Birthdays in Sport in 1970 (Part 2)

Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 201 - 400 of 912

  • Mar 24 Mike Vanderjagt, CFL kicker (Toronto Argonauts)
  • Mar 24 Shannon Lemora, Baton Rouge Louisiana, 1.5k runner
  • Mar 24 Judith Draxler, Austrian swimmer
  • Mar 25 Magnus Larsson, Swedish tennis star
  • Mar 25 Shawn Antoski, Brantford, NHL left wing (Philadelphia Flyers)
  • Mar 26 Paul Bosvelt, soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles/FC Twente)
  • Mar 27 Anthony Prior, American NFL cornerback (NY Jets, Minnesota Vikings), born in Lowell, Massachusetts
  • Mar 27 Ed Philion, NFL nose tackle (Buffalo Bills), born in Windsor, Ontario
  • Mar 28 James Johnson, American NFL/WLAF running back (Tampa Bucs, Frankfurt Galaxy), born in Cheyenne, Wyoming
  • Mar 28 Jason B Gailes, American rower (Olympic silver 1996), born in Dighton, Massachusetts
  • Mar 28 Shawn Price, NFL defensive end (GB Packers, Car Panthers, Buf Bills), born in Van Nuys, Los Angeles
  • Mar 30 George Coghill, WLAF safety (Scottish Claymores)
  • Mar 30 Secretariat, American racehorse and 1973 triple crown winner (d. 1989)
  • Apr 1 Mark Wheeler, NFL defensive tackle (Tampa Bay Bucs, NE Patriots)
  • Apr 1 Wes Barnett, 238lb (108kg) weightlifter (Olympic 6th-92, 96), born in St Joseph, Missouri
  • Apr 1 Wyatt Jones, kayak (alt-Olympics 1996), born in Honolulu, Hawaii

  • Apr 2 Jerry Reynolds, American football player, NFL guard and tackle (NY Giants), born in Fort Thomas, Kentucky
  • Apr 2 Jon Lieber, American baseball pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates), born in Council Bluffs, Iowa
  • Apr 2 Marcus Christensen, figure skater (1995 Canadian-2nd), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Apr 2 Tammi Reiss, American actress and former WNBA guard (Utah Starzz), born in New York
  • Apr 3 Keith Franklin, American football linebacker (Amsterdam Admirals), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 4 Barry van Galen, Dutch soccer player (Roda JC), born in Haarlem, Netherlands
  • Apr 4 Jason Stoltenberg, Australian tennis star, born in Narrabri, Australia
  • Apr 5 Tim Jacobs, NFL running back (Cleveland Browns, Miami Dolphins)
  • Apr 6 Oliver Miller, NBA forward/center (Toronto Raptors)
  • Apr 6 Olaf Kolzig, German NHL goalie and coach (Germany, Washington Capitals), born in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Apr 6 Huang Xiaomin, Chinese swimmer
  • Apr 7 Alexander Karpovtsev, NHL defenseman (NY Rangers), born in Moscow, Russia
  • Apr 7 Kevin Smith, NFL cornerback (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Apr 8 Derek D Brown, team handball right wing (Olympics 1996), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Apr 8 Gerald Vaughn, CFL defensive back (Hamilton Tiger Cats)
  • Apr 8 Harold Bishop, NFL tight end (Cleveland Browns)
  • Apr 9 Chuck Bradley, American NFL offensive tackle (BC Lions, Barcelona Dragons), born in Covington, Kentucky
  • Apr 9 Neal Caloia, American marksman (Olympics 1996), born in Torrance, California
  • Apr 10 Enrico Ciccone, Canadian NHL defenseman (Chicago Blackhawks), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Apr 10 J. J. McCleskey, American NFL safety (New Orleans Saints, Arizona Cardinals), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Apr 10 Sean Gilbert, American NFL defensive tackle (Washington Redskins), born in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania
  • Apr 10 Wesley "Wes" Barnett, American Olympic weightlifter (Pan Am-silver-1987), born in St Joseph, Missouri
  • Apr 11 Joe Vitiello, infielder (KC Royals), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Apr 11 Sean Bergman, American baseball pitcher (San Diego Padres), born in Joliet, Illinois
  • Apr 11 Trevor Linden, Canadian ice hockey right wing (Canucks, NY Islanders), born in Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada

