On This Day

Birthdays in Sport in 1967 (Part 3)

Birthdays 401 - 562 of 562

  • Oct 1 Geraldine Heaney, Canadian ice hockey defense (Olympics gold 1998), born in Lurgan, Northern Ireland
  • Oct 1 Mike Pringle, American Canadian Football Hall of Fame running back (CFL MOP 1995, 98; Montreal Alouettes), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 1 Scott Young, US Hockey Hall of Fame right wing (1,181 NHL games; Pittsburgh Penguins, Colorado Avalanche), born in Clinton, Massachusetts

Person of interestThomas Muster

Oct 2 Thomas Muster, Austrian tennis player (French Open 1995), 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 and administrator (Olympic gold 1992, 96; CEO Cycling Australia), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • Oct 4 Roger Pavlik, American baseball pitcher (MLB All Star 1996; Texas Rangers), born in Houston, Texas
  • Oct 4 Vicky Bullett, American basketball forward and coach (Olympic gold 1988; World C’ship gold 1990), born in Martinsburg, West Virginia
  • Oct 5 Rex Chapman, NBA guard (Miami Heat, Phoenix Suns)
  • Oct 6 Kennet Andersson, former Swedish footballer
  • Oct 7 Mariana Perez-Roldan, Argentinan tennis star, born in Tandil, Argentina
  • Oct 9 Carling Bassett-Seguso, Canadian tennis player and actress (Spring Fever, 2 x WTA titles), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Oct 9 Gheorghe Popescu, Romanian soccer player (Barcelona), born in Calafat, Dolj County, Romania
  • Oct 10 Frank Wainright, American football tight end (Miami Dolphins), born in Peoria, Illinois
  • Oct 10 Willie Davis, American NFL wide receiver (KC Chiefs, Tennessee Oilers), born in Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Oct 11 Bruce Dickson, CFL linebacker (Edmonton Eskimos), born in Hamilton, Ontario

