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Sports Today in Birthdays and Deaths by Name for February 17

Last Updated 03-06-2017

🎭🏆Traci Adell -- is 48 in the year 2017 and 49 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1969
Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: July 1994

🏆🏁🏊Rebecca Adlington -- is 28 in the year 2017 and 29 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1989 N.S.
Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, English

🏆🏀Drew Barry -- is 44 in the year 2017 and 45 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1973
NBA Player

🏆🏁🎿Heidi Biebi -- is 76 in the year 2017 and 77 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1941
Skier, Olympic Athlete, German
Misc: downhill skier (Olympic-gold-1960)

🏆⚾Jim Bowie -- is 52 in the year 2017 and 53 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1965
MLB First Baseman

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🎭🏆🏈Jimmy "Jim" Brown -- is 81 in the year 2017 and 82 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1936
Hall of Famer, Movie Actor, NFL Runningback
Names/Places: b. in St. Simon Island, Ga.
Misc: Cleveland Brown FB who was perhaps the most awe-inspiring running back in NFL history was a star in high school and college. He also once held the career touchdown mark with 126, until wide receiver Jerry Rice passed his by; led NFL in rushing 8 times; 8-time All-Pro (1957-61,63-65); 3-time MVP (1958,63,65) with Cleveland; ran for 12,312 yards and scored 756 points in just 9 seasons; rushed in 1963 a record NFL season of 1,863 yards.
Sports Teams: Cleveland Browns

🏆⚾Mike Campbell -- is 53 in the year 2017 and 54 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1964
MLB Pitcher

🏆🏈Aaron (Football B. 1968) Cox -- is 49 in the year 2017 and 50 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1968
NFL Linebacker

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🏆⚾Bryan Cox -- is 49 in the year 2017 and 50 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1968
MLB Player

🏆⚾Roger Craig -- is 87 in the year 2017 and 88 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1930
MLB Manager, MLB Coach, MLB Pitcher

🏆Ab Devilliers -- is 33 in the year 2017 and 34 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1984 N.S.
Cricket Player, South African
Names/Places: aka spelled AB de Villiers

🏆Janice Dickinson -- is 62 in the year 2017 and 63 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1955
Model
Misc: Vogue

🏆🏈William Floyd -- is 45 in the year 2017 and 46 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1972
NFL Fullback

🏆🏁🏊Ambrose "Rowdy" Gaines -- is 58 in the year 2017 and 59 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1959
Swimmer, Olympic Athlete
Misc: 100m swimmer (Olympic-gold-1984)

🏆Miki Garcia -- is 70 in the year 2017 and 71 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1947
Model, Playmate
Misc: January 1973

🏆🏈Jim Grobe -- is 65 in the year 2017 and 66 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1952
College Football Coach, College Football Player
Names/Places: in Huntington, W.Va.
Misc: coached Wake to its first bowl victory in 10 years with the 2002 Seattle Bowl.
Sports Teams: Wake Forest (2001-2013)

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🏆🏒Todd Harvey -- is 42 in the year 2017 and 43 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1975
NHL Player, Canadian

🏆🏈Raymond Jackson -- is 44 in the year 2017 and 45 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1973
NFL Player

🏆🏀Michael "Air" Jordan -- is 54 in the year 2017 and 55 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1963
Hall of Famer, NBA Forward, NBA Guard, Olympic Athlete
Names/Places: RFN:Michael Jeffrey, b. in Brooklyn, NY
Misc: College Player of Year with North Carolina in 1984; Rookie of the year 1985; NBA leading scorer 1987-93; led U.S. Olympic team to gold medals in 1984 and '92 (Dream Team); stunned sports world when he retired at age 30 on Oct. 6, 1993; signed as OF with Chicago White Sox and spent summer of '94 in Double A with Birmingham; barely hit his weight with .204 average; 32.3 point-per-game avg.; 21,541 career points; 2 Olympic gold medals; owns a restaurant in Chicago; co-starred in "Space Jam" with Bugs Bunny in 1996; 6x NBA Champion (1991, '92, '93, '96, '97, '98); 5x NBA MVP (1988, 1991-92, '96, '98); 14x NBA All-Star; 6x NBA Finals MVP (1991-93, 1996-98); 10x All-NBA First Team Selection; 9x NBA All-Defensive First Team Selection; 1x NBA Defensive Player of the Year (1988); 10x NBA Season Scoring Title (all-time record); 3x NBA Season Steals Leader; All-time leader in points in NBA Playoffs; Two Olympic gold medals (1984, 1992); 2X USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year (1983, 1984); Member of the "Dream Team" inducted as a unit in 2010; 50 Greatest Players in NBA History; University of North Carolina, Bulls and Heat #23 retired
Sports Teams: University of North Carolina (1981-1984), Chicago Bulls (1984-1993, 1995-1998), Washington Wizards (2001-2003)

