Olympic Sports (Part 25)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 2401 - 2,500 of 3,124

  • 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 Ronald Snook, Australian rower (Olympics bronze 1996), born in Dalwallinu, Western Australia
  • 1972-05-05 James Cracknell, British rowing champion (Olympic gold 2000, 04), born in Sutton, London
  • 1972-05-09 Simon Hollingsworth, Australian 400m hurdler (Olympics 1992, 96)
  • 1972-05-09 Daniela Silivaș, Romanian gymnast (3 Olympic gold 1988), born in Deva, Romania
  • 1972-05-21 Liliko Ogasawara, middleweight judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Englewood, New Jersey
  • 1972-05-25 Tony Ronaldson, Australian basketball forward (Olympics 1996), born in Adelaide, South Australia
  • 1972-05-30 Renita Farrell, Australian field hockey midfielder (Olympic Gold 1996, 2000), born in Townsville, Queensland
  • 1972-05-31 John Godina, American shot putter (World C'ship gold 1995, 97, 01; Olympic silver 1996), born in Fort Still, Oklahoma
  • 1972-05-31 Eileen Richetelli, Milford Conn, diver (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-06-01 Mike Dunham, American ice hockey goaltender (Olympic silver 2002; NHL: Nashville Predators; NY Rangers) and GT Development coach (Boston Bruins, NY Islanders), born in Johnson City, New York
  • 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)
  • 1972-06-15 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), born in Southport, Queensland
  • 1972-07-01 Corey Hirsch, Canadian NHL goalie (Olympic silver 1994), coach and broadcaster, born in Medicine Hat, Canada
  • 1972-07-03 Leigh Andrew-Pearso, North 470 sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1972-07-04 Steve Giles, English canoeist (Olympics-6-92, 96), born in Sussex, United Kingdom
  • 1972-07-05 Robert Esmie, Canadian 4X100m runner (Olympic gold 1996), born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • 1972-07-07 Lisa Leslie, American WNBA center (LA Sparks)/forward (Olympic gold 1996), born in Gardena, California
  • 1972-07-12 Tibor Benedek, Hungarian water polo player (Olympic gold 2000, 04, 08; World C'ship gold 2003) and coach (Hungary 2013-16), born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 2020)
  • 1972-07-17 Melissa "Missy" Schwen, American rower (Olympic silver 1996), born in Bloomington, Indiana
  • 1972-07-18 Anfernee "Penny" Hardaway, NBA guard (Orlando, Olympic gold 1996), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1972-07-21 Lilach Parisky, Israeli 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 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, Canadian sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1972-08-03 Jeff Nygaard, American volleyball middle blocker (Olympics 1996), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1972-08-03 John Lilley, American 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)
  • 1972-08-16 Michael Thornberry, American team handball circle (Olympics 1996), born in Virginia Beach, Virginia
  • 1972-08-18 Nate Jones, American 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, American 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, American 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, American pursuit cyclist (Olympics 1992, 96), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1972-09-11 Kip Simons, American gymnast (Olympic 5th 1996), born in Media, Pennsylvania
  • 1972-09-18 Brigitte Becue, Belgian swimmer (Olympics 1988, silver), born in Ostend, Belgium
  • 1972-09-19 David Tamburrino, American speed skater (Olympics 1994), born in Saratoga Springs, New York
  • 1972-09-20 Jenny Morris, Maryborough Australia, field hockey fullback (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-09-27 Clara Hughes, cyclist (Olympics 2 bronze-96), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • 1972-10-01 Danielle Scott-Arruda, American volleyball middle blocker (Olympics silver 2008, 12), born in Baton Rouge Louisiana
  • 1972-10-05 Grant Hill, American basketball player (Det Pistons, Olympic gold 1996), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1972-10-08 Dede Demet, American cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1972-10-10 Marianne Limpert, Canadian 200m relay swimmer (Olympic silver 1996), born in Matagami, Quebec
  • 1972-10-11 Brigitte Soucy, Canadian volleyballer (Olympics 1996), born in Moncton, New Brunswick