  • Oct 11 Charles Ogletree, American tornado sailor (Olympic 8th 1996), born in Greenville, North Carolina
  • Oct 11 Dennis Vaske, American NHL defenseman (NY Islanders), born in Rockford, Illinois
  • Oct 11 Rob Selby, American NFL guard (Arizona Cardinals), born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • Oct 11 David Starr, American race car driver, born in Houston, Texas
  • Oct 13 Derrick Moore, American NFL running back (Az Cardinals, Carolina Panthers), born in Albany, Georgia
  • Oct 13 Javier Sotomayor, Cuban jumper (world record 1989, Olympic gold 1992), born in Limonar, Matanzas, Cuba
  • Oct 13 Trevor Hoffman, American Baseball Hall of Fame closer (first pitcher to 500 & 600 saves milestone), born in Bellflower, California
  • Oct 13 Steve Vickers, English footballer (Middlesbrough), born in Bishop Auckland, England
  • Oct 14 Dave Hajek, infielder (Houston Astros), born in Roseville, California
  • Oct 14 Sylvain Lefebvre, Canadian NHL defenseman (Colorado Avalanche), born in Richmond, Canada
  • Oct 14 Pat Kelly, American baseball player
  • Oct 14 Stephen A. Smith, American sports journalist
  • Oct 15 Carlos García, Venezuelan baseball infielder (Pittsburgh Pirates), born in Táchira State, Venezuela
  • 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 Marianne Werdel-Witmeyer, American professional tennis player, 1986-97 (ranked 21st in 1995), 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 baseball catcher (Tampa Bay Devil Rays, New York Yankees) and broadcaster (YES Network, NY Yankees), 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, Trinidadian cricketer (West Indian fast bowler), born in Belmont, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
  • Oct 25 Anthony Johnson, American NFL fullback (Chicago Bears, Carolina Panthers), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Oct 25 Kelly Chase, Canadian NHL right wing (Hartford Whalers), born in Porcupine Plain, Saskatchewan
  • Oct 26 Bobby Houston, American NFL linebacker (NY Jets), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Oct 26 Shelly Stokes, American softball catcher (Olympic gold 1996), born in Sacramento, California
  • Oct 27 Jaren Jackson, American 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, Canadian NHL right wing (Ottawa Senators), born in Foam Lake, Saskatchewan
  • Oct 30 Ty Detmer, American College Football Hall of Fame quarterback (Heisman Trophy 1990, Brigham Young; Green Bay Packers, Philadelphia Eagles, Detroit Lions), born in San Marcos, Texas
  • Nov 2 Derek Porter, Canadian rower (Olympic gold M8 1992; World C'ship gold single sculls 1993), born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Nov 3 John Tomac, American professional cyclist (Mountain Bike Hall of Fame), born in Owosso, Michigan
  • Nov 4 Alex Rousseau, US water polo 2m Offense (Olympic 4th 1992, 96), born in Paris, France
  • Nov 4 Asif Mujtaba, cricketer (Pakistani lefty batsman)
  • Nov 4 Eric Karros, Hackansack NJ, infielder (LA Dodgers)
  • Nov 5 Frank Pollack, American NFL tackle (SF 49ers), born in Camp Springs, Maryland
  • Nov 5 Grant Leury, Australian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • Nov 5 Steve Wagner, field hockey goalkeeper (Olympics 1996), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Nov 6 Dennis Brown, NFL defensive end (SF 49ers), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 6 Jackie Auzias de Turenne, WPVA volleyballer (Natl-17th-1995), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Nov 6 Shuzo Matsuoka, Japanese tennis star (1995 USTA/Binghampton), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Nov 8 Frantisek Kaberle, Czech ice hockey forward (Team Czech Rep), born in Kladno, Czechia
  • Nov 8 Henry Rodriguez, Dominican baseball outfielder (Montreal Expos), born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Nov 8 Jay Taylor, American NFL cornerback (KC Chiefs), born in San Diego, California
  • Nov 8 Rhonda Kottke, WPVA volleyballer, born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Nov 9 Scott Bianco, 90 kg freestyle wrestler (Olympics 1996), born in Kamloops, British Columbia
  • Nov 9 Ricky Otto, English footballer, born in London
  • Nov 10 Jed Roberts, Canadian CFL defensive tackle (Edmonton Eskimos), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • Nov 10 Jackie Fairweather, Australian triathlete (ITU World Championships gold 1996), born in Perth, Western Australia (d. 2014)
  • Nov 11 Bill Musgrave, American NFL quarterback and coach (Denver Broncos), born in Grand Junction, Colorado
  • Nov 11 Gil de Ferran, Brazilian race car driver, born in Paris, France

Person of interestMichael Moorer

Nov 12 Michael Moorer, American boxing heavyweight champ (defeated Holyfield-1994), born in Brooklyn, New York

World Boxing Champion Michael Moorer
World Boxing Champion
Michael Moorer
  • Nov 13 Steve Christie, NFL kicker (Buffalo Bills)
  • Nov 15 Greg Anthony, NBA guard (Vancouver Grizzlies, Seattle Supersonics)
  • Nov 15 Laura Garrone, Italian tennis star
  • Nov 15 Gustavo Poyet, Uruguayan footballer
  • Nov 16 Lawrence Dawsey, NFL wide receiver (Tampa Bay Bucs)
  • Nov 17 Howard Griffith, NFL running back (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • Nov 18 Jocelyn Lemieux, Mont Laurier, NHL right wing (Calgary Flames)
  • Nov 18 Tom Gordon, Sebring FL, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)
  • Nov 19 Gary Disarcina, Maiden MA, infielder (California Angels)
  • Nov 20 Alex Arias, American infielder (Florida Marlins), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 20 Chris Childs, NBA guard (NJ Nets, NY Knicks), born in Bakersfield, California
  • Nov 21 Tripp Cromer, American baseball player, born in Lake City, North Carolina
  • Nov 21 Toshihiko Koga, Japanese judoka (Olympic gold - 71kgs 1992; silver 1996), born in Kitashigeyasu, Saga, Japan (d. 2021)

