1874 – Born on the 24th of February in Chartiers, Pennsylvania. 1897 – Played For Louisville Colonels Pittsburgh. 1900 – He played Primary Team Pittsburgh Pirates. 1905 – He became the first baseball player to have his signature branded into a Louisville Slugger baseball bat. 1917 – Managed Pittsburgh Pirates. ..
1915 – Born on 24th of March in Nebraska, USA. 1930 – He was married to Betty Hanson. 1940 – He began his career in professional wrestling as Gorgeous George. His famed "Human Orchid" persona was created in part by growing his hair long, dyeing it blonde, and putting gold-plated bobby pins in ..
US boxer 1914 – Born – Merchantville- New Jersey 1930 – He debuted as a professional boxer on September 9, After five straight knockout wins, in 1933, he lost for the first time, beaten on points by Henry Wilson in Philadelphia. 1947 – he was given his first world title try, breaking ..
1952 – Born on August 17th in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Argentinian tennis player in the late 70s. 1969 – He became a professional tennis player. 1977 – He won the men’s singles at French Open and at the U.S. Open. 1978-1979 – He won the men’s singles at Australian Open. 1991 – Inducted in the ..
1950 – Born in Richelieu on the 18th of January. 1967 – Villeneuve started competitive driving in local drag-racing events, entering his road car, a modified Ford Mustang. 1970 – He married Joann Barthe, with whom he had two children, Jacques and Melanie. 1975 – He won his first Atlantic race at Gimli Motosport Park ..
1971 – He was born on the 9th day of April this year in St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, Canada. 1977 – He was a winner of Formula One. 1989 – He first competed in the Italian Formula 3 series from this year up to 1991. 1992 – He raced in the Japanese Formula 3 ..
1951 – Born on July 15th in Minneapolis, Minnesota. A wrestler turned Governor of Minnesota. 1969-1973 – He entered the US Navy as an Underwater Demolition Team during the Vietnam War. – A graduate of Roosevelt High School, Minneapolis. 1976 – Married his wife, Terry Larson on July 25th. They had two children. ..
1978 – Pieter Cornelis Martijn van den Hoogenband, born on the 14th of March in Geldrop, near Eindhoven. He is a Dutch swimmer and a triple Olympic champion. He is the current world record holder in 100 m freestyle swimming (47.84s). 1993 – Achieved his first successes, performing well on the European Youth Olympic Days. ..
US football player 1933 – Johnny Unitas was born in Pittsburgh PA, in the 7th of May. 1951- 1954 – University of Louisville 1955 – the Pittsburgh Steelers of the NFL drafted Unitas in the ninth round. However, Unitas was released before the season began. The Steelers had four ..
US boxer heavyweight boxing champion 1986-1990 imprisoned 1992-1995 after conviction for rape WBC heavyweight boxing champion 1996– WBA heavyweight boxing champion 1..