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Encyclopedia > 1976 in sports

See also: 1975 in sports, other events of 1976, 1977 in sports and the list of 'years in sports'. 1976 (MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1976 calendar). ... This page indexes the individual year in sports pages. ...

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Auto Racing

Auto racing (also known as automobile racing, autosport or motorsport) is a sport involving racing automobiles. ... NEXTEL Cup drivers practice for the 2004 Daytona 500 This article is about the sport of stock car racing. ... February 15 is the 46th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... David Pearson David Pearson (born December 22, 1934 in Whitney, South Carolina) is a former American racecar driver. ... The Daytona 500 is a 200-lap, 500 mile (805 km) NASCAR Nextel Cup Series race held annually at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. ... NASCAR Nextel Cup logo NEXTEL Cup trophy, adopted in 2004 4-time champion Jeff Gordon poses with the Winston Cup trophy (used prior to 2004) The NASCAR Championship is the championship held in NASCARs top stock car racing series. ... William Caleb Cale Yarborough (born March 27, 1939 in Timmonsville, South Carolina, near the Famous Darlington Raceway), is a former NASCAR Winston Cup Series driver. ... Indianapolis 500, 1994 The Indianapolis 500-Mile Race, frequently shortened to Indianapolis 500 or Indy 500, is an American automobile race held annually over the Memorial Day weekend at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana. ... Johnny Rutherford (born March 12, 1938 in Coffeyville, Kansas) was a U.S. automobile racer. ... A simple wooden cart in Australia A cart transporting watermelons in Harbin, China. ... Gordon Johncock (born 5th August 1937, Coldwater, Michigan) is a former racing driver, best known as a two-time winner of the Indianapolis 500 and 1976 Champcar champion. ... Formula One - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... James Hunt James Simon Wallis Hunt (29 August 1947 – 15 June 1993) was an English racing driver and Formula 1 world champion and subsequently a commentator. ... Andreas Nikolaus Niki Lauda (born February 22, 1949) is an Austrian racing driver. ... The Nürburgring (Nuerburgring) is the name of a famous road circuit for autos or motorcycles in Germany, of which there are several configurations. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Jacques Bernard (Jacky) Ickx, (born January 1, 1945 in Brussels) is a Belgian racing driver known for his success in Formula One and his six wins in the 24 hours of Le Mans. ... Gijs Van Lennep, born March 16, 1942, was a Dutch journeyman racecar driver who gave a good account for himself in his four F1 drives. ... Porsche (), properly pronounced as a two syllable word (porsh-eh, IPA: ) , is a German manufacturer of sports cars, founded in 1931 by Ferdinand Porsche, the engineer who created the first Volkswagen. ... Rallying (international) or rally racing (US) is a form of automobile racing that takes place on normal roads with modified production or specially built road cars. ... Sandro Munari is a former rally driver, of Italy. ... The Monte Carlo Rally (officially Rallye Automobile Monte Carlo) is an automobile racing event organized each year by the Automobile Club de Monaco who also organize the F1 Grand Prix of Monaco and the Monaco Kart Cup. ... A Top Fuel dragster, the ultimate in drag racing. ... Shirley Muldowney (born June 9, 1940 in Schenectady, New York), the First Lady of Drag Racing was the first woman to receive a licence to drive a top fuel dragster by the NHRA . ... Clocked Speed = 506 km/h, Kwinana Race Track, W.A., 2005 Top-Fuel Racing refers to a class of drag racing in which the cars are run on 85% nitromethane and about 15% methanol also known as racing alcohol, instead of gasoline. ... The National Hot Rod Association, known as the NHRA, was founded by Wally Parks in 1951 in the State of California to provide a governing body to organize and promote the sport of drag racing. ...

Baseball

Baseball is a team sport in which a player on one team (the pitcher) attempts to throw a hard, fist-sized ball at a player on the other team (the batter), who attempts to hit the baseball with a tapered, smooth, cylindrical bat that can be made out of either... April 25 is the 115th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (116th in leap years). ... Major league affiliations National League (1876-present) Central Division (1994-present) East Division (1969-1993) Major league titles World Series titles (2) 1908 â€¢ 1907 NL Pennants (16) 1945 â€¢ 1938 â€¢ 1935 â€¢ 1932 1929 â€¢ 1918 â€¢ 1910 â€¢ 1908 1907 â€¢ 1906 â€¢ 1886 â€¢ 1885 1882 â€¢ 1881 â€¢ 1880 â€¢ 1876 Central Division titles (1) 2003 East Division... Robert James (Rick) Monday, Jr. ... Flag ratio: 10:19 Flag ratio is not set, but is often 4:5 bearing a gold fringe around three edges when displayed indoors or on parade. ... Flag desecration is a blanket term applied to various ways of intentionally defacing or dishonoring a flag, most often a national flag (though other flags may be defaced as well). ... Dodger Stadium has been the home of the Los Angeles Dodgers Major League Baseball team since 1962. ... Albert Walter Sparky Lyle (born July 22, 1944) is an American former left-handed relief pitcher in Major League Baseball. ... James Hoyt Wilhelm (July 26, 1922 in Huntersville, North Carolina - August 23, 2002 in Sarasota, Florida) was an American relief pitcher in Major League Baseball. ... For other events named World Series, see World Series (disambiguation). ... Major league affiliations National League (1890-present) Central Division (1994-present) West Division (1969-1993) American Association (1882-1889) Major league titles World Series titles (5) 1990 â€¢ 1976 â€¢ 1975 â€¢ 1940 1919 NL Pennants (9) 1990 â€¢ 1976 â€¢ 1975 â€¢ 1972 1970 â€¢ 1961 â€¢ 1940 â€¢ 1939 1919 AA Pennants (1) 1882 Central Division titles... Major league affiliations American League (1901-present) East Division (1969-present) Major league titles World Series titles (26) 2000 â€¢ 1999 â€¢ 1998 â€¢ 1996 1978 â€¢ 1977 â€¢ 1962 â€¢ 1961 1958 â€¢ 1956 â€¢ 1953 â€¢ 1952 1951 â€¢ 1950 â€¢ 1949 â€¢ 1947 1943 â€¢ 1941 â€¢ 1939 â€¢ 1938 1937 â€¢ 1936 â€¢ 1932 â€¢ 1928 1927 â€¢ 1923 AL Pennants (39) 2003 â€¢ 2001 â€¢ 2000...

