1969 in Sport (Part 6)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 501 - 600 of 845

  • Aug 7 Ludovit Tatos, Lynnwood Wash, kayak (alt-Olympics 1996)
  • Aug 7 Travis Brown, Durango Colo, cyclist (Olympics 1996)
  • Aug 8 Jerome Henderson, NFL cornerback (NY Jets, Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Aug 9 Troy Percival, pitcher (California Angels), born in Fontana, California
  • Aug 10 Iain Fraser, Scarborough, NHL center (Winnipeg Jets)
  • Aug 11 Dave Pashko, Canadian Tour golfer (1992 CPGA Winter Tour), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Aug 11 Wilfried Elzinga, soccer player (FC Twente)
  • Aug 12 Lincoln Coleman, NFL running back (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Aug 12 Nate Gwynne, Davis California, kayak (alt-Olympics 1996)
  • Aug 12 Stuart Williams, cricketer (West Indian opening batsman 1994- )
  • Aug 13 Alex Fernandez, pitcher (Chicago White Sox), born in Miami, Florida
  • Aug 13 Midori Ito, ice skater (Olympic silver 1992), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Aug 14 Stig Tøfting, Danish footballer
  • Aug 15 Eric Bieniemy, NFL running back (Cin Bengals)
  • Aug 15 James Black, Regina, NHL center (Chicago Blackhawks)
  • Aug 15 Mark Heese, beach volleyballer (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Aug 15 Yancey Thigpen, NFL wide receiver (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Aug 16 Ben Coates, NFL tight end (NE Patriots)
  • Aug 16 Carl Henkel, beach volleyballer (Olympics 1996), born in Torrance, California
  • Aug 17 Christian Laettner, NBA forward/center (Atlanta Hawks, Olympic gold 1992)
  • Aug 17 Ed Cunningham, NFL center (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Aug 17 Maria Strandlund, Akersberga Sweden, tennis star (1987 Futures NOR)
  • Aug 18 Isaac Austin, NBA center (Miami Heat)
  • Aug 19 Scott Ford, Norbrooke Germany, golfer (1994 Trafalgar CPGA-2nd)
  • Aug 19 Kirk Herbstreit, American football analyst (College GameDay)
  • Aug 19 Kazuyoshi Tatsunami, Japanese baseball player
  • Aug 20 Bart Spark, soccer player (Veendam, SC Heerenveen)
  • Aug 20 Francisco Torres, jockey
  • Aug 21 Andújar Cedeño, Dominican infielder (Houston Astros, Detroit Tigers), born in La Romana, Dominican Republic (d. 2000)
  • Aug 21 Josee Chouinard, Canadian figure skater (Olympic-9th-1994), born in Montreal, Canada
  • Aug 22 Hipolito Pichardo, Dominican pitcher (KC Royals), born in Jicomé, Dominican Republic
  • Aug 22 Maurice Graef, Dutch soccer player (VVW, Roda JC), born in Horn, Netherlands
  • Aug 23 Clayton Holmes, NFL cornerback (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Aug 23 Jeremy Schaap, American sportswriter
  • Aug 25 Catriona Matthew, golfer (1995 British Open-12th), born in Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Aug 25 Elly Hakami, tennis star, born in San Francisco, California
  • Aug 25 Mike Gisler, corner (New England Patriots)
  • Aug 25 Mike Jones, NFL defensive end (NE Patriots)
  • Aug 25 Vivek Razdan, cricket pace bowler (Indian Test 1989-90)
  • Aug 26 Mike Gisler, NFL guard/center (NE Patriots)
  • Aug 26 Nicole Arendt, Somerville NJ, tennis star (1996 Aust doubles finalist)
  • Aug 26 Ricky Bottalico, New Britain CT, pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies)
  • Aug 27 Kipp Vickers, NFL guard (Indianapolis Colts)
  • Aug 27 Mark Ealham, cricketer (Kent & England Test all-rounder 1996)
  • Aug 27 Steven Van Randwijck, field hockey player (Olympics 1996), born in Washington, D.C.