Person of interestBoris Becker

Nov 22 Boris Becker, German tennis player (Wimbledon 1985, 86, 89), born in Leimen, Germany

Tennis Legend Boris Becker
Tennis Legend
Boris Becker
  • Nov 22 Donald Hollas, quarterback (Oakland Raiders)
  • Nov 23 Brian Glynn, Iserlohn Ger, NHL defenseman (Hartford Whalers)
  • Nov 23 Diane O'Grady, North Bay Ontario, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Nov 23 Gary Kirsten, South African cricket batsman and coach (101 Tests, 7,289 runs @ 45.27, 21 x 100s), born in Cape Town, South Africa
  • Nov 24 Al Martin, Covina CA, outfielder (Pittsburgh Pirates)
  • Nov 24 Ben McDonald, Baton Rouge LA, pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers)
  • Nov 24 Cal Eldred, baseball player
  • Nov 25 Andrea Stinson, WNBA guard (Charlotte Sting)
  • Nov 25 Anthony Nesty, Suriname swimmer (Suriname's 1st Olympic gold medal 100m butterfly 1988), born in Trinidad & Tobago
  • Nov 26 Ridley Jacobs, Antiguan cricket wicket-keeper (West Indian ODI 1996), born in Swetes Village, Antigua and Barbuda
  • Nov 27 Garry Valk, Canadian NHL left wing (Anaheim Mighty Ducks) and broadcaster, born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • Nov 27 Laura Golarsa, Italian tennis star (Oklahoma City doubles), born in Milan, Italy
  • Nov 28 José del Solar, Peruvian footballer
  • Nov 29 Sean Carlin, Australian hammer thrower (Olympics-8-1992, 96), born in Adelaide, Australia
  • Nov 30 Gary Jones, NFL safety (NY Jets)
  • Dec 1 Reggie Sanders, American baseball outfielder (MLB All Star 1995; World Series 2001), born in Florence, South Carolina
  • Dec 4 Klaus Wilmsmeyer, Canadian NFL punter (Super Bowl 1994, SF 49ers), born in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
  • Dec 4 Guillermo Amor, Spanish soccer midfielder and executive (37 caps, FC Barcelona), born in Benidorm, Spain
  • Dec 5 Ann Schirman, WPVA volleyballer (National-17th-1994), born in San Diego, California
  • Dec 6 Kevin Appier, American MLB baseball pitcher, 1989-94 (Kansas City Royals, and three others), born in Lancaster, California
  • Dec 7 Tino Martinez, American baseball first baseman (MLB All-Star 1995, 97; World Series 1996, 98–2000; Seattle Mariners, NY Yankees), born in Tampa, Florida
  • Dec 7 Václav Chalupa, Czech rower (Henley Royal Regatta 1989, Olympic silver 1992), born in Jindřichův Hradec, Czechoslovakia
  • Dec 8 Jeff George, American NFL quarterback (Atlanta Falcons, Oakland Raiders), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Dec 8 Ron George, American linebacker (Minnesota Vikings), born in Heidelberg, Germany
  • Dec 8 Tony Mayberry, American NFL center (Tampa Bay Bucs), born in Würzburg, Germany
  • Dec 8 Darren Sheridan, English footballer and manager, born in Stretford, United Kingdom
  • Dec 9 Caryn Kadavy, American figure skater, born in Erie, Pennsylvania,
  • Dec 9 Ray Agnew, NFL nose tackle, 1990-2000 (New England Patriots; New York Giants; St. Louis Rams), and executive (Los Angeles Rams; Detroit Lions), born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • Dec 9 Jason Dozzell, English footballer