Basketball

Sara Giauro shoots a three-point shot, FIBA Europe Cup for Women Finals 2005 For other uses, see Basketball (disambiguation). ... The NCAA Mens Division I Basketball Championship is held each spring featuring 65 college basketball teams in the United States. ... NBA logo, depicting former star Jerry West Location of NBA teams, conferences and divisions The National Basketball Association, more commonly referred to as the NBA, is the worlds premier mens professional basketball league and one of the major professional sports leagues of North America. ... The Boston Celtics are a National Basketball Association team based in Boston, Massachusetts. ... The Phoenix Suns are a National Basketball Association team based in Phoenix, Arizona. ... October 26 is the 299th day of the year (300th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 66 days remaining. ... This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ...

Boxing

Professional boxing bout featuring Ricardo Dominguez (left) vs. ... October 8 is the 281st day of the year (282nd in leap years). ... Landmark buildings Edifício Italia (at left) and Copan (curved façade at center), in São Paulo Downtown. ... Eder Jofre (born March 26, 1936), is a Brazilian former boxer, whom many consider to be the best Brazilian boxer of all time. ...

Cycling

Cycling is a recreation, a sport and a means of transport across land. ... The Giro dItalia, also simply known as the Giro, is a long distance road bicycle race for professional cyclists held over three weeks in May or early June in and around Italy. ... Felice Gimondi, (born September 29, 1942 in Sedrina, just outside Bergamo, Italy) is a former professional cyclist. ... The Tour de France (French for Tour of France), often referred to as La Grande Boucle, Le Tour or The Tour, is a long-distance road bicycle racing competition for professionals held over three weeks in July in and around France. ... Lucien Van Impe (born 20 October 1946 in Mere, Belgium) was a Flemish cyclist from 1969 to 1987. ... The professional World Cycling Championship is a one-day cycling event organised by the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI), and is a single massed start road race, the winner being the first across the line at the completion of the full race distance. ... Freddy Maertens (born 13 February 1952 in Lombardsijde, Belgium) was a Belgian professional racing cyclist and twice World Road Cycling Champion. ...

Dogsled racing

Dogsled racing is a winter dog sport involving the timed competition of teams of sleddogs that pull a sled, on the runners of which the dog driver or musher stands. ... The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, usually called the Iditarod and known as the Last Great Race, is an annual dog sled race in Alaska, where mushers and teams of dogs cover more than 1,000 miles (1,600 km) in less than two weeks, frequently through blizzards causing whiteout...

Field Hockey

  • Olympic Games (Men's Competition) in Montréal, Canada
    • Gold Medal: New Zealand
    • Silver Medal: Australia
    • Bronze Medal: Pakistan
  • Women's World Cup in Berlin, West Germany
    • Gold Medal: West Germany
    • Silver Medal: Argentina
    • Bronze Medal: The Netherlands
  • March 13 - In an international women's field hockey match at Wembley Stadium,England. England beat Scotland 3-0.

A game of field hockey in progress Field hockey is a popular sport for men and women in many countries around the world. ... Final results for the Hockey competition at the 1976 Summer Olympics: Only a men competition occurred that year. ... {{Canadian City/Disable Field={{{Disable Motto Link}}}}} Motto: Concordia Salus (Salvation through harmony) Ville de Montréal, Québec, Canada Location. ... is the capital city and a single state of the Federal Republic of Germany. ... March 13 is the 72nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (73rd in leap years). ...

Figure Skating

Figure skating is an ice skating sporting event where individuals, mixed couples, or groups perform spins, jumps, and other moves on the ice, often to music. ... The World Figure Skating Championships is an annual event in which elite figure skaters compete for the title of World Champion. ... John Curry John Curry (born 9 September 1949 in Birmingham, England, died 15 April 1994 in Binton) was a British figure skater who won the Olympic and World Championships in 1976. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Irina Konstantinovna Rodnina (born September 12, 1949, Moscow, Russia) was a Soviet figure skater. ...

Football (American)

Look up Football in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Date January 18, 1976 Stadium Miami Orange Bowl City Miami, Florida MVP Lynn Swann, Wide Receiver Favorite Steelers by 6 National Anthem Tom Sullivan Coin toss Game referee Halftime show Up with People presents 200 Years and Just a Baby: Tribute to Americas Bicentennial Attendance 80,187 TV in... January 18 is the 18th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... City Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Other nicknames None Team colors Black and Gold Head Coach Bill Cowher Owner Dan Rooney General manager Kevin Colbert Fight song None Mascot None Local radio Flagship stations: WDVE (102. ... City Irving, Texas Other nicknames Americas Team, The Boys Team colors Royal Blue, Metallic Silver-Green, Silver, Navy Blue, and White Head Coach Bill Parcells Owner Jerry Jones General manager Jerry Jones Fight song None Mascot Rowdy [2] Local radio Flagship stations: KLUV (98. ...

Football (Australian Rules)

Look up Football in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Australian Rules and Aussie Rules redirect here. ... The Victorian Football League (formerly known as the Victorian Football Association or VFA) is widely regarded as Australias 3rd most competitive football league after the AFL and SANFL Australian rules football. ... The Hawthorn Football Club, nicknamed The Hawks, is an Australian rules football club playing in the Australian Football League (AFL). ... Kangaroos Football Club logo The Kangaroos Football Club, formerly the North Melbourne Football Club, and informally known as the Shinboners or the Kangaroos plays Australian rules football in the Australian Football League. ... The Charles Brownlow Trophy, better known as the Brownlow Medal, is an annual medal awarded to the fairest and best player in the Australian Football League during the regular season (ie. ... Essendon Football Club, nicknamed The Bombers, is an Australian rules football club that is part of the Australian Football League. ...

Football (Canadian)

Look up Football in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Then Prime Minister Joe Clark presents the 1979 Grey Cup to victorious Edmonton Eskimos Danny Kepley and Tom Wilkinson. ... The Ottawa Rough Riders were a Canadian Football League team based in Ottawa, Ontario. ... The Saskatchewan Roughriders are a Canadian Football League team based in Regina, Saskatchewan. ... The Vanier Cup (French: Coupe Vanier) is the championship trophy of Canadian Interuniversity Sport mens football. ... -1...

