1962 in Sport (Part 3)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 201 - 300 of 395

  • Jul 20 Giovanna Amati, Italian racing driver
  • Jul 22 Alvin Robertson, NBA guard (Toronto Raptors)
  • Jul 23 Terry-Jo Myers, Ft Myers FL, LPGA golfer (1988 Mayflower Classic)
  • Jul 24 Kevin Butler, NFL kicker (Chicago Bears)
  • Jul 25 Doug Drabek, Victoria TX, pitcher (Houston Astros, NY Yankees)
  • Jul 25 Mike Buncic, discus thrower, born in Patterson, New Jersey
  • Jul 26 Jody Reed, infielder (San Diego Padres), born in Tampa, Florida
  • Jul 29 Corinne Dibnah, Brisbane Australia, LPGA golfer (1988 British Open)
  • Jul 29 Steve Pelluer, WLAF quarterback (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Jul 29 Vincent Rousseau, Belgian athlete
  • Jul 30 Tom Pagnozzi, catcher (St Louis Cardinals), born in Tucson, Arizona
  • Jul 31 Kevin Greene, NFL linebacker (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Jul 31 Rhonda Reilly, LPGA golfer (1992 Oldsmobile-48th), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Jul 31 Sandra "Sweetness" Hodge, basketball player (Harlem Globetrotters)
  • Jul 31 Troy Murray, NHL center (Colorado Avalanche), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Aug 1 Gertjan Verbeek, soccer player (SC Heerenveen)
  • Aug 1 Joetta Clark, 800m runner (Olympic-1992), born in East Orange, New Jersey
  • Aug 1 Traci Phillips, sprint kayaker (Olympics 1996), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Aug 3 Alberto Tous, Spanish tennis star
  • Aug 3 Tina Lehtola, Finland, women's ski jumper (world's record holder)

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Aug 4 Roger Clemens, MLB pitcher (Red Sox, Blue Jays, 7 Cy Youngs, MVP), born in Dayton, Ohio

MLB Pitching Legend Roger Clemens
MLB Pitching Legend
Roger Clemens
  • Aug 5 Otis Thorpe, NBA forward (Vancouver Grizzlies, Detroit Pistons)

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Aug 5 Patrick Ewing, NBA center (NY Knicks/Olympic gold 1992), born in Kingston, Jamaica

Hall of Fame NBA Centre Patrick Ewing
Hall of Fame NBA Centre
Patrick Ewing
  • Aug 5 Richard De Groen, cricketer (NZ medium pacer 1993-)
  • Aug 5 William Roberts, NFL guard (NY Jets, NE Patriots)
  • Aug 6 Thomas Jefferson, 200m runner (Olympic bronze 1984), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Aug 8 Charmaine Crooks, Canadian 800m runner (Olympics 1984, 88, 92, 96), born in Mandeville, Jamaica
  • Aug 8 Jim Sweeney, NFL center/guard (Seattle Seahawks, Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Aug 9 Jim Johnson, New Hope, NHL defenseman (Washington Capitals)
  • Aug 9 John "Hot Rod" Williams, NBA center/forward (Phoenix Suns), born in Sorrento, Louisiana (d. 2015)
  • Aug 11 Jonathan Hayes, NFL tight end (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Aug 11 Uvais Karnain, cricketer (Sri Lankan ODI bowler in mid 1980's)
  • Aug 13 Adam Kase, Socorro NM, Canadian Tour golfer (1989 Alberta Open-3rd)
  • Aug 14 Jerry Foltz, American professional golfer and commentator, born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Aug 14 Mark Gubicza, pitcher (KC Royals), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Aug 14 Rameez Raja, cricketer (prolific Pakistani batsman)
  • Aug 15 Bubby Brister, NFL quarterback (NY Jets, Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • Aug 18 Sandra Marie Miller Farmer-Patrick, 400m hurdler, born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • Aug 19 Kim Shipman, Athens PA, LPGA golfer (1995 LPGA Corning Classic-25th)
  • Aug 19 Nancy Ramsbottom, LPGA golfer (1994 McCall's-2nd), born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • Aug 20 Duffy James Joseph Waldorf Jr, PGA golfer (1995 LaCantera Tx), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Aug 20 Loretta Alderete, LPGA golfer (1992 Oldsmobile-14th), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Aug 20 Robert Meyer, Canadian Tour golfer (1994 Morningstar), born in Sacramento, California
  • Aug 20 Dong-Wook Song, South Korean tennis player
  • Aug 22 Gene Craig Sauers, PGA golfer (1986 Bank of Boston), born in Savannah, Georgia
  • Aug 23 Glenn Healy, Pickering, NHL goalie (NY Rangers)
  • Aug 23 Kyle Clifton, NFL linebacker (NY Jets)
  • Aug 25 Ron Heller, American football coach and former NFL tackle (Miami Dolphins), born in East Meadow, New York
  • Aug 25 Shahid Mahboob, Pakistani cricketer (batted in one Test for Pakistan 1989), born in Karachi, Pakistan
  • Aug 26 Bob Mionske, American cyclist and attorney
  • Aug 27 Scott Davis, tennis star, born in Santa Monica, California
  • Aug 28 Richard Elliott Fehr, PGA golfer (1986 BC Open), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Aug 28 Paul Allen, English footballer
  • Aug 29 Carl Banks, NFL linebacker (Cleveland Browns, NY Giants)
  • Aug 30 Ricky Sanders, NFL wide receiver (Miami Dolphins)
  • Aug 31 Wanda Guenette, volleyballer (Olympics 1996), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • Sep 1 Ruud Gullit, Suriname/Dutch soccer star (Feyenoord, PSV, AC Milan)
  • Sep 1 Tony Cascarino, Irish footballer
  • Sep 3 Dave Clark, Tupelo MS, outfielder (Pittsburgh Pirates)
  • Sep 4 Kiran More, Indian cricketer
  • Sep 5 Beth Underhill, Canadian equestrian jumper (Olympics 26-92, 96), born in Georgetown, Ontario
  • Sep 6 Kevin Willis, NBA center (Houston Rockets)
  • Sep 8 Sergio Casal, Spanish tennis player
  • Sep 9 Derek Kennard, NFL guard (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Sep 9 Jack Trudeau, NFL quarterback (Carolina Panthers)
  • Sep 10 Esteban Toledo, Mexican professional golfer, born in Mexicali, Mexico
  • Sep 11 Julio Salinas, Spanish footballer
  • Sep 13 Brian Andrew Fowler, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Sep 13 Grady Neal Lancaster, Smithfield NC, PGA golfer (1994 Byron Nelson)
  • Sep 15 Aubrey Matthews, NFL wide receiver (Detroit Lions)
  • Sep 15 Earnest Byner, NFL running back (Cleveland Browns)
  • Sep 15 Patricia "Patty" Shea, Belmont NY, field hockey goalie (Olympics 1996)
  • Sep 16 Julie Larsen Piers, LPGA golfer (1995 Edina Realty), born in Westchester, New York
  • Sep 17 Wayne Riley, Australian golfer, born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Sep 18 John Fashanu, English footballer
  • Sep 19 Randy Myers, Vancouver WA, pitcher (Chicago Cubs, Baltimore Orioles)
  • Sep 19 Ken Rosenthal, American sportswriter

