Why Famous: Former professional skateboarder. Well known for completing the first documented 900 and for his licensed video game titles, distributed by Activision. He is widely considered to be one of the most successful and influential pioneers of modern vertical skateboarding.
- 2006-01-12 Skateboarding legend Tony Hawk (37) weds Lhotse Merriam at Tavarua Island Resort in Fiji
- 1999-07-27 Tony Hawk is the first skateboarder to land a "900"