Birthdays in Sport in September 1942

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Sep 4 Raymond Floyd, American golfer (four-time Major winner), born in Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner Ray Floyd
Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner
Ray Floyd
  • Sep 7 Alan Oakes, British Footballer
  • Sep 16 Amos Tom Wargo, Marlette MI, PGA golfer (1993 PGA Seniors Champion)
  • Sep 16 Dennis Conner, American sailor (America's Cup skipper 1974, 1980, 1987, 1988), born in San Diego, California
  • Sep 17 Desmond Lynam, British sportscaster
  • Sep 17 Doris Brown-Heritage, American 800m track star (Olympic gold 1968)
  • Sep 18 Alex Stepney, English football goalkeeper
  • Sep 22 David J Stern, NBA commissioner (1984- )
  • Sep 25 Peter Petherick, cricketer (NZ slow lefty 1976-77, hat-trick on debut)
  • Sep 26 Ingrid Mickler-Becker, German FR, long jumper/relayer (Oly-gold-72)
  • Sep 28 Grant "Mudcat" Jackson, pitcher (1972 NY Yankees, Phillies)
  • Sep 29 Rajinder Goel, cricketer (slow lefty who didn't play for India)
  • Sep 29 Felice Gimondi, Italian cyclist
  • Sep 30 Sture Pettersson, Swedish cyclist (Olympic silver 1968)