Olympic Sports (Part 21)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 2001 - 2,100 of 3,008

  • 1969-12-18 Andrew Murphy, Australian long jumper/triple jumper (Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-12-22 Andrew Scott, Australian baseball infielder (Olympics 1996)
  • 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)
  • 1970-01-03 Yogi Johl, 130 kg Greco Roman wrestler (Olympics 1996), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1970-01-06 Kerrin Petty, Townshend Vt, cross country skier (Olympics 1994)
  • 1970-01-07 Frank "Cliff" Mannon, Amarillo TX, team handball (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-01-10 Cameron MacKenzie, Australian 100m/200m/400m (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-01-15 Dan Landry, volleyball opposite hitter (Olympics 1996), born in San Diego, California
  • 1970-01-15 Michele Granger, Anaheim California, softball pitcher (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1970-01-17 Candace Murray, 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 Smehlik, Ostrava Cze, NHL defenseman (Buf Sabres, Olympic gold 1998)
  • 1970-01-27 Dario Brose, US soccer halfback (Olympic-92), born in Queens, New York
  • 1970-01-30 Oleg Khmyl, NHL defenseman (Belarus, Olympics 1998)
  • 1970-02-10 Brendan Eppert, US speed skater (Olympics 1994), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1970-02-11 Jason Allyn Scott, US rower (Olympics 1996), born in Iowa City, Iowa
  • 1970-02-13 Vernon Patao, 141 lbs (64 kg) US weightlifter (alt-Olympics 1996), born in Wailuku, Hawaii
  • 1970-02-14 Elaine Youngs, Orange California, volleyball outside hitter (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-02-15 Nathaniel Mills, US speed skater (Olympics 1994), born in Evanston, Illinois
  • 1970-02-17 Tommy Moe, nordic skiier (Olympic-gold/silver-1994), born in Anchorage, Alaska
  • 1970-02-26 Ben Maruquin, Ventura California, field hockey sweeper (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-02-28 Noureddine Morceli, Algeria, 1500m runner (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1970-03-01 Lisa Eagen, Harlan Iowa, team handball wing/back court (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-03-01 Stuart Thompson, Australian baseball infielder (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-03-03 Scott Keswick, Nevada, gymnast (Coca-Cola-1st-94, Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-03-04 Marja Helena Paluila, ice hockey defenseman (Finland, Olympics 1998)
  • 1970-03-08 Rhett Harty, Pasedena CA, US soccer player (Olympic-92)
  • 1970-03-08 Vadim Bekboulatov, NHL forward (Belarus, Olympics 1998)
  • 1970-03-16 Kelli James, Medford NJ, field hockey forward (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-03-19 Janne Laukenen, Lahti FIN, NHL defenseman (Finland Olympic bronze 1998, Senators)
  • 1970-03-20 Kristin Klein, volleyball outside hitter (Olympics 1996), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1970-03-22 Travis Richards, Crystal Minn, US hockey defenseman (Olympics 1994)
  • 1970-03-28 Jason B Gailes, American rower (Olympic silver 1996), born in Dighton, Massachusetts
  • 1970-03-31 Oleg Romanov, NHL defenseman (Belarus, Olympics 1998)
  • 1970-03-31 Stuart Carruthers, Australian field hockey fullback (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-04-01 Wes Barnett, 238lb (108kg) weightlifter (Olympic 6th-92, 96), born in St Joseph, Missouri
  • 1970-04-01 Wyatt Jones, kayak (alt-Olympics 1996), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1970-04-08 Derek D Brown, team handball right wing (Olympics 1996), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1970-04-09 Neal Caloia, American marksman (Olympics 1996), born in Torrance, California
  • 1970-04-10 Wesley "Wes" Barnett, American Olympic weightlifter (Pan Am-silver-1987), born in St Joseph, Missouri
  • 1970-04-18 Peter Giles, kayaker (Olympics 1996), born in London, Ontario

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1970-04-29 Andre Agassi, tennis star (Olympic gold 1996, US Open 1994), born in Las Vegas, Nevada

