Olympic Sports (Part 21)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 2001 - 2,100 of 2,627

  • 1971-09-22 Ian Van Der Wal, Darwin Australia, swimmer (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-09-28 David Weightman, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-09-28 Janet Evans, swimmer (Olympics)
  • 1971-10-01 Melinda Gainsford, Australian 100m/200m (Olympics 1992, 96)
  • 1971-10-02 Jair Lynch, gymnast (Olympic silver 1996), born in Amherst, Massachusetts
  • 1971-10-07 Paul Hannam, 470 sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1971-10-11 Chann McRae, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Albany, Georgia
  • 1971-10-22 Timothy Christopher Carswell, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Christchurch, New Zealand
  • 1971-10-25 Laura Chapot, equestrian show jumper (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-10-26 Cinnamon Woods, Anderson Ind, diver (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-10-27 Zaddick X Longenbach, Greenwalds Pa, fencer-foil (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-10-30 Edward "Ted" Murphy, rower (Olympic 5th 1996), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1971-11-02 Pete Vordenberg, US cross country skier (Olympics 1994), born in Rota, Spain
  • 1971-11-08 Anna Katrina Simcic, backstroker (Olympics 1996), born in Christchurch, New Zealand
  • 1971-11-10 Jennifer McFalls, US softball infielder (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1971-11-10 Kate Slatter, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-11-15 Rohan Robinson, Australian hurdler (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-11-18 Kylie Hanigan, Australian 200m/400m runner (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-11-26 Emma Robinson, rower (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1971-11-29 Amy Peterson, Maplewood Minn, short track skater (Olympics 1994)
  • 1971-12-06 David Defiagbon, Sapele Nigeria, Canadian boxer (Olympic silver 1996)
  • 1971-12-07 Ben Atkins, American fencer-epee (Olympics 1996), born in NYC, New York
  • 1971-12-10 Amanda Hardy, Altona Australia, badminton player (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-12-12 Toni Hodgkinson, 800m (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1971-12-14 Lisa-Marie Vizaniari, Australian discus/shot putter (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-12-16 Catherine "Cathy" Symon, rower (Olympics 1996), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1971-12-16 Kristen Kane, diver (Olympics 1996), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1971-12-17 Nikki McCray, Collierville Tenn, basketball guard (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1971-12-19 Jennifer Dore, American rower (Olympic 4th 1996), born in Kearny, New Jersey
  • 1971-12-24 Tamir Bloom, American fencer-epee (Olympics 1996), born in NYC, New York
  • 1971-12-29 Margot Thien, American synchronized swimmer (Olympic gold 1996), born in San Diego, California
  • 1971-12-30 Thomas Strzalkowski, American fencer-sabre (Olympics 1996), born in Krak√≥w, Poland
  • 1971-12-31 Erin Warren, luger (Olympics 1994), born in Winchester Massachusetts
  • 1972-01-07 Aaron John Mcintosh, sailboard sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1972-01-08 Devlin Murphy, American canoeist (alt-Olympics 1996), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1972-01-23 Tanya Harding, Australian softball pitcher (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • 1972-01-24 Salima Davidson, volleyball setter (Olympics 1996), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1972-01-29 Scott Davis, figure skater (Olympics 1994), born in Great Falls, Montana
  • 1972-02-01 Carlton Bruner, American 1500m freestyle swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1972-02-06 Mark Labbrook, Australian 200m/400m runner (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-02-10 Sara Simmons, Belmont Mass, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-02-17 Lloy Ball, American volleyball setter (Olympics 1996), born in Ft Wayne Indiana
  • 1972-02-17 Richard MacQuire, Australian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1972-02-17 Stephen Robinson, rower (Olympics 1996), born in Arlington, Virginia
  • 1972-02-17 Tony Lawson, NSA Australia, diver (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-02-17 Vladimir Vujtek, NHL forward (Team Czech Olympic gold 1998, Tampa Bay)
  • 1972-02-28 Melisa Moses, diver (Olympic 4th 1996), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1972-02-29 Chris Devine, diver (Olympics 1996), born in Allentown, Pennsylvania
  • 1972-02-29 Cyrus Beasley, Rowe NY, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-03-03 Martin Prochazka, Slany CZ, NHL forward (Czech Olympic gold 1998), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1972-03-04 Chris Borg, American canoeist (alt-Olympics 1996), born in Lexington, South Carolina
  • 1972-03-04 Martin St Pierre, Ripon Quebec, 20k walker (Olympics 1996)

