Guess Who This Is

69 Persons in the Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame:

Al Simmons

Real/Birth Name:
Aloisius Szymanski
Nickname(s):
Bucketfoot Al
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
54, 4 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Outfielder. Teams Philadelphia Athletics, Chicago White Sox, Detroit Tigers, Washington Senators, Boston Braves, Cincinnati Reds, Boston Red Sox. Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1951. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1953. National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2006. Phillies Wall of Fame 1981.

Bert Bell

Real/Birth Name:
De Benneville Bell
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback, team University of Pennsylvania. Coach and co-owner, teams Philadelphia Eagles, Pittsburgh Steelers. Eagles Hall of Fame 1987. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1965. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2004. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963.

Bill Bergey

Real/Birth Name:
William Earl Bergey
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams Arkansas State University, Cincinnati Bengals, Philadelphia Eagles. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1986. Eagles Hall of Fame 1988. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1990. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2011. Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame 2004. Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame 1989.

Bill Tilden

Real/Birth Name:
William Tatem Tilden II
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Grand Slam Singles wins: Wimbledon (1920, 1921, 1930) US Open (1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1929). Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2004. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1959.

Bob Brown (offensive lineman)

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Stanford Brown
Nickname(s):
The Boomer
Boomer
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
76, 20 days before his 77th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive tackle, guard in college. Teams University of Nebraska, Philadelphia Eagles, Los Angeles Rams, Oakland Raiders. In six Pro Bowls. College Football Hall of Fame 1993. Eagles Hall of Fame 2004. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2004. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2013. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1994.

Bobby Jones

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Tyre Jones Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Highly successful amateur golfer and lawyer. Helped design the Augusta golf course and found the club, and co-founder of the Masters tournament there. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1964. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2010. World Golf Hall of Fame 1974. International Civil Rights Walk of Fame 2006. Georgia Tech Athletics Hall of Fame 1958. Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame. James E. Sullivan Award 1930.

Bobby Shantz

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Clayton Shantz
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
93
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher. Height 5' 6". Teams Philadelphia Athletics, Kansas City Athletics, New York Yankees, Pittsburgh Pirates, Houston Colt .45s, St. Louis Cardinals, Chicago Cubs, Philadelphia Phillies. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1978. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2010. Phillies Wall of Fame 1994.

Brian Dawkins

Real/Birth Name:
Brian Patrick Dawkins
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
45
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Safety. Teams Clemson University, Philadelphia Eagles, Denver Broncos. Clemson Athletic Hall of Fame 2009. Eagles Hall of Fame 2012. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2016. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2018. Byron "Whizzer" White NFL Man of the Year Award 2009.

By Saam

Real/Birth Name:
Byrum Fred Saam Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Sportscaster in Philadelphia. Ford C Frick Award 1990. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1982. Broadcast Pioneers of Philadelphia Hall of Fame 1993. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2014.

Carl Lewis

Real/Birth Name:
Frederick Carlton Lewis
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older brother of
Older than Carol Lewis by 2 years.

Brief Facts:

Specializing in sprint and long jump. Won 10 Olympic medals including 9 Olympic Gold Medal wins. 10 World Championships medals, 8 of which were gold. New Jersey Hall of Fame 2010. United States Olympic Hall of Fame. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1999. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2005. New Jersey Sports Hall of Fame 2001. National Track and Field Hall of Fame 2001. Jesse Owens Award 1982. Jesse Owens Award 1991. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Mt. SAC Relays Hall of Fame 1984. Texas Track and Field Coaches Hall of Fame 2016. University of Houston Cougars Hall of Honor 1998. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013. James E. Sullivan Award 1981.

Charles Barkley

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Wade Barkley
Nickname(s):
Sir Charles
The Round Mound of Rebound
Chuck
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
55
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Forward for teams Philadelphia 76ers, Phoenix Suns, Houston Rockets. Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Phoenix Suns Ring of Honor 2004. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2005. National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame 2006. Arizona Sports Hall of Fame 2015. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 2001. NBA Most Valuable Player Award 1993.

