Birthdays in Sport in 1979 (Part 2)

Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 201 - 400 of 404

  • Jul 12 Nikos Barlos, Greek basketball player
  • Jul 13 Craig Bellamy, Welsh footballer
  • Jul 14 Bernie Castro, Dominican baseball player
  • Jul 15 Alexander Frei, Swiss footballer

Person of interestKim Rhode

Jul 16 Kim Rhode, American double trap and skeet shooter (Olympic Gold: 1996, 2004 & 2012), born in Whittier, California

Olympic Gold Shooter Kim Rhode
Olympic Gold Shooter
Kim Rhode
  • Jul 16 Chris Mihm, American basketball player (Chicago Bulls), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Jul 18 Deion Branch, American football player
  • Jul 19 Luke Young, English footballer
  • Jul 19 Rick Ankiel, Baseball pitcher/ outfielder
  • Jul 19 Dilhara Fernando, Sri Lankan cricketer
  • Jul 20 Miklos Feher, Hungarian football player (d. 2004)
  • Jul 20 David Ortega, Spanish freestyle and backstroke swimmer
  • Jul 21 David Carr, American football player
  • Jul 21 Tamika Catchings, American basketball player
  • Jul 22 Lucas Luhr, German racing driver
  • Jul 22 Yadel Martí, Cuban baseball player

  • Jul 23 Ricardo Sperafico, Brazilian racing driver
  • Jul 23 Richard Sims, Zimbabwean cricketer
  • Jul 24 Valerio Scassellati, Italian racing driver
  • Jul 24 Anne-Gaëlle Sidot, French tennis player
  • Jul 24 José Valverde, American baseball player
  • Jul 25 Ali Carter, English professional snooker player, born in Colchester, Essex
  • Jul 26 Peter Sarno, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Jul 26 Erik Westrum, American ice hockey player, born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Jul 27 Jorge Arce, Mexican professional boxer, born in Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico
  • Jul 27 Shannon Moore, American professional wrestler, born in Cameron, North Carolina
  • Jul 28 Henrik Hansen, Danish footballer
  • Jul 29 Karim Essediri, Tunisian footballer
  • Jul 29 Ronald Murray, American basketball player
  • Jul 30 Graeme McDowell, Northern Irish golfer
  • Jul 30 Carlos Arroyo, Puerto Rican basketball player
  • Jul 31 Per Krøldrup, Danish footballer
  • Jul 31 Carlos Marchena, Spanish footballer and coach, born in Las Cabezas de San Juan, Spain
  • Jul 31 J. J. Furmaniak, American baseball player
  • Aug 1 Junior Agogo, Ghanaian footballer, born in Accra, Ghana
  • Aug 2 Reuben Kosgei, Kenyan athlete
  • Aug 3 Kris Jenkins, American football player, born in Ypsilanti, Michigan
  • Aug 4 Brandi Siegel, rhythmic gymnast (Olympics 1996), born in Miami, Florida
  • Aug 4 Robin Peterson, South African cricketer
  • Aug 5 David Healy, Northern Irish footballer and manager (Linfield), born in Killyleagh, County Down
  • Aug 8 Rashard Lewis, American basketball player

