Birthdays in Sport in 1968

About 1968

How Old? 49 or 50 years old
Generation: Generation X

Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep (Jan 1 - Jan 29), Monkey (Jan 30 - Dec 31)

Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 1 - 200 of 709

  • Jan 1 John de Visser, soccer player (SC Heerenveen)
  • Jan 1 Sandy Beasley, softball outfielder (Olympics 1996), born in Richmond, British Columbia
  • Jan 1 Davor Šuker, Croatian footballer
  • Jan 2 Scott Mitchell, NFL quarterback (Detroit Lions)
  • Jan 2 Anky van Grunsven, Dutch dressage champion
  • Jan 3 Kent Carlsson, Swedish tennis star
  • Jan 3 Kerry Huffman, Peterborough, NHL defenseman (Philadelphia Flyers, Ottawa)
  • Jan 3 Thomas Rayam, CFL offensive linebacker (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • Jan 4 Jackie Harris, NFL tight end (Green Bay Packers, Tampa Bay Bucs)
  • Jan 5 Felton Spencer, NBA center (Utah Jazz)
  • Jan 5 Jean Zedlitz, LPGA golfer (1994 Children's Med-14th), born in Stockton, California
  • Jan 5 Joe Juneau, Pont-rouge, NHL center (Washington Capitals)
  • Jan 5 Leila Meskhi, tennis star (1995 Hobart), born in Tbilisi, Georgia SSR
  • Jan 5 Andrew Golota, Polish boxer
  • Jan 6 Jerry Crafts, NFL/WLAF tackle (Philadelphia Eagles, Amsterdam Admirals)
  • Jan 6 Vlastimil Plavucha, Banska Bystrica CZ, hockey forward (Team Slovakia)

  • Jan 7 Michael Rosati, hockey goaltender (Team Italy 1998)
  • Jan 7 Nathaniel Bolton, WLAF running back (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Jan 8 Alexander Alexeev, NHL defenseman (Belarus, Olympics 1998)
  • Jan 8 Brian Johnson, catcher (San Diego Padres), born in Oakland, California
  • Jan 8 Mark Duane Croghan, 3k steeplechase (Olympic 5th 1996), born in Akron, Ohio
  • Jan 8 Paul Carey, American baseball infielder (Baltimore Orioles)
  • Jan 8 Keith Mullings, American boxer
  • Jan 9 Jimmy Adams, cricketer (prolific West Indian lefty bat since 1992)
  • Jan 9 Katie Anderson, Canada 100m hurdler (Olympic 7th-92, 96), born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • Jan 9 Mardi Lunn, Australian LPGA golfer (1991 Thailand Open), born in Liverpool, New South Wales
  • Jan 10 Malcolm Showell, WLAF defensive end (Amsterdam Admirals)
  • Jan 11 Ben Rivera, Dominican-American baseball pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies)
  • Jan 12 Vince Buck, NFL safety (New Orleans Saints)
  • Jan 12 Mauro Silva, Brazilian footballer
  • Jan 13 Kelly Boucher, Canadian basketball forward (1996 & 2000 Olympics), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Jan 13 Mike Whitlow, English footballer
  • Jan 14 Fred[ric] Honebein, rower (Olympic 5th 1996), born in San Francisco, California
  • Jan 14 Ruel Fox, English footballer
  • Jan 15 Felton Spencer, NBA center (SF Warriors)
  • Jan 15 Laurie Fellner, Appleton Wisc, team handball goalie (Olympics 1992, 96)
  • Jan 15 Steve McConaghy, Australian soling sailor (Olympics 1996)
  • Jan 17 Svetlana Masterkova, Russian athlete
  • Jan 19 Marty Conlon, NBA forward (Milwaukee Bucks)
  • Jan 20 Junior Murray, cricketer (WI keeper, no relation to Derryck or David)
  • Jan 20 Nick Anderson, NBA guard/forward (Orlando Magic)

