Olympic Sports (Part 21)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 2001 - 2,100 of 3,124

  • 1969-03-19 Scott Alexander Brownlee, New Zealand coxless rower (Olympics 1996), born in Hamilton, New Zealand
  • 1969-03-20 Caroline Brunet, Canadian kayaker (Olympic silver 1996), born in Quebec City, Québec
  • 1969-03-20 Konstantine Starikovitch, Podolsk Russia, 238lbs US weightlift (Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-03-24 Yoko Zetterlund, volleyball setter (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1969-03-25 Guy Newman, Australian water polo goalie (Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-03-29 Kim Batten, American athlete 400m hurdler (Olympic silver 1996), born in McRae, Georgia
  • 1969-03-31 Steve Smith, American NBA guard (14 NBA seasons, Olympic gold 2000), born in Highfield Park, MI
  • 1969-04-03 Reid Hayston, New Zealand beach volleyball player (Olympics 1996), born in Hamilton, New Zealand
  • 1969-04-07 Clark Sheehan, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1969-04-07 Peggy Clasen, speed skater (Olympics 1994), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • 1969-04-09 Amy Feng, Chinese born-American table tennis player (Olympics 1996), born in Tianjin, China
  • 1969-04-09 Timothy Young, American rower (Olympic silver 1996), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1969-04-23 Yelena Shushunova, Russian gymnast (1988 Olympic Champion), born in Leningrad, Soviet Union (d. 2018)
  • 1969-04-25 Nir Shental, Israeli Men's 470 sailor (Olympic 15th-1996), born in Jaffa, Israel
  • 1969-04-27 Brett Steven, New Zealand tennis player (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1969-04-27 Francine McRae, Australian softball outfielder (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1969-04-28 Merlelynn Lange-Harris, basketball center (Olympics 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1969-04-30 Dexter Rogers, volleyball opposite hitter (Olympics 1996), born in St Petersburg, Florida
  • 1969-05-03 Karen Kraft, American rower (Olympic silver 1996), born in San Mateo, California
  • 1969-05-05 Bryan Ivie, American volleyball middle blocker (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in Torrance, California
  • 1969-05-07 Melanie Valerio, American swimmer (Olympic gold 4x100m freestyle relay 1996), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1969-05-09 Carla Overbeck, soccer defender (Olympics 1996), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1969-05-09 Renn Crichlow, canoeist (Olympics-8-92, 96), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1969-05-15 Holly McPeak, Manhattan Beach CA, beach volleyballer (Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-05-16 Steven Earl Lewis, 4X100/400m runner (Olympic gold 1988), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-05-19 Cecile Ulbrich Tucker, Warren Maine, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-05-19 David Wharton, Warminster PA, US Olympic swimmer (Olympic silver 1988)
  • 1969-05-27 Francois Letourneau, St Jerome Quebec, canoeist (Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-05-27 Lesley Tashlin, 100m hurdler (Olympics 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1969-05-28 Frank McCormack, Leicester Mass, cyclist (Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-05-31 Juliet Haslam, Australian hockey midfielder (Olympics 1996), born in Adelaide
  • 1969-06-01 Ari Sulander, Finnish ice hockey goaltender (World C'ship gold 1995; Olympic bronze 1998), born in Helsinki, Finland
  • 1969-06-01 Erin Hartwell, American time trial cyclist (Olympic bronze/silver-92, 96), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1969-06-04 Tine Moberg-Parker, Canada Europe class sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Oslo, Norway
  • 1969-06-07 Lachlan Elmer, Australian field hockey halfback (Olympic silver 1992, 96)
  • 1969-06-07 Mark Sohn, gymnast (Olympics 1996), born in Arlington Heights, Illinois
  • 1969-06-08 Laurel Martin, American field hockey forward (Olympics 1996), born in Hummelstown, Pennsylvania
  • 1969-06-13 Svetlana Krivelyova, Russian shot put athlete (Olympic gold 1992), born in Bryansk, Russia
  • 1969-06-17 Karen Nystrom, Canadian ice hockey forward (Olympic silver 1998), born in Scarborough, Ontario, Canada
  • 1969-06-17 Patric Kjellberg, hockey forward (Team Sweden Olympics 1998)
  • 1969-06-20 Malivai Washington, tennis star (Olympics 1996), born in Glenn Cove, New York
  • 1969-06-30 Kristina Farrar Stookey, American 470 sailor (Olympic 4th 1996), born in Martha Vineyard, Massachusetts
  • 1969-07-13 Ewan Beaton, 60 kg judoka (Olympics-9-92, 96), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • 1969-07-15 Peter Ciavaglia, US hockey forward (Olympics 1994), born in Albany, New York
  • 1969-07-23 Fernanda Ribeiro, Portuguese 10k runner (Olympic gold 1996), born in Penafiel, Portugal
  • 1969-07-24 Steve Jennings, field hockey midfielder (Olympics 1996), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1969-07-25 Andrea Wieland, American field hockey goaltender (Olympics 1996), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1969-07-28 Garth Snow, American hockey goalie (Olympics 1994, Flyers), born in Wrentham Massachusetts
  • 1969-07-28 Jaimie Dawson, Canadian badminton player (Olympics 1996), born in Geneva, Switzerland
