Birthdays in Sport in July 1968

  • Jul 1 Charles Wilson, NFL wide receiver (NY Jets)
  • Jul 2 Mark Tewsksbury, Canada swimmer (world record backstroke)
  • Jul 2 Mike Lee, Canadian Tour golfer (1992 Tommy Armour Tour), born in Neptune Township, New Jersey
  • Jul 3 Teppo Numminen, Tampere Fin, NHL defenseman (Winnipeg Jets, Coyotes)
  • Jul 4 Derek Kevin Loville, NFL running back (Seattle Seahawks, San Francisco 49ers and Denver Broncos), born in San Francisco, California
  • Jul 4 Mark Lenzi, American 3m spring diver (Olympic gold 1992), born in Redstone Arsenal, Alabama (d. 2012)
  • Jul 5 Molly Brock, rower (Olympics 1996), born in Berkeley, California
  • Jul 5 Nate Singleton, NFL wide receiver (SF 49ers)
  • Jul 5 Shahid Anwar, cricketer (Pakistani all-rounder 1996 England tour)
  • Jul 5 Alex Z├╝lle, Swiss cyclist
  • Jul 6 Alvin Harper, NFL wide receiver (Tampa Bay Bucs)
  • Jul 6 Anthony Kershler, cricketer (NSW left-arm spinner 1994-95)
  • Jul 7 Chuck Knoblauch, shortstop (NY Yankees, Minnesota Twins), born in Houston, Texas
  • Jul 7 Reggie Cobb, NFL running back (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Jul 8 C B Washington, NFLer (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Jul 8 Glen Featherstone, NHL defenseman (Hartford Whalers), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Jul 8 Michel Langerak, soccer player (Dordrecht '90)
  • Jul 9 Shawn Harper, NFL tackle (Indianapolis Colts, Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Jul 9 Paolo Di Canio, Italian football player
  • Jul 10 Hassisba Boulmerka, Algeria, 1500m (Olympic gold 1992)
  • Jul 11 Esera Tuaolo, NFL defensive tackle (Minnesota Vikings)
  • Jul 12 Catherine Plewinski, French swimmer
  • Jul 13 Kai Bjorn, CFL offensive linebacker (Montreal Alouettes)
  • Jul 13 Silke Meier, Wiesbaden Germany, tennis star (1994 Futures-Bad Gogging)
  • Jul 16 Ariel Solomon, NFL center/guard (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Jul 16 Barry Sanders, NFL running back (Detroit Lions, 1988 Heisman Trophy)
  • Jul 16 Eric Jonassen, WLAF tackle (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Jul 19 Leroy Butler, NFL defensive back (Green Bay Packers - Super Bowl 31)
  • Jul 20 Chris Tsangaris, CFL linebacker (BC Lions)
  • Jul 21 Brandi Chastain, soccer forward (Olympics 1996), born in San Jose, California
  • Jul 21 Christian Perthaler, hockey forward (Team Austria 1998)
  • Jul 21 Dina Ammaccapane, Bayport NY, LPGA golfer (1994 Sara Lee Classic-4th)
  • Jul 21 Johnnie Barnes, NFL wide receiver (Pittsburgh Steelers, Amsterdam Admirals)
  • Jul 21 Lyle Odelein, Quill Lake Sask, NHL defenseman (Team Canada, Montreal)
  • Jul 21 Robert Anthony Gamez, PGA golfer (1990 Nestle), born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Jul 22 Sean Vanhorse, NFL cornerback (Detroit Lions)
  • Jul 23 Amy Fruwirth, Cypress CA, LPGA golfer (1995 McCall's LPGA-4th)
  • Jul 23 Christopher "Chris" Kerber, Collingswood NJ, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Jul 23 Douglas Craft, CFL defensive back (Montreal Alouettes)
  • Jul 23 Elden Campbell, NBA forward/center (LA Lakers)
  • Jul 23 Gary Payton, NBA guard (Seattle Supersonics)
  • Jul 23 Stefan Figliuzzi, hockey forward (Team Italy 1998)
  • Jul 23 Stephane Seymour, model (Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover-1988)
  • Jul 24 Mark Gunn, NFL defensive end (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Jul 26 Mike Mohler, pitcher (Oakland A's), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • Jul 27 Christina Singer, Goeppingen Germany, tennis star (1991 Futures GBR)
  • Jul 27 Tom Goodwin [Thomas Jones], American MLB player (1994-1997 KC Royals), born in Fresno, California
  • Jul 27 Ricardo Rosset, Brazilian Formula One driver
  • Jul 29 Kristen Babb-Sprague, California, US synchronized swimmer (Olympic gold 1992)
  • Jul 29 Mike Williams, Radford VA, pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies)
  • Jul 30 Charles Gordon, CFL defensive back (Montreal Alouettes)
  • Jul 30 Michael Brandon, NFL defensive end (SF 49ers)
  • Jul 30 Terry Crews, American NFL linebacker (Washington Redskins) and actor (Brooklyn Nine-Nine), born in Flint, Michigan
  • Jul 30 Robert Korzeniowski, Polish athlete
  • Jul 31 Andre Ware, CFL quarterback (Toronto Argonauts)
  • Jul 31 David Bradley Stockton Jr, American PGA golfer (1994 Canon-3rd), born in Redlands, California
  • Jul 31 Saeed Al-Saffar, cricketer (UAE batsman 1996 World Cup, later captain)