  • Jan 21 Tom Urbani, pitcher (St Louis Cards, Detroit Tigers), born in Santa Cruz, California
  • Jan 22 Brian Jones, American sports radio and television host and former NFL linebacker (New Orleans Saints), born in Iowa City, Iowa
  • Jan 22 Mauricio Serna, Colombian retired footballer (Colombia national team 1993-2001), born in Medellín, Colombia
  • Jan 22 Frank Lebœuf, French actor, sports commentator and former footballer (1998 FIFA World Cup), born in Marseille, France
  • Jan 23 Eric Metcalf, NFL receiver/running back (Atl Falcons, San Diego Chargers)
  • Jan 23 Lubomir Kolnik, Skalica CZ, hockey forward (Team Slovakia, Espoo)
  • Jan 23 Petr Korda, tennis star (1993 Doubles-Cincinnati), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia
  • Jan 23 Todd Scott, NFL safety (Tampa Bay Bucs)
  • Jan 24 Mark Burmester, cricketer (Zimbabwe Test all-rounder in 3 Tests 1992)
  • Jan 24 Mary Lou Retton, American gymnast (Olympic gold all-round 1984), born in Fairmont, West Virginia
  • Jan 24 Ross Powell, American baseball pitcher (Cincinnati Reds, Houston Astros)
  • Jan 24 Scott Mercier, Harbor City California, cyclist (Olympics 1996)
  • Jan 25 Lynette Brooky, New Zealand golfer (NZ Open 1993/94)
  • Jan 25 Roosevelt Collins, WLAF DL (Amsterdam Admirals)
  • Jan 25 Tim De Leede, cricketer (Holland batsman 1996 World Cup)
  • Jan 26 Eric Davis, NFL cornerback (SF 49ers, Carolina Panthers)
  • Jan 26 Reggie Jordan, NBA guard (Minn Timberwolves)
  • Jan 27 Anthony Pleasant, NFL defensive end (Cleveland Browns, Atlanta Falcons)
  • Jan 27 Eric Wedge, American baseball catcher (Boston Red Sox)
  • Jan 27 Matt Stover, NFL kicker (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens)
  • Jan 27 Reggie Johnson, NFL tight end (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Jan 27 Rusty Meacham, pitcher (KC Royals, Seattle Mariners), born in Stuart, Flordia
  • Jan 27 Patrick Blondeau, French footballer
  • Jan 28 Henry Hering, Pointe-Claire Quebec, rower (Olympics-9-92, 96)
  • Jan 28 Marnie McBean, rower (Olympic gold 1992, 96), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Jan 29 Aeneas Williams, NFL cornerback (Arizona Cardinals), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Jan 29 Chris Pringle, (New Zealand cricket pace bowler (since 1990)
  • Jan 29 Harold Green, NFL running back (Cin Bengals, Atlanta Falcons)
  • Jan 29 John Hudson, NFL center/guard (NY Jets, Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Jan 29 Kevin Roberson, American baseball outfielder (Chicago Cubs)
  • Jan 29 Susi Erdmann, German bobsledder and luger
  • Jan 30 Bob Nardella, hockey defenseman (Team Italy 1998)
  • Jan 31 Doug Pederson, American NFL head coach (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Bellingham, Washington
  • Jan 31 Michael Sinclair, NFL defensive end (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Jan 31 Steve Phoenix, American baseball pitcher (Oakland Athletics)
  • Jan 31 Patrick Stevens, Belgian athlete
  • Feb 1 George Quigley Jr, skeet (Olympics 1996), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Feb 1 Javier Sanchez, Spanish tennis star
  • Feb 1 Kent Mercker, Dublin OH, pitcher (Atlanta Braves, Balt Orioles)
  • Feb 1 Mark Recchi, Kamloops, NHL right wing (Montreal Canadiens)
  • Feb 1 Sean Millington, CFL fullback (BC Lions)
  • Feb 2 Paul McKenzie, Australian Finn class sailor (Olympics 1996)
  • Feb 2 Sari Krooks, ice hockey right wing (Finland, Olympics 1998)
  • Feb 2 Scott Erickson, pitcher (Minnesota Twins, Balt Orioles), born in Long Beach, California
  • Feb 2 Sean Elliott, NBA forward (San Antonio Spurs)
  • Feb 2 Steve Henson, NBA guard (Detroit Pistons)
  • Feb 2 Ventson Donelson, CFL cornerback (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • Feb 3 Frantisek Kucera, NHL defenseman (Vanc Canucks, Olympic gold 1998), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia
  • Feb 3 Leroy Thompson, NFL running back (KC Chiefs)
  • Feb 3 Mark Koevermans, Netherlands, tennis star
  • Feb 3 Vlade Divac, Yugoslavia, NBA center (Charlotte Hornets, LA Lakers)
  • Feb 5 Regina Rajchitova, Czech, tennis star
  • Feb 5 Roberto Alomar, infielder (Baltimore Orioles), born in Salinas, Puerto Rico
  • Feb 5 Will Furrer, American football NFL quarterback (Houston Oilers, St Louis Rams), born in Danville, Pennsylvania
  • Feb 6 Imtiaz Abbasi, UAE cricket wicket-keeper (World Cup 1996)
  • Feb 6 Malika Mahfoud, Copenhagen Denmark, golfer (Gippsland Ladies Amateur)
  • Feb 6 Richard Newbill, WLAF linebacker (London Monarchs)
  • Feb 6 Adolfo Valencia, Colombian footballer
  • Feb 7 Martin Sinner, Koblenz Germany, tennis star (1990 Pretoria)
  • Feb 7 Peter Bondra, Lutsk Ukr, NHL right wing (Washington Capitals)
  • Feb 8 Joy Fawcett, soccer defender (Olympics 1996), born in Inglewood, California
  • Feb 8 Ron Goetz, CFL linebacker (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • Feb 9 Derek Strong, NBA forward (LA Lakers, Orlando Magic)
  • Feb 9 Marcus Meloan, Agana Guam, Canadian Tour golfer (1992 US Amat Champ)
  • Feb 9 Paul Claxton, American professional golfer, born in Vidalia, Georgia
  • Feb 10 Peter Popovic, Swedish NHL defenseman (Montreal Canadiens), born in Köping, Sweden
  • Feb 10 Ryan Bowen, American baseball pitcher (Florida Marlins), born in Fort Madison, Iowa
  • Feb 12 Todd Fanning, Canadian golfer (Manitoba Amat-1984, 90, 91, 92), born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
  • Feb 13 Matt Mieske, US baseball outfielder (Milwaukee Brewers), born in Midland, Michigan
  • Feb 14 Chris Lewis, cricketer (in Guyana England all-rounder)

