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Carl Bertelsen

Carl Andreas Clausen Bertelsen was a Danish footballer. He played as a forward. Bertelsen was born in Haderslev. During his club career, he played for Danish clubs Haderslev FK, Esbjerg fB and OB, and Scottish sides Greenock Morton, Dundee and Ki ...

                                               

Suad Besirevic

Suad Besirevic "Suljo" was a Slovene football manager and a professional football player. He was thought to be as one of the best players of FK Borac Banja Luka, where he spent most of his career and where he won the 1987–88 Yugoslav Cup. He also ...

                                               

Phil Bessler

Philip Rudolph Bessler was a Canadian ice hockey right winger that played a total of 31 games in the NHL. Bessler played in the NHL with the Boston Bruins for 9 games, the Detroit Red Wings for 5 games and the Chicago Black Hawks for 17 games. He ...

                                               

George Best

George Best was a Northern Irish footballer who played many years for Manchester United. He is considered by many to have been the most talented Manchester United player and no one disagrees that he was the Northern Ireland national teams best ev ...

                                               

Tommy Best

Thomas Hubert "Tommy" Best was a Welsh professional footballer. He was born in Milford Haven, Wales. Best played as a centre forward. He was a veteran of the Second World War, serving in the Royal Navy. He made over 70 appearances in the Football ...

                                               

Better Talk Now

Better Talk Now was an American Thoroughbred racehorse best known for winning the Breeders Cup Turf in 2004. His racing career stretched over nine seasons, during which he won 14 races from 51 starts with earnings of over.3 million. In 2017, he u ...

                                               

Jules Bianchi

Jules Bianchi was a French racing driver. He drove for the Marussia F1 team. He made his Formula One debut in 2013, driving for Marussia alongside Max Chilton. He previously raced in Formula Renault 3.5, the GP2 Series and Formula Three. During t ...

                                               

Paul Bibeault

Paul-Emile "Babe" Bibeault was a Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender who played in National Hockey League for the Chicago Black Hawks, Montreal Canadiens, Toronto Maple Leafs and Boston Bruins. Bibeault served briefly in the army, after h ...

                                               

Gustau Biosca

Gustavo Biosca Pages was a Spanish football player and manager. Biosca played as a defender for España Industrial, Barcelona and Condal. He was born in LHospitalet de Llobregat, Catalonia, Spain. He made his international debut for Spain in 1951, ...

                                               

Ray Blacklock

Raymond Patrick Blacklock was an Australian rugby league footballer. He played in the 1970s and 1980s. He was born in Oberon, New South Wales. He started his career at the Penrith Panthers, making first grade in 1976. He then switched to the Newt ...

                                               

Russ Blinco

Russell Percival Blinco was a Canadian professional ice hockey centre. He played a total of 6 seasons in the National Hockey League. He played for the Chicago Blackhawks and the Montreal Maroons. During his time with the Maroons, he was able to w ...

                                               

Gus Bodnar

August Bodnar was a Canadian professional ice hockey centre who played 12 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Toronto Maple Leafs, Chicago Black Hawks and Boston Bruins.

                                               

Manouchehr Boroumand

Manouchehr Boroumand was an Iranian heavyweight weightlifter. He was born in Babolsar, Iran. He was selected for the 1960 Summer Olympics, but withdrew in the last moment due to an illness. Boroymand also missed the 1962 Asian Games because Iran ...

                                               

Alan Boswell

Alan Henry Boswell was an English football goalkeeper who made 479 league and cup appearances in a 12-year career in the English Football League. He was born in Walsall, England. He began his career at Walsall in 1961, before moving on to Shrewsb ...

                                               

Edmond Bouchard

Edmond Bouchard was a Canadian professional ice hockey left winger who sometimes doubled as a defenceman.

                                               

Emile Bouchard

Joseph Emile Alcide "Butch" Bouchard, CM, CQ was a Canadian ice hockey player who played defence with the Montreal Canadiens in the National Hockey League from 1941 to 1956. He is a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame, won four Stanley Cups, was ca ...

                                               

Johnny Bower

John William "Johnny" Bower, nicknamed "The China Wall", was a Hockey Hall of Fame goaltender. Bower died of pneumonia on December 26, 2017 in Toronto at the age of 93.

