DavesFunStuff MegaBirthdays Contact Hide My IP Amazon Instant Video Donate Cash Webhosting Electronics



You are at the section Hall of Fame Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name)

Hall of Fame Today in Birthdays and Deaths by Name May 1

Last Updated 01-04-2017

🏆⚽Bob Lenarduzzi -- is 62 in the year 2017 and 63 in the year 2018; b.5/1/1955
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Canadian

🏆🏈Curtis Martin -- is 44 in the year 2017 and 45 in the year 2018; b.5/1/1973
Hall of Famer, NFL Runningback
Misc: 5x Pro Bowl, 4x New York Jets MVP; Jets #28 retired
Sports Teams: New England Patriots (1995-1997), New York Jets (1998-2006)

🏆⚽Daniel Fergus "Danny" McGrain -- is 67 in the year 2017 and 68 in the year 2018; b.5/1/1950
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Scotish

🎵Ralph Bass -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1911 d.3/5/1997 (85)
Hall of Famer, Music Executive, Music Producer, Soul Singer

🏆🏈Cliff Battles -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1910 d.4/28/1981 (70)
Hall of Famer, NFL Halfback
Misc: in the College Football and Pro Football Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: Boston Braves/Boston Redskins/Washington Redskins (player 1932-1937), Columbia University (coach 1938-1943), Brooklyn Dodgers (coach 1946-1947)

😀Support This Website By Searching with Amazon -- is online since the 1990s
Useful Shop Website
Features: books, computers, cellphones, televisions, video on demand, groceries, and more at low prices.
How To Support: by clicking on the names of the people, you can help support our website.
For Our Amazon Link: shop.megabirthdays.com

🏆🏈Chuck Bednarik -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1925 d.3/21/2015 (89)
Hall of Famer, NFL Linebacker
Misc: C-LB; 2-time All-America at Penn and 7-time All-Pro with NFL Philadelphia Eagles as both center (1950) and linebacker (1951-56); knocked NY Giants' Frank Gifford out of commission for over a year with epic 1960 tackle; missed only 3 games in 14 seasons; led Eagles to 1960 NFL title as a 35-year-old two-way player; 8x Pro Bowl, 10x All-Pro, 2x NFL champ; Eagles #60 retired; in the Eagles, College Football and Pro Football Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: Philadelphia Eagles (1949-1962)

🎵Big Maybelle -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1924 d.1/23/1972 (47)
Hall of Famer, Blues Singer, Soul Singer
Names/Places: RN:Mabel Louise Smith

🏆🏀Amory Tingle "Slats" Gill -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1901 d.4/5/1966 (64)
Hall of Famer, College Basketball Player, College Basketball Coach
Misc: in the Basketball and College Basketball Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: Oregon State University (player 1921-1924, coach 1928-1964)

😀Click Here to Donate Five Dollars to Megabirthdays -- is online since 1995 as Demented Datebooks
Fundraising Drive
How To Support: This site costs $36 a day! Did you enjoy this page? By clicking this text banner, you can pay $5 to help keep this website going. Thank you.
For Our Amazon Link: shop.megabirthdays.com

🎵Sonny James -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1928 d.2/22/2016 N.S. (87)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Country Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: RN: James Hugh Loden; b. in Hackleberg, AL; NN:The Southern Gentleman
Misc: some say b. Mar 1 or b. 1929
Song Titles: Young Love, The Came Back, Uh-Huh-mm, Running Bear

🏆🥊John Henry Lewis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1914 d.4/18/1974 (59)
Hall of Famer, Boxer

🎵Little Walter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1930 d.2/15/1968 (37)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist, Blues Harmonicaist
Names/Places: RN:Marion Walter Jacobs
Group Names: Muddy Waters Band (a key member)

🏆🏈Oliver "Ollie" Matson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1930 d.2/19/2011 (80)
Hall of Famer, NFL Runningback, Olympic Athlete
Misc: 6x Pro Bowl, All-America at San Francisco (1951); bronze medal winner in 400m at 1952 Olympics; 4-time All-Pro for NFL Chicago Cardinals (1954-57); traded to LA Rams for 9 players in 1959; accounted for 12,884 all-purpose yards and scored 73 TDs in 14 seasons; 9 TDs on punt and kickoff returns is a NFL record; in the College and Pro Football Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: University of San Francisco, Chicago Cardinals (1952-1958), Los Angeles Rams (1959-1962), Detroit Lions (1963), Philadelphia Eagles (1964-1966)