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  • 1970-04-29 William Martin III, finn sailor (Olympics 23rd-1996), born in Charleston, South Carolina
  • 1970-04-30 Brad Layton, Seymour Ind, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-05-01 Damon Diletti, Australian field hockey goal keeper (silver medal 1992 Olympics, gold 1999 Champions Trophy), born in Perth, West Australia
  • 1970-05-03 Ted Crowley, American hockey defenseman (Olympics 1994), born in Concord, Massachusetts
  • 1970-05-04 Dawn Staley, American basketball guard (Olympic gold 1996), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1970-05-08 Christine Stark, volleyballer (Olympics 1996), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • 1970-05-11 Dean Capobianco, Australian 200m/400m (Olympics 1992, 96)
  • 1970-05-11 Michael Joubert, Australian 400m/800m (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-05-12 Andreas Hestler, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Victoria, British Columbia
  • 1970-05-12 Todd Hallett, Shelburne Nova Scotia, rower (Olympics-7-92, 96)
  • 1970-05-13 Mark Beaufait, US hockey forward (Olympics 1994), born in Royal Oak, Michigan
  • 1970-05-16 Gabriela Sabatini, Argentina, tennis player (Olympic silver 1988)
  • 1970-05-17 Jodie Rogers, Australian diver (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1970-05-18 Vicky Sunohara, ice hockey forward (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • 1970-05-21 Roman Turek, Strakonice CZE, hockey goalie (Team Czech Rep, Olympics 1998)
  • 1970-05-21 Scott "Munnster" Munn, Larkspur California, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-05-22 Eric Wunderlich, American 200m breaststroke (Olympic 7th 1996)
  • 1970-05-25 Danni Roche, Australian field hockey midfielder (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1970-05-25 Heather Simmons-Carrasco, Mt View Ca, synchronized swimmer (Olympic alt-96)
  • 1970-05-27 Michael Blackburn, Australian laser sailor (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-05-28 David Roberts, Alameda California, US hockey forward (Olympics 1994)
  • 1970-06-03 Peter Newton, Kailua Hawaii, sprint kayaker (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-06-04 Gary Lynagh, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-06-10 Laurel Korholz, La Jolla California, rower (Olympic 4th 1996)
  • 1970-06-13 Lance Ringnald, US gymnast (Olympic-92), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • 1970-06-15 Amanda Cromwell, soccer midfielder (Olympics 1996), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1970-06-15 Janie Eickhoff Quigley, American cyclist, born in Long Beach, California
  • 1970-06-19 Claire Mitchell-Taverner, Australian field hockey midfielder (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-06-20 Shay-Oren Smadja, Israel, men's half middleweight judoka (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-06-21 John Roethlisberger, Afton Minn, gymnast (Olympic 5th 1996)
  • 1970-06-22 Anne "Annie" Summertime Kakela, US rower (Olympic 4th 1996)
  • 1970-06-23 Kerri Ann Buchberger, Russell Manitoba, volleyballer (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-06-26 Nicole Richardson, Australian softball outfielder (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • 1970-07-02 Derrick Ralph Adkins, 400m hurdler (Olympic gold 1996), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1970-07-04 Louise Van Voorhis, 470 sailor (Olympic 4th 1992, 96), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1970-07-08 Lisa Powell, Australian field hockey forward (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1970-07-14 Michelle Sawatzky, Steinbach Manitoba, volleyballer (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-07-15 Julian Paynter, Australian 5k runner (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-07-16 Phil Graham, Halifax Nova Scotia, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-07-17 Bronwyn Roye, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-07-18 Margaret Langford, canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1970-07-19 Rhona Susan Robertson, badminton player (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1970-07-21 Steven "Scrappy" Segaloff, rower (Olympic 5th 1996), born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • 1970-07-24 Philip Sykes, field hockey defender (Olympics 1996), born in Tacoma, Washington
  • 1970-07-31 David Sacco, NHL left wing (Olympics 1994, Anaheim Mighty Ducks), born in Malden, Massachusetts
  • 1970-07-31 Knut Holmann, Norwegian rower (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1970-08-02 Chainey Umphrey, gymnast (Olympic 5th 1996), born in Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • 1970-08-04 Owen McMahon, Australian 470 class sailor (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-08-06 Mike Strange, Niagara Falls Ontario, boxer (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-08-07 Eric Namesnik, American 400m medley swimmer (Olympic silver 1992, 96)
  • 1970-08-08 Catriona Fallon, Burlingame California, rower (Olympic 4th 1992, 96)
  • 1970-08-12 Alison Inverarity, Australian high jumper (Olympic 8th 1992, 96)
  • 1970-08-21 Bill Roth, gymnast (Pan Am-gold-1995, Olympics 1996), born in Yonkers, New York
  • 1970-08-24 Sandra Whyte-Sweeney, American ice hockey forward (USA, Olympics 1998), born in Saugus, Massachusetts
  • 1970-08-25 Katherine "Katie" Scanlon, rower (Olympics 1996), born in Fairfield, Connecticut
  • 1970-08-27 Greg Woodcroft, 52 kg freestyle wrestler (Olympics 1996), born in Hamilton, Ontario

Weddings in Sport


Deaths in Sport