🏆⚾Johnny Edwards -- is 83 in the year 2021 and 84 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1938 N.S.
Misc: 3x All-Star, 2x Gold Glove
🎭🏆🏀Jon McGlocklin -- is 78 in the year 2021 and 79 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1943
Announcer, NBA Player
Sports Teams: Milwaukee Bucks
🏆🏌Eddie Polland -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1947 N.S.
Golfer, Northern Ireland
🏆⚾Ken Singleton -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1947
Sports Teams: Baltimore Orioles
🏆🏀John Gianelli -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1950
🏆🏈Steve King -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1951
🏆🏈Dan Fouts -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1951
Hall of Famer, Sports Analyst, Football Announcer, NFL Quarterback
Names/Places: Bob's son (Bob is a Bay Area Radio Hall of Famer)
Misc: 6x Pro Bowl, the first player to throw for 4,000 yards or more in three consecutive seasons; career 43,040 yds passing, 254 TDs, led passing 1979-1982; in the Chargers Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: San Diego Chargers (1973-1987)
TV Shows: Monday Night Football (2000-02)
🏆⚾Floyd Bannister -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1955
🏆Peter King -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1957 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Sports Writer
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🏆🏀Elston Turner -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1959
🏆⚽Carlo Ancelotti -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1959 N.S.
Soccer Coach, Italian
🏆🏒Brent Sutter -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1962
NHL Coach, NHL Player, Canadian
🎭🏆Elizabeth Hurley -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1966
Actress, Producer, Model, English
Misc: some say b. 1965
TV Shows: Gossip Girl (as Diana Payne), The Royals (as Queen Helena)
Movie Titles: Austin Powers (series), Serving Sara, EDtv, Bedazzled
🏆🏈DeWayne Dotson -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1971
🏆🏈Pat Johnson -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1972
🏆⚾Pokey Reese -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1973
Misc: 2x Gold Glove, I wonder if he had a friend named Gumby?
Sports Teams: Cincinnatti Reds, Pittsburgh Pirates, Boston Red Sox
🎭🏆D.J. Qualls -- is 43 in the year 2021 and 44 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1978 N.S.
Actor, Producer, Model
TV Shows: Memphis Beat, Legit, Z Nation
Movie Titles: Road Trip (series), The New Guy, Delta Farce, Hustle and Flow
🏆⛸Tara Lipinski -- is 39 in the year 2021 and 40 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1982
Hall of Famer, Figure Skater, Olympic Athlete
Misc: 1998 Winter Olympics
🏆🏈Marion Barber -- is 38 in the year 2021 and 39 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1983
🏆🏀Grayson Boucher -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1984 N.S.
🏆🏀Jeff Teague -- is 33 in the year 2021 and 34 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1988 N.S.
🎭🏆Kate Upton -- is 29 in the year 2021 and 30 in the year 2022; b.6/10/1992
Movie Titles: The Other Woman, Mademoiselle C, Tower Heist
🏆🏀Arthur Trester -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/10/1878 N.S. d.9/18/1944 N.S. (66)
Hall of Famer, Basketball Administrator
Misc: commissioner of the Indiana High School Athletic Association from 1922 to 1944
🏆🥊"Battling" Levinsky -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/10/1891 d.2/12/1949 (57)
Hall of Famer, Boxer
Names/Places: RN:Barney Williams
🏆⚾Fred Hofmann -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/10/1894 d.11/19/1964 (70)
🏆⚽Rudy Kuntner -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/10/1908 d.12/16/1982 (74)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Austrian
🏆⚾🏈Chuck Thompson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/10/1921 N.S. d.3/6/2005 N.S. (83)
Baseball Announcer, Football Announcer
Misc: Ford C. Frick Award winner in 1993
Sports Teams: Baltimore Orioles, Baltimore Colts
🏆⚾🏈Carmen Louis "Carm" Cozza -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/10/1930 N.S. d.1/4/2018 N.S. (87)
Hall of Famer, College Baseball Player, College Football Coach, College Football Player
Misc: in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: University of Miami (1956-1962), Yale University (1963-1996)
🏆🏈Chuck Fairbanks -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/10/1933 d.4/2/2013 (79)
🏆⚾Rick Camp -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/10/1953 d.4/25/2013 (59)
🏆🥊Jack Johnson -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/31/1878 d.6/10/1946 (68)
Hall of Famer, Boxer
Names/Places: NN:The Galveston Giant; FN:John Arthur
Misc: Johnson was poor and fought racial prejudice throughout his boxing career. He became the first black heavyweight champ in 1908, defeating then champ Tommy Burns in 14 rounds in Sydney Australia. Johnson lost only 7 of 114 bouts. He was the heavyweight champ from 1910-15.