Chief Bender

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Albert Bender
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70, 17 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Chipewa tribe. Pitcher for team Philadelphia Athletics. Invented the slider ball, then called the "nickel curve". National Baseball Hall of Fame 1953. American Indian Athletic Hall of Fame 1972. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2014. Phillies Wall of Fame 1991.

Chuck Bednarik

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Philip Bednarik
Nickname(s):
Concrete Charlie
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

The last two-way player in the National Football League. Linebacker and center. Team Philadelphia Eagles. College Football Hall of Fame 1969. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1963. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2004. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967. Maxwell Award 1948. Eagles Hall of Fame 1987. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1947. Walter Camp Distinguished American Award 2010.

Chuck Klein

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Herbert Klein
Nickname(s):
Hoosier Hammer
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
53
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Right fielder. Teams Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, Pittsburgh Pirates. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1980. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2007. Phillies Wall of Fame 1980.

Connie Mack

Real/Birth Name:
Cornelius Alexander McGillicuddy
Nickname(s):
The Tall Tactician
Grand Old Man of Baseball.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
93
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Owner and manager of baseball team Philadelphia Athletics. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1937. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2004. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1963. Irish American Hall of Fame 2014. Irish American Baseball Hall of Fame 2008. Phillies Wall of Fame 1978.

Curt Schilling

Real/Birth Name:
Curtis Montague Schilling
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
52, 4 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher. Teams Baltimore Orioles, Houston Astros, Philadelphia Phillies, Arizona Diamondbacks, Boston Red Sox. Arizona Sports Hall of Fame 2011. Roberto Clemente Award 2001. Branch Rickey Award 2001. Babe Ruth Award 2001. Hutch Award 2001. Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1995. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2014. Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year 2001. Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame 2012. Phillies Wall of Fame 2013.

Curt Simmons

Real/Birth Name:
Curt Simmons
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher. Teams Philadelphia Phillies, St. Louis Cardinals, Chicago Cubs, California Angels. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1968. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2011. Phillies Wall of Fame 1993.

Del Ennis

Real/Birth Name:
Delmer Ennis
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Left and right field. Teams Philadelphia Phillies, St. Louis Cardinals, Cincinnati Reds, Chicago White Sox. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1975. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2006. Phillies Wall of Fame 1982.

Dick Allen

Real/Birth Name:
Richard Anthony Allen
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Teams Philadelphia Phillies, St. Louis Cardinals, Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago White Sox, Oakland Athletics. Song Echoes of November. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. National League Rookie of the Year Award 1964. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1996. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2010. Phillies Wall of Fame 1994. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6807 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with team team: Los Angeles Dodgers; ceremony: 20 June 2008.
A star at 6807 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with team team: Los Angeles Dodgers; ceremony: 20 June 2008.

Dick Vermeil

Real/Birth Name:
Richard Albert Vermeil
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
82, 19 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Head coach at teams UCLA, St. Louis Rams, Philadelphia Eagles, Kansas City Chiefs. Eagles Hall of Fame 1994. Missouri Sports Hall of Fame 2001. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2014. UCLA Athletics Hall of Fame 2000. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame. Paul Brown Trophy 1979. Paul Brown Trophy 1999. St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame 2010. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2015. Broadcast Pioneers of Philadelphia Hall of Fame 2003. Walter Camp Distinguished American Award 2006.

Ed Delahanty

Real/Birth Name:
Edward James Delahanty
Nickname(s):
Big Ed
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
35
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Left field, also infield. Teams Philadelphia Phillies, Cleveland Infants, Washington Senators. Drowned in Niagara Falls or the river after being kicked off a train for being drunk and waving a razor. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1945. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2008. Phillies Wall of Fame 1985.

