Michael Phelps

June 30, 2016 0

Happy 31st birthday to the most decorated Olympian of all time. Michael Fred Phelps II was born in Baltimore, Maryland, on this date in 1985,…

Dan Dierdorf

June 29, 2016 2

Thomas Wolfe wrote You Can’t Go Home Again. Mr. Wolfe never met Dan Dierdorf. Daniel Lee Dierdorf was born in Canton, Ohio--home of the Pro…

Tim Duncan

June 28, 2016 0

A fear of sharks drove Timothy Theodore Duncan to become a basketball player. Born in Christianhead--a town with less than 3,000 inhabitants--on St. Croix, U.S.…

Johan Cruyff

June 27, 2016 0

Hendrik Johannes Cruyff is one of the most important footballers in history. Born in Amsterdam, Netherlands, April 25, 1947, on a street five minutes away…

Billy Casper

June 24, 2016 0

Billy Casper was an overlooked titan of golf. Born in San Diego, California, on this date in 1931, William Earl Casper moved to Silver City,…