Birthdays in Sport on September 10

  • 1872 Ranjitsinhji Vibhaji, India, cricketer/politician
  • 1924 Ted Kluszewski, American baseball 1st baseman (4-time MLB All Star), born in Argo, Illinois (d. 1988)
  • 1925 Roy James Brown, American boxer and soul singer (Good Rockin' Tonight), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1981)

Person of interestArnold Palmer

1929 Arnold Palmer, American golfer (7 major titles including US Masters 1958, 60, 62, 64), born in Latrobe, Pennsylvania (d. 2016)

Person of interestRoger Maris

1934 Roger Maris, American baseball right fielder (7-time MLB All Star, 61 HRs 1961), born in Hibbing, Minnesota (d. 1985)

American Baseball Player Roger Maris
American Baseball Player
Roger Maris
  • 1937 Alun Edward Islwyn Pask, rugby International
  • 1946 James R Hines, American athlete, 4X100m relayer (Olympic gold 1968), born in Dumas, Arkansas

Person of interestLarry Nelson

1947 Larry Nelson, American golfer (US Open 1983; PGA C'ship 1981, 87), born in Fort Payne, Alabama

Golfer and Three-Time Major Championship Winner Larry Nelson
Golfer and Three-Time Major Championship Winner
Larry Nelson
  • 1948 Bob Lanier, NBA center (Detroit Pistons, Milwaukee Bucks)
  • 1948 Bob Lanier, American basketball player
  • 1948 Charlie Waters, American football player
  • 1954 Martha Nause, American golfer (du Maurier Classic 1994), born in Sheboygan, Wisconsin
  • 1955 Charlotte Lewis, basketball player (Olympic silver 1976), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1962 Esteban Toledo, Mexican professional golfer, born in Mexicali, Mexico
  • 1964 Karl Wilson, NFL defensive end (Buffalo Bills)
  • 1964 Peter Vogler, Australian baseball outfielder (Olympics 1996)

  • 1964 Tim Harris, NFL defensive end (SF 49ers)
  • 1965 Brian Washington, NFL safety (KC Chiefs)
  • 1966 Joe Nieuwendyk, NHL forward (Dallas Stars, Team Canada 1998)
  • 1966 Kimble Anders, NFL fullback (KC Chiefs)
  • 1966 Ted Popson, NFL tight end (SF 49ers)
  • 1968 Yvo Joordens, soccer player (MVV)
  • 1969 Bob Spitulski, NFL linebacker (Seattle Seahawks)
  • 1969 Matt Geiger, NBA center (Charlotte Hornets)
  • 1970 Julie Halard, Versailles France, tennis star (1995 Prague)
  • 1970 Robert Green, NFL running back (Chicago Bears)
  • 1971 Brandon Harrison, NFL wide receiver (San Diego Chargers)
  • 1971 Brian Earley, diver (Olympics 1996), born in Fresno, California
  • 1971 Chris Oeding, water polo driver (Olympics 1996), born in Santa Ana, California
  • 1973 Ghada Shouaa, Syria, heptatlete (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1973 Ferdinand Coly, Senegalese footballer
  • 1974 Ben Wallace, NBA forward (Wash Wizards)
  • 1974 Sandra Cacic, tennis star, born in Joliet, Illinois

Person of interestDan O'Toole

1975 Dan O'Toole, Canadian sports anchor (TSN, Fox Sports 1), born in Peterborough, Ontario

Sports Anchor Dan O'Toole
Sports Anchor
Dan O'Toole
  • 1976 Gregory Robert Henderson, 4k pursuit cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Dunedin, New Zealand
  • 1980 Timothy Goebel, figure skater (1996 National Jr champ), born in Evanston, Illinois
  • 1988 Jordan Staal, Canadian ice hockey player