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Auto Racers
topNameBornStatusDiedAge
birthdayBobby Allison12/3/1937alive84
birthdayMario Andretti2/8/1940alive82
deadDale Earnhardt4/29/1951dead2/18/2001(49)
birthdayA. J. Foyt1/16/1935alive87

Lewis Hamilton1/7/1985alive37
deadLee Petty3/14/1914dead4/5/2000(86)
birthdayRichard Petty7/2/1937alive85
birthdayJackie Stewart6/11/1939alive83
deadAl Unser5/29/1939dead12/9/2021(82)
deadBobby Unser2/20/1934dead5/2/2021(87)

Baseball Players - Hall of Fame
topNameBornStatusDiedAge
Also see Living Members of the Baseball Hall of Fame
deadHank Aaron2/5/1934dead1/22/2021(86)
birthdayLuis Aparicio4/29/1934alive88

Jeff Bagwell5/27/1968alive54
deadErnie Banks1/31/1931dead1/23/2015(83)

Johnny Bench12/7/1947alive74
deadYogi Berra5/12/1925dead9/22/2015(90)

Craig Biggio12/14/1965alive56
deadLou Boudreau9/25/1917dead8/10/2001(83)

George Brett5/15/1953alive69
deadLou Brock6/18/1939dead9/6/2020(81)
deadRoy Campanella11/19/1921dead6/26/1993(71)

Rod Carew10/1/1945alive77

Steve Carlton12/22/1944alive77
deadGary Carter4/5/1954dead2/16/2012(57)
deadJoe DiMaggio11/25/1914dead3/8/1999(84)
deadLarry Doby12/13/1924dead6/18/2003(78)
deadBobby Doerr4/7/1918dead11/13/2017(99)
deadDon Drysdale7/23/1936dead7/3/1993(56)
deadBob Feller11/3/1918dead12/15/2010(92)

Rollie Fingers8/25/1946alive76

Carlton Fisk12/26/1947alive74
deadWhitey Ford10/21/1928dead10/8/2020(91)
deadBob Gibson11/9/1935dead10/2/2020(84)

Tom Glavine3/25/1966alive56
deadHank Greenberg1/1/1911dead9/4/1986(75)

Ken Griffey Jr.11/21/1969alive52
deadTony Gwynn5/9/1960dead6/16/2014(54)

Trevor Hoffman10/13/1967alive54
deadJim "Catfish" Hunter4/8/1946dead9/9/1999(53)
deadMonte Irvin2/25/1919dead1/11/2016(96)

Reggie Jackson5/18/1946alive76

Ferguson Jenkins12/13/1943alive78

Derek Jeter6/26/1974alive48

Randy Johnson9/10/1963alive59

Chipper Jones4/24/1972alive50
deadAl Kaline12/19/1934dead4/6/2020(85)
deadGeorge Kell8/23/1922dead3/24/2009(86)
deadHarmon Killebrew6/29/1936dead5/17/2011(74)
deadRalph Kiner10/27/1922dead2/6/2014(91)
birthdaySandy Koufax12/30/1935alive86
deadBob Lemon9/22/1920dead1/11/2000(79)

Greg Maddux4/14/1966alive56
deadMickey Mantle10/20/1931dead8/13/1995(63)

Pedro Martinez10/25/1971alive50
deadEddie Mathews10/13/1931dead2/18/2001(69)
birthdayWillie Mays5/6/1931alive91
deadWillie McCovey1/10/1938dead10/31/2018(80)
deadJoe Morgan9/19/1943dead10/11/2020(77)
deadStan Musial11/21/1920dead1/19/2013(92)
deadPhil Niekro4/1/1939dead12/26/2020(81)

Paul O'Neill (athlete)2/25/1963alive59

David Ortiz11/18/1975alive46

Jim Palmer10/15/1945alive76
birthdayTony Perez5/14/1942alive80
birthdayGaylord Perry9/15/1938alive84

