Birthdays in Sport in October 1967

  • Oct 1 Chuck McElroy, Galeston TX, pitcher (California Angels)
  • Oct 1 Geraldine Heaney, Irish-Canadian ice hockey defenseman (Canada, Olympics 1998), born in Lurgan, Northern Ireland
  • Oct 1 Michael "Mike" Pringle, American CFL running back (Montreal Alouettes), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 1 Scott Young, Clinton MA, NHL right wing (Colorado Avalanche)

Person of interestThomas Muster

Oct 2 Thomas Muster, Austrian tennis star (1995 French Open), born in Leibnitz, Austria

Tennis Player and French Open Champion Thomas Muster
Tennis Player and French Open Champion
Thomas Muster
  • Oct 2 Frankie Fredericks, Namibian athlete (Olympic silver 100m, 200m 1992, 96), born in Windhoek, South West Africa
  • Oct 4 Nick Green, Australian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Oct 4 Roger Pavlik, American MLB pitcher (Texas Rangers), born in Houston, Texas
  • Oct 4 Vicky Bullett, American professional basketball player and coach (Olympic gold 1988/Charlotte Sting), born in Martinsburg, West Virginia
  • Oct 5 Ellie Gibson, golfer (1994 PING-Cellular One-5th), born in Corpus Christi, Texas
  • Oct 5 Rex Chapman, NBA guard (Miami Heat, Phoenix Suns)
  • Oct 6 Kennet Andersson, former Swedish footballer
  • Oct 7 Mariana Perez-Roldan, Argentina, tennis star
  • Oct 9 Carling Bassett-Seguso, Canadian tennis player/actress (Spring Fever, 2 x WTA titles), born in Toronto, Canada
  • Oct 9 Gheorge Popescu, Romania, soccer player (Barcelona)
  • Oct 9 Gica Popescu, Romania, soccer player (PSV)
  • Oct 10 Frank Wainright, tight end (Miami Dolphins)
  • Oct 10 Willie Davis, NFL wide receiver (KC Chiefs, Tennessee Oilers)
  • Oct 11 Bruce Dickson, CFL linebacker (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • Oct 11 Charles Ogletree, tornado sailor (Olympic 8th 1996), born in Greenville, North Carolina
  • Oct 11 Dennis Vaske, Rockford, NHL defenseman (NY Islanders)
  • Oct 11 John Lovell, Baton Rouge LA, tornado sailor (Olympic 8th 1996)
  • Oct 11 Rob Selby, NFL guard (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Oct 11 David Starr, American race car driver
  • Oct 12 Becky Iverson, Escanaba MI, LPGA golfer (1995 Friendly's Classic)
  • Oct 13 Derrick Moore, NFL running back (Az Cardinals, Carolina Panthers)
  • Oct 13 Trevor Hoffman, American Baseball Hall of Fame closer (first pitcher to 500 & 600 saves milestone), born Bellflower, California
  • Oct 13 Steve Vickers, English footballer
  • Oct 14 Dave Hajek, Roseville CA, infielder (Houston Astros)
  • Oct 14 Sylvain Lefebvre, Richmond, NHL defenseman (Colorado Avalanche)
  • Oct 14 Pat Kelly, American baseball player
  • Oct 14 Stephen A. Smith, American sports journalist
  • Oct 15 Carlos Garcia, Venezuela, infielder (Pittsburgh Pirates)
  • Oct 16 Joe Murphy, NHL right wing (Chicago Blackhawks), born in London, England
  • Oct 16 Michael York, Australian field hockey fullback (Olympic silver 1992, 96)
  • Oct 17 Adrianne Werdel Witmeyer, tennis star (1990 Futures-Chiba), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 17 Marianne Werdel Witmeyer, tennis star, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 17 Mark Johnson, infielder (Pittsburgh Pirates), born in Worcester, Massachusetts
  • Oct 17 Nathalie Tauziat, Bangui Cent Afr Rep, tennis star (1993 Quebec City)
  • Oct 17 Reggie Clark, NFL linebacker (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Oct 18 Gary John Anderson, New Zealand track and road cyclist (Olympics 1996-bronze), born in Wanganui, New Zealand
  • Oct 20 Harvey Pulliam, outfielder (Colorado Rockies), born in San Francisco, California
  • Oct 21 Bill Berg, St Catharines, NHL left wing (NY Rangers)
  • Oct 21 Gavin Brian Lovegrove, javelin (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • Oct 21 John Flaherty, American catcher (San Diego Padres), born in NYC, New York
  • Oct 21 Stanley Richard, NFL safety (Washington Redskins)
  • Oct 21 Paul Ince, English footballer
  • Oct 22 Ron Tugnutt, Canadian ice hockey player
  • Oct 23 Jaime Yzaga, Peruvian tennis star, born in Lima, Peru
  • Oct 23 Michael Philbrick, CFL defensive tackle (Hamilton Tiger Cats)
  • Oct 24 Ian Bishop, cricketer (West Indian fast bowler)
  • Oct 25 Anthony Johnson, NFL fullback (Chicago Bears, Carolina Panthers)
  • Oct 25 Kelly Chase, Porcupine Plain Ca, NHL right wing (Hartford Whalers)
  • Oct 25 Mazhar Hussein, cricketer (UAE batsman World Cup 1996)
  • Oct 26 Bobby Houston, NFL linebacker (NY Jets)
  • Oct 26 Shelly Stokes, softball catcher (Olympic gold 1996), born in Sacramento, California
  • Oct 27 Jaren Jackson, NBA guard/forward (Houston Rockets, San Antonio Spurs), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Oct 28 James Joseph, NFL running back (Cin Bengals)
  • Oct 29 Greg Gohr, pitcher (Detroit Tigers), born in Santa Clara, California
  • Oct 30 Brenda Catherine Lawson, double scull rower (Olympics 1996), born in Wanganui, New Zealand
  • Oct 30 Pat Elynuik, Foam Lake, NHL right wing (Ottawa Senators)
  • Oct 30 Ty Detmer, quarterback (Philadelphia Eagles)