Olympic Sports (Part 20)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 1901 - 2,000 of 2,627

  • 1970-12-30 Gus Nketia, 100m sprint (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1970-12-31 Dan Howe, canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Kingston, Ontario
  • 1971-01-04 Deb Sonnenberg, softball pitcher (Olympics 1996), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • 1971-01-16 Scott Williams, Orange California, field hockey defender (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-01-17 Peter Winter, Australian decathlete (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-01-23 Julie Foudy, SD California, soccer midfielder (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-01-23 Mark Grimmette, doubles luger (Olympics 1994), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • 1971-01-26 Lee Naylor, Australian 400m runner (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-02-03 Roman Cechmanek, NHL goaltender (Team Czech Olympic gold 1998)
  • 1971-02-05 Peter "Chip" Cipollone, Ardmore Pa, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-02-06 Lance Bade, US double trap (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1971-02-07 Andrew Currey, Australian javelin thrower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-02-10 Marty Nothstein, sprint cyclist Olympic silver 1996), born in Allentown, Pennsylvania
  • 1971-02-12 Shane Tonkin, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-02-15 Jim Butler, table tennis player (Olympics 1992, 96), born in Iowa City, Iowa
  • 1971-02-16 Chi Kredell, water polo driver (Olympics 1996), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1971-02-19 Becky Dyroen-Lancer, synchronized swimmer (Olympic gold 1996), born in San Jose, California
  • 1971-02-22 Lisa Fernandez, Lakewood California, softball pitcher (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1971-02-25 Andrew Hermann, US 50K walker (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-02-25 David Fox, American 50m freestyle (Olympic 6th 1996)
  • 1971-02-25 Nova Peris, Darwin Australia, field hockey left halfback (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-02-27 Ivan Robinson, US boxer (Olympic-92), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1971-03-01 Allen Johnson, long jumper/110m hurdler (Olympic gold 1996), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1971-03-01 Tyler Hamilton, Marblehead Mass, cyclist (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-03-07 Alison Herst, kayaker (Olympics-5-92, 96), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1971-03-09 Bev Oden, Millington Tenn, volleyball middle blocker (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-03-11 Jiri Vykoukai, Olomouc CZ, hockey player (Team Czech Rep, Olympic gold 1998)
  • 1971-03-11 Martin Rucinsky, Most Cze, NHL left wing (Canadiens, Olympic gold 1998)
  • 1971-03-13 Paul Henderson, Australian 100m/200m (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-03-19 Whitney Hedgepeth, 100m/200m backstroke (2 Olympic silver medals 1996)
  • 1971-03-20 Janis Kelly, volleyball player (Olympics 1996), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • 1971-03-25 Sheryl Swoopes, Texas, WNBA forward (Houston Comets. Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1971-03-26 Dave DeGraaf, Lansing Mich, team handball circle (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-03-28 Damien Marsh, Georgia, Australian 100m/200m swimmer (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-03-30 Mari Holden, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1971-04-02 James Ransom, Epee fencer (Olympics 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1971-04-03 Peter Schwab, rower (Olympics 1996), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1971-04-03 Picabo Street, skier (Olympic gold 1994)
  • 1971-04-04 Jaime Fernandez, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-04-05 Stuart Peele, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-04-06 Tom Sorensen, volleyball middle blocker (Olympics 1996), born in Racine, Wisconsin
  • 1971-04-07 Stephen Brimacombe, Australian 100m/200m (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-04-08 Marc Peers, tornado sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • 1971-04-09 Wang Yang, youngest Olympic record breaker at age 17 (Olympics 1988)
  • 1971-04-10 Mihai Bagiu, Timisoara Romania, US gymnast (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-04-20 Grant Smith, Australian field hockey forward (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-04-28 Mihai Apostal, Bucharest Romania, Canadian kayaker (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-05-01 Renee Poetschka, Australian 200m/400m (Olympics 1992, 96)
  • 1971-05-07 Cameron McFadzean, Australian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1971-05-10 Andrei Kravtsov, Queensland Australia, gymnast (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-05-13 Hamish Pepper, laser single handed sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1971-05-15 Scott Shipley, Bremerton Wash, slalom single kayaker (Olympic 6th 1996)