Mike Piazza9/4/1969alive53
deadKirby Puckett3/14/1960dead3/6/2006(45)
deadPhil Rizzuto9/25/1917dead8/14/2007(89)
deadPee Wee Reese7/23/1918dead8/14/1999(81)

Cal Ripken Jr.8/24/1960alive62

Mariano Rivera11/29/1969alive52
deadRobin Roberts9/30/1926dead5/6/2010(83)
birthdayBrooks Robinson5/18/1937alive85
deadFrank Robinson8/31/1935dead2/7/2019(83)

Nolan Ryan1/31/1947alive75

Mike Schmidt9/27/1949alive73
deadRed Schoendienst2/2/1923dead6/6/2018(95)
deadTom Seaver11/17/1944dead8/31/2020(75)
deadEnos Slaughter4/27/1916dead8/12/2002(86)

Ozzie Smith12/26/1954alive67

John Smoltz5/15/1967alive55
deadDuke Snider9/19/1926dead2/27/2011(84)
deadWarren Spahn4/23/1921dead11/24/2003(82)
deadWillie Stargell3/6/1940dead4/9/2001(61)
deadDon Sutton4/2/1945dead1/19/2021(75)

Frank Thomas5/27/1968alive54
birthdayJoe Torre7/18/1940alive82
deadHoyt Wilhelm7/26/1923dead8/23/2002(79)
deadTed Williams8/30/1918dead7/5/2002(83)
birthdayCarl Yastrzemski8/22/1939alive83

Baseball Players - Other
topNameBornStatusDiedAge

Bob Boone11/19/1947alive74
deadBill Buckner12/14/1949dead5/27/2019(69)
deadKen Caminiti4/21/1963dead10/10/2004(41)

Jose Canseco7/2/1964alive58

Dave Dravecky2/14/1956alive66
deadCurt Flood1/18/1938dead1/20/1997(59)

Tommy John5/22/1943alive79
deadDarryl Kile12/2/1968dead6/22/2002(33)
deadDon Larsen8/7/1929dead1/1/2020(90)
deadRoger Maris9/10/1934dead12/14/1985(51)
deadTug McGraw8/30/1944dead1/5/2004(59)
deadJoe Niekro11/7/1944dead10/27/2006(61)
deadJ. R. Richard3/7/1950dead8/4/2021(71)
birthdayPete Rose4/14/1941alive81
deadRon Santo2/25/1940dead12/2/2010(70)

Darryl Strawberry3/12/1962alive60
deadJohnny Vander Meer11/2/1914dead10/6/1997(82)

Baseball Managers & Executives
topNameBornStatusDiedAge
deadWalter Alston12/1/1911dead10/1/1984(72)
deadSparky Anderson2/22/1934dead11/4/2010(76)
deadGene Autry9/29/1907dead10/2/1998(91)
deadAl Campanis11/2/1916dead6/21/1998(81)
birthdayBobby Cox5/21/1941alive81
deadLeo Durocher7/27/1905dead10/7/1991(86)
deadCharles 'Chub' Feeney8/31/1921dead1/10/1994(72)
deadCharles O. Finley2/22/1918dead2/19/1996(77)
deadBart Giamatti4/4/1938dead9/1/1989(51)
birthdayWhitey Herzog11/9/1931alive90
deadBowie Kuhn10/28/1926dead3/15/2007(80)

Tony La Russa10/4/1944alive77
deadTommy Lasorda9/22/1927dead1/7/2021(93)
deadAl Lopez8/20/1908dead10/29/2005(97)
deadLee MacPhail10/25/1917dead11/8/2012(95)
deadBilly Martin5/16/1928dead12/25/1989(61)
birthdayDrayton McLane7/22/1936alive86
deadMarvin Miller4/14/1917dead11/27/2012(95)
birthdayPeter O'Malley12/12/1937alive84
deadAl Rosen2/29/1924dead3/13/2015(91)
deadMarge Schott8/18/1928dead3/2/2004(75)
birthdayJohn Schuerholz10/1/1940alive82
birthdayBud Selig7/30/1934alive88
deadGeorge Steinbrenner7/4/1930dead7/13/2010(80)
deadChuck Tanner7/4/1928dead2/11/2011(82)
birthdayJoe Torre7/18/1940alive82
birthdayTed Turner11/19/1938alive83
birthdayPeter Ueberroth9/2/1937alive85
birthdayFay Vincent Jr.5/29/1938alive84
deadBill Virdon6/9/1931dead11/23/2021(90)
deadEarl Weaver8/14/1930dead1/18/2013(82)
deadDick Williams5/27/1929dead7/7/2011(82)
deadDon Zimmer1/17/1931dead6/4/2014(83)

