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Tony Hawk

Skateboarder Tony Hawk
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Full Name: Anthony Frank Hawk
Profession: Skateboarder

United States of America

Biography: 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.

Born: May 12, 1968
Birthplace: Carlsbad, California, USA
Age: 54 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus

Married Life

  • 2006-01-12 Skateboarding legend Tony Hawk (37) weds Lhotse Merriam at Tavarua Island Resort in Fiji

Historical Events

  • 1999-07-27 Tony Hawk is the first skateboarder to land a "900"

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