🎵Charley Patton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1891 d.4/28/1934 (42)
Hall of Famer, Composer, Singer/Guitarist, Blues Performer

🎭🎵Kate Smith -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1907 d.6/17/1986 (79)
Hall of Famer, Actress, Singer, Soprano
Names/Places: RFN:Kathryn; d. in Raleigh, N.C.
Misc: some say b. in 1909
TV Shows: Kate Smith Show

🏆⚽Billy Steel -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1923 d.5/13/1982 (59)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Scotish

🏆🏀David Tobey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1888 N.S. d.7/25/1988 N.S. (100)
Hall of Famer, Basketball Coach, Basketball Referee

😀The DFS Today in History CD! -- made on demand
CD-R Disc
Details: even more facts for each of the 366 days.
For Our Amazon Link: shop.megabirthdays.com

🏆🏒Jack Adams -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/14/1895 d.5/1/1968 (72)
Hall of Famer, NHL General Manager, NHL Coach, NHL Center, Canadian
Misc: played 1917-1927; won 7 Stalney Cups
Sports Teams: Toronto/Toronto Arenas, Vancouver Millionaires, Toronto St. Patricks, Ottawa Senators, Detroit Red Wings (head coach and general manager for 36 years)

🏆⚽Johnny Jaap -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/12/1895 d.5/1/1974 (78)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Scotish

🏆🎾Bill Johnston -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/2/1894 d.5/1/1946 (51)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player

🏆🥊John Morrissey -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/12/1831 d.5/1/1878 (47)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, American, Irish
Names/Places: NN:Old Smoke

🏆🏁Ayrton Senna -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/21/1960 d.5/1/1994 (34)
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer, Brazilian
Misc: formula-1 racer (1988 champ)

🏆🎳Louis Sielaff -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/10/1915 d.5/1/1964 (48)
Hall of Famer, Bowler

For Events On This Date, Get The Davesdatebook CD.

For a full list of events covering 27 categories including the Today in Music, Sports, and Entertainment subjects,
please purchase the davesdatebook CD.

Please Click Here for information.

Thank you for your patronage.

Menu: Hall of Fame Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name) Main Page January February March April May May 1 May 2 May 3 May 4 May 5 May 6 May 7 May 8 May 9 May 10 May 11 May 12 May 13 May 14 May 15 May 16 May 17 May 18 May 19 May 20 May 21 May 22 May 23 May 24 May 25 May 26 May 27 May 28 May 29 May 30 May 31 June July August September October November December
Related: Mega Birthdays Mega Celebrity Birthdays a2z Mega Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by age) Mega Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name) Basic Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name) Hall of Fame Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name) Dementia Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name) Entertainment Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name) Music Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name) Rock Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name) Rhythm and Blues Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name) Country Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name) Sports Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name) Baseball Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name) Football Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name) Basketball Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name) Hockey Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name) Golf Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name) Tennis Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name) Soccer Today in Birthdays and Deaths (sorted by name)
Market Zone: Amazon Electronics Hide My IP Data Storage Batteries TV Shows Video Games Groceries Amazon Instant Video Western Movies/TV Smartphones TV Sets Animated Video Science Fiction Music Downloads Cookbooks Comedy Video WiFi Radio Software
TV Zone: Star Wars Star Trek CSI NCIS Buffy the Vampire Slayer Seinfeld Eight is Enough M*A*S*H Cheers Married...With Children Sabrina the Teenage Witch Game of Thrones House of Cards Big Bang Theory Veep Everybody Loves Raymond South Park Doctor Who Batman
Notable: The Del: Dave's Entertainment Library! Cartoons Comedians Television Celebrities a2z Musicians Hit Song Titles Dave's Fun Stuff Radio Stuff! SDN Media Blog Website Hosting Donate Cash
Footer: Dave's Fun Stuff Mega Birthdays Contact Webmaster
Support This Site:



Surf Anonymously with HideMyIP!
Check Out Hide My IP.
Price: $29.95 USD



more information

© 1995-2017. davesfunstuff.com All Rights Reserved. Reproduction of any part of this website without expressed written consent is prohibited.