1971 in Sport (Part 8)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 701 - 800 of 997

  • Sep 14 Mario Henry, NFL wide receiver (Buffalo Bills, Atlanta Falcons)
  • Sep 15 Chad Bratzke, NFL defensive end (NY Giants)
  • Sep 15 Myron Bell, NFL safety (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Sep 15 Wayne Ferreira, tennis star (Munich 1995), born in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Sep 15 Will Shields, NFL guard (KC Chiefs)
  • Sep 16 Derrell Mitchell, NFL/CFL wide receiver (Atlanta Falcons, Argonauts)
  • Sep 17 David Hynes, Australian baseball outfielder (Olympics 1996)
  • Sep 17 Octus Polk, NFL guard (Chicago Bears)
  • Sep 17 Paul Janssen, soccer player (Fortuna S, NAC)
  • Sep 18 Kate Starre, Armadale Australia, field hockey utility (Olympics 1996)

Person of interestLance Armstrong

Sep 18 Lance Armstrong, American road cyclist (7 Tour de France titles) banned for illegal drug use, born in Plano, Texas

Professional Cyclist and Drug Cheat Lance Armstrong
Professional Cyclist and Drug Cheat
Lance Armstrong
  • Sep 18 Oleg Ladik, Canadian 100 kg freestyle wrestler (Olympics 1996), born in Kiev, Ukraine
  • Sep 18 Ron Childs, NFL linebacker (New Orleans Saints)
  • Sep 19 Colleen Coyne, American ice hockey defenseman (USA, Olympics 1998), born in Falmouth, Massachusetts
  • Sep 19 Jeremy Nunley, American NFL defensive tackle and defensive end (Houston Oilers), born in Winchester, Tennessee (d. 2018)
  • Sep 20 Andrew Lane, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Sep 20 Henryk Larsson, soccer player (Feyenoord)
  • Sep 20 Jenny Murdock, LPGA golfer
  • Sep 20 Ryan Terry, NFL running back/kick returner (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Sep 21 John Crawley, English cricketer
  • Sep 22 Christian Fauria, NFL tight end (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Sep 22 Ian Van Der Wal, swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Darwin, Australia
  • Sep 23 Eric Montross, NBA center (Detroit Pistons)
  • Sep 23 Marcel Boudesteyn, soccer player (Excelsior/FC Groningen)
  • Sep 23 Willie Greene, Milledgville GA, infielder (Cincinnati Reds)
  • Sep 25 John Lynch, NFL safety (Tampa Bay Bucs)
  • Sep 25 Tony Harrison, WLAF receiver (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Sep 26 Elva Dryer, Durango Colorado, 1.5K/5K runner
  • Sep 26 Patterson Thompson, cricketer (WI Test fast bowler v New Zealand 1996)
  • Sep 27 Alonzo Spellman, NFL defensive end (Chicago Bears)
  • Sep 27 Erik Smit, Dutch soccer player (FC Utrecht)
  • Sep 27 Ron Florine, NFL/WLAF tackle (KC Chiefs, Scotland Claymores)
  • Sep 28 Chad May, NFL/WLAF quarterback (Minnesota Vikings, Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Sep 28 David Weightman, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Sep 28 Marcus Spears, NFL/WLAF guard/tackle (Chicago Bears, Amsterdam Admirals)
  • Sep 28 Matthew Elliott, cricketer (Australian Test opening batsman v WI 1996)
  • Sep 28 Alan Wright, English footballer
  • Sep 29 Adrion Smith, CFL cornerback (Toronto Argonauts)
  • Sep 29 Derrick Davis, WLAF cornerback (Amsterdam Admirals)
  • Sep 29 Donald Smith, CFL cornerback (Toronto Argonauts)
  • Sep 29 Jay Kearney, WLAF receiver (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Sep 29 Ray Buchanan, American NFL center (Indianapolis Colts), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Sep 30 Brentson Buckner, NFL defensive end (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Sep 30 Ron Collins, WLAF tackle (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Oct 1 Amp Lee, NFL running back (Minnesota Vikings, St Louis Rams)
  • Oct 1 Melinda Gainsford, Australian 100m/200m (Olympics 1992, 96)
  • Oct 2 Jair Lynch, gymnast (Olympic silver 1996), born in Amherst, Massachusetts
  • Oct 2 Steve McLaughlin, NFL kicker (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Oct 3 Reggie Givens, CFL linebacker (Toronto Argonauts)
  • Oct 3 Wil Cordero, baseball player
  • Oct 4 Corey Sawyer, NFL cornerback (Cin Bengals)
