Birthdays in Sport on this Day in History

Birthdays in Sport for Thursday 24th July 2014

Results 1 - 54 of 54

1867 - Fred Tate, cricketer (father of Maurice, 1 Test, Eng v Aus 1902)
1888 - Arthur Richardson, Australian Cricket batsman (20's)
1917 - Simon Slattvik, Norway, cross country ski jumper (Olympic-gold-1952)
1917 - Jack Moroney, Australian cricketer (d. 1999)
1919 - Ferdinand Kübler, Swiss cyclist
1926 - Hans-Gunther Winkler, Germany, Equestrian jumper (Olympic-gold-1956)
1929 - Alfred Binns, West Indian cricket wicketkeeper (1953-56)
1933 - Doug Sanders, American golfer
1934 - Willie Davis, NFL defensive end (Cleveland Browns, Green Bay)
1935 - George Varnals, South African cricket batsman (England 1964-65)
1938 - John Sparling, NZ cricket all-rounder (11 Tests 1958-64)
1939 - Bob Lilly, NFL defensive tackle (Dallas Cowboys)
1939 - Walter Bellamy, New Bern NC, NBA center (Knicks/Olympic-gold-1960), (d. 2013)
1943 - Lyudmila Bragina, USSR, 1500m runner (Olympic-gold-1972)
1947 - M Jacques Fouroux, rugby player
1947 - Zaheer Abbas, cricketer (probably Pakistan's finest batsman ever)
1953 - Steve Grogan, NFL QB (New England Patriots)
1954 - Philippe Alliot, race driver (grand prix)
1955 - Lubov Odinokova, USSR, team Handball (Olympic-gold-1976, 80)
1959 - Brian Fogt, Dayton OH, Nike golfer (1992 Ft Wayne Open-7th)
1959 - Edward Liddie, Union Ga, Judo fighter (Olympic-bronze-1984)
1961 - Kerry Dixon, English footballer
1962 - Kevin Butler, NFL kicker (Chic Bears)
1963 - Julie Krone, Benton Harbor Mich, jockey (1st female to win Belmont-93)
1963 - Karl Malone, Summeerfield LA, NBA forward (Utah, Oly-2 gold-92, 96)
1964 - Barry Bonds, Riverside CA, left fielder (Pirates, SF Giants, 3X MVP)
1964 - Erminia Russo, Kelowna BC, volleyball player (Olympics-96)
1965 - Andrew Gaze, Australian basketball player (Olympics-1984, 88, 92, 96)
1965 - Brian Blades, NFL wide receiver (Seattle Seahawks)
1965 - Joe Oliver, Memphis TN, catcher (Cin Reds)
1966 - Martin Keown, English footballer
1968 - Mark Gunn, NFL defensive end (Philadelphia Eagles)
1969 - Chris King, NBA forward (Vancouver Grizzlies)
1969 - Rick Fox, NBA guard/forward (LA Lakers, Boston Celtics)
1969 - Steve Jennings, Wash DC, field hockey midfielder (Olympics-96)
1970 - Blaine Bishop, NFL safety (Houston Oilers)
1970 - Philip Sykes, Tacoma Wash, field hockey defender (Olympics-96)
1971 - Dino Baggio, Italian footballer
1972 - Kaiō Hiroyuki, Japanese sumo wrestler
1974 - Steve Bornhoeft, LaGrange Ill, canoe (alt-Olympics-96)
1975 - Gloria Pizzichini, Italy, tennis star
1975 - Torrie Wilson, American wrestler
1976 - Anita Nall, US, breaststroke swimmer (Olympics-gold-1992)
1976 - Scott Logan, Brisbane QLD Australia, swimmer (Olympics-96)
1976 - Tiago Monteiro, Portuguese Formula One driver
1976 - Nate Bump, American baseball player
1977 - Arnold Bruggink, Dutch soccer player (FC Twente)
1977 - Mehdi Mahdavikia, Iranian football player
1979 - Valerio Scassellati, Italian racing driver
1979 - Anne-Gaëlle Sidot, French tennis player
1979 - José Valverde, American baseball player
1982 - Thiago Medeiros, Brazilian racing driver
1983 - Daniele De Rossi, Italian footballer
1986 - Andrei Lutai, Russian figure skater

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