Olympic Sports (Part 18)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 1701 - 1,800 of 3,124

  • 1966-05-16 Sean Quilty, Australian marathoner (Olympics 1996)
  • 1966-05-17 Mark Schmocker, US team handball goalie (Olympics 1996)
  • 1966-05-26 Zola Budd Pieterse, Bloemfontein South Africa, track star (Olympics 1988)
  • 1966-05-31 Jessica Monroe, Canadian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Palo Alto, California
  • 1966-06-11 Tiffany Cohen, American swimmer (2 Olympic golds 1984), born in Culver City, California
  • 1966-06-16 Jan Zelezny, Czech, javelin thrower (Olympics 2 gold-92, 96)
  • 1966-06-16 Randy Barnes, American field athlete (Olympic gold shot put 1996; WR 23.12m), born in Charleston, West Virginia
  • 1966-06-18 Bob Kempainen, American marathoner (Olympics 1996), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1966-06-18 Kurt Browning, Canadian figure skater (Olympic-5-1994), born in Alberta, Canada
  • 1966-06-23 Barbara Jordan, US softball outfielder (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1966-06-23 Vladislav Neiman, Men's flyweight boxer (Olympics 1996), born in Israel
  • 1966-06-26 Paul Mokha, Erie Pa, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1966-06-27 Rob Harbison, American 3x40 rifle shooter (Olympic 6th 1996), born in Fallston, Maryland
  • 1966-07-13 Myong Hui Choe, North Korea, gymnast (Olympic-1980)
  • 1966-07-16 Jyrki Lumme, Finnish NHL defenseman (Canucks, Finland Olympic bronze 1998), born in Tampere, Finland
  • 1966-07-16 Warren Sallenback, Canadian cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in South Surrey, British Columbia
  • 1966-07-18 Dan[iel Dion] O'Brien, American decathlete (Olympic gold 1996), born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1966-07-20 Beth Coats, biathlete (Olympics 1994), born in Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • 1966-07-22 Anna Wood, Roeumond Neth, Dutch/Australian canoeist (Olympics 1988, 96)
  • 1966-07-29 Sally Gunnell, 400m hurdler, (Olympic gold 1992)
  • 1966-08-02 Joseph Wanag, American judoka (Olympic-92), born in Wilton, Connecticut
  • 1966-08-12 Gordy Morgan, 163 lbs greco-roman wrestler (Olympics 1996), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1966-08-13 Glenn Donald Hamilton, New Zealand beach volleyball player (Olympics 1996), born in Hamilton, New Zealand
  • 1966-08-13 Shayne Corson, Canadian NHL forward (Team Canada Olympics 1998, Montreal), born in Midland, Ontario, Canada
  • 1966-08-16 Rosey Edeh, Canadian 400m hurdler (Olympics-4-92, 96), born in London, England
  • 1966-08-23 Rhonda Cator, Australian badminton player (Olympics 1996)
  • 1966-08-24 Jon Sieben, Australian swimmer (Olympic gold 200m butterfly 1984), born in Brisbane, Queensland
  • 1966-08-27 Deena Wigger, US shooter (Olympic-92), born in Colorado Springs, Colorado
  • 1966-08-28 Teresa Zarzeczny Bell, American rower (Olympic silver 1996), born in Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania
  • 1966-09-04 Jearl A. Miles, American 400m/long jumper (Olympic gold 1996), born in Gainesville, Florida
  • 1966-09-05 Simone Jacobs, British 4X100m relayer (Olympic bronze 1984), born in Reading, Berkshire, England
  • 1966-09-06 Joan Guetschow, American biathlete (Olympics 1994), born in Akron, Ohio
  • 1966-09-09 Alison Sydor, Canadian cyclist (Olympic silver 1996), born in Edmonton, Canada
  • 1966-09-25 Elizabeth "Liz" Tchou, American field hockey defender (Olympics 1996), born in Medford, New Jersey
  • 1966-09-26 Francisco Andreu, American road cyclist (Olympic 4th 1988, 96), born in Dearborn, Michigan,
  • 1966-09-29 Hersey Hawkins, NBA guard (Seattle Supersonics, Olympic bronze 1988)
  • 1966-10-05 Inessa Kravets, Ukraine, long/triple jumper (Olympic silver/gold-92, 96)
  • 1966-10-05 Peter Fonseca, Canadian politician and marathon runner (Toronto, Houston Marathon 1995), born in Lisbon, Portugal
  • 1966-10-05 Therese Brisson, ice hockey defenseman (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • 1966-10-10 Elana Meyer, South African runner (Olympic silver 1992), born in South Africa
  • 1966-10-28 Kaylynn Hick, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1966-11-01 Danny Everett, American athlete (Olympic gold 4x400m relay 1988), born in Van Alstyne, Texas
  • 1966-11-10 Kyle Kopp, water polo 2m offense (Olympics 1996), born in San Bernardino, California
  • 1966-11-16 Dan Nowosielski, fencing epee (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1966-11-19 Gail Devers, American athlete (Olympics gold 100m 1992, 96), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1966-11-27 Chryssandra Hines, Bristol Conn, team handball wing (Olympics 1996)
  • 1966-12-05 Bruce Deacon, Canadian marathoner (Olympics 1996), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1966-12-18 Patricia Neder, American team handball right wing (Olympics 1992 & 1996), born in Waukesha, Wisconsin
  • 1966-12-19 Alberto "La Bomba" Tomba, Italian skier (Olympic gold 1988, 92)
  • 1967-01-04 Michael "Mike" Peterson, American rower (Olympics 1996), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1967-01-06 David Belcher, Australian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Penola, Australia