Football (Soccer)

Look up Football in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Football is a ball game played between two teams of eleven players, each attempting to win by scoring more goals than their opponent. ... The FA Cup - this is the fourth trophy, in use since 1992, and identical in design to the third trophy introduced in 1911. ... Southampton Football Club (originally St. ... Manchester United Football Club is an English football club, based at Old Trafford Football Ground located just outside the city boundaries of Manchester. ... Torino Calcio is one of the most popular Italian football clubs, based in Turin. ... Serie A is the top division of the Italian Football League, the highest football league in Italy. ... The Superga air disaster happened on Wednesday, May 4, 1949, when a plane carrying almost the entire Grande Torino squad (18 players), plus management, journalists and crew, crashed into the Superga hills near Turin, killing everyone on board. ... The 1976 European Football Championship (Euro 76) final tournament was held in Yugoslavia. ... Ricardo scores a decisive penalty in the quarterfinals of EURO 2004 Kicks from the penalty mark (commonly referred to as a penalty shootout) are sometimes used to decide which team progresses to the next stage of a tournament following a tied result in a game of association football (soccer). ...

Golf

Men's Golf Golf (gowf in Scots) is a game where individual players or teams hit a ball into a hole using various clubs, and is one of the few ball games that does not use a fixed standard playing area. ... Golfer teeing off at the start of a hole Golf is an outdoor game where individual players or teams play a small ball into a hole using various clubs. ...

Women's Golf The Grand Slam of golf consists of four major golfing events held each year; the events are often referred to as the major tournaments and are all recognized as a part of the worlds two most prestigious tours, the PGA TOUR in the United States and the PGA European... The Masters is one of four Grand Slam golf tournaments. ... Raymond Floyd often known as Ray Floyd (b September 4, 1942, Fort Bragg, North Carolina, U.S.A.) is a professional golfer who has won numerous tournaments at both PGA Tour and Champions Tour level. ... The United States Open Golf Tournament is an annual mens golf tournament staged by the United States Golf Association each June. ... Jerry Pate (born September 16, 1953) is an American golfer. ... The Champions Belt & The Claret Jug. ... Johnny Miller (born on April 29, 1947) is an American former PGA Tour golfer who was born in San Francisco. ... // The PGA Championship is an annual golf tournament, conducted by the Professional Golfers Association of America as part of the PGA TOUR. The PGA Championship is one of the four Major Championships in mens golf, and it is the golf seasons final major, being played in August. ... Dave Stockton (Born November 2, 1941 San Bernardino, California) is an American golfer who was prominent on the PGA Tour from the middle of the 1960s to the late 1970s. ... Founded in 1916, the Professional Golfers Association of America is headquartered in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, United States and claims to be the largest working sports organization in the world with more than 27,000 members. ... Nicklaus celebrates his victory in the 1980 U.S. Open Jack William Nicklaus (born January 21, 1940 in Columbus, Ohio), also known as The Golden Bear, was a major force in professional golf, first on the PGA Tour from the 1960s to the mid to late 1980s, and then on... Golfer teeing off at the start of a hole Golf is an outdoor game where individual players or teams play a small ball into a hole using various clubs. ...

The United States Open Golf Tournament is an annual mens golf tournament staged by the United States Golf Association each June. ... JoAnne Carner (b April 4 1939 Kirkland, Washington) is an American professional golfer. ... The LPGA Championship, currently known for sponsorship reasons as the McDonalds LPGA Championship, is the second-longest running tournament in the history of the Ladies Professional Golf Association surpassed only by the U.S. Womens Open. ... Betty Burfeindt (born July 20 1945 in New York City, USA) is an American golfer. ... Judy Rankin (born February 18, 1945, St Louis, Missouri) is an American professional golfer. ... LPGA stands for Ladies Professional Golf Association. ...

Thoroughbred Horse Racing

Thoroughbred horse racing is the main form of horse-racing throughout the world. ... The 1976 cup won by Van Der Hum. ... The Queens Plate is North Americas oldest thoroughbred horse race, run at a distance of 1 1/4 miles for 3-year-old thoroughbed horses, foaled in Canada, run annually in July at Woodbine Racetrack, Etobicoke (Toronto), Ontario. ... Races at Lonchamp - Édouard Manet, 1867 The Prix de LArc de Triomphe is a flat thoroughbred horse race of a 2400 metres (about 1 mile 4 furlongs) raced on turf for 3 year olds and up, Colts, horses, Fillies and mares (exclude geldings). ... Ivanjica (Ивањица) is a town and municipality located in the Moravica District of Serbia, Serbia and Montenegro. ... The Irish Derby Stakes have been held annually at The Curragh in County Kildare, Ireland since 1866. ... The Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing (Triple Crown for short, but the term is also used in other sports, and thus the full name should be used when it could cause confusion) consists of three races for three-year-old thoroughbred horses. ... The Two Thousand Guineas Stakes is a Group 1 1 mile (1600 meters) thoroughbred flat racing horse race for 3-year-olds colts and fillies run in May of each year over the Rowley Mile at Newmarket, Suffolk, England. ... Epsom Derby, Théodore Géricault, 1821. ... The St. ... The Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing (Triple Crown for short, but the term is also used in other sports, and thus the full name should be used when it could cause confusion) consists of three races for three-year-old thoroughbred horses. ... Churchill Downs ractrack, 2004 The Kentucky Derby is a stakes race for three-year-old thoroughbred horses, staged yearly in Louisville, Kentucky on the first Saturday in May, capping the two-week-long Kentucky Derby Festival. ... Bold Forbes foaled March 31, 1973 and died August 9, 2000. ... The Preakness Stakes is a classic 1 3/16 mile (1. ... The Belmont Stakes is a prestigious horse race held yearly in June at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York. ... Bold Forbes foaled March 31, 1973 and died August 9, 2000. ...