🏆⚾Willie Kirkland -- is 83 in the year 2017 and 84 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1934
MLB Right Fielder

🏆🏈Levon Kirkland -- is 48 in the year 2017 and 49 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1969
NFL Coach, NFL Linebacker

🏆🏈David Klingler -- is 48 in the year 2017 and 49 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1969
NFL Quarterback

🏆🏒Nathan Lafayette -- is 44 in the year 2017 and 45 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1973
NHL Player, Canadian

🏆🏈Neil Lomax -- is 58 in the year 2017 and 59 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1959
NFL Quarterback

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🏆🏈Robert Massey -- is 51 in the year 2017 and 52 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1966
NFL Cornerback

🏆Valeria Mazza -- is 43 in the year 2017 and 44 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1974
Model, Argentine

🏆🏈Guy McIntyre -- is 56 in the year 2017 and 57 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1961
NFL Guard

🏆🏈Ron Meyer -- is 76 in the year 2017 and 77 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1941
NFL Coach, College Football Coach

🏆🏁🎿Tommy Moe -- is 47 in the year 2017 and 48 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1970
Skier, Olympic Athlete
Misc: won Downhill and placed 2nd in Super-G at 1994 Winter Olympics; the first U.S. man to win 2 Olympic alpine medals in one year.

🏆🏈Stanley Morgan -- is 62 in the year 2017 and 63 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1955
NFL Wide Receiver

🏆Sandra Nilsson -- is 31 in the year 2017 and 32 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1986
Model, Playmate, Swedish
Misc: January 2008

🏆🏒Václav Prospal -- is 42 in the year 2017 and 43 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1975
NHL Player, Czechoslovakian

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🏆🏒Luc Robitaille -- is 51 in the year 2017 and 52 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1966
Hall of Famer, NHL Left Wing, Canadian
Misc: played 1986-2006
Sports Teams: Los Angeles Kings, Pittsburgh Penguins, New York Rangers, Detroit Red Wings

🏆🏀Chris Robinson -- is 44 in the year 2017 and 45 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1973
NBA Player

🏆⚽Amy Rodriguez -- is 30 in the year 2017 and 31 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1987 N.S.
Soccer Player, American

🎭🏆Rene Russo -- is 63 in the year 2017 and 64 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1954
TV/Movie Actress, Producer, Model
Misc: not b. Aug 10
Movie Titles: Outbreak, Thor (series), Get Shorty, Tin Cup, Ransom, Buddy, Leathal Weapon IV, Thomas Crown Affair, Two For The Money, Yours Mine and Ours

🏆🏈Frank Sanders -- is 44 in the year 2017 and 45 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1973
NFL Wide Receiver

🏆🏒Gary Scuchuk -- is 50 in the year 2017 and 51 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1967
NHL Player, College Hockey Coach, Canadian

🏆🏈Joel Steed -- is 48 in the year 2017 and 49 in the year 2018; b.2/17/1969
NFL Tackle, German

📰🏆⚾"Red" Barber -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/17/1908 d.10/22/1992 (84)
Hall of Famer, Commentator, Sports Writer, Baseball Announcer
Names/Places: RFN:Walter Lainer; NN:The Ol' Redhead of sports
Misc: Ford C. Frick award winner in 1978
Sports Teams: Cincinnatti Reds, Los Angeles Dodgers, New York Yankees

🏆🏈Dennis Green -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/17/1949 d.7/22/2016 N.S. (67)
NFL Coach, College Football Coach
Sports Teams: Stanford University (1989-1991), Minnesota Vikings (coach 1992-2001), Arizona Cardinals (2004-2006), Sacramento Mountain Lions (UFL, coach 2009-2011)

