On This Day

Year 1970 in Sports History (Part 8)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 701 - 796 of 796

  • Nov 14 Derrick Hoskins, NFL safety (Oakland Raiders)
  • Nov 14 Dexter Nottage, NFL defensive end (Wash Redskins, KC Chiefs)
  • Nov 15 Lesley Reddon, ice hockey goalie (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • Nov 15 Patrick Mboma, Cameroonian footballer
  • Nov 17 Chris Tamer, Dearborn, NHL defenseman (Pitts Penguins)
  • Nov 17 Max Huiberts, soccer player (Roda JC)
  • Nov 18 Allen Watson, American baseball pitcher (SF Giants), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Nov 18 Toby Wright, safety (St Louis Rams)
  • Nov 19 Berthil de Avest, soccer player (Roda JC/FC Twente)
  • Nov 19 Bhupinder Singh Jr, cricketer (Punjab & Indian ODI batsman)
  • Nov 19 Jenni Meno, Pompton Plains NJ, pairs skaters (Olympics 1994)
  • Nov 19 Larry Tharpe, NFL tackle (Arizona Cardinals, Detroit Lions)
  • Nov 19 Rickey Brady, NFL tight end (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Nov 20 Delia Gonzalez, American-Mexican boxer, born in Anthony, New Mexico
  • Nov 21 Justin Langer, cricketer (gutsy Australian lefty bat 1993- )
  • Nov 21 Keith Crawford, wide receiver (St Louis Rams)
  • Nov 22 Alison Korn, rower (Olympics 1996), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • Nov 22 Marvan Atapattu, Sri Lankan cricketeer
  • Nov 24 Brett Wallerstedt, NFL linebacker (Cin Bengals)
  • Nov 24 Doug Brien, kicker (New Orleans Saints)
  • Nov 24 Jason Jacome, pitcher (KC Royals), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Nov 24 Lemanski Hall, NFL linebacker (Houston/Tennessee Oilers)
  • Nov 24 Nancy Mason, Belleville Ill, WPVA volleyballer (Nationals-17th-1995)
  • Nov 25 Shane Pahukoa, NFL safety (New Orleans Saints)
  • Nov 26 Greg Graham, American NBA guard (NJ Nets), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Nov 26 John Amaechi, English psychologist and NBA player (Cleveland Cavaliers), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Nov 26 Mark Dixon, CFL offensive linebacker (Montreal Alouettes)
  • Nov 27 Calvin Jones, American NFL running back (Oakland Raiders), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Nov 27 Chris Underwood, American volleyball opposite hitter (Olympics 1996), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 27 Todd Kelly, American NFL defensive end (Cin Bengals), born in Hampton, Virginia
  • Nov 28 Jason Day, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Nov 28 Todd Perry, NFL guard (Chicago Bears)
  • Nov 28 Álex López Morón, Spanish tennis player, born in Barcelona, Spain
  • Nov 29 Lamar Smith, NFL running back (Seattle Seahawks), born in San Antonio, Texas
  • Nov 29 Mark Pembridge, Welsh footballer, born in Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
  • Nov 30 James Brown, tackle (Miami Dolphins)
  • Nov 30 Natalie Williams, volleyball outside hitter (Olympics 1996), born in Long Beach, California
  • Nov 30 Robert Griffith, NFL strong safety (Minnesota Vikings)
  • Nov 30 Yayuk Basuki, Indonesian tennis player and politician, born in Yogyakarta, Java, Indonesia
  • Dec 1 Todd Steussie, American NFL guard / tackle (Pro Bowl 1997-98; Minnesota Vikings), born in Canoga Park, California
  • Dec 2 Maksim Tarasov, Russian pole vaulter (Olympic gold 1992; World C'ship gold 1999), born in Yaroslavl, Russia
  • Dec 2 Alex Čejka, Czech-German golfer (Volvo Masters 1995), born in Mariánské Lázně, Czech Republic
  • Dec 3 Laura Schuler, Canadian ice hockey forward and coach (World C'ship gold 1990, 92, 97; coach Dartmouth College), born in Scarborough, Ontario
  • Dec 3 Lindsey Hunter, American basketball guard (NBA C'ship 2002, 04; LA Lakers, Detroit Pistons), born in Utica, Mississippi
  • Dec 3 Paul Byrd, American baseball pitcher and broadcaster (MLB All Star 1999; Philadelphia Phillies; Fox Sports Southeast), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • Dec 3 Christian Karembeu, French soccer midfielder (53 caps; Nantes, Olympiacos), born in Lifou, New Caledonia
  • Dec 4 Jeff Blake, American NFL quarterback (Pro Bowl 1995; Cincinnati Bengals), born in Daytona Beach, Florida
  • Dec 5 Kevin Haller, Canadian NHL defenseman (Philadelphia Flyers), born in Trochu, Alberta, Canada
  • Dec 5 Susan Sloane, American tennis star, born in Lexington, Kentucky
