On This Day

Year 1974 in Sports History (Part 6)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 501 - 549 of 549

  • Nov 21 Casey Patton, boxer (Olympics 1996), born in London, Ontario
  • Nov 21 Tremain Mack, strong safety (Cincinnati Bengals)
  • Nov 22 Meike Babel, Langen Germany, tennis star (1991 Futures-Paderborn-GER)
  • Nov 22 Joe Nathan, American baseball player
  • Nov 23 Jamie Sharper, linebacker (Baltimore Ravens), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • Nov 23 Malik Rose, NBA forward (San Antonio Spurs), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Nov 23 Saku Koivu, NHL left wing (Montreal Canadiens, Olympic bronze 1998), born in Turku, Finland
  • Nov 23 Tora Suber, WNBA guard (Charlotte Sting), born in Coatesville, Pennsylvania
  • Nov 23 Tyrus McCloud, American football linebacker (Baltimore Ravens), born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Nov 26 Richard Ikeda, gymnast (Olympics 1996), born in Kamloops, British Columbia
  • Nov 28 Jason Ferguson, defensive tackle (NY Jets)
  • Nov 28 András Tölcséres, Hungarian footballer
  • Nov 29 Pavol Demitra, NHL right wing (Ottawa Senators, Blues), born in Dubnica nad Váhom, Slovakia (d. 2011)
  • Nov 30 Luther Broughton, HB (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Nov 30 Marcellus Wiley, defensive end (Buffalo Bills)
  • Dec 1 Costinha, Portuguese soccer midfielder and manager (53 caps; Porto, Monaco), born in Lisbon, Portugal
  • Dec 3 Charl Willoughby, South African cricket fast bowler (2 Tests; 3 ODIs; Somerset), born in Cape Town, South Africa

Person of interestAnke Huber

Dec 4 Anke Huber, German tennis player (Fed Cup 1992, Hopman Cup 1995), born in Bruchsal, Germany

Tennis Player Anke Huber
Tennis Player
Anke Huber
  • Dec 4 Tadahito Iguchi, Japanese baseball second baseman and manager (first Japanese position player to win World Series 2005, Chicago White Sox; Chiba Lotte Marines), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Dec 5 Charlie Batch, American NFL quarterback (Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Homestead, Pennsylvania
  • Dec 6 Arjan Ebbinge, Dutch soccer player (FC Groningen), born in Veendam, Netherlands
  • Dec 7 Alex Rădulescu, Romanian tennis player, born in Bucharest, Romania
  • Dec 7 Annette Salmeen, American biochemist and gold medalist (1996 Summer Olympics), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Dec 8 Paul Staight, Australian badminton player (Olympics 1996), born in Victoria, Australia
  • Dec 9 Wendy Dillinger, American female soccer player and coach, born in St. Charles County, Missouri
  • Dec 11 Kevin Devine, American football cornerback and kick returner (Jacksonville Jaguars), born in Jackson, Mississippi
  • Dec 12 Nolberto Solano, Peruvian footballer, born in Callao, Peru
  • Dec 13 Chris Lewis, CFL safety (Calgary Stampeders)
  • Dec 14 Billy Koch, American baseball pitcher (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Garden City, New York
  • Dec 15 Jeffrey van der Stone, soccer player (RKC)
  • Dec 18 Peter Boulware, linebacker (Baltimore Ravens)
  • Dec 19 Bryant Westbrook, cornerback (Detroit Lions)
  • Dec 19 Jake Plummer, quarterback (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Dec 19 Ricky Ponting, Australian cricket batsman, captain, coach and broadcaster (168 Tests, 13,378 runs @ 51.85; 41 x 100s), born in Launceston, Tasmania
  • Dec 20 Augie Ojeda, American baseball infielder (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestKarrie Webb

Dec 21 Karrie Webb, Australian golfer (7 major titles; US Open 2000-01; 14 LPGA Tour titles), born in Ayr, Queensland

Golfer Karrie Webb
Golfer
Karrie Webb
  • Dec 21 Raymond Austin, American defensive back (NY Jets), born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • Dec 23 Agustín Delgado, Ecuadorian footballer, born in Ambuquí, Ecuador
  • Dec 24 Marcelo Salas, Chilean footballer, born in Temuco, Chile
  • Dec 25 Chris Naeole, American football coach (New Orleans Saints), born in Kailua, Hawaii
  • Dec 26 Tony Brackens, American football defensive end (Jacksonville Jaguars), born in Fairfield, Texas
  • Dec 27 Jay Pandolfo, American ice hockey player
  • Dec 28 Rob Niedermayer, Canadian NHL center (Florida Panthers), born in Cassiar, British Columbia
  • Dec 29 Brad Hodge, Australian cricketer (promising Victorian middle-order batsman), born in Sandringham, Australia
  • Dec 29 James Darling, American football linebacker (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Denver, Colorado
  • Dec 29 Tom Knight, American football cornerback (Arizona Cardinals), born in Summit, New Jersey
  • Dec 29 Richmond "Richie" Sexson, American baseball player, born in Portland, Oregon
  • Dec 31 Mario Aerts, Belgian cyclist, born in Herentals, Belgium
  • Dec 31 Tony Kanaan, Brazilian racing driver, born in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

Weddings in Sport


Divorces in Sport


Deaths in Sport