1968 in Sport (Part 3)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 201 - 300 of 712

  • Mar 28 Tim Lovejoy, British television presenter (Soccer AM with Helen Chamberlain), born in Northwood, London
  • Mar 29 Chris Calloway, American NFL wide receiver (NY Giants), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Mar 29 James O. Williams, NFL tackle (Chicago Bears), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Mar 31 J R Reid, NBA forward (NY Knicks, Charlotte Hornets)
  • Apr 1 Joel Smeenge, NFL defensive end (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Apr 3 Bernd Karbacher, German tennis player, born in Munich, Germany
  • Apr 3 Mike Lansing, American baseball infielder (Montreal Expos), born in Rawlins, Wyoming
  • Apr 4 Andre Bowden, fullback and linebacker (Frankfurt Galaxy), born in Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina
  • Apr 6 Chris Anderson, Australian high jumper (Olympics 1996), born in Western Australia
  • Apr 7 Don[ald] Smith, North Tonawanda NY, rower (Olympic 5th 1996)
  • Apr 7 Duncan Armstrong, Australian swimmer
  • Apr 8 Don Davey, NFL defensive tackle (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Apr 8 Patricia Girard-Léno, French athlete (100m hurdles)
  • Apr 9 Janne Ojanen, Tampere FIN, hockey forward (Team Finland)
  • Apr 11 Eric Moten, NFL guard and tackle (San Diego Chargers), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Apr 12 Adam Graves, Canadian left wing hockey player (NY Rangers), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Apr 12 Neal Fort, American football tackle (Montreal Alouettes), born in Warner Robins, Georgia
  • Apr 13 Tami Lyn Jameson, team handball goalie (Olympics 1992, 96), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Apr 13 Ted Washington, NFL nose tackle (Buffalo Bills)
  • Apr 13 Toni Lee Jameson, team handball back court (Olympics 1996), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Apr 14 Andrew Trim, Australian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Apr 14 Jesse Levis, catcher (Milwaukee Brewers), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Apr 15 Billy Brewer, pitcher (NY Yankees), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • Apr 16 Grace Kim, Korea, tennis star
  • Apr 17 Ritchie Woodhall, boxer
  • Apr 17 Roger Twose, cricketer (Warwickshire batsman, New Zealand 1995)
  • Apr 19 Brent Mayne, Loma Linda CA, catcher (NY Mets)
  • Apr 19 Keith McCants, NFL defensive end (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Apr 19 Roger Reinson, CFL linebacker (Calgary Stampeders)
  • Apr 20 DeDee Nathan, American heptathlete, born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • Apr 21 Peter van Foxes, soccer player (Ajax)
  • Apr 22 Bimbo Coles, NBA guard (Golden State Warriors)
  • Apr 22 Carlos Costa, Spanish tennis star
  • Apr 22 Jo Angel, cricketer (big WA right-arm fast bowler, Australia 1993-)
  • Apr 22 Vernell Coles, basketball player (Olympic bronze 1988)
  • Apr 22 Zarley Zalapski, Edmonton, NHL defenseman (Calgary Flames)
  • Apr 24 Todd Jones, MLB relief pitcher (Houston Astros), born in Marietta, Georgia
  • Apr 24 Tracy Gravely, CFL linebacker (Montreal Alouettes), born in West Virginia
  • Apr 26 Ahmed Elmaghraby, Suez Egypt, US field hockey forward (Olympics 1996)
  • Apr 27 Adrian Cooper, American football NFL tight end (Minnesota Vikings), born in Denver, Colorado
  • Apr 28 Andy Flower, cricketer (Zimbabwe keeper & victorious Test captain)
  • Apr 28 Damion Lyons, CFL cornerback (BC Lions)
  • Apr 28 Mark Carrier, NFL safety (Chicago Bears, Detroit Lions)
  • Apr 29 Browning Nagle, NFL quarterback (NY Jets, Atlanta Falcons)
  • Apr 30 Richard Pilon, Saskatoon, NHL defenseman (NY Islanders)
  • Apr 30 Roger Mar, rapid fire pistol (Olympics 1996), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Apr 30 Sandra Beikoff, Australian golfer (1990 Sunshine Coast Open), born in Mackay, Queensland
  • May 1 Oliver Bierhoff, German soccer striker (Germany 70 caps), born in Karlsruhe, Germany
  • May 2 Reggie Slack, American CFL quarterback (Saskatchewan Roughriders), born in Milton, Florida
  • May 2 Jeff Agoos, Swiss-American soccer player, born in Geneva, Switzerland
  • May 4 Andre Collins, American football NFL linebacker (Cin Bengals), born in Riverside, New Jersey
  • May 4 Eddie Pérez, Venezuelan-American baseball catcher (Atlanta Braves), born in Ciudad Ojeda, Venezuela
  • May 4 Kevin Todd, Canadian ice hockey NHL center (LA Kings), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
  • May 5 Craig Hendrickson, CFL tackle (Winnipeg Blue Bombers)
  • May 5 Michael Titley, WLAF TE (London Monarchs)
  • May 5 Robert "Bob" Burns, American PGA golfer (1994 Buick-5th), born in Mission Hills, California
  • May 5 Tim Neilsen, cricket wicket-keeper (South Australian 1991)
  • May 6 Andy Kelly, WLAF quarterback (Rhein Fire)
  • May 7 Joe King, NFL safety (Oakland Raiders)
  • May 8 Franklin Langham, American professional golfer, born in Augusta, Georgia
  • May 8 John Johnson, NFL linebacker (New Orleans Saints)

