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Year 1974 in Sports History (Part 3)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 201 - 300 of 549

  • Apr 23 Joey Kent, American football wide receiver (Tennessee Oilers), born in Huntsville, Alabama
  • Apr 23 Sam Madison, American football cornerback (Miami Dolphins), born in Thomasville, Georgia
  • Apr 23 Bret Anderson, Canadian football slot back (BC Lions), born in New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
  • Apr 24 Jared Tomich, American football defensive end (New Orleans Saints), born in St. John, Indiana
  • Apr 24 Toine Rorije, Dutch soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles), born in Heerde, Netherlands
  • Apr 25 Brad Hassell, Australian soccer striker (Olyroos, Olympics 1996)
  • Apr 25 Libor Procházka, Czech ice hockey defenseman (Team Czech Olympic gold 1998), born in Vlašim, Czechoslovakia
  • Apr 25 Tricia Dunn, American ice hockey forward (USA, Olympics 1998), born in Derry, New Hampshire
  • Apr 25 Twan Russell, American football linebacker (Washington Redskins), born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Apr 27 Carlos Fortes, Dutch soccer player (Sparta), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • Apr 27 Pete Chryplewicz, tight end (Detroit Lions), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Apr 28 Sergei Stas, NHL defenseman (Team Belarus, Olympics 1998)
  • Apr 28 Richel Hersisia, Dutch boxer
  • Apr 29 Alana Blahoski, ice hockey forward (USA, Olympics 1998)
  • Apr 29 Pascal Cygan, French footballer (Arsenal), born in Lens, France
  • Apr 29 Julian Knowle, Austrian tennis player, born in Lauterach, Austria
  • Apr 30 Cedric Jones, defensive end (NY Giants)
  • Apr 30 Chris Darkins, NFL running back (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • May 2 Miles Joseph, American soccer forward (Olympic gold 1996), born in West Springfield, Massachusetts
  • May 2 Andy Johnson, Welsh soccer midfielder (15 caps; WBA, Nottingham Forest), born in Bristol, England
  • May 4 Miguel Cairo, Venezuelan baseball player, born in Anaco, Anzoátegui, Venezuela
  • May 5 Seiji Ara, Japanese auto racer (24 Hours of Le Mans 2004), born in Chiba, Japan
  • May 7 Scott Whittaker, center/tackle (Oakland Raiders)
  • May 8 Calvin Branch, cornerback (Oakland Raiders)
  • May 8 Colin Daynes, 68 kg Greco Roman wrestler (Olympic-96), born in Windsor, Ontario
  • May 8 Korey Stringer, NFL tackle (Minnesota Vikings)
  • May 9 Stephane Yelle, NHL center (Colorado Avalanche), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • May 10 Sylvain Wiltord, French footballer
  • May 11 Roger Juffing, soccer player (Fortuna Sittard
  • May 11 Stanley Gene, Papua New Guinean rugby league footballer
  • May 11 Darren Ward, Welsh footballer
  • May 12 Anna Ozolins, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • May 13 Albert Connell, wide receiver (Washington Redskins)
  • May 13 Lisa Jacob, 800m freestyle relay (Olympics 1996)
  • May 14 Ken Belanger, Sault-ste-marie Ca, NHL left wing (NY Islanders)
  • May 15 A J Hinch, Wavely IA, baseball catcher (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • May 15 Addilson dos Santos, soccer player (Sparta)
  • May 15 Jennifer Rizzotti, Basketball Hall of Fame point guard (Uni of Connecticut) and coach (George Washington), born in White Plains, New York
  • May 16 Conal Groom, rower (Olympics 1996), born in Northford, Connecticut
  • May 16 Keith Thibodeaux, cornerback (Washington Redskins)
  • May 17 Wiki González, Venezuelan baseball player
  • May 18 Nelson Figueroa, American baseball player
  • May 19 Andrew Johns, Australian rugby league footballer
  • May 20 Brandon Jessie, tight end (NY Giants)
  • May 22 Greg Jones, linebacker (Washington Redskins)
  • May 23 Duane Clemons, American NFL linebacker (Minnesota Vikings), born in Riverside, California
  • May 23 Matt Hindle, Canadian bobsledder, born in Calgary, Alberta
  • May 24 Ace Custis, American NBA forward (Dallas Mavericks), born in Eastville, Virginia
  • May 24 Marcus Coleman, American football defensive back (NY Jets), born in Dallas, Texas
  • May 24 Maria Alejandra Vento, Venezuelan tennis star (1995 Futures-Braz), born in Caracas
