Birthdays in Sport in June 1969

  • Jun 1 Ari Sulander, hockey goaltender (Team Finland Oly-Bronze-1998)
  • Jun 1 Erin Hartwell, time trial cyclist (Olympic bronze/silver-92, 96), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Jun 2 David Wheaton, tennis star (1987 US junior boys), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Jun 2 Kurt Abbott, infielder (Florida Marlins), born in Zanesville, Ohio
  • Jun 3 Ray Roberts, tackle (Detroit Lions)
  • Jun 4 Regi Blinker, soccer player (Feyenoord)
  • Jun 4 Robert Perez, Bolivar Venezuela, outfielder (Toronto Blue Jays)
  • Jun 4 Tine Moberg-Parker, Canada Europe class sailor (Oly-96), born in Oslo, Norway
  • Jun 5 Ed Smith, WLAF tight end (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Jun 5 Keith Powe, WLAF/CFL defensive lineback (Win Blue Bombers, Claymores)
  • Jun 6 Brian Greenfield, WLAF punter (London Monarchs)
  • Jun 6 Mike Croel, NFL linebacker (NY Giants)
  • Jun 6 Sunil Joshi, Indian cricketer (Indian Test left-arm spinner 1996-2001), born in Gadag, Karnataka, India
  • Jun 7 Lachlan Elmer, Australian field hockey halfback (Oly-silver-92, 96)
  • Jun 7 Mark Sohn, gymnast (Olympics-96), born in Arlington Heights, Illinois
  • Jun 8 Glenn Rogers Jr, CFL defensive back (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • Jun 8 Laurel Martin, Hummelstown PA, field hockey forward (Olympics-96)
  • Jun 9 Keith Alex, NFL guard (Minnesota Vikings)
  • Jun 10 Fred Foggie, WLAF cornerback (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Jun 10 Tony McCoy, NFL defensive tackle (Indianapolis Colts)
  • Jun 10 Ronny Johnsen, Norwegian footballer
  • Jun 11 Johan Hansma, soccer player (SC Heerenveen)
  • Jun 12 Kevin Turner, NFL fullback (Philadelphia Eagles) and plaintiff against NFL (concussion case), born in Prattville, Alabama (d. 2016)
  • Jun 12 Mathieu Schneider, American NHL defenseman (NY Islanders, Toronto), born in NYC, New York
  • Jun 13 Robert Harris, American former NFL defensive end (NY Giants), born in Riviera Beach, Florida
  • Jun 13 Svetlana Krivelyova, Russian athlete
  • Jun 14 Eric Desjardins, Rauyn Quebec, NHL defenseman (Philadelphia Flyers, Canada)
  • Jun 14 Eugene Chung, NFL guard (Jacksonville Jaguars, Indianapolis Colts)

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Jun 14 Steffi Graf, German tennis star who won 22 Grand Slam singles titles, born in Mannheim, Baden-W├╝rttemberg, West Germany

Tennis Player Steffi Graf
Tennis Player
Steffi Graf

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Jun 15 Cedric Pioline, French tennis star (1996 Coopenhagen), born in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France

Tennis Player Cedric Pioline
Tennis Player
Cedric Pioline
  • Jun 15 Jesse Belanger, St-georges De Beau, NHL center (Vancouver Canucks)
  • Jun 15 Maurice Odumbe, cricketer (Kenyan batsman & 1996 World Cup captain)
  • Jun 15 Sheldon Kennedy, Brandon, NHL right wing (Calgary Flames)
  • Jun 15 Oliver Kahn, German footballer
  • Jun 16 Kevin Young, Alpena MI, infielder (KC Royals)
  • Jun 16 L B Stephens, NFLer (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Jun 16 Mark Crossley, Welsh footballer
  • Jun 17 Karen Nystrom, ice hockey forward (Canada, Oly-Silver-98)
  • Jun 17 Patric Kjellberg, hockey forward (Team Sweden Oly-1998)
  • Jun 18 Fernando Valenzula, jockey
  • Jun 18 Jay Leeuwenburg, NFL guard/center (Chicago Bears, Indianapolis Colts)
  • Jun 18 Laura Brown, LPGA golfer
  • Jun 20 Gerald Dixon, NFL linebacker (Cleveland Browns, Cincinnati Bengals)
  • Jun 20 Malivai Washington, tennis star (Olympics-96), born in Glenn Cove, New York
  • Jun 21 Chris Perez, CFL tackle (Winnipeg Blue Bombers)
  • Jun 21 Donovan Osborne, Roseville CA, pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)
  • Jun 22 Derek Russell, NFL wide receiver (Houston/Tennessee Oilers)
  • Jun 23 Elbert Ellis, NFL wide receiver (Carolina Panthers, GB Packers)
  • Jun 24 Melissa Gurney, California, tennis player (Virginia Slims of SD, 1986)
  • Jun 24 Sean Maye, 400m/800m runner
  • Jun 24 Todd Lewis, 10k runner, born in Flint, Michigan
  • Jun 24 Thabo Mngomeni, Cape Town, South African football player
  • Jun 25 Armand Benneker, Dutch soccer player (MVV)
  • Jun 25 Jurgen Streppel, soccer player (Telstar/RKC)
  • Jun 26 Barry Kloeth, WLAF wide receiver (Amsterdam Admirals)
  • Jun 26 Harry Boatswain, NFL tackle (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Jun 26 Michael Myers, Cook County IL, pitcher (Detroit Tigers)
  • Jun 26 Troy Auzenne, NFL tackle (Chicago Bears)
  • Jun 26 Ingrid Lempereur, Belgian swimmer
  • Jun 27 Mark Telerico, Canadian Tour golfer (1994 S Florida), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Jun 29 Erik Tammer, soccer player (SC Heerenveen, Go Ahead Eagles)
  • Jun 29 Simon Brown, cricketer (Durham pace bowler, England 1996)
  • Jun 30 Jim Montgomery, NHL center (Philadelphia Flyers), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Jun 30 Ken Gernander, Grand Rapids, NHL center (NY Rangers)
  • Jun 30 Kristina Farrar Stookey, Martha Vineyard MA, 470 sailor (Oly-4th-96)
  • Jun 30 Sanath Jayasuriya, cricketer (Sri Lankan open bat MVP-1996 World Cup)