Harness Racing

A trotter training at Vincennes hippodrome Harness racing is a form of horse-racing in which the horses race in a specified gait. ... The Triple Crown of Harness Racing for Pacers consists of the following horse races: Cane Pace Messenger Stakes Little Brown Jug The traditional order of the races was Cane Pace, Little Brown Jug, and Messenger. ... The Cane Pace is a harness horse race run annually since 1955. ... The Little Brown Jug is a harness race for three-year-old pacing standardbreds hosted by the Delaware County Agricultural Society since 1946 at the County Fairgrounds in Delaware, Ohio. ... The Messenger Stakes is an American harness racing event for 3-year-old pacing horses. ... The Triple Crown of Harness Racing for Trotters consists of the following horse races: Hambletonian Yonkers Trot Kentucky Futurity Since its inauguration in 1955, only seven horses have ever won the Trotting Triple Crown. ... The Hambletonian is a United States harness racing event held annually for three-year-old trotting standardbreds. ... The Yonkers Trot is a harness race for three-year old trotting standardbreds held at Yonkers Raceway in New York. ... The Kentucky Futurity is a stakes race for three-year-old trotters, held annually at The Red Mile in Lexington, Kentucky since 1893. ... The Interdominions is a harness racing competition held between horses from Australia and New Zealand. ...

Ice Hockey

Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... The Art Ross Memorial Trophy is given to the National Hockey League player with the most points scored at the end of the regular season. ... The modernized NHL shield logo debuted in 2005, replacing the orange and black shield, which had been used since the leagues inception. ... Guy Damien Lafleur, OC, born September 20, 1951 in Thurso, Quebec, is one of the greatest and most popular players ever to play professional ice hockey. ... The Montreal Canadiens are the oldest established National Hockey League franchise, and one of the most successful in all of North American sports history. ... Hart Memorial Trophy on display at the Hockey Hall of Fame The Hart Memorial Trophy is presented annually to the ice hockey player who is most valuable to his team in the National Hockey League during the regular season. ... The modernized NHL shield logo debuted in 2005, replacing the orange and black shield, which had been used since the leagues inception. ... Robert Earle Clarke OC (b. ... The Philadelphia Flyers are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... Stanley Cup on display at the Hockey Hall of Fame The Stanley Cup which was originally called the Dominion Hockey Challenge Cup, is awarded each year by the National Hockey League to the champion of its playoff tournament. ... The Montreal Canadiens are the oldest established National Hockey League franchise, and one of the most successful in all of North American sports history. ... The Philadelphia Flyers are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... The Ice Hockey World Championships are an annual event put together by the IIHF, the International Ice Hockey Federation, since 1930. ...

Skiing

Members of the US Air Force skiing (and snowboarding) at Keystone Resorts 14th Annual SnoFest An alpine skier Deep powder skiing Skiing is the activity of gliding over snow using skis (originally wooden planks, now usually made from fiberglass or related composites) strapped to the feet with ski bindings. ... Alpine skiing (or downhill skiing) is a recreational activity and sport involving sliding down snow-covered hills with long, thin skis attached to each foot. ... Ingemar Stenmark (March 18, 1956, Joesjö, Storumans kommun) was a Swedish Slalom and Giant Slalom skiier, competing for Fjällvinden Tärnaby. ... Rosi Mittermaier (August 5, 1950, Reit im Winkl, Bavaria), is a former German Alpine Skiing champion who won two gold medals and one silver in the 1976 Olympic winter games in Innsbruck, Austria, earning her the nickname of Gold-Rosi within Germany. ... Motto: Einigkeit und Recht und Freiheit (German: Unity and Justice and Freedom ) Anthem: The third stanza of Das Lied der Deutschen Capital Berlin Largest city Berlin Official language(s) German 1 Government • President • Chancellor • Vice Chancellor Federal Republic Horst Köhler Angela Merkel (CDU) Franz Müntefering (SPD) Formation  Holy...

Snooker

Snooker table For the dog-agility Snooker class, see dog agility. ... The World Snooker Championship, currently held at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, is the climax of snookers annual calendar and the most important snooker event of the year in terms of prestige, prize money and world ranking points. ... Ray Reardon is a retired Welsh snooker player. ... Alexander Gordon Higgins (born March 18, 1949) is a world-famous snooker player. ... The snooker world rankings are a system of ranking professional snooker players. ... Ray Reardon is a retired Welsh snooker player. ... The snooker players ranked number one in the world are listed below for each season since rankings began. ...

Tennis

Tennis ball This article is about the sport. ... A Grand Slam is a term in tennis used to denote winning all four of the following championship titles in the same year: Australian Open French Open Wimbledon U.S. Open These tournaments are therefore also known as the Grand Slam tournaments, and rank as the most important tennis tournaments... This article is about the Australian Open tennis tournament. ... Mark Edmondson (June 24, 1954) was a professional Australian male tennis player. ... The French Open, officially the Tournoi de Roland-Garros (English: Roland Garros Tournament), is a tennis event held over two weeks between mid May and early June in Paris, France, and is the second of the Grand Slam tournaments on the annual tennis calendar. ... Adriano Panatta Adriano Panatta (born July 9, 1950, in Rome, Italy) is a former professional tennis player from Italy. ... Wimbledon logo Wimbledon is the oldest and most prestigious event in the sport of tennis. ... Residence: Monte Carlo, MON Height: 180 cm (5 ft 11 in) Weight: 73 kg (160 lb) Plays: Right Turned pro: 1973 Retired: 1981 Highest singles ranking: 1 (8/23/1977) Singles titles: 61 Career prize money: US$3,655,751 Grand Slam Record Titles: 11 Australian Open 3rd (1974) French... The U.S. Open is the fourth and final event of the Grand Slam in tennis. ... Country: United States Residence: Belleville, IL Height: 177 cm (5 ft 10 in) Weight: 70 Kg (155 lb) Plays: Left-handed Turned pro: 1972 Highest singles ranking: 1 (29 July 1974) Singles titles: 109 Career Prize Money: US$8,461,040 Grand Slam Record Titles: 8 Australian Open W (1974... A Grand Slam is a term in tennis used to denote winning all four of the following championship titles in the same year: Australian Open French Open Wimbledon U.S. Open These tournaments are therefore also known as the Grand Slam tournaments, and rank as the most important tennis tournaments... This article is about the Australian Open tennis tournament. ... Evonne Fay Goolagong Cawley (born July 31, 1951) Australian tennis player, was one of the worlds leading women players in the 1970s, twice winning the womens singles title at Wimbledon. ... The French Open, officially the Tournoi de Roland-Garros (English: Roland Garros Tournament), is a tennis event held over two weeks between mid May and early June in Paris, France, and is the second of the Grand Slam tournaments on the annual tennis calendar. ... Sue Barker (born April 19, 1956, in Paignton, Devon, England) is a television presenter and former professional tennis player from the United Kingdom. ... Wimbledon logo Wimbledon is the oldest and most prestigious event in the sport of tennis. ... Christine Marie Evert (b. ... The U.S. Open is the fourth and final event of the Grand Slam in tennis. ... Christine Marie Evert (b. ... Logo The Davis Cup is the premier international team event in mens tennis. ...

