Soccer in History (Part 7)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 601 - 700 of 883

  • 1975-01-21 Willem Korsten, Dutch soccer player (Vitesse)
  • 1975-02-05 Giovanni van Bronckhorst, Dutch soccer player (Feyenoord), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 1975-02-05 Jan l'Ami, Dutch soccer player (Willem II), born in Breda, Netherlands
  • 1975-02-19 Raymond Graanoogst, Suriname/Dutch soccer player (FC Utrecht)
  • 1975-03-09 Roy Makaay, Dutch soccer player (Vitesse), born in Wijchen, Netherlands
  • 1975-03-24 Debbie Keller, soccer forward (Olympics 1996), born in Winfield, Illinois
  • 1975-04-19 Temoc Suarez, American soccer forward (Olympic gold 1996), born in Greenwood, South Carolina
  • 1975-04-22 Stijn Haeldermans, Belgian soccer player (MVV)
  • 1975-05-01 Marc-Vivien Foé, Cameroon soccer midfielder (62 caps; collapsed during international match, died; Lens, West Ham, Lyon), born in Yaounde, Cameroon (d. 2003)
  • 1975-05-01 Alexei Smertin, Russian soccer midfielder/executive (55 caps; Zarya Leninsk-Kuznetsky, Bordeaux), born in Barnaul, Russia
  • 1975-05-02 David Beckham, English soccer midfielder (England 115 caps, Man U, Real Madrid), born in London, England
  • 1975-05-23 Vincent Goossens, soccer player (Dordrecht '90)
  • 1975-05-28 Mike Fisher, soccer midfielder (Olympic gold 1996), born in Naperville, Illinois
  • 1975-06-09 Paul Agostino, Australian soccer striker (Olyroos, Olympics 1996)
  • 1975-07-05 Hernán Crespo, Argentine soccer striker, coach (Argentina 64 caps, 35 goals; Parma, Chelsea, Banfield), born in Florida Este, Argentina
  • 1975-08-06 Rik Platvoet, Dutch soccer player, (FC Twente, MVV)
  • 1975-08-15 Jurgen Dirkx, soccer player (PSV)
  • 1975-08-22 Robert Enes, Australian soccer midfielder (Olyroos, Olympics 1996)
  • 1975-10-04 Cristiano Lucarelli, Italian soccer striker and manager (6 caps; AS Liverno), born in Livorno, Italy
  • 1975-10-06 Jan Harm Schippers, Dutch soccer player (SC Heerenveen, Veendam)
  • 1975-10-09 Mark Viduka, Australian soccer striker (Olyroos, Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1975-10-13 Leo Koswal, Dutch soccer player (Dordrecht '90), born in Breda, Netherlands
  • 1975-10-22 Melchior Schoenmakers, soccer player (SC Heerenveen)
  • 1975-12-04 Marci Miller [Jobson], American soccer midfielder and coach (17 caps; coach Baylor), born in St. Charles, Illinois
  • 1975-12-12 Craig Moore, Australian soccer defender and broadcaster (52 caps; Glasgow Rangers 175 games), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1975-12-27 Patrick Paauwe, Dutch soccer player (PSV, Graafschap)
  • 1976-01-03 Angelos Basinas, Greek soccer defensive midfielder (100 caps; European C'ship 2004), born in Chalkida, Greece
  • 1976-01-18 Vincent Polvliet, Dutch soccer player (FC Utrecht)
  • 1976-02-01 Anne Mäkinen, Finnish soccer central midfielder (118 caps; AIK, Stockholm), born in Helsinki, Finland
  • 1976-02-08 Holly Manthei, soccer midfielder/forward (Olympics 1996), born in Edina, Minnesota
  • 1976-02-21 Robin Confer, American soccer forward (Olympics 1996)
  • 1976-03-18 Jovan Kirovski, American soccer player
  • 1976-03-20 Arno Knapen, Dutch soccer player (Holten, FC Twente)
  • 1976-03-24 Danielle Garrett, Camp Hill Penn, soccer forward (Olympics 1996)
  • 1976-03-26 Ufuk Talay, Australian soccer player
