Dominique Wilkins

December 10, 2015 1

Jacques Dominique Wilkins was one of the best dunkers in NBA history. Born in Sorbonne—the Latin Quarter District of Paris, France,--on January 12, 1960, while…

Deacon Jones

December 9, 2015 4

In tackle football, a sack occurs “when a player making an apparent attempt to pass is tackled or downed at or behind the line of…

Katie Ledecky

December 8, 2015 1

Kathleen Genevieve Ledecky owned two world records, four world championships and an Olympic gold medal before she was old enough to take her driver license…

Johnny Bench

December 7, 2015 4

The greatest catcher in baseball history turns 68 years old today. Johnny Lee Bench was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, on this date in 1947.…

Sergey Bubka

December 4, 2015 3

Serhiy Nazarovych Bubka is the most dominant pole vaulter of all time. Bubka was born in Voroshilovgrad, Soviet Union, as the younger of two boys…