Olympic Sports (Part 14)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 1301 - 1,400 of 3,008

  • 1963-02-04 Pirmin Zurbriggen, Swiss alpine skier (Olympic gold 1988)
  • 1963-02-04 Tracie Ruiz-Conforto, Hawaii, sync swimmer (Olympic 2 gold/silver-84, 88)

Person of interestCharles Barkley

1963-02-20 Charles Barkley, American NBA forward (Phoenix, Rockets, Olympic gold 1996), born in Leeds, Alabama

NBA Power Forward Charles Barkley
NBA Power Forward
Charles Barkley
  • 1963-02-21 Michael Gostigian, Newtown Sq PA, pentathelete (Olympic 16th-88, 92, 96)
  • 1963-02-22 Dave Besteman, speed skater (Olympics 1994), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1963-03-01 Barb[ara] Marois, Auburn Mass, field hockey defender (Olympics 1996)
  • 1963-03-09 Kent Ferguson, American diver (Olympics 1992, 96), born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
  • 1963-03-12 Candy Costie, synchronized swimmer (Olympic gold 1984), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1963-03-12 Joaquim Carvalho Cruz, Brazil, 800m runner (Olympic gold 1984)
  • 1963-03-20 Ramon Andersson, Middle Swan Australia, canoeist (Olympics-br-92, 96)
  • 1963-03-23 Ana Quirot, Cuba, 800m runner (Olympics-bronze/silver-92, 96)
  • 1963-03-26 Rebecca Twigg, 79K cyclist (Olympic silver 1984, 92, 96), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1963-03-27 James Todd Graves, American sport shooter (Olympics 1992, 96), born in Rouston, Louisiana
  • 1963-03-28 Therese Washtock, 3 day equestrian (Olympics 1996), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1963-04-10 Claire Smith, equestrian 3 day event (Olympics 1996), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1963-04-14 Cynthia Cooper, WNBA guard (Houston Comets/Olympic gold 1988)
  • 1963-04-15 Teresa Wentzel DeWitt, Ft Bragg NC, double trap (Olympics 1996)
  • 1963-05-01 Robert Seguso, American tennis player (4 x doubles major titles, gold medal doubles 1988 Olympics), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1963-05-11 Mark Breland, American welterweight boxer (Olympic gold 1984), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1963-05-21 Yelena Vodorezova, USSR, figure skater (Olympic-1976)
  • 1963-05-24 Horace Holden Jr, slalom double canoe (Olympic 11th 1996), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1963-06-04 Carey Nelson, Canadian marathoner (Olympics 1996), born in Saskatchewan, Western Canada
  • 1963-06-06 Dannette Leininger, Kailua HA, team handball wing (Olympics 1992, 96)
  • 1963-06-06 Vladimir Ruzicka, hockey forward (Team Czech Olympic gold 1998)
  • 1963-06-12 Philippa June Baker, double scull rower (Olympics 1996), born in Wanganui, New Zealand
  • 1963-06-20 Kirk Baptiste, 200m runner (Olympic silver 1984), born in Beaumont, Texas
  • 1963-06-25 Si-An Deng, Canadian badminton player (Olympics 1996), born in Shanghai, China
  • 1963-06-26 Wendy Lucero-Schayes, US diver (Olympic-92), born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1963-06-27 Stephen Peterson, Conn, rower (Olympics 1996), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1963-07-08 Bob Ctvrtlik, volleyball outsider (Olympic gold 1988, bronze 1992, 96), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1963-07-12 Norman Alvis, Fair Oaks California, cyclist (Olympics 1996)
  • 1963-07-19 Sandor Wladar, Hungarian 200m backstroke swimmer (Olympic gold 1980)
  • 1963-07-20 Jenny Spangler, Monroe Wisc, marathoner (Olympics 1996)
  • 1963-07-24 Karl Malone, Summeerfield LA, NBA forward (Utah, Olympic 2 gold-92, 96)
  • 1963-07-30 Chris Mullin, American NBA forward (Warriors, Pacers, Olympic gold 1992), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1963-07-30 Ingrid Butts, cross country skier (Olympics 1994), born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1963-08-06 Thomas Bohrer, US West Islip NY, rower (Olympic-92)
  • 1963-08-07 Patrick Newman, St Catharines Ontario, rower (Olympics-10-88, 96)
  • 1963-08-08 Carol Lewis, Willingboro NJ, high jumper (Olympic-9th-1984)
  • 1963-08-13 Elizabeth Bourland, Costa Rica, US 3x20 rifle (Olympic 7th 1996)
  • 1963-08-15 Lydia Czuckermann-Hatuel, Israel, Women's foil fencer (Olympics 1996)
  • 1963-08-20 Bruce Hick, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1963-08-21 Melvin Douglas, American 198 lbs/90 kg freestyle wrestler (Olympics 1996), born in Topeka, Kansas
  • 1963-08-22 Lily Yip, US table tennis player (Olympics 1992, 96), born in Guangzhou, China
  • 1963-08-28 Regina Marie Jacobs, 800m/1500m runner (Olympics 10th 1996), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1963-09-01 David Zhuang, China, US table tennis player (Olympics 1996)
  • 1963-09-05 Brandon Krovoza, American canoeist (alt-Olympics 1996), born in Newport Beach, California
  • 1963-09-09 Leslie Thompson, cross country skier (Olympics 1994), born in Burlington, Vermont
  • 1963-09-14 Antonia Real, Spanish 400m freestyle (Olympic-1976)
  • 1963-09-18 Rich Weiss, US slalom single kayaker (Olympic 6th 1996), born in Munich. Germany
  • 1963-09-26 Douglas Wakiihuri, Kenyan marathon runner (Olympic silver 1988)
  • 1963-09-27 Caren Metschuck, German DR, 100m butterfly swimmer (Olympic gold 1980)
  • 1963-09-30 Ed Drakich, volleyball player (Olympics 1996), born in Windsor, Ontario
  • 1963-10-03 Patrick Flatley, Ontario, right winger (NY Islanders, Olympic 4 gold-1988)
  • 1963-10-22 Brian Boitano, Mountainview California, figure skater (Olympic gold 1988)
  • 1963-10-23 David Bedard, 3m springboard diver (Olympics 1984, 88, 92, 96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1963-10-30 Todd Sand, pairs skaters (Olympics 1994), born in Burbank, California
  • 1963-11-02 Ines Diers, German 400m freestyle swimmer (Olympic gold 1980), born in Rochlitz, Germany
  • 1963-11-03 Stephen Corkin, judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1963-11-06 Jean-Marc Chouinard, epee (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1963-11-10 Michael Anthony Powell, American long jumper (world record 1991, Olympic silver 1988, 92), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1963-11-15 Gideon Joe Ng, table tennis player (Olympics 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1963-12-03 Steve Hegg, Dana Point California, road cyclist (Olympics-16th-84, 96)
  • 1963-12-04 Sergey Bubka, Ukraine, pole vaulter (Olympic gold 88, 92)
  • 1963-12-10 Michael Lofton, fencer-sabre (Olympics 1996), born in Montgomery, Alabama
  • 1963-12-19 Karen Bliss-Livingston, Quakertown PA, cyclist (Olympics 1996)
  • 1963-12-23 Carol Peterka, Little Falls MN, team handball back court (Olympics 1992, 96)
  • 1963-12-27 Dana Chladek, Czech-American slalom kayaker (Olympic bronze 1992, silver 1996), born in Děčín, Czech Republic
  • 1964-01-02 Pernell Whitaker, boxer (Olympic-gold)
  • 1964-01-03 Cheryl Miller, basketball player (Olympic gold 1984), born in Riverside, California
  • 1964-01-04 Stephanie Maxwell-Pierson, Somerville NJ, US rower (Olympic-92)
  • 1964-01-08 Virgil Hill, Missouri, middleweight boxer (Olympic silver 1984)
  • 1964-01-10 Karen Josephson, synchronized swimmer (Olympic gold 1992), born in Bristol, Connecticut
  • 1964-01-10 Sarah Josephson, synchronized swimmer (Olympic gold 1992), born in Bristol, Connecticut
  • 1964-01-14 Sergei Nemchinov, NHL center (NY Islanders, Olympic silver 1998), born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1964-01-15 Paula Schnurr, Kirkland Lake Ontario, 1.5k (Olympics-8-92, 96)
  • 1964-01-18 Jenny Holliday, Australian softball pitcher (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • 1964-01-27 Inga Thompson, Reno Nevada, US cyclist (Olympic-8th-88, 84, 92)
  • 1964-01-31 Sharon Cain, team handball center back (Olympics 1996), born in San Antonio, Texas
  • 1964-02-07 Cynthia "Sippy" Woodhead, swimmer (Olympic silver 1984), born in Riverside, California
  • 1964-02-10 Sam Graddy, US 4x100m runner (Olympic gold 1984), born in Gaffney, South Carolina
  • 1964-02-13 Evi Strasser, German equestrian (Olympics 1996), born in Inzell, Germany
  • 1964-02-27 April Heinrichs, Littleton Colo, US women's soccer coach (Olympic-96)
  • 1964-03-04 Emilia Eberle, Romania, gymnast (Olympic silver 1980)
  • 1964-03-04 Linda French, badminton player (Olympics 1996), born in Oak Park, Illinois
  • 1964-03-09 Phil Housley, NHL defenseman (NJ Devils, Team USA Olympics 1998), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • 1964-03-11 Raimo Helminen, Tampere FIN, hockey forward (Team Finland, Olympic bronze 1998)
  • 1964-03-17 Alex Shoumidoub, NHL goaltender (Belarus, Olympics 1998)