  • 1971-05-18 Clifton Sunada, extra-lightweight judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1971-05-19 Lori Ann Mundt, Yorkton Saskatchawan, volleyball player (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-05-22 Troy Barnhart, Hanford CA, water polo 2m offense (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-05-25 Tim Kroeker, Chilliwack BC, 110m hurdler (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-05-28 Nick Bravin, American fencer-foil (Olympics 1996), born in NYC, New York
  • 1971-05-30 Kyle Vander Kuyp, Australian 110m hurdler (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-05-31 Murray Hocking, Victoria Australia, badminton player (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-06-03 Mark Parrish, American canoeist (alt-Olympics 1996), born in Columbia, Maryland
  • 1971-06-04 Roy Janse, tornado sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • 1971-06-12 Stephanie Thater, Kirkwood Mo, volleyball middle blocker (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-06-15 Stuart Howell, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-06-17 Tripp Schwenk, American 100m/200m backstroke (Olympic silver 1996)
  • 1971-06-22 Laryssa Biesenthal, rower (Olympics 1996), born in Walkertown, Ontario
  • 1971-06-26 Eddie Parenti, 100m butterfly swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1971-06-30 Ann Marsh, fencer-foil (Olympics 1996), born in Royal Oak, Michigan
  • 1971-07-01 Oleg Antonenko, hockey forward (Team Belarus, Olympics 1998)
  • 1971-07-06 Adam Laurent, Santa Cruz California, pursuit cyclist (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-07-06 Owen Lance Bill Hughes, Palmerston North NZ, kayaker (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-07-12 Kristi Tsuya Yamaguchi, Hayward California, figure skater (Olympic-Gold-92)
  • 1971-07-13 Scott Brodie, St Catharines Ontario, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-07-15 Dean Panaro, diver (Olympics 1996), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • 1971-07-20 Charles Johnson, Fort Pierce Fla, catcher (US Olympics 1992, Marlins)
  • 1971-07-22 Kristine Marie Lilly, American soccer midfielder (Olympics 1996), born in NYC, New York
  • 1971-07-27 Brennon James Dowric, Australian gymnast (Olympics 1992, 96)
  • 1971-07-29 Jayne Fenner, Four Marks England, US sailing (Olympic-92)
  • 1971-08-01 Julia Chilicki, Somers CT, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-08-01 Lisa Flood, Scarborough Ontario, 100m Breaststroker (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-08-08 Steve Hinton, Australian baseball infielder (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-08-12 Jim Walker, Australian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1971-08-13 Camille Thompson, Salmon Arm BC, basketball center (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-08-18 Jonathan David Winter, 100m backstroker (Olympics 1996), born in Wellington, New Zealand
  • 1971-08-19 Mary Joe Fernandez, Dom Rep, US tennis star (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1971-08-26 Sharon Tina Jenkins, badminton player (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1971-08-28 Raul Marquez, Mexican-American boxer (Olympic-92), born in Valle Hermoso, Tamaulipas, Mexico
  • 1971-08-30 Joseph Fitzgerald, American team handball center back (Olympics 1996), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1971-09-03 Glen Housman, Australian swimmer (Olympic silver 1992, 96), born in Rockhampton, Queensland
  • 1971-09-04 Brian Storey, 470 sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Richmond, British Columbia
  • 1971-09-05 Kim Maher, American softball infielder (Olympic gold 1996), born in Saigon, Vietnam
  • 1971-09-07 Briana Scurry, soccer goalkeeper (Olympics 1996), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1971-09-07 Tonny Jensen, Australian basketball guard (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-09-09 Jill Sudduth, synchronized swimmer (Olympic gold 1996), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1971-09-10 Brian Earley, diver (Olympics 1996), born in Fresno, California
  • 1971-09-10 Chris Oeding, water polo driver (Olympics 1996), born in Santa Ana, California
  • 1971-09-13 Ted Drury, US hockey forward (Olympics 1994), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1971-09-14 Jonathan "Adam" Holland, rower (Olympics 1996), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1971-09-17 David Hynes, Australian baseball outfielder (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-09-18 Kate Starre, Armadale Australia, field hockey utility (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-09-20 Andrew Lane, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)

Weddings in Sport


Deaths in Sport