                                               

Barton Bradley

Barton William "Bart" Bradley was a Canadian professional ice hockey centre. Bradley played junior hockey in the Thunder Bay Junior Hockey League for the Port Arthur West End Bruins from 1946 to 1949, winning the playoff championship in 1948 and ...

                                               

Cliff Branch

Clifford Branch Jr. was an American professional football player. He was a wide receiver with the Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders during his entire 14-year National Football League career. He won three NFL championships with the Raiders in Super Bowl ...

                                               

Gordon J. Brand

Gordon John Brand was an English professional golfer. Brand turned professional in 1976 and enjoyed full playing privileges on the European Tour for 20 years. During his time on tour, he finished inside the top 30 on the Order of Merit seven time ...

                                               

Ron Brand

Ron Brand is a former baseball player. He mostly played as a catcher. He started his career for the Clinton Pirates. After six years he joined the Pittsburgh Pirates. He hit his first home run off Denny Lemaster. He was then selected in the Rule ...

                                               

Dino Bravo

Adolfo Bresciano was an Italian-born Canadian professional wrestler. He was better known by his ring name Dino Bravo. He was self-proclaimed as "Canadas Strongest Man" and later the "Worlds Strongest Man". Bravo is best known for his time wrestli ...

                                               

Brazo de Oro (wrestler)

Jesus Alvarado Nieves was a Mexican Luchador. Alvarado worked under the name Brazo de Oro Spanish for "Arm of gold". Alvarado worked as a booker for Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre CMLL and as head of the wrestlers union. Brazo de Oro was part of ...

                                               

Eric Bristow

Eric John Bristow MBE was a professional English darts player. He was ranked number one by the World Darts Federation a record six times, in 1980 and 81, 1983 to 1985, and in 1990. He was a five-time World Champion, a five-time World Masters Cham ...

                                               

Ivor Broadis

Ivan Arthur Ivor Broadis was an English professional footballer. He played as an inside forward. His career lasted from 1946 to 1960. He played for clubs Carlisle United, Sunderland, Manchester City, Newcastle United and Queen of the South. He al ...

                                               

Peter Brock

Peter Geoffrey Brock AM was an Australian motor racing driver. He is one of his countrys best known and most successful motor racing drivers. He was known for his partnership with Holden for almost 40 years. However, he still raced using other ca ...

                                               

Turk Broda

Walter Edward "Turk" Broda was a Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender for the Toronto Maple Leafs. He was born in Brandon, Manitoba on May 15, 1914 to a Polish-Canadian family. He joined the Maple Leafs in 1936.

                                               

Jim Brogan (footballer)

James Andrew Brogan was a Scottish footballer. He played as a left back. He had success playing for Celtic between 1963 and 1975. He made over 200 league appearances for the club. He won seven league titles in a row, four Scottish Cups and three ...

                                               

Gord Brooks

Gordon John Brooks was a Canadian professional ice hockey right winger. He played parts of three seasons in the National Hockey League for the St. Louis Blues and Washington Capitals. He was born in Cobourg, Ontario. His career lasted from 1970 t ...

                                               

John Brophy

John Brophy was a Canadian ice hockey coach and former hockey player. He was born and raised in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. Brophy has spent most of his career in minor professional leagues, including 18 years as a player in the Eastern Hockey Leagu ...

                                               

Ali Brownlee

Alastair Ali Brownlee was a English radio broadcaster. He was born in Middlesbrough, North Riding of Yorkshire. He was best known for his coverage of Middlesbrough Football Club on BBC Tees from 1982 onwards. His connection to the club earned him ...

                                               

Glen Brydson

Glenn "Swampy" Brydson was a Canadian professional ice hockey right winger. He played a career total of 8 seasons in the National Hockey League. He played for the Montreal Maroons, St. Louis Eagles, New York Rangers and Chicago Black Hawks.

                                               

Mike Buchanan

Michael Murray Buchanan was a Canadian retired professional ice hockey defenceman. He played 1 game in the National Hockey League. He played for the Chicago Black Hawks.

                                               

Maria Bueno

Maria Esther Andion Bueno was a Brazilian professional tennis player. She played for eleven years in the 1950s and 1960s. She won 19 Grand Slam titles. That made her the most successful South American female tennis player in history. Bueno was th ...