  • Apr 13 Eddie Robinson, American NFL linebacker (Houston Oilers, Jacksonville Jaguars), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Apr 13 Monty Brown, American professional wrestler and NFL linebacker (Buffalo Bills), born in Saginaw, Michigan
  • Apr 13 Gerry Creaney, Scottish footballer, born in Coatbridge, Scotland
  • Apr 14 Brian Stablein, American NFL wide receiver (Indianapolis Colts), born in Erie, Pennsylvania
  • Apr 14 Jan Siemerink, Dutch tennis star, born in Rijnsburg, Netherlands
  • Apr 14 Steve Avery, American pitcher (Atlanta Braves), born in Trenton, Michigan
  • Apr 15 Darrin Smith, American NFL linebacker (Dallas Cowboys, Philadelphia Eagles), born in Miami, Florida
  • Apr 16 Ian Franklin, CFL cornerback (Edmonton Eskimos), born in Morgan City, Louisiana
  • Apr 16 Steve Emtman, American NFL defensive tackle (Miami Dolphins), born in Spokane, Washington
  • Apr 16 Walt Williams, American NBA forward and guard (Toronto Raptors, Miami Heat), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Apr 17 Tony Sacca, American WLAF quarterback (Barcelona Dragons), born in Delran Township, New Jersey
  • Apr 18 Carl Simpson, American NFL defensive tackle (Chicago Bears), born in Vidalia, Georgia
  • Apr 18 François Leroux, Canadian NHL defenseman (Pitts Penguins), born in Sainte-Adèle, Québec, Canada
  • Apr 18 Heike Friedrich, East German swimmer (world record 200m), born in Karl-Marx-Stadt, Sachsen
  • Apr 18 Peter Giles, Canadian kayaker (Olympics 1996), born in London, Ontario
  • Apr 18 William Roaf, American NFL tackle (New Orleans Saints), born in Pine Bluff, Arkansas
  • Apr 18 Rico Brogna, American MLB baseball player (Detroit Tigers), born in Turners Falls, Massachusetts
  • Apr 19 Michael Barrow, American NFL linebacker (Houston Oilers, Carolina Panthers), born in Homestead, Florida
  • Apr 19 Rick Hamilton, American WLAF linebacker (Barcelona Dragons), born in Inverness, Florida
  • Apr 19 Kelly Holmes, British athlete (Olympics gold 800/1,500m 2004), born in Hildenborough, England
  • Apr 21 Israel Stanley, NFL/WLAF defensive end (New Orleans Saints, Rhein Fire)
  • Apr 21 Stewart Malgunas, Prince George, NHL defenseman (Washington Capitals)
  • Apr 22 Claus Biedermann, WLAF linebacker (Rhein Fire)
  • Apr 22 Coleman Bell, NFL tight end (Washington Redskins)
  • Apr 23 Cristiano Caratti, Italian tennis star (1987 Orange Bowl boys doubles), born in Acqui Terme, Italy
  • Apr 23 Frank Temming, Dutch WLAF running back (Amsterdam Admirals), born in Utrecht, Netherlands
  • Apr 24 Damien Fleming, Australian cricket pace bowler (hat-trick on Test debut), born in Bentley, Perth, Australia
  • Apr 24 Emanuela Zardo, Swiss tennis star
  • Apr 25 Corwin Brown, American NFL safety (NY Jets, NE Patriots), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Apr 25 Steve Tovar, American NFL linebacker (Cin Bengals), born in Elyria, Ohio
  • Apr 27 Mikiko Hagiwara, Japanese basketball player, born in Fukushima, Japan
  • Apr 27 Tim Hanshaw, NFL guard (SF 49ers), born in Spokane, Washington
  • Apr 28 Jason Belser, defensive back (Indianapolis Colts)
  • Apr 28 Mark Harris, wide receiver (San Francisco 49ers)
  • Apr 28 Nicklas Lidstrom, Vasteras SWE, NHL defenseman (Team Sweden, Detroit)
  • Apr 28 Richard Fromberg, Australia, tennis star
  • Apr 28 Diego Simeone, Argentine footballer

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Apr 29 Andre Agassi, American tennis player (Olympic gold 1996, 8 Grand Slam titles), born in Las Vegas, Nevada

