On This Day

Year 1973 in Sports History (Part 7)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 601 - 700 of 700

  • Nov 9 Fred Lindberg, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales Australia
  • Nov 9 Zisis Vryzas, Greek footballer, born in Kavala, Greece
  • Nov 10 Cale Hulse, Canadian NHL defenseman (Calgary Flames), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • Nov 10 Darius Holland, American NFL defensive tackle (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31), born in Petersburg, Virginia
  • Nov 10 John Solomon, NFL defensive end (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Nov 10 Zahid Fazal, Pakistani cricket batsman (occasional Tests since 1992), born in Sialkot, Punjab, Pakistan
  • Nov 10 Patrik Berger, Czech footballer, born in Prague, Czechoslovakia
  • Nov 11 Jason Bowen, Canadian NHL defenceman (Philadelphia Flyers), born in Port Alice, British Columbia
  • Nov 11 Terrance Shaw, American NFL cornerback (San Diego Chargers), born in Marshall, Texas
  • Nov 12 Colin Morgan, Canadian 78 kg judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Nov 12 Keith Morgan, Canadian 95 kg judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Nov 12 Zahir Shah, Afghan cricketer (attention-grabbing Rawalpindi leg-spinner), born in Kunar Province, Afghanistan
  • Nov 13 Samantha Riley, Brisbane Australia, breastroker (Olympic 2 bronze-92, 96)
  • Nov 14 Lawyer Milloy, strong safety (New England Patriots)
  • Nov 15 Jason Dunn, tight end (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Nov 16 Howard Smothers, NFL guard (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Nov 16 Joe Hudepohl, American 800m freestyle relay (Olympic gold 1996)
  • Nov 16 Sedrick Shaw, running back (New England Patriots)
  • Nov 16 Christian Horner, British Formula One team owner
  • Nov 16 Brendan Laney, New Zealand rugby player, born in Invercargill, New Zealand
  • Nov 17 Scott Rehberg, tackle (New England Patriots)
  • Nov 17 Eli Marrero, American baseball player
  • Nov 17 Bernd Schneider, German footballer
  • Nov 19 Daniel Meech, Hastings NZ, equestrian showjumper (Olympics 1996)
  • Nov 19 Jamir Miller, NFL outside linebacker (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Nov 20 Matthew Smith, Australian field hockey forward (Olympics 1996), born in Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
  • Nov 21 Brent Smith, tackle (Miami Dolphins)
  • Nov 21 Danny Kanell, quarterback (NY Giants)
  • Nov 22 Alexandra Fusai, St Cloud France, tennis star (1995 Futures-Szczecin)
  • Nov 22 Brandon Paulsen, Coon Rapids Minn, greco-roman wrestler (Olympic silver 1996)
  • Nov 22 Cassie Campbell, ice hockey defenseman (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • Nov 22 Michael Murphy, Brisbane QLD Queensland Australia, diver (Olympics 1996)
  • Nov 23 Reggie Green, NFL guard (Seattle Seahawks), born in Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • Nov 24 Donny Brady, defensive back (Baltimore Ravens)
  • Nov 24 Kendel Shello, DL (Indianapolis Colts)
  • Nov 25 Erick Strickland, NBA guard (Dallas Mavericks)
  • Nov 25 Yatil Green, wide receiver (Miami Dolphins)
  • Nov 26 John Zimmerman, American pairs skater (with partner Steigler), born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • Nov 27 Jon Runyan, American politician (Rep-R-NJ 2011-15), NFL tackle (Tennessee Oilers), born in Flint, Michigan
  • Nov 29 Craig Glassock, Australian cricketer (NSW wicket-keeper 1994-95), born in Mona Vale, New South Wales, Australia
  • Nov 29 Dick van Burik, Dutch soccer player (Ajax/NAC), born in Utrecht, Netherlands
  • Nov 29 Duane Butler, American football safety (Minnesota Vikings), born in Trotwood, Ohio
  • Nov 29 Ryan Giggs, Welsh footballer, born in St David's Hospital, Cardiff, United Kingdom
  • Nov 30 Jay Hamilton, CFL running back (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • Nov 30 Ty Howard, cornerback (Arizona Cardinals)

Person of interestMonica Seles

Dec 2 Monica Seles, Yugoslavian-American tennis player (9-time Grand Slam title champion), born in Novi Sad, Serbia