Basketball Players - The Dream Team
topNameBornStatusDiedAge

Charles Barkley2/20/1963alive59

Larry Bird12/7/1956alive65

Clyde Drexler6/22/1962alive60

Patrick Ewing8/5/1962alive60

Earvin "Magic" Johnson8/14/1959alive63

Michael Jordan2/17/1963alive59

Christian Laettner8/17/1969alive53

Karl Malone7/24/1963alive59

Chris Mullin7/30/1963alive59

Scottie Pippen9/25/1965alive57

David Robinson8/6/1965alive57

John Stockton3/26/1962alive60

Basketball Players - Other
topNameBornStatusDiedAge

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar4/16/1947alive75
deadManute Bol10/16/1962dead6/19/2010(47)

Bill Bradley7/28/1943alive79
deadKobe Bryant8/23/1978dead1/26/2020(41)
deadWilt Chamberlain8/21/1936dead10/12/1999(63)

Julius Erving2/22/1950alive72
deadJohn Havlicek4/8/1940dead4/25/2019(79)
deadMeadowlark Lemon4/25/1932dead12/27/2015(83)
deadMoses Malone3/23/1955dead9/13/2015(60)
deadPete Maravich6/22/1947dead1/5/1988(40)

Kevin McHale12/19/1957alive64
deadCurly Neal5/19/1942dead3/26/2020(77)

Hakeem Olajuwon1/21/1963alive59

Shaquille O'Neal3/6/1972alive50
deadKim Perrot1/18/1967dead8/19/1999(32)
deadBill Russell2/12/1934dead7/31/2022(88)

Dennis Rodman5/13/1961alive61

Isiah Thomas4/30/1961alive61

Bill Walton11/5/1952alive69

Basketball Coaches & Executives
topNameBornStatusDiedAge
deadArnold "Red" Auerbach9/20/1917dead10/28/2006(89)
deadChuck Daly7/20/1930dead5/9/2009(78)

Phil Jackson9/17/1945alive77
birthdayBobby Knight10/25/1940alive81
deadGuy V. Lewis3/19/1922dead11/26/2015(93)

Pat Riley3/20/1945alive77
deadDavid Stern9/22/1942dead1/1/2020(77)
deadPat Summitt6/14/1952dead6/28/2016(64)
birthdayJerry West5/28/1938alive84
deadJohn Wooden10/14/1910dead6/4/2010(99)

Boxers - Heavyweight Champions
topNameBornStatusDiedAge
deadFloyd Patterson1/4/1935dead5/11/2006(71)
deadSonny Liston5/8/1932dead12/30/1970(38)
deadIngemar Johansson9/22/1932dead1/30/2009(76)
deadMuhammad Ali1/17/1942dead6/3/2016(74)
deadJoe Frazier1/12/1944dead11/7/2011(67)

George Foreman1/10/1949alive73
deadKen Norton8/9/1943dead9/18/2013(70)
deadLeon Spinks7/11/1953dead2/5/2021(67)

Larry Holmes11/3/1949alive72

Mike Tyson6/30/1966alive56

Evander Holyfield10/19/1962alive59

Lennox Lewis9/2/1965alive57

Vitali Klitschko7/19/1971alive51

Boxers - Other
topNameBornStatusDiedAge

Julio Cesar Chavez7/12/1962alive60

Oscar de la Hoya2/4/1973alive49

Roberto Duran6/16/1951alive71
deadMarvin Hagler5/23/1954dead3/13/2021(66)