  • 1972-10-13 Summer Sanders, American butterfly swimmer (Olympic gold 1992, 96), born in Roseville, California
  • 1972-10-16 Darren Balmforth, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-10-19 Glen Anthony Mitchell, New Zealand road race cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Hamilton, New Zealand
  • 1972-10-19 Megan Still, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-10-19 Otto Steffers, field hockey defender (Olympics 1996), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 1972-10-23 Tiffeny Milbrett, soccer forward (Olympics 1996), born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1972-10-27 John Steel, 100m/200m swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1972-10-27 Maria Mutola, Mozambican 800m runner (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Lourenço Marques, Mozambique
  • 1972-10-30 Georgina Douglas, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-11-02 Marie-Josée Gilbeau-Ouimet, Canadian kayaker (World C'ships 3 gold K-2 200m 1995, 98; K-4 200m 1995), born in Lachine, Quebec
  • 1972-11-06 Vicki Movessian, American ice hockey defenseman (USA, Olympic-98), born in Concord, Massachusetts
  • 1972-11-07 Emily Lesueur, American synchronized swimmer (Olympic gold teams 1996), born in Glendale, California
  • 1972-11-08 Chris Fydler, Australian swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1972-11-14 Lori Dupuis, ice hockey forward (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • 1972-11-25 Kevin Han, US badminton player (Olympics 1996), born in Shanghai, China
  • 1972-12-05 Kevin Sally, Canadian archer (Olympics 1996), born in Richmond Hill, Ontario
  • 1972-12-06 Brendan Garard, Australian field hockey halfback (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-12-07 Hermann Maier, Austrian skier (2 Olympic gold medals 1998), born in Altenmarkt im Pongau, Austria
  • 1972-12-09 Paul Greene, Australian 100m/200m/400m (Olympics 1996), born in Wetaskiwin, Canada
  • 1972-12-12 Greg Randolph, American road cyclist (Olympics-74th-96), born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1972-12-17 Ivan Pedroso, Cuba, long jumper (Olympic 4th 1992)
  • 1972-12-20 Jan Caloun, Czech hockey forward (Team Czech Olympic gold 1998), born in Ústí nad Labem, Czech Republic
  • 1972-12-20 Jonathan Wyatt, New Zealand 5000m runner (Olympics 1996), born in Wellington, New Zealand
  • 1972-12-22 Anthony Edwards, Australian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Ballarat, Australia
  • 1972-12-28 Adam Clawson, US slalom canoeist (Olympic-19th-96), born in Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1973-01-07 Ricky Wood, American diver (Olympics 1996), born in Troy, New York
  • 1973-01-07 Robert Dunn, American team handball left wing (Olympics 1996), born in Glenn Cove, New York
  • 1973-01-10 Glenn Robinson, American NBA forward (Milw, Olympic gold 1996), born in Gary, Indiana
  • 1973-01-19 Yevgeny Sadovyi, Russian swimmer (Olympic gold 200fre/400fre/4x200m 1992), born in Volzhsky, Russia
  • 1973-01-24 Erik Gervais, Canadian kayaker (Olympics 1996), born in Valleyfield, Quebec
  • 1973-01-28 Bronwyn Thompson, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1973-01-28 Robert Braknis, 100m backstroke/4 x 100 (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1973-02-01 Tiia Reima, Finnish ice hockey center (bronze Olympics 1998; World C'ships 1990, 92, 94, 97, 99; 4 x Euro C'ship gold), born in Tampere, Finland
  • 1973-02-03 Jim Campbell, American hockey forward (Olympics 1994), born in Worcester, Massachusetts
  • 1973-02-04 Oscar De La Hoya, American boxer (Olympic gold 1992, 6-weight world champion), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1973-02-07 Billy Baumhoff, soccer midfielder/forward (Olympic gold 1996), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1973-02-07 Sonia Paquette, St-Janvier Quebec, hurdler (Olympics 1996)
  • 1973-02-08 Michelle Brogan, Australian basketball forward (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • 1973-02-08 Tom King, Australian 470 class sailor (Olympics 1996)
  • 1973-02-12 Brendon Mark Cameron, New Zealand 4k pursuit cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Otorohanga, New Zealand
  • 1973-02-14 Michael "Mike" Theodore Lambert IV, US rower (Olympics 1996), born in Thomaston, Georgia

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