General sporting events

Multi-Sport Events Arctic Winter Games Asian Games Canada Games Commonwealth Games Francophone Games Gaelic Games Gay Games Goodwill Games Nordic Games Pan American Games Paralympic Games Special Olympic Games Summer Olympic Games Winter Olympic Games World Games World Wheelchair Games X Games American football Alamo Bowl Aztec Bowl Capital... The 1976 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXI Olympiad, were held in 1976 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. ... City motto: Concordia Salus (Latin: Well-being through harmony) Province Quebec Mayor Gérald Tremblay Area  - % water 366. ... The XII Olympic Winter Games were held in 1976 in Innsbruck, Austria. ... Innsbruck is a city in western Austria, and the capital of the federal state of Tyrol. ... The 5th Pan Arab Games were held in Damascus, Syria between October 6 and October 21, 1976. ... This is about Damascus, the capital of Syria. ...

Births

January

January 1 is the first day of the calendar year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. ... January 2 is the second day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Danilo di Luca, born on 1976 in Spoltore, is a professional Italian cyclist. ... January 4 is the 4th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ezequiel Paulón (born January 4, 1976 in Puerto Deseado, Santa Cruz) is a field hockey defender from Argentina, who made his debut for the national squad in 1998, and competed for his native country in the 2000 Summer Olympics and the 2004 Summer Olympics. ... January 6 is the 6th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Amy Gillett Amy Gillett (January 9, 1976 - July 18, 2005) was an Australian cyclist and rower who represented Australia in both sports before her untimely death in a training accident when a motorist crashed into the Australian squad of cyclists she was training with. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Chun Lee-Kyung is a Korean short track speed skater, who dominated womens short track for much of 1990s. ... January 7 is the seventh day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Éric Gagné Éric Serge (Game Over) Gagné (born January 7, 1976 in Montreal, Québec, Canada) is a right-handed relief pitcher in Major League Baseball. ... This article refers to the American baseball league. ... In baseball, the Cy Young Award is an honor given annually to the best pitchers in the Major Leagues. ... January 10 is the 10th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Remy Bonjasky (January 10, 1976) is a Muay Thai fighter from the Netherlands famous for his winning of the K-1 fighting championship in Japan. ... January 11 is the 11th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Bindi Kullar (born on January 11, 1976 in Richmond, British Columbia) is a Canadian field hockey player, who played his first international senior tournament in 1996, at the World Cup Preliminary in Sardinia. ... January 16 is the 16th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Germán Orozco (born January 16, 1976 in Buenos Aires) is a field hockey defender from Argentina, who made his debut for the national squad in 1994, and competed for his native country in the 2000 Summer Olympics and the 2004 Summer Olympics. ... January 18 is the 18th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lars Paaske (born 18 January 1976) is a male badminton player from Denmark. ... January 20 is the 20th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Gretha Smit (born January 20, 1976 in Rouveen) is a Dutch speed skater. ... January 22 is the 22nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 29 is the 29th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Karsten Kroon (January 29, 1976, Dalen) is a Dutch professional road bicycle racer. ...

February

February 2 is the 33rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Steven Dewick (born February 2, 1976 in Sydney, Australia) is an Australian backstroke swimmer, who won a bronze medal in the 4x100m medley relay at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics. ... James Hickman is a British swimmer - 5 times World 200m Butterfly Champion. ... February 3 is the 34th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Cătălin Hâldan (February 3, 1976 - October 5, 2000) was a Romanian football player. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... February 5 is the 36th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... February 13 is the 44th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... February 15 is the 46th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... February 18 is the 49th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Chanda Rubin was born in February 18, 1976, in Lafayette, Louisiana. ... February 26 is the 57th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Attila Vari (born February 26, 1976) is a Hungarian water polo player who played on the gold medal squads at the 2000 Summer Olympics and 2004 Summer Olympics. ... February 27 is the 58th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ...

March

March 4 is the 63rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (64th in leap years). ... Categories: Stub | 1976 births | Archers at the 2000 Summer Olympics | Archers at the 2004 Summer Olympics ... March 5 is the 64th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (65th in leap years). ... Wayne Denne (born March 5, 1976 in Cape Town) is a field hockey player from South Africa, who was a member of the national squad that finished tenth at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens. ... . Sarunas Jasikevicius (Lithuanian Šarūnas Jasikevičius; born March 5, 1976 in Kaunas, Lithuania) is a basketball player, the MVP of the 2003 European Basketball Championship. ... Sergey Mihaylov (born March 5, 1976) is an Uzbek boxer, who competed in the Light Heavyweight (81 kg) at the 2000 Summer Olympics and won the bronze medal. ... March 6 is the 65th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (66th in Leap years). ... Antoine Dénériaz (born March 6, 1976 in Bonneville, Haute-Savoie) is a French Alpine skier. ... March 24 is the 83rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (84th in Leap years). ... Peyton Williams Manning (born March 24, 1976 in New Orleans, Louisiana) is an American football quarterback for the Indianapolis Colts NFL franchise. ... The National Football League (NFL) is the largest professional American football league, consisting of thirty-two teams from American cities and regions. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... March 10 is the 69th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (70th in Leap years). ... March 14 is the 73rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (74th in Leap years) with 292 days remaining in the year. ... Sarah Ulmer climbing up a hill during the Twin Falls to Buhl stage of the 2002 Womens Challenge Sarah Ulmer (born March 14, 1976) is a New Zealand cyclist who won a Gold medal and set new world records at the 2004 Summer Olympics at Athens, the first New... March 17 is the 76th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (77th in Leap years). ... Alvaro Alexander Recoba Rivero (born March 17, 1976 in Montevideo) is a Uruguayan soccer player. ... March 19 is the 78th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (79th in leap years). ... Mukhtarkhan Dildabekov (born on March 19, 1976) is a Kazakh boxer who competed in the Super Heavyweight (+91 kg) at the 2000 Summer Olympics and won the silver medal. ... Alessandro Nesta (born March 19, 1976 in Rome) is an Italian footballer. ... March 20 is the 79th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (80th in Leap years). ... Julia Zwehl is a field hockey international and comes from Germany. ... March 21 is the 80th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (81st in leap years). ... Han Hyung-Bae (born March 21, 1976) is a field hockey player from South Korea, who was a member of the Mens National Team that won the silver medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney. ... 22 March is the 81st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (82nd in Leap years). ... Teun Floris de Nooijer (born on March 22, 1976 in Egmond aan den Hoef) is a skilfull field hockey player from The Netherlands, who twice became olympic champion with the Dutch national squad: in 1996 and in 2000. ... March 25 is the 84th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (85th in leap years). ... Dr. Wladimir Klitschko (born March 25, 1976 in Semipalatinsk, Kazakhstan) is a Ukrainian heavyweight boxer. ... March 29 is the 88th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (89th in Leap years). ... Igor Astarloa Askasibar (born on March 29, 1976 in Ermua, Spain) is a cyclist from Spain. ... Country: United States Residence: Wesley Chapel, Florida, USA Height: 170 cm (57) Weight: 72. ...

