Birthdays in Sport in August 1986

  • Aug 1 Andrew Taylor, Hartlepool, English footballer
  • Aug 1 Anton Stralman, Tibro, Swedish ice hockey player
  • Aug 1 Elena Vesnina, Sochi, Russian tennis player
  • Aug 5 Paula Creamer, American golfer
  • Aug 13 Joseph Lapira, American soccer player
  • Aug 14 Terin Humphrey, American gymnast
  • Aug 17 Rudy Gay, American basketball player
  • Aug 17 Tyrus Thomas, American basketball player
  • Aug 19 Saori Kimura, Japanese volleyball player

Person of interestUsain Bolt

Aug 21 Usain Bolt, Jamaican sprinter (8x Olympic gold 2008, 2012, 2016), born in Sherwood Content, Trelawny, Jamaica

Olympic Sprinter Usain Bolt
Olympic Sprinter
Usain Bolt
  • Aug 23 Josh Morris, Australian rugby league player for St. George Illawarra Dragons
  • Aug 23 Brett Morris, Australian rugby league player for St. George Illawarra Dragons
  • Aug 24 Nick Adenhart, American baseball player, born in Silver Spring, Maryland (d. 2009)
  • Aug 24 Arian Foster, American football running back (Houston Texans, Miami Dolphins), born in Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • Aug 31 Feng Tianwei, Singaporean table tennis player