Tennis Player and Nine-Time Major Champion Monica Seles
Tennis Player and Nine-Time Major Champion
Monica Seles
  • Dec 2 Jan Ullrich, German road cyclist (Olympic gold road race 2000; Tour de France 1997; Vuelta a España 1999), born in Rostock, Germany
  • Dec 2 Graham Kavanagh, Irish soccer midfielder (16 caps, Rep of Ireland; Stoke City, Cardiff City), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • Dec 4 Corliss Williamson, American basketball forward (NBA C'ship 2004, Detroit Pistons; NBA 6th Man of the Year 2002; NCAA Final 4 MOP 1994), born in Russellville, Arkansas
  • Dec 4 Steven Menzies, Australian rugby league lock (13 Tests; NSW 20 games; Manly Sea Eagles), born in Sydney, Australia
  • Dec 5 Corissa Yasen, American WNBA forward and guard (Sacramento Monarchs), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Dec 6 Tim Kohn, American NFL guard and tackle (Oakland Raiders), born in Wadsworth, Illinois
  • Dec 7 Terrell Owens, American football wide receiver (San Francisco 49ers), born in Alexander City, Alabama
  • Dec 8 Mitch Jacoby, American football tight end (St Louis Rams), born in Port Washington, Wisconsin
  • Dec 8 Monty Montgomery, American football defensiveback (Indianapolis Colts), born in Gladewater, Texas
  • Dec 9 Tony Batista, Dominican baseball infielder (Oakland A's), born in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
  • Dec 10 Bernard Holsey, defensive tackle (NY Giants)
  • Dec 10 Marcus Wall, CFL receiver (Montreal Alouettes)
  • Dec 10 Rusty LaRue, NBA guard (Chicago Bulls)
  • Dec 11 Erin Moorad, America pairs skater (with partner Richard Gillam), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Dec 11 Luke Casserly, Australian soccer defender (Olyroos, Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, Australia
  • Dec 11 Ralph Intranuovo, NHL center (Edmonton Oilers), born in East York, Toronto, Ontario
  • Dec 12 Michael Di Venuto, Australian cricketer (exciting Tasmanian batsman), born in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
  • Dec 12 Reinard Wilson, American football linebacker (Cincinnati Bengals), born in Gainesville, Florida
  • Dec 12 Stanley Pritchett, American football running back (Miami Dolphins), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Dec 12 Walter Otta, Argentine footballer (Blooming), born in Río Tercero, Argentina
  • Dec 13 Shandon Anderson, American NBA forward (Utah Jazz), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Dec 14 Eelco Wassenaar, American field hockey midfielder (Olympics 1996)
  • Dec 15 Geoff Stewart, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Dec 15 James Stewart, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Dec 15 Mike Cherry, quarterback (NY Giants)
  • Dec 15 Mirko Ludemann, Weiwasser GER, NHL defenseman (Team Germany, Colorado)
  • Dec 15 Tammy Melinda Pearman, American soccer forward/defender (Olympics 1996), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Dec 16 Kristie Boogert, Rotterdam Neth, tennis star (1996 Paris)
  • Dec 17 Paula Radcliffe, English long-distance runner (marathon world record holder), born in Davenham, England
  • Dec 18 Jason Williams, Gonzales LA, baseball infielder (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • Dec 18 Keith Washington, NFL defensive end (Minnesota Vikings, Baltimore Ravens)
  • Dec 19 Kebu Stewart, NBA forward (Philadelphia 76ers)
  • Dec 19 Zulfiya Zabirova, Russian cyclist
  • Dec 20 Cory Stillman, Canadian NHL center (Calgary Flames), born in Peterborough, Canada
  • Dec 20 Jenny Boucek, WNBA guard (Cleveland Rockers), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Dec 20 Muadianvita Kazadi, American football linebacker (St Louis Rams), born in Zaire
  • Dec 21 Mike Alstott, American football fullback (Tampa Bay Buccaneers), born in Joliet, Illinois
  • Dec 22 Annie Pelletier, Canadian diver (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Dec 22 Jamel Williams, American football safety (Washington Redskins), born in Gary, Indiana
  • Dec 23 Tony Graziani, American football quarterback (Atlanta Falcons), born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Dec 24 Eddie Pope, soccer defender (Olympic gold 1996), born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • Dec 25 Robbie Elliott, English footballer, born in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
  • Dec 26 Ryan Berube, American 800m freestyle relay (Olympic gold 1996), born in Tequesta, Florida
  • Dec 27 Bill Clay, Yokosuka Japan, US sprint cyclist (Olympics 1996)
  • Dec 28 Bobby Taylor, NFL cornerback (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Houston, Texas
  • Dec 28 Garth John Da Silva, heavyweight boxer (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • Dec 29 Tomas Perez, Barquisimeto Venezuela, infielder (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Lara, Venezuela
  • Dec 29 Theo Epstein, American baseball executive and President of Baseball Operations, born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 30 Don Reid, NBA guard/forward (Detroit Pistons)
  • Dec 30 Robert Walker, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Dec 30 Ato Boldon, Trinidadian athlete
  • Dec 31 Curtis Myden, Canadian 200m/400m swimmer (Olympic 2 bronze-96), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Dec 31 George Jones, American running back (Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Greenville, South Carolina
  • Dec 31 Hiroyuki Miura, Japanese hockey defenceman (Team Japan 1998, Montreal Canadiens), born in Hokkaido, Japan

Weddings in Sport


Deaths in Sport