  • Aug 9 Alizah Allen, figure skater (1997 North Atlantic Sr champ), born in NYC, New York
  • Aug 10 Yannick Schroeder, French racing driver
  • Aug 10 Dinusha Fernando, Sri Lankan cricketer
  • Aug 12 D.J. Houlton, American baseball player
  • Aug 12 Cindy Klassen, Canadian speed skater
  • Aug 13 Román Colón, Dominican baseball player
  • Aug 13 Corey Patterson, American baseball player
  • Aug 14 Paul Burgess, Australian athlete
  • Aug 15 Carl Edwards, American NASCAR driver
  • Aug 16 Monder Rizki, Belgian athlete, born in Brussels, Belgium
  • Aug 17 Antwaan Randle El, American football player
  • Aug 19 Oumar Kondé, Swiss footballer
  • Aug 20 Cory Sullivan, American baseball player
  • Aug 21 Ashley Whitney, 800m freestyle relay (Olympics 1996), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Aug 23 Edgar Sosa, Mexican boxer, born in Mexico City, Mexico
  • Aug 24 Orlando Engelaar, Dutch international footballer, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • Aug 24 Michael Redd, American basketball player, born in Columbus, Ohio
  • Aug 25 Marlon Harewood, English footballer
  • Aug 26 Cristian Mora, Ecuadorian footballer
  • Aug 26 Rubén Pazos, Spanish footballer
  • Aug 26 Jamal Lewis, American football player
  • Aug 27 Tian Liang, Chinese diver
  • Aug 28 Markus Pröll, German footballer, born in Rheinbach, Germany
  • Aug 28 Kristen Hughes, Australian netballer
  • Aug 28 Ruth Riley, American basketball player, born in Ransom, Kansas
  • Aug 29 Ryan Shealy, American baseball player
  • Aug 30 Juan Ignacio Chela, Argentine tennis player
  • Aug 31 Clay Hensley, American baseball player
  • Aug 31 Mark Johnston, Canadian swimmer
  • Aug 31 Ramón Santiago, Dominican baseball player
  • Sep 1 James O'Connor, Irish footballer
  • Sep 2 Tomer Ben Yosef, Israeli footballer
  • Sep 4 Kosuke Matsuura, Japanese racing driver
  • Sep 4 Maxim Afinogenov, Russian ice hockey player
  • Sep 5 John Carew, Norwegian footballer, born in Lørenskog, Norway
  • Sep 5 Stacey Dales, Canadian basketball player and sportscaster, born in Collingwood, Canada
  • Sep 5 George O'Callaghan, Irish footballer, born in Cork, Ireland
  • Sep 6 Massimo Maccarone, Italian footballer, born in Galliate, Italy
  • Sep 6 Carlos Adrián Morales, Mexican footballer, born in La Piedad, Michoacán, Mexico
  • Sep 7 Brian Stokes, American baseball player, born in Montclair, California
  • Sep 11 Frank Francisco, Dominican Major League Baseball pitcher, born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Sep 11 David Pizarro, Chilean footballer (Roma), born in Valparaíso, Chile
  • Sep 13 Ivan Miljković, Serbian volleyball player, born in Niška Banja, Serbia
  • Sep 14 Jesse Marunde, American Strongman/Athlete (d. 2007)
  • Sep 15 Carlos Ruiz, Guatemalan soccer player
  • Sep 15 Patrick Marleau, Canadian ice hockey player
  • Sep 16 Bobby Korecky, American baseball player
  • Sep 17 Steffen Algreen, Danish footballer
  • Sep 17 Akin Ayodele, American football player
  • Sep 18 Daniel Aranzubia, Spanish footballer
  • Sep 20 Sean Davis, English footballer
  • Sep 21 Richard Dunne, Irish footballer
  • Sep 21 Chris Gayle, Jamaican West Indies cricketer
  • Sep 21 Julian Gray, English footballer
  • Sep 23 Ricky Davis, American basketball player
  • Sep 23 Bryant McKinnie, NFL Offensive Tackle (Minnesota Vikings), born in Woodbury, New Jersey
  • Sep 24 Fábio Aurélio, Brazilian footballer
  • Sep 26 Jaycie Phelps, American gymnast (World bronze 95, Olympic gold 1996), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Sep 26 Fuifui Moimoi, New Zealand (Tongan) rugby league footballer
  • Sep 26 Jon Harley, English footballer
  • Sep 27 Jon Garland, American baseball player
  • Sep 27 Christian Jones, Australian racing driver
  • Sep 27 Steve Simpson, Australian rugby league footballer
  • Sep 28 Bam Margera, American skateboarder
  • Sep 29 Takumi Beppu, Japanese cyclist
  • Sep 29 Shelley Duncan, American Baseball Player
  • Sep 30 Andy van der Meyde, Dutch footballer
  • Oct 1 Gilberto Martínez, Costa Rican footballer
  • Oct 1 Rudi Johnson, American football player
  • Oct 1 Marko Stanojevic, English-born Italian rugby union footballer

