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Birthday Songs

This might be the most useless list you’ll read today, but, hey, it’s Aloha Friday! Let’s have some fun! Here are fifty prominent sports figures (past and present) and the Number 1 song on the Billboard charts on the day that they were born. From Marcus Mariota to Aaron Judge, find out which hot hit topped the charts when they entered this crazy world of ours!

ROBYN AH MOW (Sept. 15, 1975)
“Rhinestone Cowboy” by Glen Campbell

JOSE ALTUVE (May 6, 1990)
“Nothing Compares 2 U” by Sinead O’Connor

CHARLES BARKLEY (Feb. 20, 1963)
“Hey, Paula) by Paul & Paula

DAVID BECKHAM (May 2, 1975)
“(Hey, Won’t You Play) Another Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song” by B.J. Thomas

ODELL BECKHAM, JR. (Nov. 5, 1992)
“End of the Road” by Boyz II Men

SIMONE BILES (Mar. 14, 1997)
“Wannabe” by Spice Girls

TOM BRADY (Aug. 3, 1977)
“Looks Like We Made It” by Barry Manilow

COLT BRENNAN (Aug. 16, 1983)
“Every Breath You Take” by The Police

KOBE BRYANT (Aug. 23, 1978)
“Three Times a Lady” by The Commodores

“Toy Soldiers” by Martika

JOHN CENA (Apr. 23, 1977)
“Don’t Leave Me This Way” by Thelma Houston

STEPH CURRY (Mar. 14, 1988)
“Never Gonna Give You Up” by Rick Astley

AARON DONALD (May 23, 1991)
“I Like the Way (The Kissing Game” by Hi-Five

KEVIN DURANT (Sept. 29, 1988)
“Don’t Worry, Be Happy” by Bobby McFerrin

EZEKIEL ELLIOTT (July 22, 1995)
“Have You Ever Really Loved a Woman?” by Bryan Adams

ROGER FEDERER (Aug. 8, 1981)
“Jessie’s Girl” by Rick Springfield

WAYNE GRETZKY (Jan. 26, 1961)
“Wonderland by Night” by Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra

KEN GRIFFEY, JR. (Nov. 21, 1969)
“Wedding Bell Blues” by Fifth Dimension

JAMES HARDEN (Aug. 26, 1989)
“Right Here Waiting” by Richard Marx

MAX HOLLOWAY (Dec. 4, 1991)
“Set Adrift on Memory Bliss” by P.M. Dawn

LEBRON JAMES (Dec. 30, 1984)
“Like a Virgin” by Madonna

DEREK JETER (June 26, 1974)
“Billy, Don’t be a Hero” by Bo Donaldson & The Heywoods

“The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face” by Roberta Flack

EARVIN “MAGIC” JOHNSON (Aug. 14, 1959)
“A Big Hunk O’ Love” by Elvis Presley & The Jordanaires

MICHAEL JORDAN (Feb. 17, 1963)
“Hey Paula” by Paul & Paula

AARON JUDGE (Apr. 26, 1992)
“Save the Best for Last” by Vanessa Williams

MARIO LEMIEUX (Oct. 5, 1965)
“Hang On Sloopy” by The McCoys

KAWHI LEONARD (June 29, 1991)
“Rush Rush” by Paula Abdul

KHALIL MACK (Feb. 22, 1991)
“Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)” by C+C Music Factory

PEYTON MANNING (Mar. 24, 1976)
“December, 1963 (Oh, What a Night)” by The Four Seasons

MARCUS MARIOTA (Oct. 30, 1993)
“Dreamlover” by Mariah Carey

FLOYD MAYWEATHER JR. (Feb. 24, 1977)
“Blinded by the Light” by Manfred Mann’s Earth Band

CONOR McGREGOR (July 14, 1988)
“The Flame” by Cheap Trick

PHIL MICKELSON (June 16, 1970)
“The Long and Winding Road” by The Beatles

McKENZIE MILTON (Oct. 10, 1997)
“4 Seasons of Loneliness” by Boyz II Men

ALEX MORGAN (July 2, 1989)
“Baby Don’t Forget My Number” by Milli Vanilli

MANNY PACQUIAO (Dec. 17, 1978)
“You Don’t Bring Me Flowers” by Barbra Streisand and Neil Diamond

CANDICE PARKER (Apr. 19, 1986)
“Kiss” by Prince & The Revolution

MICHAEL PHELPS (June 30, 1985)
“Heaven” by Bryan Adams

AARON RODGERS (Dec. 2, 1983)
“All Night Long (All Night)” by Lionel Richie

NICK ROLOVICH (Feb. 16, 1969)
“Crimson and Clover” by Tommy James & The Shondells

“I Want to Know what Love Is” by Foreigner

RONDA ROUSEY (Feb. 1, 1987)
“At this Moment” by Billy Vera & The Beaters

MIKE TROUT (Aug. 7, 1991)
“Unbelievable” by EMF

MICHELLE WIE (Oct. 11, 1989)
“Girl I’m Gonna Miss You” by Milli Vanilli

SERENA WILLIAMS (Sept. 26, 1981)
“Endless Love” by Diana Ross and Lionel Richie

RUSSELL WILSON (Nov. 29, 1988)
“Bad Medicine” by Bon Jovi

KOLTEN WONG (Oct. 10, 1990)
“Close to You” by Maxi Priest

TIGER WOODS (Dec. 30, 1975)
“Let’s Do it Again” by The Staple Sisters

KRISTI YAMAGUCHI (July 12, 1971)
“It’s Too Late”/”I Feel the Earth Move” by Carole King

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