                                               

Manfred Burgsmuller

Manfred Manni Burgsmuller was a German footballer. He played as a striker and sometimes as a midfielder. Burgsmuller was born in Essen. He appeared in 447 Bundesliga games over the course of 17 seasons, scoring 213 goals. He played mainly for Bor ...

                                               

Marty Burke

Martin Alphonsos Burke was a Canadian ice hockey defenceman. Burke played 504 games in the National Hockey League. He played with the Montreal Canadiens, Chicago Black Hawks, Pittsburgh Pirates, and Ottawa Senators. Burke was able to win the Stan ...

                                               

Sarah Burke

Sarah Burke was a Canadian athlete who competed in freestyle skiing and was a pioneer of the superpipe event. During her career, she won four Winter X Games gold medals and world championship in the halfpipe in 2005. She lobbied to the Internatio ...

                                               

Bobby Burns (ice hockey)

Robert Andrew Burns was a Canadian ice hockey left winger. Burns played 17 games in the National Hockey League. He played with the Chicago Black Hawks. Burns spent most of his career in the American Hockey Association. In the AHA, Burns played wi ...

                                               

Larry Cahan

Lawrence Louis Henry "Hank" Cahan, was a Canadian professional ice hockey player who played in several Canadian and U.S. teams, including Fort William Hurricanes, Toronto Maple Leafs, Pittsburgh Hornets, New York Rangers, Vancouver Canucks, Balti ...

                                               

David Capel

David John Capel was an English cricketer. He played for Northamptonshire and England. He was part of the Northamptonshire County Cricket Club both as a player as well as coach for 32 years. He became the assistant coach of the England womens cri ...

                                               

Håkan Carlqvist

Håkan Carlqvist was a Swedish professional motocross racer. He was born near Stockholm, Sweden. Carlqvist won the F.I.M. 250cc Motocross World Championship in 1979 as a member of the Husqvarna factory racing team. In 1980, he switched to Yamaha t ...

                                               

Eddie Carpenter

Everard Lorne Carpenter was a Canadian professional ice hockey defenseman who played two seasons in the National Hockey League for the Quebec Bulldogs and Hamilton Tigers. Although born in Michigan, Eddie grew up in the Lachute-Brownsburg, Quebec ...

                                               

Donald Carr

Donald Bryce Carr OBE was an English cricketer. He played for Derbyshire from 1946 to 1967, for Oxford University from 1948 to 1951, and twice for England in 1951/52. He captained Derbyshire between 1955 and 1962, and scored over 10.000 runs for ...

                                               

Wally Carr

Wally Wait-awhile-Wal Carr was an Australian professional boxer. He was described by Boxing 1970–1980 as having "boxing ability to burn" and "outstanding skills". He was professional from 1971 to 1986. He had 100 pro fights, winning 53, losing 38 ...

                                               

Amadeo Carrizo

Amadeo Raul Carrizo, popularly known by his first name "Amadeo", was an Argentine football goalkeeper. He was born in Rufino, Argentina. From 1945 to 1968, he played for Club Atletico River Plate. The IFFHS ranked Carrizo as the best South Americ ...

                                               

Marcos Carvajal

Marcos Jose Carvajal was a Venezuelan relief pitcher. He played for the Colorado Rockies and Florida Marlins of Major League Baseball. Carvajal died of pneumonia on January 24, 2018 in Ciudad Bolivar, Venezuela at the age of 33.

                                               

Terry Cavanagh

Terence James "Terry" Cavanagh was a Canadian politician, businessman, municipal councilor in Edmonton, Alberta. He served as Mayor of Edmonton from November 14, 1975 through October 19, 1977 and again from October 17, 1988 through October 16, 19 ...

                                               

François Cevert

Albert François Cevert Goldenberg was a French racing driver. He took part in the Formula One World Championship. He competed in 47 World Championship Grands Prix, achieving one win, 13 podium finishes and 89 career points. He was killed in a rac ...

                                               

Fyodor Cherenkov

Fyodor Fyodorovich Cherenkov was a Soviet and Russian football midfielder. He played for Spartak Moscow and Red Star Football Club. Cherenkov made 34 appearances for USSR national football team, scoring 12 goals. He was born in Moscow, Russia. Ch ...

                                               

Trevor Cherry

Trevor John Cherry was an English footballer and manager. He played as a defender. Cherry was born in Huddersfield. He played for Huddersfield Town, Leeds United and Bradford City. He made a total of 27 international caps for the England national ...