🏆🎾Jennifer Capriati -- is 42 in the year 2018 and 43 in the year 2019; b.3/29/1976
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player, Olympic Athlete
Misc: youngest Grand Slam semifinalist ever (age 14 in 1990 French Open); also youngest to win a match at Wimbledon (1990); upset Steffi Graf to win gold medal in 1992 Olympics; entered 1994 with 5 career tournament wins; left tour in May 1994 after being charged with marijuana possession.
🎵Raymond Davis -- is 78 in the year 2018 and 79 in the year 2019; b.3/29/1940
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Musician
Group Names: Funkadelic
🏆🏀Walter "Walt" Frazier -- is 73 in the year 2018 and 74 in the year 2019; b.3/29/1945 N.S.
Hall of Famer, NBA Guard
Misc: 7x NBA All-Star;career 15,581 points, 4,830 rebounds, 5,040 assists; legendary quick-handed star guard for the New York Knickerbockers in the 1970s; Knicks #10 retired, Southern Illinois #52 retired
Sports Teams: Southern Illinois (1963-1967), New York Knicks (1967-1977), Cleveland Cavaliers (1977-1980)
🎵🏆🥊Michael Hayes -- is 59 in the year 2018 and 60 in the year 2019; b.3/29/1959 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Musician, Wrestler
Names/Places: RN:Michael Seitz; aka Michael P.S. (Purely Sexy) Hayes
🎵Louis Price -- is 65 in the year 2018 and 66 in the year 2019; b.3/29/1953
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Temptations
🏆🏀William Edward "Easy Ed" Ratleff -- is 68 in the year 2018 and 69 in the year 2019; b.3/29/1950 N.S.
Hall of Famer, NBA Player, College Basketball Player
Misc: Long Beach State #42 retired, in the College Basketball Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Long Beach State (1970-1973), Houston Rockets (1973-1978)
🏆⚽Bobby Smith -- is 67 in the year 2018 and 68 in the year 2019; b.3/29/1951
Hall of Famer, Soccer Defender
🏆Kurt Thomas -- is 62 in the year 2018 and 63 in the year 2019; b.3/29/1956
Hall of Famer, Gymnast, Olympic Athlete
🏆⛸Jill Watson -- is 55 in the year 2018 and 56 in the year 2019; b.3/29/1963
Hall of Famer, Figure Skater
🏆⛸Irving Brokaw -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/29/1871 d.3/18/1939 (67)
Hall of Famer, Figure Skater
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🏆🎳Frank Clause -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/29/1913 d.11/26/1977 (64)
Hall of Famer, Bowler
🏆🏀Jack (Basketball) Gardner -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/29/1910 N.S. d.4/9/2000 N.S. (90)
Hall of Famer, College Basketball Player, College Basketball Coach
Misc: in the College Basketball and Basketball Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: USC (player 1928-1932), Kansas State University (coach 1939-1942, 1946-1953), University of Utah (coach 1953-1971)
🏆🏈Emlen Tunnell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/29/1924 N.S. d.7/23/1975 N.S. (51)
Hall of Famer, NFL Coach, NFL Defensive
Misc: 9x Pro Bowl, 8x All Pro; intercepted 1,282 yards with 4 TDs
Sports Teams: New York Giants (player 1948-1958, coach 1963-1973), Green Bay Packers (1959-1961)
🏆⚾Cy Young -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/29/1867 d.11/4/1955 (88)
Hall of Famer, MLB Pitcher
Names/Places: b. in Gilmore, OH; RFMN:Denton True
Misc: he is generally considered the greatest pitcher in baseball history. He won 20 or more games in 16 seasons incl 14 years in a row and topped the 30-win mark 5x; no one else has come close. His 511-313 career record is tops in both wins AND losses! Young pitched in 906 games (1890-1911), four of them no-hitters; pitched in the most innings (7,377) and most complete gamnes pitched (751); earned the nickname "Cy" for his cyclone-like pitching motion.
Sports Teams: Cleveland Spiders (1890-1898), St. Louis Perfectos (1899-1900), Boston Americans/Red Sox (1901-1908), Cleveland Naps (1909-1911), Boston Rustlers (1911)
🏆🏁William Tyler "Bill" Jenkins -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/22/1930 d.3/29/2012 (81)
Hall of Famer, Drag Racer
Names/Places: NN:Grumpy or The Grump
Misc: engine builder and drag racer
🏆🥊Joe Stecher -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/4/1893 d.3/29/1974 (80)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler
Misc: sometimes spelled Joe Stetcher
🏆⚽Thomas Swords -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/???? d.3/29/1953
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player
🏆🏌Jerry Travers -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/19/1887 d.3/29/1951 (63)
Hall of Famer, Golfer
🏆🥊Teddy Yarosz -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/24/1910 d.3/29/1974 (63)
Hall of Famer, Boxer
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