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  • Apr 29 Derrick Frazier, NFL cornerback (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Apr 29 J R Phillips, infielder (Philadelphia Phillies), born in West Covina, California
  • Apr 29 Leuea Tagoai, CFL defensive end (Winnipeg Blue Bombers)
  • Apr 29 Mark McMillian, NFL cornerback (Philadelphia Eagles, KC Chiefs)
  • Apr 29 William Martin III, finn sailor (Olympics 23rd-1996), born in Charleston, South Carolina
  • Apr 30 Brad Layton, Seymour Ind, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • May 1 Alex Van Pelt, NFL quarterback and coach (Buffalo Bills), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • May 1 Damon Diletti, Australian field hockey goal keeper (silver medal 1992 Olympics, gold 1999 Champions Trophy), born in Perth, West Australia
  • May 3 Alexia Dechaume-Balleret, French tennis star (1992 Aust), born in La Rochelle, France
  • May 3 Ted Crowley, American hockey defenseman (Olympics 1994), born in Concord, Massachusetts
  • May 4 Dawn Staley, American basketball guard (Olympic gold 1996), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • May 5 Harold Nash, American CFL halfback (Montreal Alouettes), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • May 5 LaPhonso Ellis, American NBA forward (Denver Nuggets), born in East St. Louis, Illinois
  • May 5 Juan Acevedo, Mexican baseball player (Colorado Rockies), born in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico
  • May 6 Emerson Martin, NFL guard (Pittsburgh Steelers, Carolina Panthers, Packers)
  • May 7 Edwin Zoetebier, Dutch soccer player (FC Volendam)
  • May 7 Mark Smith, American outfielder (Baltimore Orioles), born in Pasadena, California
  • May 7 Sebastien Britten, Brossard Que, figure skater (1995 Canadian Champ)
  • May 8 Christine Stark, volleyballer (Olympics 1996), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • May 8 Marco Heering, soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles)
  • May 8 Michael Bevan, cricketer (dashing NSW & Australian lefty batsman)
  • May 9 Doug Christie, NBA guard/forward (Toronto Raptors)
  • May 11 Dean Capobianco, Australian 200m/400m (Olympics 1992, 96)
  • May 11 Michael Joubert, Australian 400m/800m (Olympics 1996)
  • May 12 Andreas Hestler, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Victoria, British Columbia
  • May 12 Jim Furyk, American golfer (US Open 2003; 17 PGA Tour titles; first to shoot 58 2016), born in West Chester, Pennsylvania
  • May 12 Mike Weir, Canadian golfer (US Masters 2003), born in Sarnia, Ontario
  • May 12 Stevie Anderson, NFL wide receiver (Arizona Cardinals)
  • May 12 Todd Hallett, Shelburne Nova Scotia, rower (Olympics-7-92, 96)
  • May 13 Doug Evans, NFL defensive back (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • May 13 Mark Beaufait, US hockey forward (Olympics 1994), born in Royal Oak, Michigan
  • May 13 Mitch Lyons, NFL tight end (Atlanta Falcons, Pittsburgh Steelers)

  • May 13 Selwyn Jones, NFL defensive back (Seahawks, Den Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • May 14 Sylvester Stanley, WLAF defensive tackle (Rhein Fire)
  • May 15 Artie Smith, NFL defensive end (Cin Bengals)
  • May 15 Cory Philpot, CFL running back (BC Lions)
  • May 15 Desmond Howard, NFL receiver (Jacksonville Jaguars, Oakland Raiders)
  • May 15 Frank de Boer, Dutch soccer star (Ajax)
  • May 15 Keith Tower, NBA center (LA Clippers)
  • May 15 Rod Smith, Texarkana, Arkansas, American NFL wide receiver (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • May 15 Ronald de Boer, Dutch soccer player (Ajax)
  • May 15 Tony Brown, NFL cornerback (Seattle Seahawks)
  • May 16 Eric Lynch, NFL running back (Detroit Lions)
  • May 16 Gabriela Sabatini, Argentine tennis player (US Open 1990), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • May 17 Alan Wetmore, CFL fullback (Montreal Alouettes)
  • May 17 Derrick Deese, NFL guard (SF 49ers)
  • May 17 Hubert Davis, NBA guard (Dallas Mavericks, NY Knicks)
  • May 17 Jim Cummins, Dearborn, NHL right wing (Chicago Blackhawks)
  • May 17 Jodie Rogers, Australian diver (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • May 17 John Karelse, soccer player (NAC)
  • May 17 Renzo Furlan, Italian tennis star
  • May 17 Stefania Croce, Italian golfer (Women's PGA C'ship 2000 runner-up), born in Bergamo, Italy
  • May 17 Todd Mundt, NBA center (Atlanta Hawks)
  • May 17 Giovanna Trillini, Italian fencer (2 x Olympic gold foil 1992), born in Iesi, Italy
  • May 18 Clemens Zwijnenberg, soccer player (FC Twente)
  • May 18 Vicky Sunohara, ice hockey forward (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • May 19 K. J. Choi, South Korean golfer (Players C'ship 2011; 8 PGA Tour titles), born in Wando, South Korea
  • May 20 Jason York, Nepean, NHL defenseman (Anaheim Mighty Ducks)
  • May 20 Missy Cress, female catcher (Colo Silver Bullets), born in Burbank, California
  • May 20 Niklas Andersson, Kungalv SWE, NHL forward (Team Sweden, NY Islanders)
  • May 20 Terrell Brandon, NBA guard (Cleveland Cavaliers, Milwaukee Bucks)
  • May 21 Dorsey Levens, NFL running back (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • May 21 Roman Turek, Strakonice CZE, hockey goalie (Team Czech Rep, Olympics 1998)
  • May 21 Scott "Munnster" Munn, Larkspur California, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • May 21 Veronica Sanchez, Michoan Mexico, WPVA volleyballer (Hermosa-17-1994)
  • May 21 Carl Veart, Australian former footballer
  • May 22 Clyde Johnson, cornerback (KC Chiefs)
  • May 22 Eric Wunderlich, American 200m breaststroke (Olympic 7th 1996)
  • May 22 Marcus Dowdell, NFL wide receiver/kick returner (Arizona Cardinals)
  • May 22 Pedro Diniz, Brazilian Formula One driver
  • May 23 Ricky Gutierrez, infielder (Houston Astros), born in Miami, Florida
  • May 23 Bryan Herta, American race car driver