Eddie Plank

Real/Birth Name:
Edward Stewart Plank
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
50
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher. Teams Richmond Colts, Philadelphia Athletics, St. Louis Terriers, St. Louis Browns. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1946. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1972. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2012. Phillies Wall of Fame 1985.

Goose Goslin

Real/Birth Name:
Leon Allen Goslin
Nickname(s):
Goose
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Outfielder. Team Washington Senators. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1968. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1965. Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2016.

Granny Hamner

Real/Birth Name:
Granville Wilbur Hamner
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Shortstop. Team Philadelphia Phillies. Minor league manager and relief pitcher. Virginia Sports Hall of Fame 1981. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2017. Phillies Wall of Fame 1987.

Greasy Neale

Real/Birth Name:
Alfred Earle Neale
Gender:
Male

Brief Facts:

Outfielder, baseball team Cincinnati Reds. Coach for football team Philadelphia Eagles. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1969. College Football Hall of Fame 1967. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2007. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1976. Eagles Hall of Fame 1987.

Grover Cleveland Alexander

Real/Birth Name:
Grover Cleveland Alexander
Nickname(s):
Old Pete
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher. Teams Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1938. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2005. Phillies Wall of Fame 1981.

Hal Greer

Real/Birth Name:
Harold Everett Greer
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Shooting guard, point guard. Teams Syracuse Nationals, Philadelphia 76ers. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2006.

Harold Carmichael

Real/Birth Name:
Lee Harold Carmichael
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Height 6' 8". Wide receiver. Teams Southern University, Philadelphia Eagles, Dallas Cowboys. Eagles Hall of Fame 1987. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 2004. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1989. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2008. Southwestern Athletic Conference Hall of Fame 2012. Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award 1980.

Herb Adderley

Real/Birth Name:
Herbert Allen Adderley
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Cornerback. Teams Green Bay Packers, Dallas Cowboys. Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame 1981. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1996. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2006. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1980.

Herb Pennock

Real/Birth Name:
Herbert Jefferis Pennock
Nickname(s):
The Squire of Kennett Square
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
53, 11 days before his 54th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher. Teams Philadelphia Athletics, Boston Red Sox, New York Yankees. International League Hall of Fame 1948. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1948. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1971. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2014. Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame 1995.

Hobey Baker

Real/Birth Name:
Hobart Amory Hare Baker
Nickname(s):
Hobey
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
26, 25 days before his 27th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

College Football Hall of Fame 1975. Hockey Hall of Fame 1945. United States Hockey Hall of Fame 1973. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2010.

Jersey Joe Walcott

Real/Birth Name:
Arnold Raymond Cream
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80, 25 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heavyweight boxer, and referee. International Boxing Hall of Fame. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2010. New Jersey Sports Hall of Fame 1994. New Jersey Hall of Fame 2013.

Jim Phelan

Real/Birth Name:
James Joseph Phelan
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guard. Teams La Salle University, Philadelphia Warriors, Pottstown Packers. Coach, team Mount Saint Mary's University. College Football Hall of Fame 1973. National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame 2008. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 2007. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2010.

Jimmie Foxx

Real/Birth Name:
James Emory Foxx
Nickname(s):
The Beast
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
59
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team Philadelphia Athletics. The second batter to top 500 home runs. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1951. Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame 1995. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2004. Phillies Wall of Fame 1979.

Joe Frazier

Real/Birth Name:
Joseph William Frazier
Nickname(s):
Smokin' Joe
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Olympic Gold Medal 1964 and undisputed heavyweight boxing champion. Defeated Muhammad Ali on points in the highly-anticipated "Fight of the Century" in 1971. Lost to George Foreman. United States Olympic Hall of Fame 1989. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2004. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 2013.

Joe McCarthy (baseball)

Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Vincent McCarthy
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Manger team New York Yankees from 1931 to 1946. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1957. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2011.

Judy Johnson

Real/Birth Name:
William Julius Johnson
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Third baseman - Negro Leagues, teams Hilldale Club, Bacharach Giants, Homestead Grays, Pittsburgh Crawfords. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1975. Delaware Sports Museum and Hall of Fame 1976. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2009.

