Olympic Sports (Part 24)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 2301 - 2,400 of 3,008

  • 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
  • 1972-01-21 Shelley Looney, ice hockey forward (USA, Olympics 1998)
  • 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
  • 1972-02-05 Chris Bailey, ice hockey defenseman (USA, Olympics 1998)
  • 1972-02-06 Mark Labbrook, Australian 200m/400m runner (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-02-10 Sara Simmons, US rower (Olympics 1996), born in Belmont, Massachusetts
  • 1972-02-13 Juha Ylonen, NHL forward (Olympic bronze 1998, Phoenix), born in Helsinki, Finland
  • 1972-02-15 Jaromir Jagr, NHL right wing (Penguins, Czech Olympic gold 1998), born in Kladno, Czech Republic
  • 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)
  • 1972-02-24 Larry Amar, Camarillo California, field hockey midfielder/captain (Olympics 1996)
  • 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)
  • 1972-03-08 Craig Johnson, NHL left wing (LA Kings/Olympic 1994), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • 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 Boris Mironov, NHL defenseman (Team Russia Olympic silver 1998, Edmonton), born in Moscow, Russia
  • 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, New Zealand athlete, breastroker (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland
  • 1972-03-31 John Godina, Fort Sill Oklahoma, shot putter/discus thrower (Olympic silver 1996)
  • 1972-03-31 Kelly O'Leary, Halifax Nova Scotia, kayaker (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-04-02 Graham Hood, Canadian 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) and photographer, born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1972-04-10 Sue Merz, American ice hockey defenseman (Olympics 1998), born in Greenwich, Connecticut
  • 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, American synchronized swimmer (Olympic gold 1996), born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • 1972-05-02 Peter Ogilvie, Canadian 100m sprinter (Olympics 1996), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1972-05-03 Brett Hayman, Australian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne
  • 1972-05-04 Ethan Watts, American volleyball middle blocker (Olympics 1996), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1972-05-04 Gretchen Ulion, American ice hockey forward (USA, Olympics 1998), born in Marlborough, Connecticut
  • 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
  • 1972-05-25 Tony Ronaldson, Adelaide SA Australia, basketball forward (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-05-30 Renita Farrell, Townsville Qld Aust, field hockey midfielder (Olympics 1996)
  • 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)
  • 1972-07-03 Leigh Andrew-Pearso, North 470 sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 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
  • 1972-07-21 Lilach Parisky, Israel, Women's foil fencer (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-07-23 Trisha Fallon, Australian basketball forward (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • 1972-07-27 Clint Robinson, Australian K-1 1k canoeist (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Brisbane, Queensland
  • 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)
  • 1972-08-03 Alain Bolduc, sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1972-08-03 Jeff Nygaard, volleyball middle blocker (Olympics 1996), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1972-08-03 John Lilley, US hockey forward (Olympics 1994), born in Wakefield, Massachusetts
  • 1972-08-05 Darryl Yung, badminton player (Olympics 1996), born in Victoria, British Columbia
  • 1972-08-12 Allison Cook, Australian basketballl player (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • 1972-08-14 Katja Maaria Lehtd, ice hockey defenseman (Finland, Olympics 1998)
  • 1972-08-16 Michael Thornberry, Virginia Beach Va, team handball circle (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-08-18 Nate Jones, heavyweight boxer (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1972-08-19 Colleen Thornburn, softball catcher (Olympics 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1972-08-24 Ian Moran, US hockey defenseman (Olympics 1994, Pitts), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1972-08-27 Chris Imes, South Paris Maine, US hockey defenseman (Olympics 1994)
  • 1972-08-28 Darby Hendrickson, US hockey forward (Olympics 1994), born in Richfield Minnasota
  • 1972-09-01 Josh Davis, American 800m freestyle swimmer (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1972-09-01 Louise Dobson, Shepparton Aust, field hockey fullback (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-09-04 Daniel Nestor, Canadian tennis player (Olympics 1996), born in Belgrade, Yugoslavia
  • 1972-09-05 Dirk Copeland, pursuit cyclist (Olympics 1992, 96), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1972-09-11 Kip Simons, Media Pa, gymnast (Olympic 5th 1996)

Weddings in Sport


Deaths in Sport