Birthdays in Sport in April 1965

  • Apr 1 John "Jumbo" Elliott, NFL tackle (NY Giants, NY Jets)
  • Apr 1 Mark Jackson, NBA guard (Indiana Pacers) and coach, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Apr 4 Tony Burse, CFL fullback (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • Apr 5 Cris Carpenter, American baseball player (St. Louis Cardinals, Texas Rangers), born in St. Augustine, Florida
  • Apr 6 Gerald Diduck, Edmonton, NHL defenseman (Hartford Whalers)
  • Apr 6 Rica Reinisch, German DR, 100m/200m backstroke (Olympic gold 1980)
  • Apr 6 Virginia Lee, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
  • Apr 6 Lieve Slegers, Belgian athlete
  • Apr 7 Alexander Mronz, tennis star, born in Cologne, Germany
  • Apr 7 Kaushik Amalean, cricketer (two Tests for Sri Lanka 1986-88)
  • Apr 9 Hal Morris, Fort Rucker Alabama, infielder (Cincinnati Reds)
  • Apr 9 Helen Alfredsson, Goteborg Sweden, LPGA golfer (1993 Dinah Shore)
  • Apr 9 Paolo Cane, Itaty, tennis star
  • Apr 10 Karen Booker, WNBA center (Utah Starzz)
  • Apr 12 Elaine Zayak, NJ, figure skater (Olympics-6th-1984)
  • Apr 13 Quinn Early, NFL wide receiver (New Orleans Saints, Buffalo Bills)
  • Apr 14 Craig McDermott, cricket pace bowler (tireless Austr since 1984)
  • Apr 14 Stan Humphries, NFL quarterback (San Diego Chargers)
  • Apr 15 Anthony Miller, NFL wide receiver (Denver Broncos, Dallas Cowboys)
  • Apr 15 Kevin Stevens, Brockton, NHL left wing (LA Kings)
  • Apr 15 Mark Dennis, NFL tackle (Carolina Panthers, Green Bay Packers)
  • Apr 15 Michele Redman, LPGA golfer (1995 Star Bank-3rd), born in Zanesville, Ohio
  • Apr 16 Caren Kemner, Quincy IL, volleyball outside hitter (Oly-bronze-92, 96)
  • Apr 20 Jim Terrell, sprint canoe (Olympics-96), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Apr 21 Ed Belfour, Carman, NHL goalie (Chicago Blackhawks)
  • Apr 21 Gary Grant, NBA guard (NY Knicks)
  • Apr 22 Peter Zezel, Canadian ice hockey player
  • Apr 23 Donna Weinbrecht, skier (Olympic-gold)
  • Apr 24 Mike Blowers, Wurlzburg Germany, infielder (NY Yankees, LA Dodgers)
  • Apr 25 Denis Perez, hockey defenseman (Team France 1998)
  • Apr 25 Mark Bryant, NBA forward/center (Phoenix Suns, Houston Rockets)
  • Apr 27 Courtenay Becker-Dey, American Europe class sailor (Oly-bronze-1996), born in Greenwich, Connecticut
  • Apr 29 Reggie Miller, NBA player (Indiana Pacers)
  • Apr 30 Daniela Costian, Australian discus/shot putter (Olympics-96)