On This Day

Year 1975 in Sports History (Part 3)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 201 - 300 of 445

  • May 27 Michael Hussey, Australian cricketer
  • May 28 Mike Fisher, soccer midfielder (Olympic gold 1996), born in Naperville, Illinois
  • May 29 Alexander Zhurik, hockey defenseman (Belarus, Olympics 1998)
  • May 29 Bianca Langham, Australian field hockey fullback/halfback (Olympic-96)
  • May 30 Andrew Farrell, English rugby league and union footballer
  • Jun 2 Dontae' Jones, NBA forward (Boston Celtics)
  • Jun 2 Sally Newmarch, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Jun 3 Jamie Nails, offensive tackle (Buffalo Bills)
  • Jun 3 José Molina, Puerto Rican baseball player (New York Yankees), born in Bayamón, Puerto Rico
  • Jun 4 Betty Okino, Uganda, US gymnast (Olympic-92)
  • Jun 4 Dinanath Ramnarine, cricketer (Trinidad & Tobago leg-spinner)
  • Jun 4 Henry Burris, American Football Quarterback
  • Jun 5 Zydrunas Ilgauskas, Lithuanian American NBA center (Cleveland Cavaliers), born in Kaunas, Lithuania SSR, Soviet Union
  • Jun 6 Niklas Sundstrom, Ornskoldsvik Swe, NHL left wing (NY Rangers)
  • Jun 7 Allen Iverson, NBA guard (Philadelphia 76ers)
  • Jun 8 Bryan McCabe, St Catherines, NHL defenseman (NY Islanders)
  • Jun 9 Andrew Symonds, cricketer (Birmingham, brilliant Qld & Gloucs batsman)
  • Jun 9 Carolyne Lepage, 48 kg judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Jun 9 Paul Agostino, Australian soccer striker (Olyroos, Olympics 1996)
  • Jun 9 Otto Addo, Ghanaian footballer
  • Jun 9 Jeff Saturday, American football player
  • Jun 10 Henrik Pedersen, Danish footballer
  • Jun 10 Risto Jussilainen, Finnish ski jumper
  • Jun 11 Thomas Bimis, Greek diver (Olympic gold 2004), born in Athens, Greece
  • Jun 12 Ryan Tucker, American NFL center (St Louis Rams), born in Midland, Texas
  • Jun 13 Dave Roche, Lindsay, NHL left wing (Pitts Penguins)
  • Jun 13 Riccardo Scimeca, English footballer
  • Jun 14 A J Mleczko, American ice hockey forward, broadcaster (Olympics gold 1998; NBC), born in Nantucket, Massachusetts
  • Jun 15 Rachel Wacholder, American beach volleyballer
  • Jun 16 Asa Carlsson, Vasteras Sweden, tennis star (1995 Futures-Stockholm)
  • Jun 17 Petra Vaarakallio, Finnish ice hockey center (Olympics bronze 1998), born in Helsinki, Finland
  • Jun 18 Aleksandrs Koliņko, Latvian footballer
  • Jun 18 Martin St. Louis, Canadian hockey player
  • Jun 19 Anthony Parker, NBA guard (Philadelphia 76ers)
  • Jun 19 Brandon Mitchell, defensive end (New England Patriots)
  • Jun 20 Daniel Zítka, Czech footballer
  • Jun 23 Alexander Serikow, Landshut GER, hockey forward (Team Germany)
  • Jun 23 Jane Jamieson, Australian heptathlete (Olympics 1996)
  • Jun 23 Kevin Dyson, American football player
  • Jun 24 Marek Malik, Czech ice hockey player
  • Jun 25 Alberto Costa, Spanish professional tennis player, born in Lleida, Spain
  • Jun 25 Vladimir Kramnik, Russian chess grandmaster, born in Tuapse, Krasnodar Krai, Russia
  • Jun 26 Terry Skiverton, English football player (Yeovil Town), born in Mile End, England
  • Jun 27 Porter Collins, American rower (World C'ship gold 1995 M4+, 1998-99 M8+), born in NYC, New York
  • Jun 27 Sarah Evanetz, 100m butterfly (Olympics 1996), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Jun 27 Daryle Ward, American baseball player (Houston Astros), born in Lynwood, California
  • Jun 28 Chad Green, American baseball outfielder (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Dunkirk, New York
  • Jun 29 Mathew Gates, British-American dance skater (with partner Chalom-1995 Nat Jr champ), born in Hitchin, England
  • Jun 30 Natasha Sturgess, Australian mistral sailor (Olympics 1996)