April

April 1 is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 274 days remaining. ... © http://soccer-europe. ... April 3 is the 93rd day of the year (94th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 272 days remaining. ... Nicolas Jean-Christophe Escudé (born April 3, 1976 in Chartres) is a tennis player from France, who turned professional in 1995. ... April 5 is the 95th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (96th in leap years). ... Kim Collins (born April 5, 1976) is a sprinter from Saint Kitts and Nevis. ... David Staniforth (born April 5, 1976 in Durban) is a field hockey goalkeeper from South Africa, who was a member of the national squad that finished tenth at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens. ... April 8 is the 98th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (99th in leap years). ... April 10 is the 100th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (101st in leap years). ... John van Lottum (born April 10, 1976 on Madagascar) is a tennis player from The Netherlands, who turned professional in 1994. ... 13 April is the 103rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (104th in leap years). ... Nami Miyazaki (born April 13, 1976) is a field hockey international goalkeeper from Japan, who was a member of the national womens team that competed at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece. ... April 14 is the 104th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (105th in leap years). ... Baeden Choppy (born April 14, 1976 in Mackay, Queensland) is a former field hockey striker from Australia, who was a member of the Mens National Hockey Team that won the bronze medal at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia. ... April 18 is the 108th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (109th in leap years). ... Andrew Ilie (born April 18, 1976 in Bucharest, Romania) is a former tennis player, who turned professional in 1994 and became a citizen of Australia. ... April 20 is the 110th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (111th in leap years). ... Big Ben (April 20, 1976 – December 11, 1999) was a world champion show jumping horse. ... April 24 is the 114th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (115th in leap years). ... Steve Finnan (born 24 April 1976 in Limerick) is an Irish football player, who currently plays for Liverpool. ... April 25 is the 115th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (116th in leap years). ... Timothy Theodore Duncan (born April 25, 1976 in Christiansted, St. ... NBA logo, depicting former star Jerry West Location of NBA teams, conferences and divisions The National Basketball Association, more commonly referred to as the NBA, is the worlds premier mens professional basketball league and one of the major professional sports leagues of North America. ... Rainer Schüttler (born April 25, 1976, Korbach, Germany) is a professional tennis player from Germany. ... April 26 is the 116th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (117th in leap years). ... Wijan Ponlid (born April 26, 1976) is an Thai boxer who competed in the Flyweight (51 kg) at the 2000 Summer Olympics and won the gold medal. ... April 23 is the 113th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (114th in leap years). ... April 27 is the 117th day of the year (118th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 248 days remaining. ... Olaf Karl Tufte (born 27 April 1976 in Tønsberg) is a Norwegian competition rower. ... Walter Pandiani (born April 27, 1976 in Montevideo) is a professional football player from Uruguay currently playing for Espanyol. ...

May

May 1 is the 121st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (122nd in leap years). ... May 3 is the 123rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (124th in leap years). ... Juan Pablo Hourquebie (born May 3, 1976 in Quilmes) is a field hockey defender from Argentina, who is nicknamed Juanpi. ... May 6 is the 126th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (127th in leap years). ... Adam David Commens (born May 6, 1976 in Wagga Wagga, New South Wales) is a former field hockey midfielder from Australia, who was a member of the team that won the bronze medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney. ... Iván De la Peña López (born 6 May 1976), nicknamed Little Buddha, is a professional Spanish footballer. ... May 8 is the 128th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (129th in leap years). ... Kim Christiansen is a norwegian snowboarder. ... May 9 is the 129th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (130th in leap years). ... Mitesh Patel (born May 9, 1976 in India) is a field hockey player from New Zealand, who earned his first cap for the national team, nicknamed The Black Sticks, in 1998. ... May 13 is the 133rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (134th in leap years). ... Hamid Ait Bighrade (born May 13, 1976) is a boxer from Morocco, who participated in the 2004 Summer Olympics for his native North African country. ... May 15 is the 135th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (136th in leap years). ... Tyler Lanier Walker (born May 15, 1976 in San Francisco, California) is a Major League Baseball pitcher who currently plays for the San Francisco Giants. ... May 17 is the 137th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (138th in leap years). ... Daniel Kipngetich Komen (born May 17, 1976) is a Kenyan runner best known as the first (and thus far only) man to achieve back-to-back sub-four minute miles on his way to clocking a world record 7:58. ... May 21 is the 141st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (142nd in leap years). ... Graham Dunlop (born on May 21, 1976) is a Scottish field hockey player, who was a member of the British squad that finished ninth at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens. ... May 25 is the 145th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (146th in leap years). ... Stefan Holm Stefan Holm (born May 25, 1976 in Forshaga, Sweden) is an athlete competing in high jump. ... May 27 is the 147th day (148th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 218 days remaining. ... May 31 is the 151st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (152nd in leap years), with 214 days remaining. ... Mashona Washington (b. ...