Person of interestBonnie Blair

1964-03-18 Bonnie Blair, American speed skater (Olympic 5 gold/bronze 1988, 92, 94), born in Champaign, Illinois

Speed Skater Bonnie Blair
Speed Skater
Bonnie Blair
  • 1964-03-20 Ruth Davidon, rower (Olympic 6th 1996), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1964-04-05 Robert "Bob" Kaehler, Burlingame California, rower (Olympic 5th 1992, 96)
  • 1964-04-14 Allen James, 50K walker (Olympics 24th-92, 96), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1964-04-28 Mark Hager, Australian field hockey forward/capt (Olympic 4th 1988, 96)
  • 1964-05-01 Yvonne van Gennip, Dutch speed skater (3 gold medals 1988 Olympics), born in Haarlem, Netherlands
  • 1964-05-06 Kim Oden, Ala, US Olympic volleyball player (NCAA Play of Decade-80s)

Person of interestMiloslav Mecir

1964-05-09 Miloslav Mecir, Czech tennis player (Olympic gold 1988), born in Bojnice, Czechoslovakia

Tennis Player and Gold Medalist Miloslav Mecir
Tennis Player and Gold Medalist
Miloslav Mecir
  • 1964-05-11 Drew Story, San Clemente California, American canoeist (alt-Olympics 1996)
  • 1964-05-12 Joy Ellen Kitzmiller, US badminton player (Olympic-92), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1964-05-15 Pierre Trentin, French 1K time trials (Olympic gold 1968)
  • 1964-05-24 Adrian Moorhouse, British 100m breaststroker (Olympic gold 1988)

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