🏆🏈Elvin Bethea -- is 75 in the year 2021 and 76 in the year 2022; b.3/1/1946
Hall of Famer, NFL Player
Misc: 8x Pro Bowl, 4x Second Team All-Pro, 4x First Team All AFC, 4x Second Team All-AFC; Oilers #65 retired
Sports Teams: Houston Oilers (1968-1983)
🏆🎾Jan Kodeš -- is 75 in the year 2021 and 76 in the year 2022; b.3/1/1946 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player, Czechoslovakian
⛪🎭Ron Howard -- is 67 in the year 2021 and 68 in the year 2022; b.3/1/1954
Hall of Famer, Protestant, TV/Movie Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Movie Producer/Director, Narrator
Names/Places: RN: Ronald William Howard; aka Ronny Howard; b. in Duncan, Okla.
TV Shows: The Smith Family (as Bob Smith), The Andy Griffith Show (as Opie Taylor), The Smith Family (as Bob), Happy Days (as Richie Cunningham), The Fonz and the Happy Days Gang, Arrested Development (narrator)
Movie Titles: Grand Theft Auto, Eat My Dust, American Graffiti, Cocoon (director), Night Shift (director), Splash (director), Skyward (director), Apollo 13 (director), EDtv (director), A Beautiful Mind (director), Backdraft (director)
🏆Elena Sergeyevna Vaytsekhovskaya -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.3/1/1958 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Diver, Olympic Athlete, Soviet
🏆🏈Mike Rozier -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.3/1/1961
Hall of Famer, NFL Runningback, College Football Player, USFL Figure
Misc: Heisman Trophy (1983)
Sports Teams: University of Nebraska, Pittsburgh Maulers (1984), Jacksonville Bulls (1985), Houston Oilers (1985-1990), Atlanta Falcons (1990-1991)
🏆🏒Ron Francis -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.3/1/1963
Hall of Famer, NHL General Manager, NHL Center, Canadian
Misc: played 1981-2004
Sports Teams: Hartford Whalers, Pittsburgh Penguins, Carolina Hurricanes, Toronto Maple Leafs
🏆🥊Booker Huffman Jr. -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.3/1/1965 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Sports Commentator, Wrestler
Names/Places: ring name: Booker T
🎨Augustus Saint Gaudens -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/1/1848 d.8/3/1907 (59)
Hall of Famer, Sculptor, Irish
Misc: designed 1907 $20 gold piece.
🏆🎾Julian Myrick -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/1/1880 d.1/4/1969 (88)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player
🎵Walter Davis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/1/1912 d.10/22/1963 (51)
Hall of Famer, Pianist, Blues Singer
Group Names: Yazoo
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🏆⚾Harry Caray -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/1/1914 d.2/18/1998 (83)
Hall of Famer, Baseball Announcer
Names/Places: father of sportscaster Skip and grandfather of sportscaster Chip
Misc: Ford C. Frick Award winner in 1989; Radio-TV baseball play-by-play broadcaster; some say b. 1917 or 1919; NOT to be confused with actor Harry Carey; some say b. 1917
Sports Teams: St.Louis Cardinals, Oakland Athletics, Chicago White Sox, Chicago Cubs
🎭🎵Cliffie Stone -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/1/1917 d.1/17/1998 (80)
Hall of Famer, Comedian, TV Host, Music Executive, Music Producer, Songwriter, Radio Disc Jock, Music Publisher, Bassist, Bandleader, Country Singer
Names/Places: RN:Clifford Gilpin Snyder
Song Titles: The Popcorn Song
🏆🏒Max Bentley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/1/1920 d.1/19/1984 (63)
Hall of Famer, NHL Center, Canadian
Misc: played 1940-1954
Sports Teams: Chicago Black Hawks, Toronto Maple Leafs, New York Rangers
🏆🏈Pete Rozelle -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/1/1926 d.12/6/1996 (70)
Hall of Famer, NFL Executive
Names/Places: b. in South Gate, CA; FN:Alvin Ray
Misc: NFL Commissioner from 1960-89; presided over growth of league from 12 to 28 teams, merger with AFL, creation of Super Bowl and advent of huge TV rights fees.
🏆🏒Allan Stanley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/1/1926 d.10/18/2013 (87)
Hall of Famer, NHL Defensive, Canadian
Misc: played 1946-1969
Sports Teams: Providence Reds (AHL), Vancouver Canucks (WHL), New York Rangers, Chicago Black Hawks, Boston Bruins, Toronto Maple Leafs, Philadelphia Flyers
🏆🏁🏊Arthur Rowland Channel Tums Cavill -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/24/1877 N.S. d.3/1/1914 N.S. (36)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Australian
🏆⚽Dixie Dean -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/22/1907 d.3/1/1980 (73)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, English
🏆🏀Dallas Shirley -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/7/1913 N.S. d.3/1/1994 N.S. (80)
Hall of Famer, Basketball Referee
Misc: officiated over 2,000 basketball games from 1933-1966
🏆🥊Eusebio Pedroza -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/2/1953 N.S. d.3/1/2019 N.S. (65)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, Panamaian
🏆⚽Ian Saint John -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/7/1938 N.S. d.3/1/2021 N.S. (82)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Scottish
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