Athens Olympics

August 29, 2016 2

The Olympic Games are the world’s foremost sports competition. Inspired by the ancient games held in Olympia, Greece, from the eighth century BC to the…

Teofilo Stevenson

March 29, 2016 0

Teofilo Stevenson Lawrence is the first man to win three Olympic gold medals in the same weight division. Born on this date in 1952 in…

Aladar Gerevich

March 16, 2016 3

Sports fans often debate which athlete is the greatest of all time.  Babe Ruth or Willie Mays?  Peyton Manning or Tom Brady?  There is no…

Magic Johnson

August 14, 2015 1

Earvin Johnson, Jr. revolutionized the point guard position in the game of basketball. Born on this date in 1959 to working class parents in Lansing,…