  • Dec 5 Thomas Smith, American NFL cornerback (Buffalo Bills), born in Gates, North Carolina
  • Dec 6 Eric Mahlum, American NFL guard (Indianapolis Colts), born in San Diego, California
  • Dec 6 Isabelle Arnould, Belgian swimmer, born in Liège, Belgium
  • Dec 7 Courtney Browne, Barbadian cricketer (West Indies Test wicket-keeper 1995), born in Lambeth, London
  • Dec 9 Marlin Cannon, American 200m/400m runner, born in Dallas, Texas
  • Dec 10 Bryant Stith, American NBA guard (Denver Nuggets), born in Emporia, Virginia
  • Dec 11 Danan Hughes, American NFL wide receiver (KC Chiefs), born in Bayonne, New Jersey
  • Dec 11 Doug Nussmeier, American NFL quarterback (New Orleans Saints), born in Portland, Oregon
  • Dec 11 Errict Rhett, American NFL running back (Tampa Bay Bucs), born in Pembroke Pines, Florida
  • Dec 12 Ivano Newbill, American NBA center (Vancouver Grizzlies), born in Sedalia, Missouri
  • Dec 12 Orlando Brown, American NFL tackle (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Dec 13 Basit Ali, Pakistani cricketer (exciting Pakistani batsman 1993-), born in Karachi, Sindh
  • Dec 13 George Van Os Jr, team handball left back (Olympics 1996), born in Houston, Texas
  • Dec 13 Tonja Yevette Buford-Bailey, American 400m hurdler (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • Dec 14 Bradford Banta, American NFL tight end (Indianapolis Colts), born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • Dec 15 Damon Thomas, American NFL wide receiver (Buffalo Bills), born in Clovis, California
  • Dec 15 Lawrence Funderburke, NBA forward (Sacramento Kings)
  • Dec 15 Mitchell Butler, NBA guard (Washington Bullets, Cleveland Cavaliers)
  • Dec 15 Frankie Dettori, Italian jockey, born in Milan, Italy
  • Dec 17 Michael Mols, soccer player (FC Twente)
  • Dec 18 Lucious Harris, NBA guard (NJ Nets, Dallas Mavericks)
  • Dec 19 Jon Cleveland, Canadian 100m/200m swimmer (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in Fresno, California
  • Dec 19 Robert Lang, Teplice CZE, NHL forward (Team Czech Rep, Los Angeles)
  • Dec 20 Grant Flower, Zimbabwean cricketer, born in Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Dec 20 Tony Semple, NFL guard (Detroit Lions), born in Springfield, Illinois
  • Dec 20 Travis Green, Canadian NHL center (NY Islanders; Toronto Maple Leafs; World C'ship gold 1997) and coach (Vancouver Canucks), born in Castlegar, Canada
  • Dec 21 Irving Spikes, NFL running back (Miami Dolphins), born in Ocean Springs, Mississippi
  • Dec 21 Monique Ambers, WNBA forward (Phoenix Mercury)
  • Dec 22 Gary Anderson, Scottish darts player (PDC World Champion 2015-16), born in Musselburgh, Scotland
  • Dec 23 Raymont Harris, American football running back (Chicago Bears), born in Lorain, Ohio
  • Dec 24 Michael Batiste, NFL/WLAF defensive tackle (Cowboys, Frankfurt Galaxy), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Dec 24 Romeo Wouden, Dutch soccer player (Dordrecht '90, Heerenveen), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Dec 25 Ghalid Salamat, Dutch soccer player (MVV), born in the Netherlands
  • Dec 25 Stu Barnes, Canadian NHL center (Florida Panthers), born in Spruce Grove, Canada
  • Dec 26 Radka Zrubakova, Slovakian tennis star (1994 Futures-GER), born in Bratislava, Slovakia
  • Dec 26 Willie Williams, NFL cornerback (Pittsburgh Steelers, Seahawks), born in England, United Kingdom
  • Dec 27 Lorenzo Neal, NFL fullback (New Orleans Saints, NY Jets)
  • Dec 28 Brenda Schultz-McCarthy, Dutch tennis player (95, 96 Oklahoma City), born in Haarlem, Netherlands
  • Dec 28 James Jett, US Olympic sprinter and NFL wide receiver (Oakland Raiders), born in Charles Town, West Virginia
  • Dec 29 Hidetoshi Mitsusada, Japanese racing driver, born in Osaka, Japan
  • Dec 30 Grant Carter, CFL defensive end (Winnipeg Blue Bombers)
  • Dec 30 Gus Nketia, 100m sprint (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • Dec 30 Kevin Salvadori, NBA center (Sacramento Kings)
  • Dec 31 Bryon Russell, American NBA forward (Utah Jazz), born in San Bernardino, California
  • Dec 31 Dan Howe, Canadian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Kingston, Ontario
  • Dec 31 Dunstan Anderson, NFL defensive end (Dolphins, New Orleans Saints, Rhein Fire), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • Dec 31 Michel Brunet, Canadian ice dancer (1996 Canadians-2nd), born in Gatineau, Quebec

Deaths in Sport