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Year 1977 in Sports History (Part 4)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 301 - 400 of 419

  • Sep 8 Maria Helena Selin, Finnish ice hockey right wing (Finland, Olympics 1998), born in Helsinki, Finland
  • Sep 9 Kyle Snyder, American baseball pitcher, born in Houston, Texas
  • Sep 11 Matthew Stevens, Welsh snooker player, born in Carmarthen, Wales
  • Sep 12 Nathan Bracken, Australian cricketer, born in Penrith, Australia
  • Sep 12 David Thompson, English footballer, born in Birkenhead, England
  • Sep 15 Jason Terry, American basketball player
  • Sep 17 Becky Turner, Marietta Ga, rhythmic gymnast (Olympics 1996)
  • Sep 17 Tony Goskowicz, Wauwautosa Wis, short track skater (Olympics 1994)
  • Sep 17 Simone Perrotta, Italian football player
  • Sep 18 Li Tie, Chinese footballer and coach (Everton), born in Shenyang, China
  • Sep 18 Kieran West, British oarsman (Olympic Gold 2000), born in Kingston upon Thames, England
  • Sep 19 Aakash Chopra, Indian cricketer, born in Agra, India
  • Sep 20 Ruth Moniz, NSW Australia, gymnast (Olympics 1996)
  • Sep 21 Brian Tallet, American baseball player
  • Sep 22 Paul Sculthorpe, English rugby league footballer
  • Sep 23 Matthieu Descoteaux, Canadian ice hockey player
  • Sep 24 Frank Fahrenhorst, German footballer, born in Kamen, West Germany
  • Sep 25 Wil Nieves, Puerto Rican baseball player, born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Sep 27 Andrus Värnik, Estonian javelin thrower
  • Sep 28 Se-ri Pak, South Korean golfer (5 LPGA major titles; US Open 1998, British Open 2001), born in Daejeon, South Korea
  • Sep 29 Wade Brookbank, Canadian ice hockey player
  • Sep 29 Jake Westbrook, American baseball player
  • Sep 30 Sun Jihai, Chinese footballer
  • Sep 30 Roy Carroll, Northern Irish footballer
  • Oct 5 Lia Rousset, American sprint kayaker (Olympics 1996), born in Alhambra, California
  • Oct 6 Shimon Gershon, Israeli footballer
  • Oct 6 Vladimir Manchev, Bulgarian footballer
  • Oct 6 Daniel Brière, Canadian ice hockey player
  • Oct 7 Clayton Miller, Canadian trap shooter (Olympics 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Oct 9 Brian Roberts, American baseball player (Baltimore Orioles), born in Durham, North Carolina
  • Oct 11 Desmond Mason, American basketball player, born in Waxahachie, Texas
  • Oct 11 Ty Wigginton, American baseball player, born in San Diego, California
  • Oct 12 Bode Miller, American alpine ski-racer (Olympic gold 2010), born in Easton, New Hampshire
  • Oct 12 Javier Toyo, Venezuelan football goalkeeper (Venezuela national football team), born in Caracas, Venezuela
  • Oct 12 Christie Kerr, American golfer (US Open 2007, PGA Championship 2010), born in Miami, Florida
  • Oct 13 Gareth Batty, English cricketer, born in Bradford, Yorkshire
  • Oct 13 Paul Pierce, American basketball player, born in Oakland, California
  • Oct 14 Kelly Schumacher, Canadian basketball player
  • Oct 15 Masato Kawabata, Japanese racing driver
  • Oct 15 Patricio Urrutia, Ecuadorian footballer
  • Oct 15 David Trezeguet, French football player
  • Oct 17 Dudu Aouate, Israeli footballer
  • Oct 18 Ryan Nelsen, New Zealand footballer
  • Oct 18 David Vuillemin, French professional Motocross Rider, born in Berre-l'Étang, Bouches-du-Rhône, France
  • Oct 19 Raúl Tamudo, Spanish footballer
  • Oct 20 Matt Jansen, English footballer, born in Carlisle, England
  • Oct 24 Iván Kaviedes, Ecuadorian football player, born in Santo Domingo, Ecuador
  • Oct 25 Birgit Prinz, German footballer (three-time FIFA World Player of the Year), born in Frankfurt am Main, West Germany
  • Oct 27 Jiří Jarosík, Czech footballer, born in Ústí nad Labem, Czechoslovakia
  • Oct 27 Kumar Sangakkara, Sri Lankan cricketer, born in Matale, Sri Lanka
  • Oct 31 Sylviane Félix, French athlete, born in Créteil, France
  • Nov 1 Steve Hutchinson, American NFL offensive guard (7 x Pro Bowl; 5 First Team All Pro), born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Nov 2 Leon Taylor, English diver and broadcaster (Olympic silver 10m synchro 2004; BBC), born in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