  • Feb 15 Mieke Suys, Belgian triathlete, born in Ghent, Belgium
  • Feb 16 Cecil Gray, NFL tackle (Arizona Cardinals), born in Harlem, New York
  • Feb 16 Erik Regtop, Dutch soccer player (SC Heerenveen), born in Schoonebeek, Netherlands
  • Feb 17 Bryan Cox, American NFL linebacker and coach (Miami Dolphins, Chicago Bears), born in East St. Louis, Illinois
  • Feb 17 Celita Schutz, Riverdale NJ, half-middleweight judoka (Olympics 1996)
  • Feb 19 Rob Dimaio, NHL right wing (Philadelphia Flyers), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Feb 20 Bennie Goods, CFL defensive tackle (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • Feb 20 Ted Hankey, English darts player
  • Feb 21 Pellom McDaniels, NFL defensive end (KC Chiefs)
  • Feb 21 Terry Allen, NFL running back (Minnesota Vikings, Wash Redskins)
  • Feb 22 Abeyratne Samarasekera, UAE cricket all-rounder (1996 World Cup)
  • Feb 22 Jayson Williams, NBA center (NJ Nets)
  • Feb 22 Johanne Samarasekera, UAE cricket opening bowler (96 World Cup)
  • Feb 22 Reggie Rivers, NFL running back (Denver Broncos)
  • Feb 22 James Allison, British Formula 1 Technical Director of Mercedes-AMG, born in Louth, Lincolnshire
  • Feb 24 John Velddman, soccer player (Sparta)
  • Feb 24 Vaughn Booker, NFL defensive end (KC Chiefs)
  • Feb 25 David Hulse, American baseball outfielder (Texas Rangers)
  • Feb 26 Brendan Rogers, CFL linebacker (Toronto Argonauts)
  • Feb 26 Chris Green, NFL safety (Buffalo Bills)
  • Feb 26 J T Snow, infielder (NY Yankees, California Angels), born in Long Beach, California
  • Feb 26 Leif Rohlin, Vasteras Swe, NHL defenseman (Vancouver Canucks)
  • Feb 26 René Groen, soccer player (SC Heerenveen)
  • Feb 27 Loy Vaught, NBA forward (LA Clippers)
  • Feb 27 Mike Sullivan, Marshfield, NHL center (Calgary Flames)
  • Feb 27 Ron Cox, NFL linebacker (Chicago Bears)
  • Feb 28 J T Snow, American baseball 1st baseman (NY Yankees, California Angels)
  • Feb 28 Mike Milchin, pitcher (Minnesota Twins), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Feb 29 Bryce Paup, NFL linebacker (Green Bay Packers, Buffalo Bills)
  • Feb 29 Cary Conklin, NFL quarterback (SF 49ers)
  • Feb 29 Chucky Brown, NBA forward (Houston Rockets, Atlanta Hawks)
  • Mar 1 Salil Ankola, cricketer (Indian pace bowler one Test 1989)
  • Mar 1 Sanjeeva Weerasinghe, cricketer (Test for Sri Lanka v India at 17)
  • Mar 2 Penny "Stamper" Davis, Carlisle England, Canadian 470 sailor (Olympics 1996)
  • Mar 3 Brian Leetch, NHL defenseman (Team USA, NY Rangers), born in Corpus Christi, Texas
  • Mar 3 Diann Roffe-Steinrotter, alpine skier (Olympic gold/silver-92), born in Warsaw, New York
  • Mar 3 Scott Radinsky, Simi Valley CA, pitcher (LA Dodgers)
  • Mar 4 Brian Hunter, infielder (Seat Mariners, Houston Astros), born in Torrance, California
  • Mar 4 Dinky van Rensburg, South Africa, tennis star
  • Mar 4 Dionna Harris, softball outfielder (Olympic gold 1996), born in Wilmington, Delaware