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Aug 28 Pierre Turgeon, Canadian NHL center (NY Islanders, Montreal Canadiens), born in Rouyn, Quebec

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  • Aug 29 Brady Katytman, Greece NY, kayak (alt-Olympics 1996)
  • Aug 29 Jerry Simons, soccer player (Dordrecht '90, Vitesse)
  • Aug 29 Joe Swail, Northern Irish snooker player
  • Aug 30 Jerold Jeffcoat, WLAF defensive tackle (Scottish Claymores)
  • Aug 31 Andrei Trefilov, Kirovo Russia, NHL goalie (Buffalo Sabres, Olympic silver 1998)
  • Aug 31 Javagal Srinath, cricketer (Indian right-arm pace bowler since 1991)
  • Aug 31 Nathan Minchey, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)
  • Aug 31 Victor Alexander, NBA forward/center (NY Knicks)
  • Sep 1 Florence Descampe, LPGA golfer (1992 McCall), born in Brussels, Belgium
  • Sep 1 Henning Berg, Norwegian footballer
  • Sep 2 Russell Freeman, NFL tackle (Oakland Raiders)
  • Sep 2 Shani Waugh, Bunbury Aust, LPGA golfer (Aust sub-jr champ-1986, 87)
  • Sep 2 Stephen Peall, Zimbabwean cricketer
  • Sep 3 Keith Traylor, NFL defensive tackle (KC Chiefs, Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • Sep 5 Maurice Miller, CFL linebacker (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • Sep 5 Leonardo Araujo, Brazilian footballer, born in Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Sep 5 Mark Ramprakash, English cricketer, born in Bushey, Hertfordshire, England
  • Sep 6 Aaron Pierce, NFL halfback (NY Giants)
  • Sep 6 Douglas Pirini, decathlete (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • Sep 6 Ben Finegold, American chess player
  • Sep 6 Michellie Jones, Australian triathlete
  • Sep 7 Darren Bragg, outfielder (Seattle Mariners), born in Waterbury, Connecticut
  • Sep 8 Oswaldo Ibarra, Ecuadorian footballer
  • Sep 8 Lars Bohinen, Norwegian footballer
  • Sep 8 Gary Speed, Welsh footballer
  • Sep 9 Christine Smith, Darien Conn, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Sep 9 Sean Rooks, NBA center (LA Lakers)
  • Sep 10 Bob Spitulski, NFL linebacker (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Sep 10 Matt Geiger, NBA center (Charlotte Hornets)
  • Sep 11 Tracy Scroggins, NFLer (Detroit Lions)
  • Sep 11 Eduardo Perez, American baseball player
  • Sep 12 Ángel Cabrera, Argentine golfer
  • Sep 12 Shigeki Maruyama, Japanese golfer
  • Sep 13 Shane Warne, Australian cricketer (leg spin bowler) , born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • Sep 16 Andrew Borodow, 130 kg freestyle wrestler (Olympic 5-92, 96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Sep 16 Chester McGlockton, NFL defensive tackle (Oakland Raiders)
  • Sep 16 Marthijn Pothoven, soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles)
  • Sep 17 Rob Zamuner, NHL forward (Tampa Bay Lightning, Team Canada 1998)
  • Sep 17 Ken Doherty, Irish snooker player
  • Sep 18 Robert Coons, NFL tight end (Buffalo Bills)
  • Sep 20 Tommy Jeter, NFL defensive tackle (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Sep 20 Richard Witschge, former Dutch footballer
  • Sep 21 Jason Christiansen, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Sep 21 Lia Biehl, LPGA golfer
  • Sep 21 Randal Hill, NFL wide receiver (Miami Dolphins)
  • Sep 22 Marian Chlad, soccer player (FC Groningen)
  • Sep 22 Nicole Bradtke, Australian tennis star (1995 Auckland), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • Sep 23 Jeff Cirillo, infielder (Milwaukee Brewers), born in Pasadena, California
  • Sep 23 Tapio Laukkanen, Finnish rally driver
  • Sep 24 Andrew Greene, NFL guard (Miami Dolphins, Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • Sep 24 John Morton, WLAF WR (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Sep 25 David Weathers, Lawrencburg TN, pitcher (Florida Marlins, NY Yankees)
  • Sep 25 Hansie Cronje, cricket captain (solid South African batsman)
  • Sep 25 Michae Wright, WLAF cornerback (Barcelona Dragons)

Weddings in Sport


Deaths in Sport