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1972-03-06 Shaquille O'Neal, NBA center (Magic, Lakers, Olympic gold 1996), born in Newark, New Jersey

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  • 1972-03-07 Andrew Finch, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-03-07 Marina Hatzakis, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-03-14 Clover Maitland, Australian field hockey goal keeper (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-03-15 Steve Danielson, field hockey defender (Olympics 1996), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1972-03-17 Mia Hamm, Selma Alabama, soccer forward (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-03-19 Maria Maunder, St John's New Foundland, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-03-21 (Olympic silver 1998)
  • 1972-03-21 Chris Ball, kayak (alt-Olympics 1996), born in Costa Mesa, California
  • 1972-03-22 Elvis Stojko, Canadian figure-skater (Olympic silver 94, 98), born in Richmond Hill, Ontario
  • 1972-03-28 Jonathan Edwards, doubles luger (Olympics 1994), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1972-03-29 Paul Michael Kent, Australia, NZ breastroker (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-03-31 Kelly O'Leary, Halifax Nova Scotia, kayaker (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-04-02 Graham Hood, 1.5k runner (Olympics-9-92, 96), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • 1972-04-04 Jim Werland, Ventura California, American canoeist (alt-Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-04-08 Katrina Powell, Australian field hockey striker (Olympics 1996), born in Canberra Australia
  • 1972-04-09 Craig Jones, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-04-09 Karen Clark, synchronized swimmer (Olympic silver 1996), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • 1972-04-10 Richard Wearne, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-04-17 Benjamin Dodwell, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-04-24 Nicolas Gill, 86kg judoka (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1972-05-02 Jill Savery, synchronized swimmer (Olympic gold 1996), born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • 1972-05-02 Peter Ogilvie, 100m sprinter (Olympics 1996), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1972-05-03 Brett Hayman, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-05-04 Ethan Watts, volleyball middle blocker (Olympics 1996), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1972-05-05 Ron Snook, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-05-05 James Cracknell, British rowing champion, double Olympic gold medalist
  • 1972-05-09 Simon Hollingsworth, Australian 400m hurdler (Olympics 1992, 96)
  • 1972-05-21 Liliko Ogasawara, middleweight judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Englewood, New Jersey
  • 1972-05-31 Eileen Richetelli, Milford Conn, diver (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-06-01 Cheryl Abplanalp, Bryn Mawr Penn, team handball wing (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-06-01 Nicholas Porzig, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-06-06 Erin Woodley, Canadian synchronized swimmer (Olympic silver 1996), born in Mississauga, Ontario
  • 1972-06-06 Jeff Williams, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-06-12 Scott Dawes, Australian baseball catcher (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-06-15 Lianne Bennion, rower (Olympics 1996), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1972-06-19 Anna Van der Kamp, Abbotsford BC, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-06-26 Jai Taurima, Australian long jumper (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-07-04 Steve Giles, St Stephens New Brunswick, canoeist (Olympics-6-92, 96)
  • 1972-07-05 Robert Esmie, Jamaica, Canadian 4X100m runner (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1972-07-07 Lisa Leslie, California, WNBA center (LA Sparks)/forward (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1972-07-17 Melissa "Missy" Schwen, Bloomington Ind, rower (Olympic silver 1996)
  • 1972-07-18 Anfernee "Penny" Hardaway, NBA guard (Orlando, Olympic gold 1996), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1972-07-23 Trisha Fallon, Australian basketball forward (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • 1972-07-30 Damon House, kayak (alt-Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-07-30 Olga Chernyak, US fencer-foil (Olympics 1996), born in Kiev, Ukraine
  • 1972-08-01 Karen Dalton, American diver (Olympics 1996), born in Mt View, California
  • 1972-08-02 Nathan Thomas, Australian water polo player (Olympics 1996)

Weddings in Sport


Deaths in Sport