  • Mar 4 Giovanni Carrara, Venezuelan baseball player
  • Mar 5 Marq Mellor, field hockey forward (Olympics 1996), born in Long Island, New York
  • Mar 5 Roman Phifer, linebacker (St Louis Rams)
  • Mar 5 Shjon Podein, NHL left wing (Philadelphia Flyers), born in Rochester, New York
  • Mar 6 Carla McGhee, Peoria Ill, American basketball forward (Olympic gold 1996)
  • Mar 6 Jon Baker, WLAF defensive end (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Mar 7 Jeff Kent, infielder (NY Mets), born in Bellflower, California
  • Mar 7 Ricky Proehl, NFL wide receiver (Seattle Seahawks, Chicago Bears)
  • Mar 8 Clare Wood, Zululand South Africa, tennis star (1986 Futures-Lisbon)
  • Mar 8 Rob Zettler, Sept-iles, NHL defenseman (Toronto Maple Leafs)
  • Mar 8 Michael Bartels, German race car driver
  • Mar 8 Jim Dougherty, American baseball player
  • Mar 9 Youri Djorkaeff, French footballer, born in Lyon, France
  • Mar 12 Merton Hanks, NFL safety (SF 49ers)
  • Mar 15 Rob Anderson, Canadian Tour golfer (BC Amateur-1990, 92), born in Kamloops, British Columbia
  • Mar 16 Jason van Blerk, Australian soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles), born in Sydney, Australia
  • Mar 17 Judy Mosley McAfee, WNBA forward (Sacramento Monarchs)
  • Mar 18 Joseph Ouellet, hockey forward (Team France 1998)
  • Mar 18 Pat Terrell, NFL strong safety (Carolina Panthers, Green Bay Packers)
  • Mar 19 Liam Jewell, kayaker (Olympics 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Mar 19 Tyrone Hill, American NBA forward (Cleveland Cavaliers, Milwaukee Bucks), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Mar 20 Eric Viscaal, Dutch soccer star (PSV/AA Gent)
  • Mar 20 Jurgen Rumrich, Miesbach GER, hockey forward (Team Germany 1998)
  • Mar 20 Sheree Megan Higgins, New Zealand golfer (1991 Bridgestone), born in Matamata, New Zealand
  • Mar 21 Erwin Vanderbroeck, Dutch soccer player (Roda JC)
  • Mar 21 Jeff Lazaro, Waltham Mass, US hockey forward (Olympics 1994)
  • Mar 21 Johan Garpenlov, NHL left wing (Florida Panthers), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • Mar 21 Mark Sander, WLAF linebacker (Scottish Claymores)
  • Mar 21 Scott Williams, NBA forward (Philadelphia 76ers)
  • Mar 22 Ramon Martinez, pitcher (LA Dodgers), born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Mar 23 Atul Wassan, cricketer (Indian pace bowler 1989-90)
  • Mar 23 Curtis Mayfield, Canadian CFL receiver (Saskatchewan Roughriders 1996-99), born in Dallas, Texas
  • Mar 23 David Maeva, CFL linebacker (BC Lions)
  • Mar 23 Mark Maddox, linebacker (Buffalo Bills)
  • Mar 23 Mike Atherton, cricketer (Lancashire batsman & England captain)
  • Mar 23 Fernando Hierro, Spanish footballer
  • Mar 25 Dixon Edwards, NFL linebacker (Dallas Cowboys, Minnesota Vikings)
  • Mar 25 Errol Martin, CFL linebacker (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • Mar 25 Peter Blackburn, Australia, badminton player (Olympics 1996)
  • Mar 26 Edward Kaminski, American javelin thrower, born in Kansas City, Kansas
  • Mar 26 Ian Hutchings, Zimbabwe, Canadian Tour golfer (1994 Klondike Klassic)
  • Mar 26 Jose Vizcaino, MLB infielder (NY Mets), born in San Cristobal, Dominican Republic
  • Mar 26 Kari Gronroos, WLAF kicker (Scotland Claymores)
  • Mar 26 Mike Trevathan, CFL slot back (BC Lions)
  • Mar 26 Shane Reynolds, Bastrop LA, pitcher (Houston Astros)
  • Mar 26 Laurent Brochard, French cyclist
  • Mar 28 Chad Biafore, Canadian ice hockey defenseman (Team Italy 1998), born in Calgary, Canada
  • Mar 28 Nasser Hussain, English cricketer (Essex & England batsman), born in Chennai, India
  • Mar 28 Teee Williams, volleyball outside hitter (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in Los Angeles, California