Julius Erving

Real/Birth Name:
Julius Winfield Erving II
Nickname(s):
Dr. J
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team Philadelphia 76ers. Movies Philadelphia, The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh. Nassau County Sports Hall of Fame 2004. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2004. National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame 2006. Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame 1993. NBA Most Valuable Player Award 1981.

Lefty Grove

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Moses Grove
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher. Teams Philadelphia Athletics, Boston Red Sox. In 1928, he struck out the side on nine pitches twice, the only pitcher to do this in one season. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1947. Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame 1995. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2005. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1965. International League Hall of Fame 2008. Phillies Wall of Fame 1980.

Leroy Kelly

Real/Birth Name:
Leroy Kelly
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back. Teams Morgan State University, Cleveland Browns, Chicago Fire. Bert Bell Award 1968. Black College Football Hall of Fame 2014. Cleveland Browns Ring of Honor 2010. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2010. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1994.

Lionel Simmons

Real/Birth Name:
Lionel James Simmons
Nickname(s):
L-Train
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
50, 4 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Small forward. Height 6' 7". Teams La Salle University, Sacramento Kings. Adolph F Rupp Trophy 1990. John R Wooden Award 1990. Naismith College Player of the Year 1990. National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame 2016. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2008.

Marianne Stanley

Real/Birth Name:
Marianne Crawford Stanley
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team Immaculata College as a player. Coach, teams Old Dominion University, University of Pennsylvania, University of California, Stanford University, University of California, Los Angeles Sparks, Washington Mystics, New York Liberty, Rutgers University. Hampton Roads Sports Hall of Fame 2014. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2010. Women's Basketball Hall of Fame 2002.

Marvin Harrison

Real/Birth Name:
Marvin Daniel Harrison
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
46
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wide Receiver. Teams Syracuse University, Indianapolis Colts. Indianapolis Colts Ring of Honor 2011. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2016. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2014.

Maxie Baughan

Real/Birth Name:
Maxie Callaway Baughan Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams Philadelphia Eagles, Los Angeles Rams, Washington Redskins. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1983. College Football Hall of Fame 1988. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1992. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1980. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2012. Eagles Hall of Fame 2015.

Mickey Cochrane

Real/Birth Name:
Gordon Stanley Cochrane
Nickname(s):
Black Mike
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
59
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Catcher. Teams Philadelphia Athletics, Detroit Tigers. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1956. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1947. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2007. Phillies Wall of Fame 1982.

Mike Schmidt

Real/Birth Name:
Michael Jack Schmidt
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Third base. Team Philadelphia Phillies for 17 seasons. Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1983. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1995. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2004. Little League Hall of Excellence 1991. Phillies Wall of Fame 1990.

Moses Malone

Real/Birth Name:
Moses Eugene Malone
Nickname(s):
Big Mo
Chairman of the Boards
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Center and power forward. The first to go pro basketball right after high school. Teams Utah Stars, Spirits of St. Louis, Buffalo Braves, Houston Rockets, Philadelphia 76ers, Washington Bullets, Atlanta Hawks, Milwaukee Bucks, San Antonio Spurs. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2011. Virginia Sports Hall of Fame 1999. Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame 2001. NBA Most Valuable Player Award 1979. NBA Most Valuable Player Award 1982. NBA Most Valuable Player Award 1983.

Pete Pihos

Real/Birth Name:
Peter Louis Pihos
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

End, fullback. Teams Indiana University, Philadelphia Eagles. College Football Hall of Fame 1966. Eagles Hall of Fame 1987. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2005. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970. Indiana Football Hall of Fame 1978. IU Athletics Hall of Fame 1982. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame.