🏆🥊Jack Root -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/26/1876 d.6/10/1963 (87)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, American, Austrian
Misc: boxing's first light heavyweight champion
🏆🥊Wladek Zbyszko -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/20/1891 d.6/10/1968 (76)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler, Austrian, Hungarian, Polish
Names/Places: RN:Wladyslaw Cyganiewicz
🏆⚾Bob Prince -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/1/1916 d.6/10/1985 (68)
Hall of Famer, Sports Commentator, Baseball Announcer
Names/Places: NN:The Gummer
Misc: Ford C. Frick Award winner in 1986
Sports Teams: Pittsburgh Pirates
TV Shows: Monday Night Baseball (1976)
🏆🎳Joe Joseph -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/11/1918 d.6/10/1988 (70)
Hall of Famer, Bowler
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🏆⚾🏈Lindsey Nelson -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/25/1919 d.6/10/1995 (76)
Hall of Famer, Sportscaster, Baseball Announcer, Football Announcer
Misc: Ford C. Frick Award winner in 1988 (Mets); all-purpose play-by-play broadcaster for CBS, NBC and others; 4-time Sportscaster of the Year (1959-62); voice of Cotton Bowl for 25 years; given Life Achievement Emmy Award in 1991.
Sports Teams: Notre Dame, Cotton Bowl, Sugar Bowl, New York Mets, San Francisco Giants
🏆⚾Big Jim Hearn -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/11/1921 d.6/10/1998 (77)
Sports Teams: Philadelphia Phillies, St. Louis Cardinals, San Francisco Giants
🏆🎳Norma Shaw -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/8/1937 N.S. d.6/10/2009 N.S. (72)
🏆🏁🏊Richard Walter Quick -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/31/1943 N.S. d.6/10/2009 N.S. (66)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, American
Misc: Swimming Coach
🏆🏈Godfrey Myles -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/22/1968 d.6/10/2011 (42)
🏆🏒Gordon "Gordie" Howe -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/31/1928 N.S. d.6/10/2016 N.S. (88)
Hall of Famer, NHL Right Wing, NHL Forward, Canadian
Names/Places: b. in Floral, Sask., Canada
Misc: played 1946-1971, 1973-1980; most games played (1,767), & assists (1,049); played 32 seasons in NHL and WHA from 1946-80, 26 with the NHL; led NHL in scoring 6 times; All-NHL first team 12 times; MVP 6 times in NHL (1952-53,57-58,60,63) with Detroit and once in WHA (1974) with Houston; ranks second on all-time NHL list in goals (801) and points (1,850) to Wayne Gretzky, most games played (1,767), & assists (1,049); played with sons Mark and Marty at Houston (1973-77) and New England-Hartford (1977-80).
Sports Teams: Omaha Knights (USHL), Detroit Red Wings (NHL), Hartford Whalers (NHL), Houston Aeros (WHA), New England Whalers (WHA), Detroit Vipers (IHL)
🏆🏁Tom McEwen -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/14/1937 N.S. d.6/10/2018 N.S. (81)
🏆🏁Sherman Utsman -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/15/1932 N.S. d.6/10/2019 N.S. (87)
Auto Racer, American
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🎨🏆Murray Olderman -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/27/1922 N.S. d.6/10/2020 N.S. (98)
Hall of Famer, Editorial Cartoonist, Sports Writer
Misc: specialized in cartoons related to sports.
🏆🥊John Francis "Johnny" Walker -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/10/1934 N.S. d.6/10/2020 N.S. (85)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler
Names/Places: aka Mr. Wrestling II or Mr. Wrestling No. 2
🏆⚾Claudell Washington -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/31/1954 N.S. d.6/10/2020 N.S. (65)
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