Swimming in History (Part 4)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 301 - 357 of 357

  • 1981-10-29 Amanda Beard, American swimmer (Olympic gold 100m medley 1996, 200m breaststroke 2004), born in Newport Beach, California
  • 1981-12-10 Ryan Pini, Papua New Guinea swimmer
  • 1982-01-07 Hannah Stockbauer, German swimmer, born in Nuremberg, Germany
  • 1982-05-04 Markus Rogan, Austrian swimmer, born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1982-05-14 Ai Shibata, Japanese swimmer
  • 1982-08-07 Yana Klochkova, Ukrainian swimmer, born in Simferopol, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union
  • 1982-08-23 Natalie Coughlin, American swimmer, born in Vallejo, California
  • 1982-08-31 Ian Crocker, American swimmer
  • 1982-09-22 Kosuke Kitajima, Japanese swimmer (Olympic gold 100/200m breaststroke 2004, 08), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1982-10-13 Ian Thorpe, Australian swimmer (5 Olympic gold medals), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1983-01-31 Tom Vangeneugden, Belgian swimmer, born in Overpelt, Belgium
  • 1983-03-13 Kaitlin Sandeno, American swimmer (Olympic 2004 Gold), born in Mission Viejo, California
  • 1983-05-01 Alain Bernard, French swimmer (Olympic gold 100m freestyle 2008, 4x100 freestyle relay 2012), born in Aubagne, France
  • 1983-07-23 Aaron Peirsol, American swimmer (5 Olympic Gold, 2 Silver), born in Irvine, California
  • 1983-09-16 Kirsty Coventry, Zimbabwean Olympic swimmer, born in Harare, Zimbabwe
  • 1983-11-16 Britta Steffen, German swimmer (Olympic gold 50/100m 2008), born in Schwedt, Germany
  • 1983-12-13 Otylia Jędrzejczak, Polish swimmer (Olympic gold 2004), born in Ruda Śląska, Śląskie, Poland
  • 1984-01-15 Megan Jendrick, American swimmer, born in Tacoma, Washington
  • 1984-01-26 Luo Xuejuan, Chinese swimmer, born in Hangzhou, China
  • 1984-02-12 Peter Vanderkaay, US mid-distance swimmer, born in Royal Oak, Michigan
  • 1984-02-29 Cullen Jones, American swimmer (Olympic gold 4x100m freestyle 2008; 4x100m medley relay 2012), born in NYC, New York
  • 1984-04-04 Arkady Vyatchanin, Russian-Serbian backstroke swimmer, born in Vorkuta, Russia

Person of interestRyan Lochte

1984-08-03 Ryan Lochte, American swimmer (12-time Olympic medalist), born in Rochester, New York

Swimmer Ryan Lochte
Swimmer
Ryan Lochte
  • 1984-09-21 Benjamin Wildman-Tobriner, American swimmer
  • 1985-02-06 Yang Yu, Chinese swimmer, born in Hangzhou, China
  • 1985-02-16 Zoi Dimoschaki, Greek swimmer

Person of interestMichael Phelps

1985-06-30 Michael Phelps, American swimmer (record 23 Olympic gold medals), born in Baltimore, Maryland

  • 1985-07-09 Paweł Korzeniowski, Polish swimmer
  • 1985-08-09 Hayley Peirsol, American swimmer
  • 1985-08-30 Leisel Jones, Australian swimmer (2 Olympic golds, 1 silver), born in Katherine, Australia
  • 1985-08-30 Eamon Sullivan, Australian swimmer (3 Olympic medals), born in Perth, Australia
  • 1985-11-28 Caitlin McClatchey, Scottish swimmer
  • 1985-12-02 Amaury Leveaux, French swimmer (Olympic gold 4x100m freestyle relay 2012; WR 100m freestyle short course – 44.94s), born in Belfort, France
  • 1985-12-03 László Cseh, Hungarian swimmer (World C'ship gold 400m medley 2005, 200m butterfly 2015; 7 x Olympic medals), born in Budapest, Hungary
  • 1986-02-14 Aschwin Wildeboer, Spanish swimmer, born in Sabadell, Spain
  • 1986-10-09 Laure Manaudou, French swimmer, born in Villeurbanne, France
  • 1987-02-16 Theresa Goh, Singaporean Paralympic swimmer
  • 1988-06-17 Stephanie Rice, Australian swimmer (3 x Olympic gold 2008), born in Brisbane, Queensland
  • 1988-06-27 Kate Ziegler, American swimmer, born in Fairfax, Virginia
  • 1988-08-05 Federica Pellegrini, Italian swimmer (world record 200 meters, Olympic Gold 2008), born in Mirano, Italy
  • 1988-12-07 Nathan Adrian, American swimmer (Olympic gold 100m freestyle 2012), born in Bremerton, Washington
  • 1989-02-08 Bronte Barratt OAM, Australian swimmer (Olympic gold 4x200m freestyle relay 2008 WR; World C'ship gold 4x100m freestyle relay 2015), born in Brisbane, Australia
  • 1989-03-03 Erica Morningstar, Canadian Swimmer, and record holder.
  • 1989-06-03 Katie Hoff, American swimmer
  • 1989-07-17 Marko Todorović, Swiss swimmer and water polo player, born in Zurich, Switzerland
  • 1989-09-27 Park Tae-Hwan, South Korean swimmer
  • 1990-01-10 Tao Li, Singaporean Olympic swimmer, born in Wuhan, China
  • 1990-08-20 Ranomi Kromowidjojo, Dutch-Javanese Surinamese swimmer (Olympic gold 2008, 12), born in Sauwerd, Netherlands
  • 1991-12-01 Sun Yang, Chinese swimmer (Olympic gold 400m, 1,500m 2012, 200m freestyle 2016), born in Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
  • 1992-06-05 Emily Seebohm, Australian Swimmer, born in Adelaide, Aistralia
  • 1992-07-13 Elise Matthysen, Belgian swimmer
  • 1993-03-06 Ning Zetao, Chinese swimmer (2015 World Championships, 2014 Asian Games), born in Zhengzhou, China
  • 1995-05-10 Missy Franklin, American swimmer (5 Olympic gold 2012, 16), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1996-03-01 Ye Shiwen, Chinese swimmer (Olympic gold 400m [WR 4:28.43] & 200m individual medley 2012; World C'ships gold 200m medley 2011, 19), born in Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
  • 1996-08-16 Caleb Dressel, American swimmer (7 gold medals World Championships 2017; 6 gold 2019), born in Green Cove Springs, Florida

Person of interestKatie Ledecky

1997-03-17 Katie Ledecky, American swimmer (5 Olympic gold 2012, 2016), born in Washington, D.C.

Swimmer Katie Ledecky
Swimmer
Katie Ledecky
  • 2000-02-20 Kristóf Milák, Hungarian swimmer (200m butterfly WR 1:50.73), born in Budapest, Hungary

Weddings in Sport


Deaths in Sport