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Sports Stars Born in 1993

  • Jan 1 Sifan Hassan, Oromo-Dutch athlete (Olympic gold 5,000m/10,000m 2020; World C'ship gold 1500, 10,000m 2019), born in Adama, Ethiopia
  • Jan 21 Sei Young Kim, South Korean golfer (PGA Women's C'ship 2020; LPGA 72-hole scoring record 257), born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Jan 29 Michelle Larcher De Brito, Portuguese tennis player, born in Lisbon, Portugal
  • Feb 10 Sterling Shepard, American NFL player (New York Giants), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Feb 19 Mauro Icardi, Argentine footballer (Paris Saint-Germain), born in Rosario, Argentina
  • Feb 27 Jessica Korda, American golfer (5 LPGA Tour titles), born in Bradenton, Florida
  • Mar 1 Michael Conforto, American baseball outfielder (MLB All Star 2017; New York Mets), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Mar 6 Ning Zetao, Chinese swimmer (2015 World Championships, 2014 Asian Games), born in Zhengzhou, China
  • Mar 11 Anthony Davis, American basketball center (2012 NBA Draft: #1 pick New Orleans Pelicans), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Mar 14 Anthony Bennett, Canadian basketball power forward (2013 NBA Draft: #1 pick Cleveland Cavaliers), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Mar 15 Paul Pogba, French football player (Manchester United, French national team), born in Lagny-sur-Marne, France
  • Mar 20 Sloane Stephens, American tennis player (US Open 2017), born in Plantation, Florida
  • Mar 30 Lee Mi-hyang, South Korean golfer (ANA Inspiration 2019 runner-up), born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Apr 2 Keshorn Walcott ORTT, Trinidadian athlete (Olympic gold javelin 2012, bronze 2016), born in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
  • Apr 16 Mirai Nagasu, American figure skater, born in Montebello, California
  • Apr 29 Justin Thomas, American golfer (PGA C'ship 2017, 22; Players C'ship 2021), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • May 8 Pat Cummins, Australian cricket fast bowler and captain (BB 6/23; NSW CA, Kolkata Knight Riders), born in Sydney, Australia
  • May 13 Romelu Lukaku, Belgium footballer (Chelsea, Manchester United), born in Antwerp, Belgium
  • May 14 Kristina Mladenovic, French tennis player (9 x Grand Slam doubles titles; Federation Cup 2019; Hopman Cup 2017; Tour Finals 2018, 19), born in Saint-Pol-sur-Mer, France
  • May 16 Johannes Thingnes Bø, Norwegian biathlete (5 x Olympic gold 2018, 22; 12 x World C'ship gold), born in Stryn, Norway
  • May 18 Jiří Prskavec, Czech canoeist (Olympic gold K1 slalom 2020; 4 x World C'ship gold 2015, 17, 19), born in Mělník, Czech Republic
  • May 20 Caroline Zhang, American figure skater
  • May 25 Norman Powell, American NBA player (Toronto Raptors), born in San Diego, California
  • May 29 Richard Carapaz, Ecuadorian road cyclist (Olympic gold men's road race 2020; Giro d'Italia 2019), born in Tulcán Canton, Ecuador
  • Jun 3 Otto Porter Jr., American NBA player (Washington Wizards), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • Jun 10 Scott McLaughlin, New Zealand auto racer (Supercars Championship 2018, 19, 20; IndyCar Series: Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg 2022 Team Penske), born in Hamilton, New Zealand
  • Jun 15 Cooper Kupp, American football wide receiver (Super Bowl MVP 2022; Pro Bowl 2021; LA Rams), born in Yakima, Washington
  • Jul 12 (Earl) Scottie Thompson, Filipino professional basketball player (Barangay Ginebra San Miguel), born in Padada, Davao del Sur, Philippines

Jordan Spieth

Jul 27 Jordan Spieth, American golfer (US Masters, US Open 2015; British Open 2017), born in Dallas, Texas

  • Jul 29 Rayne Dakota "Dak" Prescott, American NFL quarterback (Dallas Cowboys), born in Sulphur, Louisiana
  • Aug 18 Cameron Smith, Australian golfer (Players C'ship & British Open 2022; US Masters runner-up 2020), born in Brisbane, Australia

Dominic Thiem

Sep 3 Dominic Thiem, Austrian tennis player (US Open 2020, ATP Finals 2019), born in Wiener Neustadt, Austria

  • Sep 10 Sam Kerr, Australian soccer striker and captain (99 caps; Perth Glory, Chicago Red Stars; Chelsea), born in East Fremantle, Australia
  • Sep 16 Bryson DeChambeau, American golfer (US Open 2020), born in Modesto, California
  • Sep 21 Park Sung-hyun, South Korean golfer, (US Open 2017; Women's PGA C'ship 2018), born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Sep 29 Carlos Salcedo, Mexican footballer, born in Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Oct 8 Garbiñe Muguruza, Spanish tennis player (French Open 2016, Wimbledon 2017; WTA Finals 2021), born in Caracas, Venezuela
  • Oct 8 Bubba Wallace, American NASCAR racer, born in Mobile, Alabama
  • Oct 16 Caroline Garcia, French tennis player (French Open doubles 2016), born in Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France
  • Oct 23 Fabinho [Fábio Tavares], Brazilian footballer (Liverpool), born in Campinas, Brazil
  • Oct 25 Xander Schauffele, American golfer (British Open 2018, US Masters 2019 runner-up), born in San Diego, California
  • Oct 30 Marcus Mariota, American football quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2014, U of Oregon; NFL: Tennessee Titans), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Nov 29 Stefon Diggs, American NFL player (Minnesota Vikings), born in Alexandria, Virginia
  • Dec 2 Kostas Stafylidis, Greek soccer left back (30 caps; 1899 Hoffenheim), born in Thessaloniki, Macedonia, Greece
  • Dec 13 Danielle Collins, American tennis player (World #8 2022; Australian Open 2022 runner-up), born in St. Petersburg, Florida

Gabriel Medina

Dec 22 Gabriel Medina, Brazilian professional surfer (World Champion 2014), born in São Sebastião, São Paulo

  • Dec 31 Ryan Blaney, American auto racer (Daytona 500 2020 runner-up), born in Hartford Township, Trumbull County, Ohio

About 1993

How Old? 28 or 29 years old
Generation: Millennial

Chinese Zodiac: Monkey (Jan 1 - Jan 22), Rooster (Jan 23 - Dec 31)