Pete Retzlaff

Real/Birth Name:
Palmer Edward Retzlaff
Nickname(s):
Pistol Pete
The Baron
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21

Brief Facts:

Halfback/wide receiver/end. Teams South Dakota State University, Philadelphia Eagles. Bert Bell Award 1965. Eagles Hall of Fame 1989. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1979. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2009. NFL Player of the Year 1965.

Randall Cunningham

Real/Birth Name:
Randall W. Cunningham
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
55
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Philadelphia Eagles, Minnesota Vikings, Dallas Cowboys, Baltimore Ravens. Eagles Hall of Fame 2009. Bert Bell Award 1988. Bert Bell Award 1990. Bert Bell Award 1998. Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame 2000. College Football Hall of Fame 2016. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2017. NFL Player of the Year 1998.

Reggie Jackson

Real/Birth Name:
Reginald Martinez Jackson
Nickname(s):
Mr. October
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Right field. Teams New York Yankees, Oakland Athletics, California Angels, Baltimore Orioles. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1993. California Sports Hall of Fame 2007. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1993. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2006. Yankee Stadium Monument Park 2002. Orange County Sports Hall of Fame 1989. Sun Devil Sports Hall of Fame 1975. Babe Ruth Award 1977. Anaheim / Orange County Walk of Stars: A star for Sports fame.

Reggie White

Real/Birth Name:
Reginald Howard White
Nickname(s):
Minister of Defense
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
43, 7 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive end. Teams University of Tennessee, Memphis Showboats, Philadelphia Eagles, Green Bay Packers, Carolina Panthers. College Football Hall of Fame 2002. Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame 2006. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2006. Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 2004. Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 2005. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2007. Eagles Hall of Fame 2005. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2003. Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award 1987. Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award 1998. Byron "Whizzer" White NFL Man of the Year Award 1992.

Rich Gannon

Real/Birth Name:
Richard Joseph Gannon
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
52, 32 days before his 53rd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams University of Delaware, Minnesota Vikings, Washington Redskins, Kansas City Chiefs, Oakland Raiders. Bert Bell Award 2000. Bert Bell Award 2002. NFL Player of the Year 2000. NFL Player of the Year 2001. NFL Player of the Year 2002. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2015.

Richie Ashburn

Real/Birth Name:
Donald Richard Ashburn
Nickname(s):
Putt-Putt
The Tilden Flash
Whitey
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Center fielder. Teams Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, New York Mets. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1995. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1972. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2004. Phillies Wall of Fame 1979.

Robin Roberts (baseball)

Real/Birth Name:
Robin Evans Roberts
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
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Pitcher. Teams Philadelphia Phillies, Baltimore Orioles, Houston Astros, Chicago Cubs. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1976. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1966. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2004. MSU Athletics Hall of Fame 1992. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1998. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1999. Phillies Wall of Fame 1978.

Ron Jaworski

Real/Birth Name:
Ronald Vincent Jaworski
Nickname(s):
Jaws
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
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Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Youngstown State University, Los Angeles Rams, Philadelphia Eagles, Miami Dolphins, Kansas City Chiefs. Co-owner, arena football team Philadelphia Soul. Bert Bell Award 1980. Eagles Hall of Fame 1992. National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2017. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 2001. Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame 1994.

Roy Campanella

Real/Birth Name:
Roy Campanella
Nickname(s):
Campy
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Catcher. Teams Washington Elite Giants, Monterrey Sultans, Nashua Dodgers, Brooklyn Dodgers. Mexican Professional Baseball Hall of Fame 1971. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1969. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1965. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2006. National Black Sports and Entertainment Hall of Fame 2004.

Steve Carlton

Real/Birth Name:
Steve Norman Carlton
Nickname(s):
Lefty
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
73, 34 days before his 74th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher. Teams St. Louis Cardinals, Philadelphia Phillies, San Francisco Giants, Chicago White Sox, Cleveland Indians, Minnesota Twins. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1989. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1994. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2004. Cy Young Award 1972. Cy Young Award 1977. Cy Young Award 1980. Cy Young Award 1982. Phillies Wall of Fame 1989.