June

June 1 is the 152nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (153rd in leap years), with 213 days remaining. ... Niniwa Kiri Rata Roberts-Lang (born June 1, 1976 in Takapuna, New Zealand) is a field hockey striker from New Zealand, who made her debut for the womens national team in 2001 against India. ... June 3 is the 154th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (155th in leap years), with 211 days remaining. ... Jens Kruppa (born on June 3, 1976 in Freital) is a international topswimmer from Germany, who won the silver medal in the 4x100 metres medley relay at the 2004 Summer Olympics. ... June 4 is the 155th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (156th in leap years), with 210 days remaining. ... Nenad Zimonjić (Ненад Зимоњић) (born June 4, 1976 in Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro) is a Serbian tennis player. ... June 6 is the 157th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (158th in leap years), with 208 days remaining. ... Hamza Yerlikaya is a Turkish Greco-Roman style wrestler. ... June 8 is the 159th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (160th in leap years), with 206 days remaining. ... Lindsay Ann Davenport (born June 8, 1976 in Palos Verdes, California) is an American professional female tennis player. ... Jennifer Rodriguez (Miami, June 8, 1976) is an American speed skater. ... June 9 is the 160th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (161st in leap years), with 205 days remaining. ... Laurence Godfrey (born 9 June 1976) is an athlete from the United Kingdom. ... June 17 is the 168th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (169th in leap years), with 197 days remaining. ... Carolina Pascual (born June 17th, 1976 in Orihuela, Alicante, Spain) was an Individual Rhythmic Gymnast. ... June 21 is the 172nd day of the year (173rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 193 days remaining. ... Sander Petrus Henricus van der Weide (born on June 21, 1976 in Boxtel, Noord-Brabant) is a field hockey player from the Netherlands, who was a member of the Dutch team that won the golden medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney. ... June 23 is the 174th day of the year (175th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 191 days remaining. ... Paola Suárez (born June 23, 1976 in Munro, Argentina) is a top 10 tennis player, as of the early 2000s. ... Patrick Vieira (born June 23, 1976 in Dakar, Senegal) is a French football midfielder, who currently plays for Juventus. ... June 25 is the 176th day of the year (177th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 189 days remaining. ... Neil Walker (born June 25, 1976) is a swimmer from the United States who won a silver medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics and a bronze medal at the 2004 Summer Olympics. ... (Some entries on this page have been duplicated on August 1. ... Shinobu Asagoe (浅越しのぶ, born June 28, 1976, Hyogo, Japan) is a Japanese female professional tennis player. ...

July

July 1 is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 183 days remaining. ... Patrick Kluivert (born July 1, 1976 in Amsterdam) is a Dutch international football striker who currently plays for Valencia in the Spanish First Division. ... Ruud van Nistelrooy (full name Rutgerus Johannes Martinius Ruud van Nistelrooij, see letter IJ; born July 1, 1976 in Oss, North Brabant, Netherlands) is a Dutch football player currently playing for Manchester United. ... July 4 is the 185th day of the year (186th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 180 days remaining. ... Clever Marcelo Romero Silva (born July 4, 1976 in Montevideo) is a Uruguayan international footballer. ... July 5 is the 186th day of the year (187th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 179 days remaining. ... Nuno Gomes was born Nuno Miguel Soares Pereira Ribeiro on 5 July 1976 in Oporto. ... Brent Livermore (born July 5, 1976 in Grafton, New South Wales) is a field hockey midfielder from Australia, who won the golden medal with the Mens National Team at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens. ... July 6 is the 187th day of the year (188th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 178 days remaining. ... July 9 is the 190th day of the year (191st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 175 days remaining. ... Categories: Sports stubs | Dutch speed skaters ... July 16 is the 197th day (198th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 168 days remaining. ... Anna Smashnova Hits A Backhand Anna Smashnova (Анна Смашнова; born July 16, 1976 in Minsk, Soviet Union) is a professional tennis player from Israel. ... 22 July is the 203rd day (204th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 162 days remaining. ... Moira Anita Senior (born July 22, 1976 in New Plymouth, New Zealand) is a field hockey striker from New Zealand, who finished sixth with her national team at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney. ... July 23 is the 204th day (205th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 161 days remaining. ... Judit Polgár (born July 23, 1976) is a Hungarian chess player. ... July 31 is the 212th day (213th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 153 days remaining. ... Paulo César Wanchope Watson (born July 31, 1976) is a Costa Rican football player, who currently plays for Al-Garafah, in Qatar. ...

August

August 2 is the 214th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (215th in leap years), with 151 days remaining. ... Reyes Esteves is a Spanish 1500m runner who won the European Championships final 1998 in Budapest. ... August 4 is the 216th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (217th in leap years), with 149 days remaining. ... Paul Goldstein (born August 4, 1976 in Washington, D.C.) is a tennis player from the United States, who turned professional in 1998. ... August 6 is the 218th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (219th in leap years), with 147 days remaining. ... Luke Milligan (born August 6, 1976 in Barret, London) is a former tennis player from the United Kingdom, who turned professional in 1995. ... August 7 is the 219th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (220th in leap years), with 146 days remaining. ... Timme Hoyng (born on August 7, 1976) is a field hockey player from the Netherlands, who made his debut for the national squad on June 23, 2000 in Edinburgh under coach Maurits Hendriks. ... August 9 is the 221st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (222nd in leap years), with 144 days remaining. ... Rogier Wassen (born August 9, 1976 in Roermond) is a Dutch tennis player. ... August 15 is the 227th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (228th in leap years), with 138 days remaining. ... Boudewijn Zenden (born August 15, 1976 in Maastricht; commonly known as Bolo Zenden) is a Dutch footballer; a left midfielder and occasionally a defender. ... August 18 is the 230th day of the year (231st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Thomas (Tom) Malchow (born August 18, 1976) is a swimmer from the United States, who won a gold medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics and a silver medal at the 1996 Summer Olympics. ... August 23 is the 235th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (236th in leap years), with 130 days remaining. ... LaTasha Colander (born August 23, 1976 in Portsmouth, Virginia) is a Track and Field sprint athlete, competing internationally for United States. ... August 27 is the 239th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (240th in leap years), with 126 days remaining. ... Carles Moy Llompart, also known as Carlos Moy and Carlos Moy (born August 27, 1976), is a Spanish tennis player. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... August 29 is the 241st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (242nd in leap years), with 124 days remaining. ... Jon Dahl Tomasson (born August 29, 1976 in Copenhagen) is a Danish football (soccer) player who currently plays for German Bundesliga side VfB Stuttgart. ...

