🏆🥊Johnny Lewis -- is 78 in the year 2022 and 79 in the year 2023; b.3/18/1944 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Boxer, Boxing Trainer
🏆🏌John (American Golfer) Jacobs -- is 77 in the year 2022 and 78 in the year 2023; b.3/18/1945 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Golfer, American
Names/Places: RN: John Alexander Jacobs; not to be confused with another John Jacobs, an English golfer
Misc: first Tournament Director of the European Tour
🏆🏒Guy Lapointe -- is 74 in the year 2022 and 75 in the year 2023; b.3/18/1948
Hall of Famer, NHL Defensive, Canadian
Misc: played 1968-1984
Sports Teams: Montreal Canadiens, St. Louis Blues, Boston Bruins, Montreal Voyageurs (AHL)
🎵🎸John Hartman -- is 72 in the year 2022 and 73 in the year 2023; b.3/18/1950 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Rock & Roll Drummer
Group Names: The Doobie Brothers
🏆🥊Rick "The Model" Martel -- is 66 in the year 2022 and 67 in the year 2023; b.3/18/1956
Hall of Famer, Wrestler, Canadian
Names/Places: RN:Richard Martel
🏆🏒Guy Carbonneau -- is 62 in the year 2022 and 63 in the year 2023; b.3/18/1960
Hall of Famer, NHL Player, Canadian
Names/Places: RN: Joseph Harry Guy Carbonneau
🏆🏈Curt Warner -- is 61 in the year 2022 and 62 in the year 2023; b.3/18/1961
Hall of Famer, NFL Runningback
Misc: 3x Pro Bowl; in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Penn State, Seattle Seahawks (1983-1989), Los Angeles Rams (1990)
🏆🏈Keith Millard -- is 60 in the year 2022 and 61 in the year 2023; b.3/18/1962
Hall of Famer, NFL Defensive, NFL Tackle, College Football Player, XFL Figure, Football Coach
Misc: in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Washington State (player), Jacksonville Bulls (player 1985), Minnesota Vikings (player 1985-1991), Seattle Seahawks (player 1992), Green Bay Packers (player 1992), Philadelphia Eagles (player 1993), Los Angeles Dragons (Spring Football League, coach 2000), San Francisco Demons (XFL, coach 2001), Denver Broncos (coach 2001-2004), Oakland Raiders (coach 2005-2008), Tampa Bay Buccaneers (coach 2011), Tennessee Titans (coach 2012)
🏆🏁🏊Karlyn Pipes -- is 60 in the year 2022 and 61 in the year 2023; b.3/18/1962 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer
⚖Grover Cleveland -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/18/1837 d.6/24/1908 (71)
Hall of Famer, President
Names/Places: b. in Caldwell, New Jersey; FN:Stephen; d. in Princeton, N.J.
Misc: the 22nd & 24th U.S. President (1885-1889, 1893-1897); on a $1000 bill
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🏆🏒Oliver Seibert -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/18/1881 d.5/15/1944 (63)
Hall of Famer, NHL Center, Canadian
Misc: played 1900-1909
Sports Teams: Canadian Soo (IPHL), Guelph Royals (OPHL)
🏆⚾🏀Everett Dean -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/18/1898 N.S. d.10/26/1993 N.S. (95)
Hall of Famer, College Baseball Coach, College Basketball Player, College Basketball Coach
Misc: in the College Basketball and Basketball Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: Indiana University (basketball player 1918-1921, basketball coach 1924-1938, baseball coach 1925-1938), Carleton College (basketball coach 1921-1924), Stanford University (basketball coach 1938-1951, baseball coach 1950-1955)
🏆🥊Jack Delaney -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/18/1900 d.11/27/1948 (48)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, Canadian
🏆🏈Benny Friedman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/18/1905 d.11/24/1982 (77)
Hall of Famer, NFL Quarterback, College Football Player
Misc: generally considered the first great passer in pro football.
