Olympic Sports (Part 22)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 2101 - 2,200 of 3,124

  • 1970-02-17 Tommy Moe, American nordic skier (Olympic-gold/silver-1994), born in Anchorage, Alaska
  • 1970-02-26 Ben Maruquin, American field hockey sweeper (Olympics 1996), born in Ventura, California
  • 1970-02-28 Noureddine Morceli, Algeria, 1500m runner (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1970-03-01 Yolanda Griffith, American Women's Basketball Hall of Fame center (Olympic gold 2000, 04; WNBA Finals MVP 2005, Sacramento Monarchs; 8 × WNBA All-Star), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 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
  • 1970-04-08 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, Canadian kayaker (Olympics 1996), born in London, Ontario
  • 1970-04-19 Kelly Holmes, British athlete (Olympics gold 800/1,500m 2004), born in Hildenborough, England

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1970-04-29 Andre Agassi, American tennis player (Olympic gold 1996, 8 Grand Slam titles), 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 (Olympic silver 1992; Champions Trophy gold 1999), 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, Canadian rower (Olympics-7-92, 96), born in Shelburne, Nova Scotia
  • 1970-05-13 Mark Beaufait, US hockey forward (Olympics 1994), born in Royal Oak, Michigan
  • 1970-05-17 Jodie Rogers, Australian diver (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1970-05-17 Giovanna Trillini, Italian fencer (2 x Olympic gold foil 1992), born in Iesi, Italy
  • 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, American synchronized swimmer (Olympic alt-96), born in Mountain View, California
  • 1970-05-27 Michael Blackburn, Australian laser sailor (Olympic bronze 2000), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 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, American gymnast (Olympic-92), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • 1970-06-13 Mikael Ljungberg, Swedish wrestler (Olympic gold 2000), born in Gothenburg, Sweden (d. 2004)
  • 1970-06-15 Amanda Cromwell, soccer midfielder (Olympics 1996), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1970-06-19 Claire Mitchell-Taverner, Australian field hockey midfielder (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-06-20 Shay-Oren Smadja, Israeli men's half middleweight judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Ofakim, Israel
  • 1970-06-21 John Roethlisberger, American gymnast (Olympic 5th 1996), born in Afton, Minnesota
  • 1970-06-22 Anne "Annie" Summertime Kakela, US rower (Olympic 4th 1996)
  • 1970-06-23 Kerri Ann Buchberger, Russell Manitoba, volleyballer (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-06-25 Erki Nool, Estonian decathlete (Olympic Gold 2000), born in Võru, Estonia
  • 1970-06-26 Nicole Richardson, Australian softball outfielder (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1970-07-02 Derrick Adkins, American athlete (Olympic gold 400m hurdles 1996; World C'ship gold 1995), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1970-07-04 Louise Van Voorhis, American 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
  • 1970-07-15 Julian Paynter, Australian 5k runner (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-07-16 Phil Graham, Canadian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • 1970-07-18 Bronwyn Roye, Australian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 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, American 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, Canadian boxer (Olympics 1996), born in Niagara Falls, Ontario
  • 1970-08-07 Eric Namesnik, American 400m medley swimmer (Olympic silver 1992, 96), born in Butler, Pennsylvania (d. 2006)
  • 1970-08-08 Catriona Fallon, Burlingame California, rower (Olympic 4th 1992, 96)
  • 1970-08-12 Alison Inverarity, Australian high jumper (Olympic 8th 1992, 96)
  • 1970-08-15 Chris Byrd, American boxer (WBO heavyweight title 2000; IBF heavyweight tile 2002; Olympic silver middleweight 1992), born in Flint, Michigan
  • 1970-08-16 Fabio Casartelli, Italian cyclist (Olympic gold 1992), born in Como, Italy (d. 1995)
  • 1970-08-24 Sandra Whyte-Sweeney, American ice hockey forward (Olympics gold 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
  • 1970-08-28 Gavin Maxwell, Canadian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Mississauga, Ontario
  • 1970-09-01 Jodi Lambert, Australian 100m/200m sprinter (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-09-04 Cari Read, Canadian synchronized swimmer (Olympic silver 1996), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • 1970-09-04 Janae Lautenschlager, American diver (Olympics 1996), born in Canoga Park California
  • 1970-09-05 Lori Harrigan, American softball pitcher (Olympic gold 1996), born in Anaheim, California
  • 1970-09-06 Shane Heal, Australian basketball guard (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1970-09-11 Berry Richter, American hockey defenseman (Olympics 1994), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1970-09-11 Dan Hackett, American water polo goalkeeper (Olympics 1996), born in Syracuse, New York
  • 1970-09-12 Rebecca Joyce, Australian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1970-09-19 Antti Törmänen, NHL forward (Finland Olympic bronze 1998, Ottawa), born in Espoo, Finland
  • 1970-09-24 Kristin Talbot, American speed skater (Olympics 1994), born in Schuylerville New York
  • 1970-09-29 Luke Bodensteiner, cross country skier (Olympics 1994), born in Iowa City, Iowa
  • 1970-10-01 Alexei Zhamnov, Russian NHL center (Winnipeg Jets; Olympic gold 1992), born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1970-10-01 Moses Kiptanui, Kenyan steeplechaser (World C'ship gold 1991, 93, 95; Olympic silver 1996), born in Marakwet District, Kenya
  • 1970-10-05 Tina Poitras, Canadian 10k walker (Olympics 1996), born in Thompson, Canada
  • 1970-10-07 Daniel Collins, Australian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1970-10-10 Alexei Zhitnik, NHL defenseman (Team Russia Olympic silver 1998, Buffalo), born in Kiev, Ukraine
  • 1970-10-10 Silke Kraushaar-Pielach, German luger (Olympic gold 1998), born in Sonneberg, Thuringia, Germany
  • 1970-10-10 Matthew Pinsent, English rower (4 Olympic gold medals), born in Holt, Norfolk, England
  • 1970-10-14 Nina Kemppel, cross country skier (Olympics 1994), born in Anchorage, Alaska
  • 1970-10-17 Tasha Tsang, Canadian rower (Olympic silver 1996), born in Saskatoon Saskatchewan
  • 1970-10-26 Tom Vano, field hockey goalkeeper (Olympics 1996), born in Plainfield, New Jersey
  • 1970-10-29 Chris Thorpe, doubles luger (Olympics 1994), born in Waukegan, Illinois
  • 1970-10-30 James Pedro, American lightweight judoka (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in Danvers, Massachusetts

Weddings in Sport


Deaths in Sport