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Field Hockey
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Field Hockey - Historical Events
Date Event
1886-01-18

Modern field hockey is born with the formation of The Hockey Association in England.

1968-10-25

Longest Oly field hockey game, Hol beats Spain 1-0 in 2h25m (6 OT)

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Field Hockey - Birthdays
Date Event
1902-06-04

Richard Allen, India, field hockey goal tender (Olympic-gold-1928)

1904-09-09

Feroze Khan, Pakistani field hockey player (d. 2005)

1919-01-19

Dharam Singh, India, field hockey player (Olympic-gold-1964)

1920-03-15

Ranganandhan Francis, India, field hockey (Olympic-gold-1948, 52, 56)

1922-06-01

Abdul Rashid, Pakistan, field hockey player (Olympic-gold-1960)

1925-01-18

Roepie Kruize, Dutch field hockey player (Olympic-Bronze-48/Silver-52)

1927-03-25

Leslie Claudius, India, field hockey (Olympic-gold-1948, 52, 56)

1928-08-04

Udham Singh, India, field hockey player (Olympic-gold-1952, 56, 64)

1928-10-28

Wim van Heumen, coach of Dutch field hockey team

1929-10-19

Balbir Singh, India, field hockey player (Olympic-gold-1948-56)

1932-10-26

Chinadorai Deshmutu, India, field hockey player (1952)

1939-09-08

Carsten Keller, German field hockey player

1944-11-20

Anthea Stewart, Zimbabwe, field hockey coach/player (Olympic-1980)

1949-05-15

Wendy Pritchard, Australian women's field hockey team manager (Oly-96)

1950-08-24

Frank Murray, Australian field hockey national coach (Oly-sil-92, 96)

1951-08-13

Gwen Cheeseman, Harrisburg Pa, field hockey goalie (Oly-bronze-1984)

1951-11-13

Beth Anders, Norristown Penn, field hockey sweeper (Oly-bronze-1984)

1952-02-06

Richard Charsworth, Australian women field hockey head coach (Oly-96)

1955-05-21

Paul Barber, British field hockey player

1955-10-15

Kulbir Bhaura, British field hockey player

1957-06-03

Horst-Ulrich Hänel, German field hockey player

1957-12-05

Charlene Morett, Darby Pa, field hockey left wing (Oly-bronze-1984)

1959-12-25

Chris Spice, Australian field hockey coach (Olympics-96)

1961-08-03

Ken Wark, Australian field hockey fullback (Oly-4th/silver-88, 92, 96)

1961-10-09

Arlene Boxhall, Zimbabwe, field hockey (Olympic-gold-1980)

1962-02-12

Jimmy Kirkwood, Irish-born field hockey player

1962-03-13

Liane Tooth, Sydney NSW Australia, field hockey forward (Olympics-96)

1962-09-15

Patricia "Patty" Shea, Belmont NY, field hockey goalie (Olympics-96)

1962-11-28

Karen Marsden, Perth Australia, field hockey goalie (Olympics-96)

1963-01-24

Martyn Grimley, English field hockey player

1963-03-01

Barb[ara] Marois, Auburn Mass, field hockey defender (Olympics-96)

1964-04-28

Mark Hager, Australian field hockey forward/capt (Olympics-4th-88, 96)

1964-10-01

Marcia Pankratz, Wakefield Mass, field hockey forward (Oly-88, 96)

1964-10-29

Jackie Pereira, Perth Australia, field hockey center/forward (Oly-96)

1966-08-26

Jacques Brinkman, Dutch field hockey player

1966-09-25

Elizabeth "Liz" Tchou, Medford NJ, field hockey defender (Olympics-96)

1966-11-01

Paul Lewis, Australian field hockey forward (Olympics-silver-92, 96)

1966-11-03

Tracey Fuchs, Centereach NY, field hockey midfielder (Olympics-88, 96)

1967-04-11

Lachlan Dreher, Australian field hockey goal keeper (Oly-silv-92, 96)

1967-04-24

Pam[ela] Bustin, Somerset Mass, field hockey defender (Olympics-96)

1967-05-30

Rechelle Hawkes, Albany W Aust, field hockey midfielder (Olympics-96)

1967-08-31

Diane Madl, Mountain Top PA, field hockey forward/midfielder (Oly-96)

1967-10-16

Michael York, Australian field hockey fullback (Oly-silver-92, 96)

1967-11-05

Steve Wagner, Phila, field hockey goalkeeper (Olympics-96)

1968-03-05

Marq Mellor, Long Island NY, field hockey forward (Olympics-96)

1968-04-26

Ahmed Elmaghraby, Suez Egypt, US field hockey forward (Olympics-96)

1968-08-07

Leslie Lyness, Paoli PA, field hockey midfielder (Olympics-96)

1968-08-09

Jay Stacy, Aust field hockey midfielder (Oly-4th/silver-88, 92, 96)

1968-10-27

Antoinette Lucas, Crozier VA, field hockey midfielder (Oly-96)

1968-11-23

John O'Neill, Detroit, US field hockey midfielder (Olympics-96)

1969-01-02

Stephen Davies, Aust field hockey forward/vice capt (Oly-sil-92, 96)

