Shaun Alexander

August 30, 2016 0

The shelf life of an NFL running back can be short. Shaun Edward Alexander was born in Florence, Kentucky—just across the Ohio River from Cincinnati—on…

Roberto Clemente

August 18, 2016 1

Roberto Enrique Clemente Walker was one of the greatest right fielders in baseball history. Born in Carolina, a small town along the northeast coast of…

Chamique Holdsclaw

August 9, 2016 0

Chamique Shaunta Holdsclaw was called the “female Michael Jordan.” Born in the Astoria neighborhood of Queens, New York, on this date in 1977, she grew…

Vida Blue

July 28, 2016 0

Vida Blue was the first player in American League history to be named Most Valuable Player and Cy Young Award winner in the same season.…

Earl Campbell

May 2, 2016 2

One of the most powerful runners in football history began his career as a kicker on a flag football team. Earl Christian Campbell was born…