  • May 24 Natalie Neaton, American soccer forward (Olympics 1996), born in Royal Oak, Michigan
  • May 24 Masahide Kobayashi, Japanese baseball player, born in Yamanashi, Yamanashi, Japan
  • May 25 Dennis Stallings, American football linebacker (Tennessee Oilers), born in East St. Louis, Illinois
  • May 26 Lars Frölander, Swedish swimmer, born in Boden, Sweden
  • May 27 Danny Wuerffel, American College Football Hall of Fame quarterback (Heisman Trophy 1996, U of Florida; NFL: New Orleans Saints), born in Fort Walton Beach, Florida
  • May 29 Marc Gené, Spanish auto racer (Ferrari, Williams F1, Le Mans 2009), born in Sabadell, Catalonia
  • May 29 Stephen Larkham, Australian Rugby Union fly-half, coach (Australia 102 caps), born in Canberra, ACT
  • May 30 David Wilkie, Ellensburg, NHL defenseman (Montreal Canadiens)
  • May 30 Konstantinos Chalkias, Greek footballer
  • May 31 Bindi Mansfield, Mooerbank NSW Australia, diver (Olympics 1996)
  • May 31 Jim Carey, Dorchester MA, NHL goalie (Washington Capitals)
  • May 31 Steve Martin, defensive tackle (Indianapolis Colts)
  • May 31 Chad Campbell, American golfer (US masters 2009 runner-up, 4 PGA Tour titles), born in Andrews, Texas
  • Jun 1 Akis Zikos, Greek soccer midfielder (18 caps; Skoda Xanthi, AEK Athens, Monaco), born in Athens, Greece
  • Jun 1 Michael Rasmussen, Danish road cyclist (best climber classification Tour de France 2005, 06), born in Tølløse, Denmark
  • Jun 2 Tammy Holmes, female outfielder (Colo Silver Bullets), born in Berkeley, California
  • Jun 2 Gata Kamsky, American chess player
  • Jun 3 Ashaundai Smith, CFL receiver (Hamilton Tiger Cats)
  • Jun 3 Bryan Still, wide receiver (San Diego Chargers)
  • Jun 4 Darin Erstad, outfielder (California Angels)
  • Jun 4 James Miller, Australian pole vaulter (Olympics 1996)
  • Jun 4 Johnny Taylor, NBA forward (Orlando Magic)
  • Jun 5 Russ Ortiz, American baseball player, born in Van Nuys, California
  • Jun 6 Brooke Wilkins, Australian softball pitcher (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • Jun 6 Patrick Hape, tight end (Tampa Bay Buccaneers)
  • Jun 7 Jason Caswell, Skeet shooter (Olympics 1996), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • Jun 7 Mahesh Bhupathi, India, tennis pro
  • Jun 8 Gabe Northern, defensive end (Buffalo Bills)
  • Jun 9 Jana Nejedly, Canadian tennis player (Olympics 1996), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia
  • Jun 9 Jon Harris, defensive end (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Jun 9 Randy Winn, American baseball outfielder (MLB All Star 2002; TB Devil Rays, Seattle Mariners, SF Giants) and analyst (NBC Sports Bay Area), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jun 11 Emilee Klein, American golfer (3 LPGA Tour titles), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Jun 11 Tatiana Ignatieva, Belarusian tennis star (1994 Futures-Sopot POL), born in Minsk, Soviet Union
  • Jun 12 Kerry Kittles, American NBA guard (NJ Nets), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • Jun 12 Hideki Matsui, Japanese baseball player, born in Neagari, Ishikawa, Japan
  • Jun 13 Elli Overton, Canadian Australian swimmer (Olympic 5th 1992, 96)
  • Jun 13 Harvey Esajas, Suriname/Dutch soccer player (Feyenoord)
  • Jun 13 Valeri Bure, NHL right wing (Montreal Canadiens, Olympic silver 1998), born in Moscow, Russia
  • Jun 14 Rod Payne, corner (Cincinnati Bengals)
  • Jun 15 Scott Tunkin, Australian baseball infielder (Olympics 1996)
  • Jun 16 David Fizdale, American basketball head coach (New York Knicks 2018-19; Memphis Grizzlies 2016-17), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jun 17 Evangelia Psarra, Greek archer, born in Thessaloniki, Greece
  • Jun 18 Keith Poole, wide receiver (New Orleans Saints)
  • Jun 18 Vincenzo Montella, Italian footballer
  • Jun 19 Doug Mientkiewicz, American baseball player
  • Jun 21 Rob Kelly, American football safety (New Orleans Saints), born in Mount Vernon, Ohio
  • Jun 21 Craig Lowndes, Australian racing driver
  • Jun 22 Mark Wetges, field hockey midfielder (Olympics 1996), born in Walnut Creek, California
  • Jun 23 Dontonio Wingfield, NBA forward (Portland Trailblazers)
  • Jun 23 Mark Hendrickson, NBA forward (Sacramento Kings)

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