  • Oct 5 Chad Lewis, tight end (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Oct 5 Chris Whitney, NBA guard (Wash Wizards)
  • Oct 5 Dan Plante, Hayward, NHL right wing (NY Islanders)
  • Oct 5 Mauricio Pellegrino, Argentine former footballer
  • Oct 6 Chris Hudson, NFL strong safety (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Oct 6 Phil Bennett, British racing driver
  • Oct 6 Alan Stubbs, English footballer and manager (Rotherham United), born in Kirkby, England
  • Oct 7 Dexter Dawson, CFL receiver (Winnipeg Blue Bombers)
  • Oct 7 Johnnie Morton, NFL wide receiver (Detroit Lions)
  • Oct 7 Paul Hannam, 470 sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Oct 8 Monty Williams, American NBA forward and guard (San Antonio Spurs), born in Fredericksburg, Virginia
  • Oct 8 Nate Miller, American NFL and WLAF guard (Frankfurt Galaxy, Atlanta Falcons), born in Tuscaloosa, Alabama
  • Oct 8 Terry Richardson, WLAF running back (Rhein Fire), born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Oct 8 Val St. Germain, CFL tackle (Hamilton Tiger Cats), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • Oct 9 Pete Mitchell, American NFL tight end (Jacksonville Jaguars), born in Royal Oak, Michigan
  • Oct 10 Bryn Parry, Canadian Tour golfer (1994 BC Amateur-2nd), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Oct 10 Claus Dalpiaz, Austrian hockey goaltender (Team Austria 1998), born in Kufstein, Austria
  • Oct 10 Corey Louchiey, American NFL offensive tackle (Buffalo Bills), born in Greenville, South Carolina
  • Oct 10 Ian Bennett, English football goalkeeper (Birmingham City), born in Worksop, England
  • Oct 11 Chann McRae, American cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Albany, Georgia
  • Oct 12 Bronzell Miller, American WLAF linebacker (Amsterdam Admirals), born in Federal Way, Washington (d. 2013)
  • Oct 12 Pavol Rybar, Slovak hockey goaltender (Team Slovakia 1998), born in Skalica, Czechoslovakia
  • Oct 12 Tony Fiore, American baseball player, born in Oak Park, Illinois
  • Oct 13 Hitesh Modi, Kenyan cricketer (Kenyan left-handed batsman 1996 World Cup), born in Kisumu, Kenya
  • Oct 13 Irv Smith, American NFL tight end (New Orleans Saints), born in Trenton, New Jersey
  • Oct 13 Jay Williams, American defensive end (St Louis Rams), born in Washington, D. C.
  • Oct 13 Sean O'Donnell, Canadian NHL defenseman (LA Kings), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • Oct 14 Derrick Rodgers, linebacker (Miami Dolphins)
  • Oct 14 Frank Wycheck, NFL tight end (Houston/Tennessee Oilers)
  • Oct 14 Jorge Costa, Portuguese footballer
  • Oct 15 Bernardo Harris, American NFL linebacker (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31), born in Chapel Hill, North Carolina
  • Oct 15 Roland McGhee, American long jumper, born in Flint, Michigan
  • Oct 15 Andy Cole, British footballer (Manchester United), born in Nottingham, England
  • Oct 16 David Johnson, cricketer (Karnataka fast bowler, India 1996-)
  • Oct 16 Greg Jeffries, NFL cornerback (Detroit Lions)
  • Oct 16 Simon Shanks, NFL inside linebacker (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Oct 16 Toni Foster, WNBA forward/center (Phoenix Mercury)
  • Oct 17 Byron Chamberlain, NFL/WLAF tight end Denver Broncos, Rhein Fire)
  • Oct 17 Ernest Dixon, NFL linebacker (New Orleans Saints)
  • Oct 17 Henry McMillian, NFL defensive tackle (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Oct 18 Bob Whitfield, NFL tackle (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Oct 18 Emmett Waldron, WLAF linebacker (Scottish Claymores)
  • Oct 20 Eddie Jones, NBA guard/forward (LA Lakers)
  • Oct 20 Kimberly Po, tennis star (1991 Futures-Evansville IN), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 21 Damien Martyn, cricketer (WA & Australian middle-order batsman)
  • Oct 21 RenĂ© Ponk, soccer player (FC Utrecht)
  • Oct 21 Shane Hannah, NFL guard (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Oct 21 Paul Norman Telfer, Scottish footballer
  • Oct 22 Amanda Coetzer, Hoopstad South Africa, tennis star (1996 Aust semi)

Weddings in Sport


Deaths in Sport