Thomas Hearns10/18/1958alive63

Bernard Hopkins1/15/1965alive57

Roy Jones Jr.1/16/1969alive53
deadJake LaMotta7/10/1921dead9/19/2017(96)

Sugar Ray Leonard5/17/1956alive66

Floyd Mayweather Jr.2/24/1977alive45

Manny Pacquiao12/17/1978alive43
deadSugar Ray Robinson5/3/1921dead4/12/1989(67)

Figure Skaters - U.S. Ladies' Singles Champions
topNameBornStatusDiedAge
birthdayTenley Albright7/18/1935alive87
birthdayCarol Heiss1/20/1940alive82

Peggy Fleming7/27/1948alive74

Janet Lynn4/6/1953alive69

Dorothy Hamill7/26/1956alive66

Linda Fratianne8/2/1960alive62

Rosalynn Sumners4/20/1964alive58
birthdayTiffany Chin10/3/1967alive55

Debi Thomas3/25/1967alive55

Jill Trenary8/1/1968alive54

Tonya Harding11/12/1969alive52

Kristi Yamaguchi7/12/1971alive51

Nancy Kerrigan10/13/1969alive52

Michelle Kwan7/7/1980alive42

Tara Lipinski6/10/1982alive40

Sasha Cohen10/26/1984alive37

Figure Skaters - others
topNameBornStatusDiedAge

Oksana Baiul11/16/1977alive44

Brian Boitano10/22/1963alive58

Kurt Browning6/18/1966alive56
birthdayDick Button7/18/1929alive93

Ekaterina Gordeeva5/28/1971alive51

Scott Hamilton8/28/1958alive64

Sarah Hughes5/2/1985alive37

Evan Lysacek6/4/1985alive37

Evgeni Plushenko11/3/1982alive39

Johnny Weir7/2/1984alive38

Katarina Witt12/3/1965alive56

Football Players
topNameBornStatusDiedAge

Troy Aikman11/21/1966alive55
deadLyle Alzado4/3/1949dead5/14/1992(43)
deadGeorge Blanda9/17/1927dead9/27/2010(83)

Terry Bradshaw9/2/1948alive74
birthdayJim Brown2/17/1936alive86

Dick Butkus12/9/1942alive79

Earl Campbell3/29/1955alive67

Larry Csonka12/25/1946alive75

Dan Dierdorf6/29/1949alive73
birthdayMike Ditka10/18/1939alive82

Tony Dorsett4/7/1954alive68

John Elway6/28/1960alive62

Brett Favre10/10/1969alive52
deadFrank Gifford8/16/1930dead8/9/2015(84)
deadOtto Graham12/6/1921dead12/17/2003(82)
deadHarold "Red" Grange6/13/1903dead1/28/1991(87)

"Mean" Joe Greene9/24/1946alive76
deadDon Hutson1/31/1913dead6/26/1997(84)
deadDeacon Jones12/9/1938dead6/3/2013(74)
deadAlex Karras7/15/1935dead10/10/2012(77)

Ray Lewis5/15/1975alive47
deadTommy McDonald7/26/1934dead9/24/2018(84)
deadSteve McNair2/14/1973dead7/4/2009(36)
deadDon Meredith4/10/1938dead12/5/2010(72)

Joe Montana6/11/1956alive66
deadBronko Nagurski11/3/1908dead1/7/1990(81)

Joe Namath5/31/1943alive79
deadMerlin Olsen9/15/1940dead3/11/2010(69)

Dan Pastorini5/26/1949alive73
deadWalter Payton7/25/1954dead11/1/1999(45)

William "Refrigerator" Perry12/16/1962alive59

Jerry Rice10/13/1962alive59

Barry Sanders7/16/1968alive54

Deion Sanders8/9/1967alive55
deadGale Sayers5/30/1943dead9/23/2020(77)
deadJunior Seau1/19/1969dead5/2/2012(43)

