Olympic Sports (Part 27)

Events in Sport

Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 2601 - 2,622 of 2,622

  • 1981-11-13 Kirsty-Leigh Brown, Australia, gymnast (Olympics 1996)
  • 1981-11-15 Natalie Lacuesta, rhythmic gymnast (Olympics 1996), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1981-11-20 Jilen Siroky, 200m breaststroke (Olympics 1996)
  • 1983-03-23 Mo Farah [Mohamed Muktar Jama Farah], Somalian-born British distance runner (4 Olympic Golds, born in Mogadishu
  • 1983-09-16 Kirsty Coventry, Zimbabwean Olympic swimmer
  • 1983-10-14 Lin Dan, Chinese badminton player (two-time Olympic champion, five-time World champion), born in Longyan, China
  • 1984-03-09 Julia Mancuso, American Olympic gold medalist
  • 1984-06-01 Naidangiin T├╝vshinbayar, first Mongolian athlete win gold medal from Olympics
  • 1984-08-03 Ryan Lochte, American swimmer (12-time Olympic medalist), born in Rochester, New York

Person of interestMichael Phelps

1985-06-30 Michael Phelps, American swimmer (world record 28 Olympic medals), born in Baltimore, Maryland

Person of interestUsain Bolt

1986-08-21 Usain Bolt, Jamaican sprinter (8x Olympic gold 2008, 2012, 2016), born in Sherwood Content, Trelawny, Jamaica

Olympic Sprinter Usain Bolt
Olympic Sprinter
Usain Bolt

Person of interestShaun White

1986-09-03 Shaun White, snowboarder (Olympic gold - 2006, 2010), born in San Diego, California

Snowboarder Shaun White
Shaun White

Person of interestAndy Murray

1987-05-15 Andy Murray, Scottish tennis player (Olympic champion, 2012, 2016; Wimbledon winner, 2013, 2016) born in Glasgow, Scotland

Tennis Champion Andy Murray
Tennis Champion
Andy Murray
  • 1987-10-25 Fabian Hamb├╝chen, German gymnast and Olympic medallist
  • 1988-10-20 Ma Long, Chinese table tennis player (Olympic and World Champion), born in Anshan, China
  • 1990-01-10 Tao Li, Singaporean Olympic swimmer
  • 1991-01-01 Peter Burling, New Zealand sailor (Olympic gold 2016, helmsman America's Cup 2017), born in Tauranga, New Zealand
  • 1992-02-25 Libby [Elizabeth] Callahan, sport pistol (Olympics 1996), born in Columbia, South Carolina
  • 1992-06-18 Bob Kempainen, marathoner (Olympics-66), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1994-05-25 Alexandra Rose "Aly" Raisman, American gymnast (two-time Olympic medalist, Fierce Five, Final Five), born in Needham, Massachusetts

Person of interestKatie Ledecky

1997-03-17 Katie Ledecky, American swimmer (Olympic Golds 2012, 2016), born in Washington D.C.

Swimmer Katie Ledecky
Katie Ledecky
  • 2000-06-09 Laurie Hernandez, American gymnast (Olympic team gold, individual silver 2016), born in Old Bridge Township, New Jersey

Weddings in Sport

Deaths in Sport