🏆🏈Roy Winston -- is 81 in the year 2021 and 82 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1940
Misc: Super Bowl IV, VIII, IX, XI
Sports Teams: Minnesota Vikings
🏆⚾Frank Linzy -- is 81 in the year 2021 and 82 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1940
🏆🏀Jim Lynam -- is 80 in the year 2021 and 81 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1941
NBA Coach, NBA Player, College Basketball Coach
🏆🏌Silky Sullivan -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1947
🏆🥊Theodore Long -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1947 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Wrestling Figure
Misc: WWE wrestling personality, manager, and referee
🏆⚽Peter Frederick Wilson -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1947
Soccer Player, Australian
🏆⚾Dave Pagan -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1949 N.S.
MLB Pitcher, Canadian
🏆🏈Pete Carroll -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1951 N.S.
NFL Executive, NFL Coach, College Football Coach
Names/Places: RN: Peter Clay Carroll
📰🎭🏆Tawny Schneider -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1956
Newscaster, Actress, Beauty Pagent Winner
Names/Places: aka: Tawny Little; John's ex-wife; RMLN:Elaine Godin then Little
Misc: Miss America of 1976
Movie Titles: Rocky II, Money Talks
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🏆🏌Fulton Allem -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1957
Golfer, South African
🎭🏆⛸Sarah Kawahara -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1961 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Choreographer, Figure Skater
🎭🏆🏈Dan Marino -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1961
Hall of Famer, Movie Actor, NFL Quarterback
Names/Places: b. in Pittsburgh, PA
Misc: four-time leading passer in AFC (1983-84,86,89); set NFL single season records for TD passes (48) and passing yards (5,084) with Miami in 1984; entered 1994 season ranked 2nd in career TD passes (298); career 47,299+ yards; ten 3,000 yard seasons.
Sports Teams: Miami Dolphins (1983-1999)
🏆🏈Aubrey Matthews -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1962
NFL Wide Receiver
🏆🏈Earnest Byner -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1962 N.S.
NFL Coach, NFL Runningback
Sports Teams: Washington Redskins, Cleveland Browns
🏆🏀Pete Myers -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1963
NBA Coach, NBA Player
Names/Places: RN: Peter Eddie Myers
🏆🏀Sherman Douglas -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1966
Names/Places: NN: The General
🏆🏈Dexter Carter -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1967
🏆⚾Paul Abbott -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1967
🏆⚾Dennis Moeller -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1967
🏆⚾Rich Robertson -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1968
🏆⚾Herbert Perry -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1969
MLB Player, College Baseball Player
🏆🏈Chad Bratzke -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1971
NFL Defensive End
Sports Teams: New York Giants, Indianapolis Colts
🏆🏈Myron Bell -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1971
🏆🏈Will Shields -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1971
Hall of Famer, NFL Guard, College Football Player
Misc: 12x Pro Bowl, 3x First Team, 4x Second Team; in the College Football and Pro Football Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: Universiy of Nebraska, Kansas City Chiefs (1993-2006)
🏆🎾Wayne Ferreira -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1971
Tennis Player, South African
🏆🏁🏊Thomas Fitzgerald "Tom" Dolan -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1975--3--
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, American
✍🎭🏆Sophie Dahl -- is 44 in the year 2021 and 45 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1977 N.S.
Author, Actress, Model, English
🏆🏀Jason Terry -- is 44 in the year 2021 and 45 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1977 N.S.
Sports Teams: Dallas Mavericks
🎵🏆Zach Filkins -- is 43 in the year 2021 and 44 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1978 N.S.
Songwriter, Pop Guitarist, Model
Group Names: One Republic
🎭🏆Dave Annable -- is 42 in the year 2021 and 43 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1979
TV Shows: Third Watch, Brothers and Sisters (as Justin Walker), Red Band Society, Heartbeat (as Dr. Pierce Harrison)
Movie Titles: You May Not Kiss the Bride, What's Your Number?, The Little Black Book
🏆🏀Mike Dunleavy Jr. -- is 41 in the year 2021 and 42 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1980
NBA Player, College Basketball Player
Sports Teams: Duke University, Golden State Warriors, Indiana Pacers, Milwaukee Bucks, Chicago Bulls
🏆🏈Aaron Ross -- is 39 in the year 2021 and 40 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1982 N.S.
Sports Teams: New York Giants
🏆🏁🏍Fredrik (Motorcycle) Lindgren -- is 36 in the year 2021 and 37 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1985 N.S.
Motorcyclist, Model, Swedish
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🏆⛸Jenna McCorkell -- is 35 in the year 2021 and 36 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1986 N.S.
Figure Skater, Olympic Athlete, Northern Ireland
🏆🏀Dennis Schröder -- is 28 in the year 2021 and 29 in the year 2022; b.9/15/1993 N.S.