1969-05-31

Juliet Haslam, Adelaide SA Australia, field hockey midfielder (Oly-96)

1969-06-07

Lachlan Elmer, Australian field hockey halfback (Oly-silver-92, 96)

1969-06-08

Laurel Martin, Hummelstown PA, field hockey forward (Olympics-96)

1969-07-24

Steve Jennings, Wash DC, field hockey midfielder (Olympics-96)

1969-07-25

Andrea Wieland, Atlanta GA, field hockey goaltender (Olympics-96)

1969-08-27

Steven Van Randwijck, Wash DC, field hockey player (Olympics-96)

1969-10-12

Alison Peek, Australia, field hockey halfback/midfielder (Olympics-96)

1969-11-01

Jill Reeve, Hoosick Falls NY, field hockey defender (Olympics-96)

1970-02-26

Ben Maruquin, Ventura California, field hockey sweeper (Olympics-96)

1970-03-16

Kelli James, Medford NJ, field hockey forward (Olympics-96)

1970-03-31

Stuart Carruthers, Australian field hockey fullback (Olympics-96)

1970-05-01

Damon Diletti, Australian field hockey goal keeper (Oly-silver-92, 96)

1970-05-25

Danni Roche, Melbourne VIC Australia, field hockey midfielder (Oly-96)

1970-06-19

Claire Mitchell-Taverner, Australian field hockey midfielder (Oly-96)

1970-07-08

Lisa Powell, Sydney NSW Australia, field hockey forward (Olympics-96)

1970-07-24

Philip Sykes, Tacoma Wash, field hockey defender (Olympics-96)

1970-10-03

Justine Sowry, Australian field hockey goalie (Olympics-96)

1970-10-26

Tom Vano, Plainfield NJ, field hockey goalkeeper (Olympics-96)

1970-11-07

Kris[ten] Fillat, San Diego California, field hockey forward (Olympics-96)

1971-01-16

Scott Williams, Orange California, field hockey defender (Olympics-96)

1971-02-25

Nova Peris, Darwin Australia, field hockey left halfback (Olympics-96)

1971-04-20

Grant Smith, Australian field hockey forward (Olympics-96)

1971-09-18

Kate Starre, Armadale Australia, field hockey utility (Olympics-96)

1971-11-19

Michelle Andrews, Newcastle NSW Aust, field hockey striker (Oly-96)

1972-02-24

Larry Amar, Camarillo California, field hockey midfielder/captain (Oly-96)

1972-03-14

Clover Maitland, Australian field hockey goal keeper (Olympics-96)

1972-03-15

Steve Danielson, Honolulu, field hockey defender (Olympics-96)

1972-04-08

Katrina Powell, Canberra Australia, field hockey striker (Olympics-96)

1972-05-30

Renita Farrell, Townsville Qld Aust, field hockey midfielder (Oly-96)

1972-09-01

Louise Dobson, Shepparton Aust, field hockey fullback (Olympics-96)

1972-09-20

Jenny Morris, Maryborough Australia, field hockey fullback (Oly-96)

1972-10-19

Otto Steffers, Louisville KY, field hockey defender (Olympics-96)

1972-12-06

Brendan Garard, Australian field hockey halfback (Olympics-96)

1973-02-22

Kate Sage, Australian field hockey forward (Olympics-96)

1973-06-21

Alyson Annan, Sydney NSW Aust, field hockey midfielder (Olympics-96)

1973-11-20

Matthew Smith, Australian field hockey forward (Olympics-96)

1973-12-14

Eelco Wassenaar, Neth, US field hockey midfielder (Olympics-96)

1974-01-25

Daniel Sproule, Australian field hockey halfback (Olympics-96)

1974-02-28

Katie Allen, Australian field hockey full back/half back (Olympics-96)

1974-06-22

Mark Wetges, Walnut Creek California, field hockey midfielder (Olympics-96)

1974-09-26

Katie Kauffman, West Lawn Pa, field hockey midfielder (Olympics-96)

1975-02-26

Cindy Werley, Allentown PA, field hockey forward/midfielder (Oly-96)

1975-03-04

Myrna Veenstra, Dutch field hockey player

1975-05-29

Bianca Langham, Australian field hockey fullback/halfback (Olympic-96)

1975-08-12

Paul Gaudoin, Australian field hockey halfback (Olympics-96)

1976-03-04

Thierry Renaer, Belgian field hockey player

1976-04-14

Baedon Choppy, Australian field hockey forward (Olympics-96)

1976-05-07

Nicholas Butcher, LA Ca, field hockey midfielder/forward (Olympics-96)

1976-07-06

Nikki Mott, Australian field hockey forward (Olympics-96)

1979-01-30

Karen Smith, Australian field hockey midfielder/halfback (Olympics-96)

1984-02-29

Adam Sinclair, Indian field hockey player

Field Hockey - Deaths
Date Event
1979-12-03

Dhyan Chand, Indian field hockey player (b. 1905)

1984-02-03

Anne Townsend, lacrosse/tennis/field hockey star, dies

1992-01-31

Wim van Heumen, field hockey coach (Netherlands), dies at 63

2007-06-22

Erik Parlevliet, Dutch field hockey player (b. 1964)


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