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September 21, 1979 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Sport

Person of interestChris Gayle

Chris Gayle, Jamaican West Indies cricketer (1999-) and fastest century maker in history, born in Kingston, Jamaica

Cricketer Chris Gayle
Chris Gayle
  • Julian Gray, English footballer
  • Richard Dunne, Irish soccer defender (80 caps, Republic of Ireland; Everton, Manchester City, Aston Villa, QPR) and broadcaster (BT Sport), born in Dublin, Ireland