September

This article is about the day of the year. ... September 7 is the 250th day of the year (251st in leap years). ... September 8 is the 251st day of the year (252nd in leap years). ... Sjeng Schalken (born September 8, 1976) is a professional male tennis player from the Netherlands. ... September 10 is the 253rd day of the year (254th in leap years). ... Country: Brazil Residence: Florianópolis, BRA Height: 190 cm (6 ft 3 in) Weight: 80 Kg (178 lb) Plays: Right Turned pro: 1995 Highest singles ranking: 1 (12/4/2000) Singles titles: 20 Career Prize Money: US$14,662,963 Grand Slam Record Titles: 3 Australian Open 3R (2004) French... September 12 is the 255th day of the year (256th in leap years). ... Photo finish in Athens 2004 Jolanda ÄŒeplak (pronounciation) (born Jolanda Steblovnik, September 12, 1976) is a Slovene middle distance athlete. ... September 14 is the 257th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (258th in leap years). ... Joshua Ilika Brenner (born September 14, 1976 in Celaya, Guanajuato) is a Mexican swimmer, who began swimming at the age of three. ... September 20 is the 263rd day of the year (264th in leap years). ... Michael Ballack (born September 26, 1976 in Görlitz, then East Germany) is a German football player. ... September 22 is the 265th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (266th in leap years). ... Ronaldo Luís Nazário de Lima (b. ... September 23 is the 266th day of the year (267th in leap years). ... James Nation (born September 23, 1976 in Waipukurau) is a field hockey player from New Zealand, who earned his first cap for the national team, nicknamed The Black Sticks, in 2001 against Malaysia. ... September 25 is the 268th day of the year (269th in leap years). ... Melissa Collins (born September 25, 1976 in Montreal, Quebec) is a Canadian water polo player. ... September 27 is the 270th day of the year (271st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 95 days remaining. ... Francesco Totti (born 27 September 1976 in Rome) is an Italian football player, who currently plays for AS Roma in Serie A and the Italian national team. ... September 29 is the 272nd day of the year (273rd in leap years). ... Oscar Sevilla Ribera (born 29 September 1976, in Ossa de Montiel, Spain), nicknamed el niño, is a Spanish professional road bicycle racer. ... Andriy Shevchenko (Ukrainian: , nicknamed Sheva, born September 29, 1976, Dvirkivschyna, Kiev Oblast) is a in Ukrainian football player who is a striker for A.C. Milan and the Ukrainian national team. ...

October

October 2 is the 275th day (276th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 90 days remaining. ... Angus Whare Shelford (born October 2, 1976 in Otahuhu, New Zealand) is a boxer from New Zealand, who competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney. ... October 8 is the 281st day of the year (282nd in leap years). ... Galo Blanco (born October 8, 1976) is a professional tennis player from Oviedo, Spain. ... Renate Groenewold (b. ... October 10 is the 283rd day of the year (284th in Leap years). ... Bob Burnquist (born October 10, 1976) is a professional skateboarder. ... October 12 is the 285th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (286th in leap years). ... October 16 is the 289th day of the year (290th in Leap years). ... Marcela Acuna (born c. ... October 14 is the 287th day of the year (288th in Leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Nataša Kejžar was born October 14, 1976 in Jesenice, Slovenia. ... October 18 is the 291st day of the year (292nd in Leap years). ... October 19 is the 292nd day of the year (293rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Ranjeev Deol (born October 19, 1976 in Mississauga, Ontario) is a Canadian field hockey player, who played his first international senior tournament in 1998, at the Commonwealth Games in Kuala Lumpur. ... October 22 is the 295th day of the year (296th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 70 days remaining. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ...

November

November 4 is the 308th day of the year (309th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 57 days remaining. ... November 7 is the 311th day of the year (312th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 54 days remaining. ... Mark Anthony Philippoussis (born November 7, 1976, Melbourne, Australia) is an Australian tennis player of Greek and Italian heritage. ... November 8 is the 312th day of the year (313th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 53 days remaining. ... November 13 is the 317th day of the year (318th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 48 days remaining. ... Bob Johannes Carolus (Bob) de Jong (13 november 1976, Leimuiden) is a Dutch speed skater. ... Albina Khamitovna Akhatova (Russian: Альбина Хамитовна Ахатова; born November 13, 1976 in Vologda Oblast) is a Russian biathlete. ... November 14 is the 318th day of the year (319th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 47 days remaining. ... Jesse Lee Brinkley (b. ... Ramon Delgado (born November 14, 1976 in Asuncion) is a tennis player from Paraguay, who turned professional in 1995. ... November 16 is the 320th day of the year (321st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 45 days remaining. ... November 18 is the 322nd day of the year (323rd in leap years), with 43 remaining. ... Matthew (Matt) Welsh (born November 18, 1976 in Melbourne, Australia) is an Australian swimmer who is the world champion in the backstroke and butterfly. ... November 28 is the 332nd day (333rd on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ...

December

December 11 is the 345th day (346th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Timmy Simons (Born in Diest, 11 December 1976) is a Belgian footballer who, as of 2005 was playing for PSV Eindhoven. ... December 14 is the 348th day of the year (349th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Petter Hansson is a football player in the Dutch Eredivisie. ... Peter Gade (born December 14, 1976) is a professional badminton player from Terndrup, Denmark. ... December 19 is the 353rd day of the year (354th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Redouane Bouchtouk (born December 19, 1976) is a boxer from Morocco, who participated in the 2004 Summer Olympics for his native North African country. ... Name Theodorus Martinus Maria Lucius has played for many Dutch clubs Nationality Netherlands Born 1976-12-19 (29 years) City of Birth Veghel - Netherlands Position Defense Height 182 cm Weight 79 kg Web Club PSV Season Team 2005/06 PSV 2004/05 PSV 2003/04 PSV 2002/03 PSV 2001... December 22 is the 356th day of the year (357th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Stephen Mowlam OAM (born December 22, 1976 in Victoria) is a field hockey goalkeeper from Australia, who was a member of the team that won the golden medal at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens by beating title holders The Netherlands in the final. ... December 25 is the 359th day of the year (360th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 6 days remaining. ... December 30 is the 364th day of the year (365th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 1 day remaining. ... Hadi Al Somayli (born December 30, 1976 in Taif) is a Saudi Arabian athlete competing mainly in the 400 m hurdles. ...

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