1946 in Sport (Part 2)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 101 - 135 of 135

  • Oct 10 Peter Mahvolich, NHL star (Montreal Canadiens)
  • Oct 11 Sawao Kato, Japan, gymnist (Olympic gold 1968, 72, 76)
  • Oct 12 Ashok Mankad, Indian cricketer (son of Vinoo, batted for India 1969-78), born in Mumbai, India (d. 2008)
  • Oct 14 James Robert "Radio" Kennedy, American football coach
  • Oct 14 Al Oliver, American baseball player
  • Oct 17 Bob Seagren, Pomona California, actor (Soap)/pole vaulter (Olympic gold 1968)
  • Oct 19 Bob Holland, cricketer (Australian leg-spinner at age 38)
  • Oct 20 Lucien Van Impe, Belgian cyclist
  • Oct 21 Jim Hill, American sportscaster
  • Oct 23 Miklos Nemeth, Hungarian javelin thrower (Olympic gold 1976)
  • Oct 28 Wim Jansen, Dutch footballer and coach
  • Oct 29 Anura Tennekoon, cricketer (Sri Lankan World Cup captain 1975-79)
  • Oct 30 Ian McGeechan, Scottish rugby player
  • Oct 31 Ramnath Parkar, Indian cricket batsman (Indian in 2 Tests v England 1972-73), born in Mumbai, India (d. 1999)
  • Nov 2 Alan Jones, Australian auto racer (1980 World Champion), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Nov 13 Al Luginbill, American football coach (Amsterdam Admirals), born in Pomona, California
  • Nov 20 Greg Cook, American football player
  • Nov 23 Giorgos Koudas, Greek footballer
  • Nov 29 Suzy Chaffee, American skier and chapstick user (Olympics 1968)
  • Nov 30 Ken Wadsworth, cricket keeper (NZ dashing batsman)
  • Dec 1 Ho-Jun Li, Korea PR, rifle (Olympic gold 1972)
  • Dec 3 Joop Zoetemelk, Dutch cyclist
  • Dec 6 Frank Hayes, cricketer (106* England v WI on debut 1973)
  • Dec 11 Rick McCosker, cricketer (fine Australian opener 1975-80)
  • Dec 12 Emerson Fittipaldi, Brazil, Indy-car racer (over 10 wins)
  • Dec 14 Ruth Fuchs, German DR, javelin thrower (Olympic 2 gold-72, 76)
  • Dec 14 Stan Smith, Pasadena, California, American tennis champ (Wimbledon 1972, US Open-1971)
  • Dec 15 Art Howe, American baseball player and manager
  • Dec 17 Albert Padmore, cricketer (WI off-spinner mid-70s)
  • Dec 18 Hubie Green, PGA golfer (US Open 1977), born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • Dec 25 Larry Csonka, NFL running back (Miami Dolphins, NY Giants)
  • Dec 25 Gene Lamont, American baseball player and manager
  • Dec 28 Hubie Green, golfer (US Open-1977, PGA-1985)
  • Dec 28 Jorge Velasquez, sportsman
  • Dec 29 Laffit Pincay Jr, jockey (Ky Derby 1984, Belmont 1982-84, Swale)

Weddings in Sport


Deaths in Sport