  • May 24 Jeff Zgonina, NFL defensive tackle (Carolina Panthers, Packers, Rams)
  • May 24 Nick Castaneda, pairs skater (& Dawn Piepenbrink), born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • May 25 Danni Roche, Australian field hockey midfielder (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • May 25 Heather Simmons-Carrasco, Mt View Ca, synchronized swimmer (Olympic alt-96)
  • May 25 Joey Eischen, pitcher (LA Dodgers), born in West Covina, California
  • May 25 Robert Croft, cricketer (Glamorgan off-spinner, England 1996-)
  • May 25 Sandra Dopfer, Lustenau Austria, tennis star (1995 Futures-Lerida)
  • May 26 Sam Mack, NBA forward/guard (Houston Rockets, Vancouver Grizzlies)
  • May 26 Sebastian Barrie, NFL defensive tackle (San Diego Chargers)
  • May 27 Michael Blackburn, Australian laser sailor (Olympics 1996)
  • May 27 Todd Collins, linebacker (New England Patriots)
  • May 27 Michele Bartoli, Italian cyclist
  • May 28 Ben Williams, WLAF defensive end (London Monarchs)
  • May 28 David Roberts, Alameda California, US hockey forward (Olympics 1994)
  • May 28 Jason Belser, NFL cornerback (Indianapolis Colts)
  • May 30 Sam Rogers, NFL linebacker (Buffalo Bills)
  • May 31 Cory Mantyka, CFL guard (BC Lions)
  • Jun 1 Raylee Johnson, Amerian NFL defensive end (San Diego Chargers), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Jun 1 Scott Couper, Scottish WLAF receiver (Scottish Claymores)
  • Jun 1 Shane Matthews, American NFL quarterback (Chicago Bears), born in Cleveland, Mississippi
  • Jun 1 Alexi Lalas, American soccer player, born in Birmingham, Michigan
  • Jun 2 Andy McCollum, NFL center/guard (New Orleans Saints), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • Jun 2 Eric Riley, American NBA center (Dallas Mavericks, Minnesota Timberwolves), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Jun 2 Marty Mcinnis, American NHL left wing (NY Islanders), born in Weymouth, Massachusetts
  • Jun 2 Mike Kelly, American baseball player, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jun 2 Randy Fuller, American NFL defensive back (Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Griffin, Georgia
  • Jun 3 Andrea Congreaves, WNBA forward/center (Charlotte Sting)
  • Jun 3 Carl Everett, baseball player
  • Jun 3 Lanee Butler, mistral sailboat sailor (Olymp-11th-1996), born in Manhasset, New York
  • Jun 3 Peter Newton, Kailua Hawaii, sprint kayaker (Olympics 1996)
  • Jun 4 Gary Lynagh, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Jun 4 Ronnie Harris, NFL wide receiver (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Jun 5 Martin Gelinas, Shawinigan, NHL left wing (Vancouver Canucks)
  • Jun 5 Todd Burger, guard (Chicago Bears)
  • Jun 6 Randy Jordan, NFL running back (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Jun 6 Eugeni Berzin, Russian cyclist
  • Jun 6 Albert Ferrer, Spanish footballer
  • Jun 7 Andrei Kovalenko, Gorky Russia, NHL right wing (Montreal Canadiens, Edmonton)
  • Jun 7 Chad Fann, NFL tight end (Arizona Cardinals, SF 49ers)
  • Jun 7 Mike Modano, NHL forward (Team USA, Dallas Stars), born in Livonia, Michigan
  • Jun 7 Cafu, Brazilian football player
  • Jun 8 Troy Vincent, NFL cornerback (Miami Dolphins, Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Jun 9 Harry Van Hofwegen, CFL defensive tackle (BC Lions)
  • Jun 9 Russ Romaniuk, Winnipeg, NHL left wing (Philadelphia Flyers)
  • Jun 10 David Wilson, WLAF safety (Scottish Claymores)
  • Jun 10 Laurel Korholz, La Jolla California, rower (Olympic 4th 1996)
  • Jun 11 Brock Marion, NFL safety (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Jun 11 William Selby, Monroeville MI, infielder (Boston Red Sox)
  • Jun 12 Damon Buford, outfielder (Texas Rangers), born in Baltimore, Maryland