Birthdays in Sport in August 1958

  • Aug 1 Tor HÃ¥kon Holte, Norwegian cross country skier
  • Aug 2 Arshad Ayub, cricketer (Indian off-spinner of the late 1980's)
  • Aug 4 Greg Foster, Maywood Ill, 110m hurdler (Olympic silver 1984)
  • Aug 4 Mary Decker Tabb Slaney, NJ, olympic track star (mile record 4:16.71)
  • Aug 7 Alberto Salazar, marathoner (NYC Marathon Winner)
  • Aug 7 Larisa Karlova, USSR, team handball player (Olympic gold 1976, 80)
  • Aug 10 Jack Richards, English cricket wicket-keeper (mid-80's)
  • Aug 11 Lori Garbacz, South Bend IN, LPGA golfer (1989 Circle K Tucson Open)
  • Aug 13 David W Feherty, Bangor N Ireland, PGA golfer (1994 New England-2nd)
  • Aug 14 "Beautiful" Bobby Eaton, wrestler (SMW/ECW/NJPW/WCW, Midnight Express)
  • Aug 16 Jose Luis, Clerc Argentina, tennis star
  • Aug 19 Gary Gaetti, Centralia IL, infielder (St Louis Cardinals)
  • Aug 21 Dom Mamzi, horse trainer
  • Aug 22 Elhadjdia Ba, Dakar Senegal, hurdler (Olympic silver 1988)
  • Aug 23 Julio Franco, Atlanta Braves, oldest regular position player in MLB history
  • Aug 26 Jan Nevens, Belgian cyclist
  • Aug 27 Yoshinori Mizumaki, PGA golfer (1994 Byron Nelson-2nd), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Aug 28 Scott Hamilton, ice skater (Olympic gold 1984), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • Aug 31 Serge Blanco, French rugby union footballer