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🏆🎾Joe Hunt -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/17/1919 d.2/2/1945 (25)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player

🎭🏆Mary Ann Mobley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/17/1937 d.12/9/2014 (77)
Actress, Beauty Pagent Winner
Names/Places: Gary Collins' wife
Misc: Miss America of 1959; fake birth year: 1939
TV Shows: Diff'rent Strokes (as Maggie McKinney Drummond), Falcon Crest (as Beth Everdene), Hearts Afire (as Mary Fran)

🏆🏈Buddy Ryan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/17/1934 d.6/28/2016 N.S. (82)
NFL Coach
Misc: some say b. 1931
Sports Teams: Buffalo (1961-1965), New York Jets (1968-1975), Minnesota Vikings (1976-1977), Chicago Bears (1978-1985), Philadelphia Eagles (1986-1990), Houston Oilers (1993), Arizona Cardinals (1994-1995)

🏆⚾Alan Wiggins -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/17/1958 d.1/6/1991 (32)
MLB Second Baseman

🏆🏈Ricky Bell -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/2/1974 d.2/17/2011 (36)
NFL Player

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🏆⚾Nestor George Chylak Jr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/11/1922 d.2/17/1982 (59)
Hall of Famer, MLB Umpire

🏆🏒Clarence Henry "Hap" Day -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/1/1901 d.2/17/1990 (88)
Hall of Famer, NHL Coach, NHL Defensive
Misc: played 1924-1938
Sports Teams: Toronto St. Pats/Maple Leafs, New York Americans

🏆🏈Dave Duerson -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/28/1960 d.2/17/2011 (50)
NFL Player

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🏆🏁🎿Gretchen Fraser -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/11/1919 d.2/17/1994 (75)
Skier
Misc: slalom skier (Olympic-gold-1948); first American to win an Olympic gold medal for skiing

🏆⚾Vernon "Lefty" Gomez -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/26/1908 d.2/17/1989 (80)
Hall of Famer, MLB Pitcher
Misc: 1930s Yankee led league in Shutouts, Strikeouts, Complete Games, & Innings; won 189 games
Sports Teams: New York Yankees (1930-1942), Washington Senators (1943)

🏆🏒William Juzda -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/29/1920 d.2/17/2008 (87)
NHL Player, Canadian

🏆⚾🏈🏀George Keogan -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/8/1890 d.2/17/1943 (52)
Hall of Famer, College Baseball Coach, College Football Coach, College Basketball Coach
Misc: in the College Basketball and Basketball Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: Saint Louis (football 1915, basketball 1915-1916), Valparaiso (football 1919-1920, basketball 1919-1922, baseball 1920-1921), Notre Dame (football 1924, basketball 1923-1943, baseball 1924-1926, 1930-1933), Wisconsin-Superior (basketball 1912-1914), St. Thomas (MN, basketball 1917-1918), Allegheny (basketball 1918-1919)

🏆🏁Frank Kurtis -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/25/1908 d.2/17/1987 (79)
Hall of Famer, Racing Figure
Misc: not a racer but in the Motorsports Hall of Fame as a racing car designer who designed and built midget cars, quarter-midgets, sports cars, indy cars, and Formula One cars, and was the founder of Kurtis Kraft.

🏆🏈Tim Mara -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/29/1887 d.2/17/1959 (71)
Hall of Famer, NFL Owner
Misc: b. Jul 30?
Sports Teams: New York Giants (owner and founder)

🏆⚾Charles Herbert "Red" Ruffing -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/3/1905 d.2/17/1986 (80)
Hall of Famer, MLB Pitcher
Misc: 6x All-Star, 6x World Series champ
Sports Teams: Boston Red Sox (1924-1930), New York Yankees (1930-1942, 1945-1946), Chicago White Sox (1947)

🏆🏒Frank Sanders -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/8/1949 d.2/17/2012 N.S. (62)
NHL Player, Olympic Athlete, American

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🏆🏈Brad Van Pelt -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/5/1951 d.2/17/2009 (57)
NFL Player

🏆🏈Travis Williams -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/14/1946 d.2/17/1991 (45)
NFL Player

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