Birthdays in Sport on September 13

  • 1896 Morris Kirksey, American 4 X 100m (Olympic gold 1920)
  • 1926 Emile Francis, NHL player/coach/GM (Rangers, Blues, Whalers)
  • 1930 James McLane, American 1500m freestyle swimmer (Olympic gold 1948)
  • 1931 Marjorie Jackson, Australia, sprinter (Olympic gold 1952) [or Feb 13]
  • 1952 Johanna Klier-Schaller, German DR, 100m hurdler (Olympic gold 1976)
  • 1952 Ray Sibille, American jockey (Breeder's Cup Turf 1988), born in Sunset, Louisiana
  • 1957 Mark Charles Wiebe, Seaside OR, PGA golfer (1985 Anheuser-Busch)
  • 1962 Brian Andrew Fowler, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Christchurch, New Zealand
  • 1962 Grady Neal Lancaster, Smithfield NC, PGA golfer (1994 Byron Nelson)
  • 1964 Peter Remie, soccer player (NAC)
  • 1966 Igor Kravchuk, Russian NHL defenseman (Team Russia, St Louis), born in Ufa, Russia
  • 1967 Michael Johnson, 200m/400m runner (Olympic-2 gold-96), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1968 Bernie Williams, San Juan Puerto Rico, outfielder (NY Yankees)
  • 1968 Brad Johnson, NFL quarterback (Minnesota Vikings)
  • 1968 Chris Morris, CFL tackle (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • 1968 Denny Neagle, Prince Georges Cnty, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)
  • 1969 Shane Warne, Australian cricketer (leg spin bowler) , born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1970 Marc Latupeirissa, soccer player (Willem II)
  • 1970 Martín Herrera, former Argentine footballer
  • 1971 Goran Ivanišević, Croatian tennis player (Wimbledon 2001), born in Split, Croatia
  • 1971 Richie Anderson, American NFL running back (NY Jets), born in Olney, Maryland
  • 1971 Ted Drury, US hockey forward (Olympics 1994), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1973 Brian Evans, NBA forward (Orlando Magic)
  • 1973 Philip Dulebohn, figure skater (1997 Eastern Sr - 3rd), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1973 Fabio Cannavaro, Italian footballer
  • 1973 Marcelinho Paulista, Brazilian footballer
  • 1973 Christine Arron, French runner
  • 1974 Travis Knight, NBA center (Boston Celtics)
  • 1975 Sean McClain, fencer-foil (Olympics 1996), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • 1975 Akihiro Asai, Japanese racing driver
  • 1976 Giorgos Koltzos, Greek footballer
  • 1976 Craig McMillan, New Zealand cricketer
  • 1976 José Théodore, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1978 Darren Kenton, English footballer
  • 1979 Ivan Miljković, Serbian volleyball player
  • 1980 Evangelos Nastos, Greek footballer
  • 1980 Daisuke Matsuzaka, Japanese baseball player
  • 1981 Koldo Fernández, Spanish cyclist
  • 1981 Antonio Lopez, Spanish footballer (Atlético Madrid), born in Benidorm, Spain
  • 1981 Angel Williams, Canadian wrestler
  • 1982 Nenê, Brazilian basketball player
  • 1982 Rickie Weeks, American baseball player
  • 1982 Miha Zupan, Slovenian basketball player
  • 1986 Kamui Kobayashi, Japanese racing driver
  • 1986 Sean Williams, American basketball player
  • 1987 Luke Fitzgerald, Irish rugby union footballer
  • 1988 Keith Treacy, Irish footballer
  • 1989 Thomas Müller, German football player (Bayern Munich, German national team), born in Weilheim in Oberbayern, West Germany