Birthdays in Sport on November 15

  • 1874 Dimitrios Golemis, Greek athlete (d. 1941)
  • 1903 Stewie Dempster, cricketer (1st great NZ Test batsman)
  • 1939 Erik Hansen, Danish 1K kayaker (Olympic gold 1960)
  • 1950 Mac Maurice Wilkins, discus thrower (1st to break 70m)
  • 1958 Marty Davis, American tennis star, born in San Jose, California
  • 1963 Gideon Joe Ng, table tennis player (Olympics 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1963 Michele McAnany, female infielder (Colo Silver Bullets), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1965 Stefan Pfeiffer, German swimmer
  • 1967 Greg Anthony, NBA guard (Vancouver Grizzlies, Seattle Supersonics)
  • 1967 Harvey Franklin, WLAF WR (Amsterdam Admirals)
  • 1967 Laura Garrone, Italian tennis star
  • 1967 Pedro Borbon, Mao Dom Rep, pitcher (Atlanta Braves)
  • 1967 Scott Schrader, California, Canadian Tour golfer (1992 Golden State)
  • 1967 Gustavo Poyet, Uruguayan footballer
  • 1969 Helen Kelesi, Canadian tennis star
  • 1969 Peter Martin, cricketer (Lancashire & England pace bowler 1995)

  • 1970 Cecil Doggette, WLAF cornerback (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • 1970 Lesley Reddon, ice hockey goalie (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • 1970 Patrick Mboma, Cameroonian footballer
  • 1971 Natalia Medvedeva, tennis star (1993 Prague Essen), born in Kiev, Ukraine
  • 1971 Rohan Robinson, Australian hurdler (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972 Christian van der Weerden, Dutch soccer player (NEC, Vitesse)
  • 1972 Greg Bloedorn, NFL center (Seattle Seahawks)
  • 1973 Jason Dunn, tight end (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • 1973 Jorge Diaz, guard (Tampa Bay Buccaneers)
  • 1974 Fred Brock, wide receiver (Arizona Cardinals)
  • 1975 Yannick Tremblay, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1976 Jessica Amey, 100m butterfly/4 x 100 (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1979 Josemi, Spanish footballer
  • 1979 Brett Lancaster, Australian cyclist
  • 1981 Natalie Lacuesta, rhythmic gymnast (Olympics 1996), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1981 Lorena Ochoa, Mexican golfer (British Open 2007, ANA Inspiration 2008), born in Guadalajara, Mexico
  • 1981 Drew Hodgdon, American football player
  • 1982 Joe Kowalewski, American football player
  • 1983 Fernando Verdasco, Spanish tennis player
  • 1986 Sania Mirza, Indian tennis player, born in Mumbai, India
  • 1987 Isaiah Osbourne, English footballer