Person of interestRalf Schumacher

Jun 30 Ralf Schumacher, German Formula 1 race car driver, born in Hürth, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Formula 1 Driver Ralf Schumacher
Formula 1 Driver
Ralf Schumacher
  • Jul 2 Daniel Kowalski, Australian swimmer (Olympics-bronze/silver-96), born in Singapore
  • Jul 2 Éric Dazé, Canadian NHL left wing (Chicago Blackhawks; NHL All Star MVP 2002), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Jul 3 John Hargis, American 100m butterfly (Olympics 1996), born in Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Jul 5 Ai Sugiyama, Japanese tennis player (4-time Grand Slam doubles winner), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Jul 5 Chris Gratton, Canadian NHL center (Canada World C'ships gold 1997; Tampa Bay Lightning), born in Brantford, Ontario
  • Jul 5 Hernán Crespo, Argentine soccer striker, coach (Argentina 64 caps, 35 goals; Parma, Chelsea, Banfield), born in Florida Este, Argentina
  • Jul 7 Tony Benshoof, American luger, born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • Jul 10 Alain Nasreddine, Canadian ice hockey player
  • Jul 11 Willie Anderson, American football player
  • Jul 11 Rubén Baraja, Spanish footballer
  • Jul 14 Matthew Kessinger, figure skater (1995 Gt Lakes Jr champ), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • Jul 14 Tim Hudson, American baseball player
  • Jul 15 Ben Pepper, Australian basketball player
  • Jul 16 Bas Leinders, Belgian racing car driver, born in Bree, Belgium
  • Jul 17 Troy Amos Ross, Canadian boxer (Olympics 1996), born in Georgetown, Guyana
  • Jul 17 Andre Adams, New Zealand cricketer, born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • Jul 18 Torii Hunter, American baseball outfielder (MLB All Star 2002, 07, 09, 10, 13; Gold Glove Award 2001–09; Minnesota Twins, LA Angels of Anaheim, Detroit Tigers), born in Pine Bluff, Arkansas
  • Jul 20 Ray Allen, American basketball guard (10-time NBA All Star), born in Merced, California
  • Jul 20 Erik Hagen, Norwegian footballer
  • Jul 20 Aimee Mullins, American Paralympic athlete/official (US Olympic Chef de Mission 2012), born in Allentown, Pennsylvania
  • Jul 21 Mike Sellers, CFL defensive end (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • Jul 21 Ravindra Pushpakumara, Sri Lankan cricketer (Test pace bowler)
  • Jul 24 Gloria Pizzichini, Italian tennis star
  • Jul 24 Torrie Wilson, American wrestler
  • Jul 25 Jean-Claude Darcheville, French footballer, born in Sinnamary, French Guiana, France
  • Jul 26 Joe Smith, American NBA forward (Golden State Warriors), born in Norfolk, Virginia
  • Jul 27 Alex Rodriguez, American MLB shortstop (14-time All Star), born in NYC, New York
  • Jul 27 Alessandro Pistone, Italian footballer, born in Milan, Italy
  • Jul 27 Shea Hillenbrand, American baseball player, born in Mesa, Arizona
  • Jul 29 Seth Greisinger, American baseball pitcher (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Kansas City, Kansas
  • Jul 29 Corrado Grabbi, Italian footballer
  • Jul 31 Sergei Gusev, Nizhny Tagil Russia, NHL defenseman (Dallas Stars)
  • Jul 31 Randy Flores, American baseball pitcher (World Series 2006, St. Louis Cardinals), executive (American director scouting SL Cardinals) and broadcaster (Pac-12 Network), born in Bellflower, California
  • Jul 31 Mike Lincoln, American baseball player
  • Jul 31 Andrew Hall, South African cricket batsman (21 Tests; HS 163 v India 1st Test 2004), born in Johannesburg, Transvaal
  • Aug 2 Mineiro [Carlos Luciano da Silva], Brazilian footballer, born in Porto Alegre, Brazil
  • Aug 3 N. D. Kalu, American defensive end (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Aug 3 Trevor Pryce, American NFL defensive tackle (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Aug 3 Aryiro Strataki, Greek heptathlete, born in Heraklion, Greece
  • Aug 3 Chris Nevin, New Zealand cricket wicketkeeper-batsman (37 ODIs, 19 dismissals), born in Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Aug 4 Beau Morgan, running back (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Aug 4 Kaipo Spenser, Wailuku HI, baseball pitcher (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • Aug 6 Rik Platvoet, Dutch soccer player, (FC Twente, MVV)
  • Aug 6 Victor Zambrano, Venezuelan baseball player
  • Aug 7 Alshermond Singleton, American NFL linebacker (Tampa Bay Buccaneers), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • Aug 7 Edgar Renteria, Colombian baseball player (Florida Marlins), born in Barranquilla, Colombia
  • Aug 7 Jimmy van Fessem, Dutch football goalkeeper (Willem II), born in Tilburg, Netherlands
  • Aug 9 Mathew James Coad, 100m/200m runner (Olympics 1996), born in Wellington, New Zealand
  • Aug 9 Mike Lamb, American baseball player
  • Aug 10 Lise Mackie, Te Kuiti NZ, Australian swimmer (Olympics 1996)

Weddings in Sport


Deaths in Sport