  • Dec 11 Katy Steding, American basketball forward (Olympic gold 1996), born in Portland, Oregon
  • Dec 11 Richard Stemp, English cricketer (Yorkshire & England A left-arm spinner), born in Erdington, Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Dec 12 David Szott, American NFL guard (KC Chiefs), born in Passaic, New Jersey
  • Dec 12 John Randle, American NFL defensive tackle (Minnesota Vikings), born in Mumford, Texas
  • Dec 12 Masood Anwar, Pakistani cricketer (one Test Pakistan v West Indies 1990), born in Khanewal, Punjab, Pakistan
  • Dec 13 Chris O'Loughlin, American fencer (Olympics 1996), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Dec 13 Scott Zolak, American NFL quarterback (NE Patriots), born in Monongahela, Pennsylvania
  • Dec 13 Bo Pelini, American football coach, born in Youngstown, Ohio
  • Dec 14 Ali Wood, WPVA volleyballer (US Open-13th-1995), born in Long Beach, California
  • Dec 14 Eldridge Recasner, American NBA guard (Atlanta Hawks, Houston Rockets), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Dec 15 Chris Gioskos, CFL tackle (Toronto Argonauts)
  • Dec 15 Christine Larsen, synchronized swimmer (Olympic silver 1996), born in New Westminster, British Columbia
  • Dec 15 Frank Hartley, NFL tight end (Cleveland Browns, San Diego Chargers)
  • Dec 15 Keith Askins, NBA guard/forward (Miami Heat)
  • Dec 15 Mo Vaughn, American baseball first baseman (MLB All-Star 1995, 96, 98; AL MVP 1995; Boston Red Sox), born in Norwalk, Connecticut
  • Dec 15 David Howells, English footballer, born in Guildford, Surrey
  • Dec 16 Donovan Bailey, Manchester Jamaica, Canada 100m runner (Olympic 2 gold-96)
  • Dec 17 Alan Nolet, gymnast (Olympics 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Dec 17 Pauline Maurice, Welland Ontario, softball outfielder (Olympics 1996)
  • Dec 17 Vincent Damphousse, NHL center (Montreal Canadiens), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Dec 18 Bob Corkum, Salisbury, NHL center (Philadelphia Flyers)
  • Dec 18 Dan McGwire, NFL quarterback (Miami Dolphins)
  • Dec 18 Tracy Hayworth, NFL linebacker (Detroit Lions, Atlanta Falcons)
  • Dec 18 Toine van Peperstraten, Dutch sports journalist
  • Dec 19 Doug Johns, South Bend IN, pitcher (Oakland A's)
  • Dec 20 Duncan Kennedy, American luger (Olympics 1994), born in Burlington, California
  • Dec 21 Ervin Johnson, NBA center (Seattle Supersonics, Milwaukee Bucks), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Dec 21 Terry Mills, NBA forward (Miami Heat, Detroit Pistons), born in Romulus, Michigan
  • Dec 22 Mike Sullivan, NFL center (Tampa Bay Bucs), born in Marshfield, Massachusetts
  • Dec 22 Roland Holder, cricketer (West Indian batsman in ODI's 1993-), born in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
  • Dec 22 Dan Petrescu, Romanian football manager and professional football player, born in Bucharest, Romania
  • Dec 23 Lamar Lathon, American football linebacker (Carolina Panthers), born in Wharton, Texas
  • Dec 24 Mikhail Shchennikov, Russian race walker, born in Yekaterinburg, Russia
  • Dec 25 Kathleen Franey, American 1.5km runner, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Dec 26 Tony Covington, NFL safety (Seattle Seahawks), born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • Dec 26 Ken Tanigawa, American golfer (Senior PGA C'ship 2019), born in Kobe, Japan
  • Dec 28 Paul Lynch, Australian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Dec 29 Henry Jones, American football Safety (Buffalo Bills, Minnesota Vikings), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Dec 29 Kevin Toth, American shot put athlete, born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Dec 29 Tony Tolbert, American NFL defensive end (Pro Bowl 1996; Super Bowl 1992, 93, 95; Dallas Cowboys), born in Tuskegee, Alabama
  • Dec 31 Brad Daluiso, American NFL placekicker (NY Giants), born in San Diego, California