Person of interestOmar Camporese

May 8 Omar Camporese, Italian tennis star, born in Bologna, Italy

Tennis Player Omar Camporese
Tennis Player
Omar Camporese
  • May 9 Bruce Pickens, NFL cornerback (Oakland Raiders)
  • May 9 David Benoit, NBA forward (Utah Jazz, NJ Nets)
  • May 9 Marie-José Pérec, French athlete (Olympic gold 200m, 400m 1996), born in Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe
  • May 9 Vince Workman, NFL running back (Packers, Panthers, Colts)
  • May 10 Julie Smith, Glendora California, softball infielder (Olympic gold 1996)
  • May 12 Mark Clark, Bath Ill, pitcher (NY Mets)

Person of interestTony Hawk

May 12 Tony Hawk, American skateboarder, born in Carlsbad, California

Skateboarder Tony Hawk
Skateboarder
Tony Hawk
  • May 13 Annette DeLuca, North Bergen NJ, LPGA golfer
  • May 13 James Harris, NFL defensive end (Minnesota Vikings)
  • May 14 Hiroshi Matsuura, hockey forward (Team Japan 1998)
  • May 15 James "Jim" Neil, rower (Olympics 1996), born in Buffalo, New York
  • May 15 Leroy Hoard, NFL running back (Cleveland Browns, Minnesota Vikings)
  • May 17 Tim Grunhard, NFL center (KC Chiefs)
  • May 18 Ernie Logan, NFL defensive end (Jacksonville Jaguars, NY Jets)
  • May 19 James Parrish, NFL outside linebacker (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • May 19 Jeanne Basone, Brubank California, wrestler (Hollywood-GLOW)
  • May 19 Mark Janssens, Surrey, NHL center (Hartford Whalers)
  • May 19 Paul Justin, NFL quarterback (Indianapolis Colts)
  • May 20 Damon Mays, NFL wide receiver (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • May 20 Phil Hansen, NFL defensive end (Buffalo Bills)
  • May 20 Waisale Serevi, Fijian rugby union and rugby sevens footballer, born in Suva, Fiji
  • May 22 Alan Levine, Baseball pitcher (Chicago White Sox), born in Park Ridge, Illinois
  • May 22 Carmie Vairo, softball infielder (Olympics 1996), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • May 22 Mike Harbold, sprint kayaker (Olympics 1996), born in Oakland, California
  • May 22 Randy Brown, NBA guard (Chicago Bulls)
  • May 23 Daryl Hobbs, NFL wide receiver (Oakland Raiders)
  • May 24 Jerry Dipoto, pitcher (NY Mets), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • May 25 Debbi Miho Koyama, LPGA golfer (1995 US Women's Open-28th)
  • May 25 Kendall Gill, NBA guard/forward (NJ Nets)
  • May 25 Nathalie Schneyder, synchronized swimmer (Olympic gold 1996), born in San Francisco, California
  • May 25 Shawn Bouwens, NFL guard (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • May 26 Rachael Sporn, Australian basketball forward (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • May 26 Steve Sedgley, English footballer
  • May 27 Cedric Smith, NFL running back (Wash Redskins, Arizona Cardinals)
  • May 27 Frank Thomas, "Big Hurt", 1st baseman (Chicago White Sox, 1993 MVP)
  • May 27 Jeff Bagwell, infielder (Houston Astros), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • May 28 Char Thompson, WLAF running back (Barcelona Dragons)
  • May 28 Sandra Bacher, half-heavyweight judoka (Olympics 1992, 96), born in Long Island, New York

Weddings in Sport


Deaths in Sport