  • Oct 2 Francisco Fonseca, Mexican footballer
  • Oct 2 Primož Brezec, Slovenian basketball player
  • Oct 4 Bjorn Phau, German tennis player
  • Oct 4 Adam Voges, Australian cricket batsman (oldest [35] to score a century on Test debut 2015), born in Perth, Western Australia
  • Oct 5 Curtis Sanford, Canadian ice hockey player
  • Oct 5 Vincenzo Grella, Australian soccer player
  • Oct 6 David Di Tommaso, French footballer (d. 2005)
  • Oct 6 Richard Seymour, American football player
  • Oct 7 Simona Amânar, Romanian gymnast
  • Oct 9 Gonzalo Sorondo, Uruguayan footballer (Defensor), born in Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Oct 9 Todd Kelly, Australian racing driver, born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Oct 10 Nicolás Massú, Chilean tennis player, born in Viña del Mar, Chile
  • Oct 13 Wes Brown, English footballer, born in Longsight, Manchester, England
  • Oct 15 Paul Robinson, English football player
  • Oct 15 Māris Verpakovskis, Latvian football player
  • Oct 15 Blue Adams, American Football Player
  • Oct 17 Kimi Räikkönen, Finnish auto racer (F1 World Champion 2007), born in Espoo, Finland
  • Oct 17 Kostas Tsartsaris, Greek basketball player
  • Oct 19 José Luis "Parejita" López, Mexican footballer
  • Oct 20 Paul Ifill, Barbadian footballer
  • Oct 20 Paul O'Connell, Irish rugby player
  • Oct 21 Khalil Greene, American baseball player
  • Oct 21 Gabe Gross, American baseball player
  • Oct 22 Eve Chalom, dance skater (& Gates--1995 Nat Jr champ), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Oct 23 Simon Davies, Welsh footballer
  • Oct 23 Jorge Solís, Mexican professional boxer
  • Oct 25 Rob Hulse, English footballer
  • Oct 25 Tony Torcato, American baseball player
  • Oct 28 Martin Škoula, Czech ice hockey player
  • Oct 30 Jason Bartlett, American baseball player
  • Oct 31 Simão Sabrosa, Portuguese footballer, born in Vila Real, Portugal
  • Oct 31 Ricardo Fuller, Jamaican footballer, born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • Nov 1 Delgado, Angolan footballer
  • Nov 1 Milan Dudić, Serbian footballer
  • Nov 1 Coco Crisp, American baseball player
  • Nov 3 Pablo Aimar, Argentine footballer
  • Nov 6 Lamar Odom, American basketball player, born in South Jamaica, New York
  • Nov 7 Danny Fonseca, Costa Rican footballer
  • Nov 7 Will Demps, American football player
  • Nov 7 Mike Commodore, American professional hockey player

  • Nov 8 Aaron Hughes, Northern Irish footballer
  • Nov 9 Adam Dunn, American baseball player
  • Nov 9 Martin Taylor, English footballer
  • Nov 12 Corey Maggette, American professional basketball player
  • Nov 13 Ron Artest, American basketball player
  • Nov 14 Jean-Alain Boumsong, French footballer
  • Nov 15 Josemi, Spanish footballer
  • Nov 15 Brett Lancaster, Australian cyclist
  • Nov 16 Salli Wills, Australia, gymnast (Olympics 1996)
  • Nov 16 Bruce Irons, American surfer
  • Nov 17 Matthew Spring, English footballer
  • Nov 19 Ryan Howard, American baseball player
  • Nov 19 Larry Johnson, American football player
  • Nov 19 Leam Richardson, English soccer player
  • Nov 19 John-Ford Griffin, American baseball player
  • Nov 20 Maree Bowden, New Zealand netball player (Silver Ferns)
  • Nov 21 Vincenzo Iaquinta, Italian footballer
  • Nov 21 Stromile Swift, American basketball player
  • Nov 21 Alex Tanguay, Canadian hockey player
  • Nov 27 Ricky Carmichael, American motocross racer
  • Nov 27 Teemu Tainio, Finnish footballer
  • Nov 29 Francis Beltrán, Dominican baseball player
  • Nov 30 Chris Atkinson, Australian rally driver
  • Nov 30 Andrés Nocioni, Argentine basketball player
  • Dec 1 Ryan Malone, American Hockey Player
  • Dec 2 Michael McIndoe, Scottish professional footballer (Wolverhampton Wanderers)
  • Dec 3 Rock Cartwright, American football player, born in Conroe, Texas
  • Dec 4 Jay DeMerit, American soccer player
  • Dec 5 Matteo Ferrari, Italian footballer
  • Dec 5 Niklas Hagman, Finnish ice hockey player
  • Dec 5 Gareth McAuley, Northern Irish footballer
  • Dec 6 Tim Cahill, Australian footballer
  • Dec 7 Lampros Choutos, Greek footballer
  • Dec 8 Christian Wilhelmsson, Swedish footballer
  • Dec 8 Daniel Fitzhenry, Australian rugby league footballer
  • Dec 9 Stephen McPhail, Irish footballer
  • Dec 12 Garrett Atkins, American baseball player
  • Dec 12 Nate Clements, American football player
  • Dec 14 Michael Owen, English footballer
  • Dec 16 Trevor Immelman, South African golfer
  • Dec 17 Matt Murley, American ice hockey player
  • Dec 18 Carlos, Portuguese footballer
  • Dec 20 David DeJesus, American baseball player
  • Dec 20 Michael Rogers, Australian cyclist
  • Dec 23 Scott Gomez, American ice hockey player
  • Dec 23 Kenny Miller, Scottish football player
  • Dec 26 Fabián Carini, Uruguayan footballer
  • Dec 26 Dimitry Vassiliev, Russian ski jumper
  • Dec 27 David Dunn, English footballer