  • Nov 4 Larry Bigbie, American baseball player
  • Nov 4 So Ji-sub, South Korean swimmer, model and actor
  • Nov 5 Tuula Puputti, Finnish ice hockey goalie (Finland, Olympics 1998), born in Kuopio, Finland
  • Nov 5 Richard Wright, English football goalkeeper and coach (Manchester City), born in Ipswich, England
  • Nov 8 Nick Punto, American baseball player, born in San Diego, California
  • Nov 10 Matt Cepicky, American baseball player, born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Nov 11 Maniche, Portuguese footballer (Porto), born in Lisbon, Portugal
  • Nov 11 Ben Hollioake, Australian born English cricketer, born in Melbourne, Australia (d. 2002)
  • Nov 12 Benni McCarthy, South African footballer, born in Cape Town, South Africa
  • Nov 12 James Borrego, American basketball head coach (Charlotte Hornets 2018-19), bon in Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • Nov 16 Oksana Baiul, Ukrainian figure skater (Olympic gold 1994), born in
  • Nov 17 Ryk Neethling, South African swimmer
  • Nov 18 Trent Barrett, Australian rugby league footballer
  • Nov 19 Kerri Strug, gymnast (Olympic gold 1996), born in Tucson, Arizona
  • Nov 21 Bruno Berner, Swiss footballer
  • Nov 21 Jonas Jennings, American football player
  • Nov 22 Michael Preston, English footballer
  • Nov 23 Myriam Boileau, Canadian diver, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Nov 23 Adam Eaton, American baseball player, born in Springfield, Ohio
  • Nov 25 Guillermo Cañas, Argentine tennis player
  • Nov 25 Marcus Marshall, Australian racing driver
  • Nov 26 Ivan Basso, Italian cyclist, born in Gallarate, Province of Varese, Italy
  • Nov 26 John Parrish, American baseball player (Baltimore Orioles), born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania
  • Nov 26 Paris Lenon, American football player, born in Lynchburg, Virginia
  • Nov 28 Fabio Grosso, Italian footballer
  • Nov 28 Gavin Rae, Scottish footballer
  • Nov 28 DeMya Walker, American basketball player
  • Nov 28 Greg Somerville, New Zealand rugby union footballer
  • Nov 28 Angela Stanford, American golfer (Evian C'ship 2018), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • Nov 30 Iván Guerrero, Honduran footballer
  • Nov 30 Kazumi Saitoh, Japanese baseball player
  • Nov 30 Olivier Schoenfelder, French ice dancer
  • Dec 2 Siyabonga Nomvethe, South African soccer forward (81 caps; Moroka Swallows, AmaZulu), born in Durban, South Africa
  • Dec 3 Adam Małysz, Polish ski jumper (record 4 individual World C'ship gold medals), Wisła, Poland
  • Dec 4 Shahid Nazir, Pakistani cricket fast bowler (15 Tests, 36 wickets; 17 ODIs), born in Faisalabad, Punjab
  • Dec 4 Ajit Agarkar, Indian cricket all-rounder (26 Tests, 58 wickets, top score 109; 191 ODIs), born in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  • Dec 6 Kevin Cash, American baseball player (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Tampa, Florida
  • Dec 6 Andrew Flintoff, English cricketer, born in Preston, Lancashire, England
  • Dec 6 Paul McVeigh, Irish footballer (Norwich City), born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Dec 7 Fernando Vargas, American welterweight boxer (Olympics 1996), born in Oxnard, California
  • Dec 7 Luke Donald, English golfer (US Masters 2005, PGA C'ship 2006 3rd), born in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
  • Dec 8 Sébastien Chabal, French rugby union footballer, born in Valence, France
  • Dec 8 Ryan Newman, American NASCAR driver, born in South Bend, Indiana
  • Dec 9 Shayne Graham, American football player, born in Radford, Virginia
  • Dec 11 Mark Streit, Swiss ice hockey player, born in Englisberg, Switzerland
  • Dec 12 Orlando Hudson, American baseball player, born in Darlington, South Carolina
  • Dec 13 Sascha Kindred, British Paralympic swimmer, born in Münster, Germany

Weddings in Sport


Deaths in Sport