  • 1976-04-01 Clarence Seedorf, Dutch soccer midfielder (87 caps; AC Milan, Ajax, Real Madrid) and manager (AC Milan, Deportivo La Coruña, Cameroon), born in Paramaribo, Suriname
  • 1976-04-25 Gilberto [Gilberto da Silva Melo], Brazilian soccer midfielder (36 caps; Hertha BSC; Flamengo), born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • 1976-05-29 Caçapa, Brazilian soccer defender (Brazil 3 caps, Lyon), born in Lavras, Brazil
  • 1976-05-29 Yegor Titov, Russian soccer midfielder, coach (Russia 41 caps), born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1976-06-16 Frank van Twillert, soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles)
  • 1976-06-23 Wade Barrett, American soccer player
  • 1976-07-01 Patrick Kluivert, Dutch soccer striker (Netherlands 79 caps)), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • 1976-07-01 Hannu Tihinen, Finnish soccer defender (Finland 76 caps), born in Keminmaa, Finland
  • 1976-07-01 Ruud van Nistelrooy, Dutch soccer striker (Netherlands 70 caps, Man U), born in Oss, Netherlands
  • 1976-07-08 Michael Renfurm, Surinam/Dutch soccer player (Sparta)
  • 1976-07-08 Staci Wilson, soccer defender (Olympics 1996), born in Livingston, New Jersey
  • 1976-07-16 Michael Petkovic, Australian soccer goalie (Olyroos, Olympics 1996), born in Fremantle, Australia
  • 1976-07-27 Fernando Ricksen, Dutch soccer midfielder (12 caps; Glasgow Rangers), born in Hoensbroek, Limburg (d. 2019)
  • 1976-08-01 Nwankwo Kanu, Nigerian soccer player (Ajax), born in Owerri, Imo, Nigeria
  • 1976-08-05 Germain Wattamaleo, soccer player (Sparta)
  • 1976-08-15 Boudewijn Send, soccer player (PSV)
  • 1976-08-16 Jonatan Johansson, Finnish soccer striker, manager (106 caps; Rangers, Charlton), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1976-08-21 Jeff Cunningham, Jamaican American soccer player, born in Montego Bay, Jamaica
  • 1976-08-23 Kate Sobrero, American soccer defender (Olympics 1996), born in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
  • 1976-08-24 Bjorn van der Doelen, Dutch soccer player (PSV), born in Goirle, Netherlands
  • 1976-08-24 Nordin Wooter, Dutch soccer player (Ajax), born in Breda, Netherlands
  • 1976-08-26 Carey Tally, soccer midfielder (Olympic gold 1996), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1976-08-29 Pablo Mastroeni, American soccer player, born in Mendoza, Argentina
  • 1976-09-06 Danny Blankers, Dutch soccer player (PSV/Willem II), born in Goirle, Netherlands

Person of interestRonaldo

1976-09-18 Ronaldo [Luís Nazário de Lima], Brazilian retired soccer player, popularly described as "O Fenômeno" (The Phenomenon), born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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  • 1976-10-04 Mauro Camoranesi, Italian soccer winger and manager (55 caps; Juventus), born in Tandil, Argentina
  • 1976-10-07 Gilberto Silva, Brazilian soccer defender (93 caps; Arsenal, Panathinaikos), born in Lagoa da Prata, Minas Gerais
  • 1976-11-03 Guillermo Franco, Mexican soccer striker (25 caps; Villarreal), born in Corrientes, Argentina
  • 1976-11-19 Stylianos Venetidis, Greek soccer player
  • 1976-11-25 Clint Mathis, American soccer player
  • 1976-12-25 Scott Vermillion, American soccer defender (Olympic gold 1996), born in Independence, Missouri