Sports Teams: University of Michigan, Cleveland Bulldogs (1927), Detroit Wolverines (1928), New York Giants (player 1929-1931, coach 1930), Brooklyn Dodgers (NFL player 1932-1934, coach 1932), Brandeis University (coach 1951-1959)
🏆🏌Henry Carpenter Longhurst -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/18/1909 N.S. d.7/21/1978 N.S. (69)
Hall of Famer, Sports Commentator, Golf Writer
🏆Robert William Patrick "Bob" Broeg -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/18/1918 N.S. d.10/28/2005 N.S. (87)
Hall of Famer, Sports Writer
Sports Teams: St. Louis Cardinals (coverage)
🏆🏈Frank "Gunner" Gatski -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/18/1921 d.11/22/2005 (84)
Hall of Famer, NFL Player
Misc: 4x NFL champ, 4x AAFC champ, 4x All Pro; AAFC and NFL All-Pro center
Sports Teams: Cleveland Browns (1946-1956), Detriot Lions (1957)
💰🏆🏁Andy Granatelli -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/18/1923 d.12/29/2013 (90)
Hall of Famer, Businessperson, Sports Figure, Auto Racer
Misc: auto race sponsor; Indianapolis 500; CEO of STP
🏆🏀Darrell Garretson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/18/1932 N.S. d.4/21/2008 N.S. (76)
Hall of Famer, Basketball Referee
Misc: Officiated in the NBA for 27 years from 1967 to 1994, and later served as NBA Supervisor of Officials for 17 years from 1981 to 1998.
🎵Charlie Pride -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/18/1934 N.S. d.12/12/2020 N.S. (86)
Hall of Famer, Guitarist, Country Singer
Names/Places: b. in Sledge, Miss.
Misc: the first black country superstar with 39 #1 country hits
Song Titles: Just Between You and Me, All I Have To Offer You (Is Me), (I'm So) Afraid Of Losing You Again, I Can't Believe That You've Stopped Loving Me, I'd Rather Love You, Is Anybody Goin' To San Antone, Wonder Could I Live There Anymore?, I'm Just Me, Kiss An Angel Good Mornin'
Album Titles: Country, The Country Way, Charley Pride in Person, The Sensational Charley Pride, Just Plain Charley, Charley Pride's 10th Album, From Me to You, Charlie Pride Sings Heart Songs
🏆🏁Mark Neary Donohue -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/18/1937 d.8/19/1975 (38)
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer
Names/Places: NN:Captain Nice and Dick Monohue
Misc: Sports car racing, Formula One, Indianapolis 500
🎵Wilson Pickett -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/18/1941 d.1/19/2006 (64)
Hall of Famer, Composer, Songwriter, Soul Singer
Names/Places: b. in Prattville, AL; NN:The Wicked
Group Names: The Falcons
🏆🏈Mike Webster -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/18/1952 d.9/24/2002 (50)
Hall of Famer, NFL Center
Names/Places: RFMN:Michael Lewis
Sports Teams: Pittsburgh Steelers (1974-1988), Kansas City Chiefs (1989-1990)
🏆⛸Irving Brokaw -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/29/1871 d.3/18/1939 (67)
Hall of Famer, Figure Skater
🎵Lillian Shedd McMurry -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/30/1921 d.3/18/1999 (77)
Hall of Famer, Music Producer
Misc: influential in the development of blues music.
🎵John Phillips -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/30/1935 d.3/18/2001 (65)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Guitarist, Pop Singer
Names/Places: aka Papa John; Michele's ex-; MacKenzie's & Chynna's dad
Group Names: The Mamas and The Papas (co-founder)
📰🏆James Furman Bisher -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/4/1918 N.S. d.3/18/2012 N.S. (93)
Hall of Famer, Columnist, Sports Writer
Misc: Tha Atlanta Journal-Constitution
✍📰🎵Samuel Charters -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/1/1929 d.3/18/2015 (85)
Hall of Famer, Writer, Poet, Historian, Music Producer, Musicologist, Musician
Misc: a noted and widely published author on the subjects of blues and jazz music, as well as a writer of fiction.
🎵🎸Chuck Berry -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/18/1926 N.S. d.3/18/2017 N.S. (90)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Blues Guitarist, Rock & Roll Singer
Names/Places: b. in San Jose, Calif.; RN:Charles Edward Anderson Berry
Misc: not b. Jan 15, 18, Oct 15, or 1931
Song Titles: Maybelline, School Day, Sweet Little 16, Rock and Roll Music, Reelin and Rockin, Johnny B. Goode, My Ding-a-Ling, Roll Over Beethoven to Roll Over
Album Titles: The London Chuck Berry Sessions
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