On This Day

Birthdays in Sport in August 1988

  • Aug 5 Federica Pellegrini, Italian swimmer (world record 200 meters, Olympic Gold 2008), born in Mirano, Italy
  • Aug 8 Danilo Gallinari, Italian basketball player
  • Aug 11 Patrick Mills, Australian basketball player
  • Aug 12 Tyson Fury, British heavyweight professional boxer, born in Manchester
  • Aug 21 Robert Lewandowski, Polish football player (Bayern Munich, Polish national team), born in Warsaw, Poland
  • Aug 23 Daniel Schwaab, German footballer, born in Waldkirch, Germany
  • Aug 23 Jeremy Lin, American NBA player (Toronto Raptors), born in Torrance, California
  • Aug 25 Angela Park, Brazilian-American golfer (US Open 2007 runner-up; Rookie of the Year 2007), born in Foz do Iguaçu, Paraná, Brazil
  • Aug 28 Ray Jones, English footballer, born in London, England (d. 2007)
  • Aug 30 Ernests Gulbis, Latvian tennis player, born in Riga, Latvia

About August 1988

How Old? 33 years old
Generation: Millennial
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Signs: Leo (Jul 23 - Aug 22), Virgo (Aug 23 - Sep 22)