NBA Guard, German
💰🏆🏁Ettore Bugatti -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/15/1881 d.8/21/1947 (65)
Hall of Famer, Manufacturer, Auto Racer, French, Italian
Misc: Founder of Bugatti; in the Motorsports Hall of Fame though not a racer
🏆🏀Edward "Eddie" Gottlieb -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/15/1898 N.S. d.12/7/1979 N.S. (81)
Hall of Famer, NBA Owner, NBA Manager, NBA Coach
Names/Places: NN:Mr. Basketball and The Mogul
Sports Teams: Philadelphia Warriors (first coach and manager and former owner 1951-1962)
🏆🎳Russ Gersonde -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/15/1907 d.3/14/1989 (81)
Hall of Famer, Bowler
Misc: one of the tallest leading bowlers at 6 foot 4 1/2.
🏆⚾Lee Gamble -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/15/1910 N.S. d.10/5/1994 N.S. (84)
🏆🏌Karsten Solheim -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/15/1911 d.2/26/2000 (88)
Hall of Famer, Golf Figure, Norweigan
Misc: a golf club designer and businessman; founder of the Solheim Cup.
🏆🏀John Isaacs -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/15/1915 N.S. d.1/26/2009 N.S. (93)
Hall of Famer, Basketball Player, Panamaian
Sports Teams: New York Renaissance, Washington Bears
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🏆🏀Harry Edward "Buddy" Jeannette -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/15/1917 N.S. d.3/11/1998 N.S. (80)
Hall of Famer, Basketball Figure, Basketball Coach
Misc: Played in the ABL and the NBL; most of his playing career came prior to the formation of the modern NBA or its predecessor leagues; however Jeannette did serve three years as a player-coach for the original Baltimore Bullets of the Basketball Association of America. In the 1948 BAA playoffs, he became the first player-coach to win a professional championship.
Sports Teams: Cleveland White Horses (NBL, 1938-1939), Detroit Eagles (1939-1941, NBL), Sheboygan Red Skins (1942, NBL), Fort Wayne Pistons (1943-1946, NBL), Baltimore Bullets (1946-1950, BAA), Baltimore Bullets (coach, 1946-1951, BAA), Georgetown Hoyas (coach, 1952-1956, college), Baltimore Bullets (coach, 1964-1965, NBA), Baltimore Bullets (coach, 1966-1967, NBA), Pittsburgh Pipers (coach, 1969-1970, ABA)
🏆🏁🚲🏃Fausto Coppi -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/15/1919 N.S. d.1/2/1960 N.S. (40)
Bicyclist, Runner, Italian
Misc: ran world record 45,798 km
🏆⚾Dave Garcia -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/15/1920 N.S. d.5/22/2018 N.S. (97)
MLB General Manager, MLB Manager, MLB Coach
🏆🎾Ashley J. Cooper -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/15/1936 N.S. d.5/22/2020 N.S. (83)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player, Australian
Misc: US Open 1957
🏆🥊King Curtis Iaukea -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/15/1937 N.S. d.12/4/2010 N.S. (73)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler
Names/Places: RN: Curtis Piehau Iaukea III
🏆🎾Rafael H. Osuna -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/15/1938 d.6/4/1969 N.S. (30)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player
Names/Places: NN:El Pelon
Misc: US Open 1963
⛪🎭🏆🏈Merlin Jay Olsen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/15/1940 d.3/11/2010 (69)
Hall of Famer, Mormon, Actor, Sports Commentator, Football Announcer, NFL Defensive, NFL Tackle
Names/Places: b. in Logan, UT
Misc: Los Angeles Rams' Fearsome Foursome Defensive Tackle in 14 Pro Bowls, played 208 games
Sports Teams: Los Angeles Rams (1962-1976)
TV Shows: Little House on the Prarie (as Jonathan Garvey), Father Murphy (as John Michael Murphy)
🏆⚽Graham Taylor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/15/1944 d.1/12/2017 N.S. (72)
Sports Commentator, Soccer Player, Soccer Manager, English
Misc: a soccer pundit
🏆🏈Pete Athas -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/15/1946 N.S. d.6/28/2015 N.S. (68)
🏆⚾Frank Chance -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/9/1876 d.9/15/1924 (48)
Hall of Famer, MLB Manager, MLB First Baseman
Misc: member of baseball's most famous double-play combination, Tinker to Evers to Chance.
Sports Teams: Chicago Orphans/Chicago Cubs (player 1898-1912, manager 1905-1912), New York Yankees (player 1913-1914, manager 1913-1914), Boston Red Sox (manager 1923)
🏆⚾Smokey Burgess -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/6/1927 d.9/15/1991 (64)
🎭🎵🏆⚾André Baruch -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/20/1908 d.9/15/1991 (83)
Announcer, Radio Disc Jock, Baseball Announcer, French
Misc: Your Hit Parade, The Shadow
Sports Teams: Brooklyn Dodgers (announcer)
🏆Roberto Cavanagh -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/12/1914 d.9/15/2002 (87)
Olympic Athlete, Polo Player, Argentine
Misc: Olympic Gold 1936
🏆⛸Ardelle Kloss -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/12/1916 d.9/15/2011 (95)
Hall of Famer, Figure Skater
🏆🏁Mike Stefanik -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/20/1958 N.S. d.9/15/2019 N.S. (61)
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer
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