O. J. Simpson7/9/1947alive75

Emmitt Smith5/15/1969alive53
deadBart Starr1/9/1934dead5/26/2019(85)
birthdayRoger Staubach2/5/1942alive80
birthdayFran Tarkenton2/3/1940alive82

Lawrence Taylor2/4/1959alive63
deadY. A. Tittle10/24/1926dead10/8/2017(90)
deadJohnny Unitas5/7/1933dead9/11/2002(69)
deadDoak Walker1/1/1927dead9/27/1998(71)

Herschel Walker3/3/1962alive60
deadReggie White12/19/1961dead12/26/2004(43)

Football Coaches and Executives
topNameBornStatusDiedAge
deadBobby Bowden11/8/1929dead8/8/2021(91)
deadAl Davis7/4/1929dead10/8/2011(82)
birthdayBud Grant5/20/1927alive95
deadVictor Kiam12/7/1927dead5/27/2001(73)
deadTom Landry9/11/1924dead2/12/2000(75)
deadJohn Madden4/10/1936dead12/28/2021(85)
deadArt Modell6/23/1925dead9/6/2012(87)
deadChuck Noll1/5/1932dead6/13/2014(82)
deadJoe Paterno12/21/1926dead1/22/2012(85)
deadBum Phillips9/29/1923dead10/18/2013(90)
deadDarrell Royal7/6/1924dead11/7/2012(88)
deadPete Rozelle3/1/1926dead12/6/1996(70)

Jerry Sandusky1/26/1944alive78
deadTex Schramm6/2/1920dead7/15/2003(83)
deadDon Shula1/4/1930dead5/4/2020(90)
deadHank Stram1/3/1923dead7/4/2005(82)
deadBill Walsh11/30/1931dead7/30/2007(75)
deadRalph Wilson10/17/1918dead3/25/2014(95)

Golfers
topNameBornStatusDiedAge
deadSeve Ballesteros4/9/1957dead5/7/2011(54)

Ben Crenshaw1/11/1952alive70

John Daly4/28/1966alive56
deadBen Hogan8/13/1912dead7/25/1997(84)
deadByron Nelson2/4/1912dead9/26/2006(94)
birthdayJack Nicklaus1/21/1940alive82

Greg Norman2/10/1955alive67
deadArnold Palmer9/10/1929dead9/25/2016(87)
birthdayGary Player11/1/1935alive86
birthdayJuan 'Chichi' Rodriguez10/23/1935alive86
deadSam Snead5/27/1912dead5/23/2002(89)
deadPayne Stewart1/30/1957dead10/25/1999(42)
birthdayLee Trevino12/1/1939alive82

Tiger Woods12/30/1975alive46

Fuzzy Zoeller11/11/1951alive70

Hockey Players
topNameBornStatusDiedAge

Wayne Gretzky1/26/1961alive61
deadGordie Howe3/31/1928dead6/10/2016(88)
birthdayBobby Hull1/3/1939alive83
deadGuy Lafleur9/20/1951dead4/22/2022(70)

Mario Lemieux10/5/1965alive56

Mark Messier1/18/1961alive61

Bobby Orr3/20/1948alive74
deadMaurice Richard8/4/1921dead5/27/2000(78)

Patrick Roy10/5/1965alive56

Tennis Players - Men
topNameBornStatusDiedAge

Andre Agassi4/29/1970alive52
deadArthur Ashe7/10/1943dead2/6/1993(49)

Boris Becker11/22/1967alive54

Bjorn Borg6/6/1956alive66

Jimmy Connors9/2/1952alive70

Roger Federer8/8/1981alive41

John McEnroe2/16/1959alive63

Ilie Nastase7/19/1946alive76
deadBobby Riggs2/25/1918dead10/25/1995(77)

Pete Sampras8/12/1971alive51

Tennis Players - Women
topNameBornStatusDiedAge

Tracy Austin12/12/1962alive59

Chris Evert Lloyd12/21/1954alive67

Steffi Graf6/14/1969alive53

Martina Hingis9/30/1980alive42

Billie Jean King11/22/1943alive78

Martina Navratilova10/18/1956alive65

Monica Seles12/2/1973alive48

Track Athletes
topNameBornStatusDiedAge
deadRoger Bannister3/23/1929dead3/4/2018(88)