  • 1967-01-06 Larry Donald, American boxer (Olympic-92), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1967-01-08 Hollis Conway, American high jumper (Olympics-silv/bronze-88, 92), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1967-01-08 Willie Anderson, American NBA guard (NY Knicks, Olympic bronze 1988), born in Greenville, California
  • 1967-01-17 Gregory Caccia, American team handball right back (Olympics 1996), born in Bayshore, New York
  • 1967-01-18 Peter Cox Jr., American fencer (Olympics 1996), born in Bronxville, New York
  • 1967-01-23 Naim Suleymanoglu, Turkish weight lifter (Olympic gold 1988), born in Ptichar, Bulgaria (d. 2017)
  • 1967-01-25 Marty Calder, Canadian 62 kg freestyle wrestler (Olympic 12-92,96), born in St. Catharines, Canada
  • 1967-01-27 Sue Palmer, Collingwood Ontario, cyclist (Olympics 1996)
  • 1967-02-03 Jason Morris, Scotia NY, half-middleweight judoka (Olympic silver 1992, 96)
  • 1967-02-04 Sergei Grinkov, figure skater (Olympic gold pairs 1988, 94; World C'ship gold pairs 1986-87, 89-90), born in Moscow, Russia (d. 1995)
  • 1967-02-07 Joseph Tilford Leigh Greene, long jumper (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • 1967-02-11 Barbara Byrne, American rower (Olympics 1996), born in Princeton, New Jersey
  • 1967-02-11 Chris Reohr, American fencer (Olympics 1996), born in Ridley Park, Pennsylvania
  • 1967-02-18 Colin Jackson, Welsh 100m hurdler (Olympic silver 1988), born in Cardiff, Wales
  • 1967-02-20 Theresa Luke, Canadian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1967-02-21 Leroy Russel Burrell, American long jumper (Olympics 1996), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1967-02-22 Marianne Ihalainen, Finnish ice hockey right wing (Finland, Olympics 1998), born in Tampere, Finland
  • 1967-02-28 Jeff[rey] Pfaendtner, rower (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1967-03-05 Nicole Boegman, Australian long jumper (Olympics 1988, 92, 96)
  • 1967-03-09 Curt Schreiner, American biathlete (Olympics 1994), born in Albany, New York
  • 1967-03-09 Eric Flaim, American short track skater (Olympics silver 1988, 94), born in Pembroke, Massachusetts
  • 1967-03-13 Colleen Rosensteel, American heavyweight judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Greensburg, Pennsylvania
  • 1967-03-13 Satu Huotari, Finnish ice hockey defenseman (Finland, Olympics 1998), born in Oulu, Finland
  • 1967-03-20 Nikolay Bukhalov, Bulgarian canoeist (2 x Olympic gold 1992), born in Plovdiv, Bulgaria
  • 1967-03-21 Elaina Oden, Orange CA, volleyball middle blocker (Olympic bronze 1992, 96)
  • 1967-03-25 Debi Thomas, American figure skater (Olympic bronze 1988)
  • 1967-03-28 Ed[ward] Grose, Juneau Alaska, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1967-04-04 Juliana "Juli" Furtado, American cyclist (Olympics 10th 1996), born in NYC, New York
  • 1967-04-11 Lachlan Dreher, Australian field hockey goal keeper (Olympic silver 1992, 96), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1967-04-11 Wendel Suckow, American luger (Olympics 1994), born in Marquette, Michigan
  • 1967-04-12 Kirk Everist, American water polo driver (Olympics 1996), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1967-04-15 Dara Torres, American Olympic swimmer (Olympic gold 1984), born in Beverly Hills, California
  • 1967-04-20 Townsend Saunders, American freestyle wrestler (Olympic silver 1992, 96), born in White Sands, New Mexico
  • 1967-04-24 Leslie M. Marx, American fencer (Olympics 1996), born in Fort Belvoir, Virginia
  • 1967-04-24 Pamela Bustin, American field hockey defender (Olympics 1996), born in Somerset, Massachusetts
  • 1967-04-25 Angel Martino, American 50m/100m freestyle swimmer (Olympic gold/2 br-92, 96), born in Tuscaloosa, Alabama
  • 1967-04-27 Bridgette Gordon, American basketball forward (Sacramento Monarchs, Olympic gold 1988), born in DeLand, Florida
  • 1967-04-29 Elizabeth "Betsy" McCagg, Kirkland Wash, rower (Olympic 4th 1992, 96)
  • 1967-04-29 Mary McCagg, rower (Olympic 4th 1992, 96), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1967-05-01 Yael Arad, Israeli middleweight judoka (first Israeli to win an Olympic medal - silver 1996), born in Tel Aviv, Israel
  • 1967-05-04 John Child, Canadian beach volleyballer (Olympic bronze 1996), born in East York, Ontario
  • 1967-05-05 Charles Nagy, American baseball pitcher (Olympic gold 1988; MLB All-Star 1992, 96, 99; Cleveland Indians), born in Fairfield, Connecticut
  • 1967-05-11 Kenneth Gould, Welterweight boxer (Olympic bronze 1988), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1967-05-14 Shaun Creighton, Australian distance runner (Olympics 1996)
  • 1967-05-21 Rogel Nachum, Israel, Men's triple jump (Olympics 1996)
  • 1967-05-23 Craig John Monk, finn class sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1967-05-24 Margaret Crowley, Australian 800m/1500m runner (Olympics 1996)
  • 1967-05-25 Ruthie Bolton, American basketball guard (Olympic gold 1996), born in Lucedale, Mississippi
  • 1967-05-30 Rechelle Hawkes, Albany W Aust, field hockey midfielder (Olympics 1996)

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