  • 1969-07-28 Jarrod Hanks, American gymnast (Olympic-92, 96), born in Lafayette Louisiana
  • 1969-07-29 Alison Dunlap, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1969-08-05 Robert Scott, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-08-13 Midori Ito, Japanese ice skater (Olympic silver 1992), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1969-08-15 Mark Heese, beach volleyballer (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1969-08-16 Carl Henkel, beach volleyballer (Olympics 1996), born in Torrance, California
  • 1969-08-17 Christian Laettner, American NBA forward/center (Atlanta Hawks, Olympic gold 1992), born in Angola, New York
  • 1969-08-21 Josee Chouinard, Canadian figure skater (Olympic-9th-1994), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1969-08-27 Steven Van Randwijck, field hockey player (Olympics 1996), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1969-08-31 Andrei Trefilov, Kirovo Russia, NHL goalie (Buffalo Sabres, Olympic silver 1998)
  • 1969-09-06 Doug Pirini, New Zealand decathlete (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1969-09-16 Andrew Borodow, Canadian freestyle wrestler (Olympic 5-92, 96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1969-09-27 Laura Wilson, cross country skier (Olympics 1994), born in Utica, New York
  • 1969-09-28 L Janusz Hooker, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-10-12 Alison Peek, Australian field hockey halfback and midfielder (Olympics gold 2000), born in Australia
  • 1969-10-12 David Collins, American rower (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Thousand Oaks, California
  • 1969-10-12 Nancy Kerrigan, American figure skater (Olympic silver 1994), born in Stoneham, Massachusetts
  • 1969-10-16 Darren McKenzie-Potter, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1969-10-25 Josef Beranek, Czech NHL center (Vancouver Canucks, Olympic Gold 1998), born in Litvinov
  • 1969-10-28 Denny Fercho, Ventura California, team handball circle (Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-11-04 Katrin Borchert, Australian sprint canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Waren (Müritz), Germany
  • 1969-11-07 Tanya Dubnicoff, Canadian cyclist (Olympic 6th 1992, 96), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • 1969-11-12 Iain Sydie, American badminton player (Olympics 1996), born in North York, Ontario
  • 1969-11-14 Mark Henderson, American swimmer (Olympic gold 4x100m medley 1996; World C'ship gold 1991, 94), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1969-11-14 Sue Stewart, basketball guard (Olympics 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1969-11-16 Thomas Ingalsbe, 238+ lbs (108+ kg) US weightlifter (Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-11-19 Rod Mapstone, Australian long jumper (Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-11-20 Konstantin Semyonov, Israel, Men's pole vaulter (Olympic 11th-1996)
  • 1969-11-20 Richard Dickson Reid, New Zealand road race cyclist (Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-11-28 Sonia O'Sullivan, Irish 5k runner (Olympic 4th 1992, 96)
  • 1969-12-09 Greg Klingsporn, American rower (Olympics 1996), born in Morristown, New Jersey
  • 1969-12-12 Jane Robinson, Australian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Cobden, Victoria
  • 1969-12-13 Sergei Fedorov, Russian NHL forward (Detroit, Olympic silver 1998), born in Pskov, Russia
  • 1969-12-15 Sean Briscombe, diver (Olympics 1996), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1969-12-18 Andrew Murphy, Australian long jumper/triple jumper (Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-12-22 Andrew Scott, Australian baseball infielder (Olympics 1996), born in Adelaide, Australia
  • 1969-12-27 Chris Humbert, Modesto California, water polo 2m offense (Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-12-27 Suzanne Paxton, fencer-foil (Olympics 1996), born in Baltimore Maryland
  • 1970-01-01 Brian Morton, Wollongong Australia, canoeist (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-01-06 Kerrin Petty, Swedish-American cross country skier (Olympics 1994), born in Townshend, Vermont
  • 1970-01-10 Cameron MacKenzie, Australian 100m/200m/400m (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-01-15 Dan Landry, American volleyball opposite hitter (Olympics 1996), born in San Diego, California
  • 1970-01-15 Michele Granger, American softball pitcher (Olympic gold 1996), born in Anaheim, California
  • 1970-01-17 Candace Murray, Canadian softball shortstop (Olympics 1996), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1970-01-20 Thomas "Tom" Murray, American rower (Olympics 1996), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1970-01-23 Richard Šmehlik, Czech NHL defenseman (Buf Sabres, Olympic gold 1998), born in Ostrava, Czech Republic
  • 1970-01-27 Dario Brose, US soccer halfback (Olympic-92), born in Queens, New York
  • 1970-02-10 Brendan Eppert, US speed skater (Olympics 1994), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1970-02-11 Jason Allyn Scott, American rower (Olympics 1996), born in Iowa City, Iowa
  • 1970-02-14 Elaine Youngs, American volleyball outside hitter (Olympics 1996), born in El Toro, California
  • 1970-02-15 Nathaniel Mills, US speed skater (Olympics 1994), born in Evanston, Illinois

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Deaths in Sport