Steve Van Buren

Real/Birth Name:
Stephen W. Van Buren
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback. Teams Louisiana State University, Philadelphia Eagles. Eagles Hall of Fame 1987. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1976. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1964. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2004. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1961. NFL Player of the Year 1949.

Tom Brookshier

Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Jefferson Brookshier
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Cornerback, defensive back. Teams University of Colorado, Philadelphia Eagles. Broadcast Pioneers of Philadelphia Hall of Fame 2007. Eagles Hall of Fame 1989. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1970. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2010.

Tommy Lasorda

Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Charles Lasorda
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
91
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher and manager - best known as manager of team Los Angeles Dodgers. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1997. California Sports Hall of Fame 2007. Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame 2006. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2009. Italian-American National Hall of Fame 1982. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame. Major League Baseball Manager of the Year Award 1983. Major League Baseball Manager of the Year Award 1988. International League Hall of Fame 2008. Anaheim / Orange County Walk of Stars: A star for Sports fame.
Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6807 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with team team: Los Angeles Dodgers; ceremony: 20 June 2008.
A star at 6807 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with team team: Los Angeles Dodgers; ceremony: 20 June 2008.

Tommy McDonald

Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Franklin McDonald
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

NFL teams Philadelphia Eagles, Dallas Cowboys, Los Angeles Rams, Atlanta Falcons, Cleveland Browns. College Football Hall of Fame 1985. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1981. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1975. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2005. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1998. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. Maxwell Award 1956. Eagles Hall of Fame 1988. New Mexico Sports Hall of Fame 1980. National High School Hall of Fame 1997.

Tommy Thompson (football)

Real/Birth Name:
Lurtis Pryor Thompson
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Pittsburgh Steelers, Philadelphia Eagles. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2012.

Tug McGraw

Real/Birth Name:
Frank Edwin McGraw Jr.
Nickname(s):
Tug
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
59
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher for teams New York Mets, Philadelphia Phillies. Excelled at the screwball. New York Mets Hall of Fame 1993. Irish American Baseball Hall of Fame 2008. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2010. Babe Ruth Award 1980. Phillies Wall of Fame 1999.

Walt Hazzard

Real/Birth Name:
Walter Raphael Hazzard Jr,
Also Known As:
Mahdi Abdul-Rahman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

College days and later coach at team UCLA. Pro teams Los Angeles Lakers, Seattle SuperSonics, Atlanta Hawks, Buffalo Braves, Golden State Warriors. Converted to Islam but used his birth name professionally. Olympic Gold Medal 1964. Pac-12 Men's Basketball Hall of Honor 2004. UCLA Athletics Hall of Fame 1984. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2015.

Wilbert Montgomery

Real/Birth Name:
Wilbert Montgomery
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back. Teams Abilene Christian University, Philadelphia Eagles, Detroit Lions. Running back coach, teams St. Louis Rams, Detroit Lions, Baltimore Ravens, Cleveland Browns. College Football Hall of Fame 1996. Eagles Hall of Fame 1987. Lone Star Conference Hall of Honor 1996. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2011.

Willie Mosconi

Real/Birth Name:
William Joseph Mosconi
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie Baltimore Bullet. Technical consultant and uncredited appearance for movie The Hustler. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2006. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1968. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame.

Wilt Chamberlain

Real/Birth Name:
Wilton Norman Chamberlain
Nickname(s):
Wilt The Stilt
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

7' 1" Center for team Los Angeles Lakers. Only NBA player to make 100 points in a single game. Movie Conan the Destroyer. California Sports Hall of Fame 2007. Kansas Sports Hall of Fame 1997. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2004. National Black Sports and Entertainment Hall of Fame 2001. Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame 1979. National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame 2006. NBA Most Valuable Player Award 1960. NBA Most Valuable Player Award 1966. NBA Most Valuable Player Award 1967. NBA Most Valuable Player Award 1968.
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