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Sep 21 Grant Fuhr, Canadian NHL goalie (Oilers), born in Spruce Grove, Alberta

NHL Goalie Grant Fuhr
NHL Goalie
Grant Fuhr

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Sep 22 Martin Crowe, New Zealand cricketer and batsman, born in Auckland (d. 2016)

Cricketer Martin Crowe
Cricketer
Martin Crowe
  • Sep 23 Jack Warren Pierce, Cherry Hill NJ, hurdler
  • Sep 24 Arden Knoll, Saskatoon Sask, Canadian Tour golfer (1994 Klondike-2nd)
  • Sep 24 Mike Phelan, English former footballer
  • Sep 25 Rajiv Kulkarni, cricketer (Indian Test pace bowler 1986-87)
  • Sep 26 Steve Moneghetti, Australian marathoner (Olympic 5th 1988, 92, 96)
  • Sep 27 Dennis Paulson, PGA golfer (1994 Freeport-McMoRan-4th), born in San Gabriel, California
  • Sep 27 Gavin Larsen, cricketer (NZ medium-pace all-rounder)
  • Sep 28 Irving Fryar, NFL wide receiver (Miami Dolphins)
  • Sep 28 Laurie Rinker-Graham, LPGA golfer (1986 LPGA Corning), born in Stuart, Flordia
  • Sep 30 Dave Magadan, 1st baseman (NY Mets, Chicago Cubs), born in Tampa, Florida
  • Sep 30 Frank Rijkaard, Surinam/Dutch soccer star (Ajax, AC Milan)
  • Sep 30 George Jamison, NFL linebacker (KC Chiefs)
  • Sep 30 Leon Hutten, soccer player (RKC)
  • Oct 1 Trevor Baxter, record holder for high jumping with a skateboard
  • Oct 1 Paul Walsh, English footballer
  • Oct 2 Mark Rypien, quarterback (St Louis Rams)
  • Oct 3 Rick Todd, Canadian Tour golfer (1992 Ben Hogan Dakota), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Oct 4 Dennis Cook, Lamarque TX, pitcher (Texas Rangers)
  • Oct 5 Johnny Huang, table tennis player (Olympics 1996), born in Guangzhou, China
  • Oct 5 Michael Alexander Conley, Chic, triple jumper (Olympic gold 1992, 96)
  • Oct 5 Michael Andretti, Indy-car racer/Auto Hall of Fame (elected 1986)

Weddings in Sport


Deaths in Sport