Usain Bolt8/21/1986alive36

Sebastian Coe9/29/1956alive66
deadFlorence Griffith-Joyner12/21/1959dead9/21/1998(38)

Bruce Jenner10/28/1949alive72

Ben Johnson12/30/1961alive60

Michael Johnson9/13/1967alive55

Jackie Joyner-Kersee3/3/1962alive60

Carl Lewis7/1/1961alive61

Oscar Pistorius11/22/1986alive35

Edwin Moses8/31/1955alive67

Wrestlers
topNameBornStatusDiedAge
deadAndre the Giant5/19/1946dead1/27/1993(46)

"Stone Cold" Steve Austin12/18/1964alive57
deadChyna12/27/1969dead4/20/2016(46)

Ric Flair2/25/1949alive73

Hulk Hogan8/11/1953alive69

Jerry Lawler11/29/1949alive72
dead"Rowdy" Roddy Piper4/17/1954dead7/30/2015(61)

Jake "The Snake" Roberts5/30/1955alive67
dead"Macho Man" Randy Savage11/15/1952dead5/20/2011(58)

Other Athletes & Sports Figures
topNameBornStatusDiedAge
deadEarl Anthony4/27/1938dead8/14/2001(63)

Lance Armstrong9/18/1971alive51

Bonnie Blair3/18/1964alive58

Nadia Comaneci11/12/1961alive60

Mia Hamm3/17/1972alive50

Tony Hawk5/12/1968alive54
birthdayBela Karolyi9/13/1942alive80
deadEvel Knievel10/17/1938dead11/30/2007(69)

Olga Korbut5/16/1956alive66
deadJack LaLanne9/26/1914dead1/23/2011(96)

Greg Louganis1/29/1960alive62
birthdayPelé10/23/1940alive81

Michael Phelps6/30/1985alive37

Mary Lou Retton1/24/1968alive54

Cathy Rigby12/12/1952alive69
deadWillie Shoemaker8/19/1931dead10/12/2003(72)

Mark Spitz2/10/1950alive72
deadEsther Williams8/8/1921dead6/6/2013(91)

Sports Announcers
topNameBornStatusDiedAge
birthdayMarv Albert6/12/1941alive81
deadMel Allen2/14/1913dead6/16/1996(83)

Chris Berman5/10/1955alive67
deadJack Buck8/21/1924dead6/18/2002(77)

Joe Buck4/25/1969alive53

Michael Buffer11/2/1944alive77
deadHarry Caray3/1/1914dead2/18/1998(83)
deadRed Barber2/17/1908dead10/22/1992(84)
deadHoward Cosell3/21/1920dead4/23/1995(75)

Bob Costas3/22/1952alive70

Peter Gammons4/6/1945alive77
deadJoe Garagiola2/12/1926dead3/23/2016(90)
deadFrank Gifford8/16/1930dead8/9/2015(84)
deadCurt Gowdy7/31/1919dead2/20/2006(86)

Bryant Gumbel9/29/1948alive74
deadMilo Hamilton9/2/1927dead9/17/2015(88)
deadChick Hearn11/27/1916dead8/5/2002(85)
deadHarry Kalas3/26/1936dead4/13/2009(73)
deadJohn Madden4/10/1936dead12/28/2021(85)
birthdayTim McCarver10/16/1941alive80
deadJim McKay9/24/1921dead6/7/2008(86)
deadDon Meredith4/10/1938dead12/5/2010(72)

Al Michaels11/12/1944alive77
deadJoe Morgan9/19/1943dead10/11/2020(77)
birthdayBrent Musburger5/26/1939alive83

Jim Nantz5/17/1959alive63
deadVin Scully11/29/1927dead8/2/2022(94)
deadPat Summerall5/10/1930dead4/16/2013(82)
birthdayBob Uecker1/26/1934alive88
birthdayDick Vitale6/9/1939alive83

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