First Team 1999) born in Belle, West Virginia
  • 1975-12-14 James Cotton, American NBA guard (Seattle Supersonics), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1976-02-11 Tony Battie, American NBA forward (Denver Nuggets), born in Dallas, Texas

Weddings in Sport


Divorces in Sport


Deaths in Sport