  • 1977-01-01 Hasan Salihamidžić, Bosnian soccer utility (42 caps; Bayern Munich, 234 games, sporting director), born in Jablanica, Bosnia & Herzegovina
  • 1977-01-03 Lee Bowyer, English soccer midfielder and manager (1 cap; Leeds United; manager Charlton Athletic 2018-19), born in London, England
  • 1977-01-17 Ali el Kattabi, Dutch soccer player (Sparta), born in Schiedam, Netherlands
  • 1977-02-01 Kevin Kilbane, Irish soccer left back, winger (110 caps Republic of Ireland; WBA, Sunderland, Everton), born in Preston, England
  • 1977-02-12 Jimmy Conrad, US soccer player, born in Arcadia, California
  • 1977-03-06 Giorgos Karagounis, Greek soccer player
  • 1977-03-27 Tom van der Leegte, Dutch soccer player (PSV), born in Bergeijk, Netherlands
  • 1977-04-17 Pascal de Vries, Dutch soccer player (FC Twente), born in Hengelo, Netherlands
  • 1977-05-05 Tiffany Roberts, American soccer midfielder (Olympics 1996), born in Petaluma, California
  • 1977-05-29 Massimo Ambrosini, Italian soccer midfielder (Italy 35 caps, AC Milan), born in Pesaro, Italy
  • 1977-05-29 António Lebo-Lebo, Angolan soccer defender (Angola 15 caps), born in Malanje, Angola
  • 1977-05-29 Marco Cassetti, Italian soccer defender (Italy 5 caps, Roma, Watford), born in Brescia, Italy
  • 1977-06-09 Zephnad Wattimury, Dutch soccer player (FC Groningen)
  • 1977-06-23 Hayden Foxe, Australian soccer defender (Olyroos, Olympics 1996)
  • 1977-07-24 Arnold Bruggink, Dutch soccer player (FC Twente)
  • 1977-12-02 Siyabonga Nomvethe, South African soccer forward (81 caps; Moroka Swallows, AmaZulu), born in Durban, South Africa
  • 1978-01-01 Philip Mulryne, Northern Irish soccer midfielder (27 caps; Norwich City) and Dominican friar and priest, born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • 1978-02-14 Laurie Schwoy, American soccer forward (Olympics 1996)
  • 1978-03-31 Jérôme Rothen, French soccer winger (France 13 caps, Paris SG, Caen, Monaco), born in Châtenay-Malabry, France
  • 1978-04-01 Antonio de Nigris, Mexican soccer striker (16 caps; Monterrey, Villarreal), born in Monterrey, Mexico (d. 2009)
  • 1978-04-09 Jorge Andrade, Portuguese soccer defender and manager (51 caps; Deportivo La Coruña), born in Lisbon, Portugal
  • 1978-04-11 Victor Sikora, Dutch soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles), born in Deventer, Netherlands
  • 1978-05-08 Cindy Parlow, soccer forward (Olympics 1996), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1978-05-27 Adin Brown, American soccer player
  • 1978-06-10 Brian West, American soccer player
  • 1978-07-20 Jen Grubb, Elk Hart Indiana, soccer defender (Olympics 1996)
  • 1978-08-05 Lorrie Fair, soccer defender (Olympics 1996), born in Los Altos, California
  • 1978-09-01 Max Vieri, Australian soccer player
  • 1978-09-22 Harry Kewell, Australian soccer player
  • 1978-10-03 Gerald Asamoah, German soccer forward (43 caps; Schalke 04 279 games, 44 goals), born in Mampong, Ghana
  • 1978-10-03 Claudio Pizarro, Peruvian soccer striker (85 caps; Bayern Munich 224 games, 87 goals), born in Callao, Peru
  • 1978-10-11 Kali, Angolan soccer defender (73 caps), born in Luanda, Angola
  • 1978-11-01 Danny Koevermans, Dutch soccer striker and coach (4 caps; Sparta Rotterdam), born in Schiedam, Netherlands
  • 1978-12-18 Ali Curtis, American soccer player

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