Birthdays of Sport Stars on April 1

1902 :L P Jai, cricketer (one Test India v England 1934, scored 19 & 0)
1906 :Sigve Lie, Norway, yachtsmans (Olympic-gold-1948, 52)
1935 :John Murray, cricketer (Eng 1961-67, 1st wk called Murray to play Tests)
1939 :Phil Niekro, knuckleball pitcher (NY Yankees, Atlanta Braves)
1941 :Ajit Wadekar, cricketer (stalwart Indian batsman & capt)
1952 :Rey Robinson, US, 100m sprinter (Olympic-1972)
1953 :Aftab Baloch, cricketer (Pakistani in 2 Tests, scored 428 for Sind 74)
1957 :David Gower, cricketer (elegant England left-handed batsman 1978-92)
1958 :Anton Innauer, Austria, 70m ski jumper (Olympic-gold-1980)
1961 :Jim Jeffcoat, NFL defensive end (Buffalo Bills)
1962 :Rich Amaral, Visalia CA, outfielder (Seattle Mariners)
1964 :John Morris, cricketer (England right-hand batsman v India 1990)
1964 :Kevin Duckworth, NBA center (Milwaukee Bucks)
1964 :Scott Stevens, Kitchener, NHL defenseman (NJ Devils, Team Canada)
1965 :John "Jumbo" Elliot, NFL tackle (NY Giants, NY Jets)
1965 :Mark Jackson, NBA guard (Indiana Pacers)
1966 :Odie Harris, NFL safety/defensive back (Houston Oilers)
1968 :Joel Smeenge, NFL defensive end (Jacksonville Jaguars)
1969 :Andrew Vlahov, Australian basketball forward (Olympics-1988, 92, 96)
1969 :Frank Castillo, El Paso TX, pitcher (Chic Cubs)
1969 :Kevin Dean, Madison, NHL defenseman (NJ Devils)
1970 :Mark Wheeler, NFL defensive tackle (Tampa Bay Bucs, NE Patriots)
1970 :Wyatt Jones, Honolulu Hawaii, kayak (alt-Olympics-96)
1971 :Ernest Jones, NFL defensive end (Saints, Denver Broncos-Superbowl 32)
1972 :Kenny Gales, NFL/WLAF cornerback (Chicago Bears, Barcelona Dragons)
1973 :Stephen Fleming, cricketer (NZ left-handed Test batsman 1994-)
1975 :Kristine Quance, 100m breaststroke/200m medley (Olympics-96)



Comments



Birthdays

Personalities
Actors
Actresses
Directors
Models
Comedians,Singers etc.
Composers
Sport Stars
Golf Stars
Tennis Players

Deaths

All

Events

Events from History
Scientific Events
Sporting Events
Golfing Events