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Kobe BryantKobe Bryant
23 August 1978
Basketball Player
Michael JordanMichael Jordan
17 February 1963
Basketball player

LeBron JamesLeBron James
30 December 1984
NBA Star

Dwayne JohnsonDwayne Johnson
02 May 1972
Actor

Mike TysonMike Tyson
30 June 1966
Boxer

Muhammad AliMuhammad Ali
17 January 1942
 
Bruce LeeBruce Lee
27 November 1940
Actor, Martial Artist

O. J. SimpsonO. J. Simpson
09 July 1947
Former American Football Player

Kareem Abdul-JabbarKareem Abdul-Jabbar
16 April 1947
Basketball Player, Basketball Coach
Terry CrewsTerry Crews
30 July 1968
Actor, American Football Player

Alex RodriguezAlex Rodriguez
27 July 1975
Baseball shortstop
Magic JohnsonMagic Johnson
14 August 1959
Basketball player

The UndertakerThe Undertaker
24 March 1965
Professional Wrestler

Wilt ChamberlainWilt Chamberlain
21 August 1936
Basketball Player

Vince CarterVince Carter
26 January 1977
Basketball Player

Russell WilsonRussell Wilson
29 November 1988
American Football Player
Michael OherMichael Oher
28 May 1986
American Football Player

Tonya HardingTonya Harding
12 November 1970
Former Figure Skater, Boxer

Kevin GarnettKevin Garnett
19 May 1976
NBA Star

Serena WilliamsSerena Williams
26 September 1981
Tennis Player
Chuck NorrisChuck Norris
10 March 1940
Martial artist

Randy MossRandy Moss
13 February 1977
 
David SternDavid Stern
22 September 1942
Businessman, Lawyer

Peyton ManningPeyton Manning
24 March 1976
American Football Quarterback

Joe MontanaJoe Montana
11 June 1956
American Football Player
Dave BautistaDave Bautista
18 January 1969
Wrestler, Actor

Allen IversonAllen Iverson
07 June 1975
NBA Star
Dustin PoirierDustin Poirier
19 January 1989
Mixed Martial Artist

Tiger WoodsTiger Woods
30 December 1975
Golfer

George ForemanGeorge Foreman
10 January 1949
 
Dennis RodmanDennis Rodman
13 May 1961
Basketball Player

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Larry BirdLarry Bird
07 December 1956
Former Basketball Star
Timothy OlyphantTimothy Olyphant
20 May 1968
Actor

Hulk HoganHulk Hogan
11 August 1953
Professional Wrestler

Jackie RobinsonJackie Robinson
31 January 1919
Professional baseball player

Lennox Lewis Lennox Lewis
02 September 1965
 
Steven SeagalSteven Seagal
10 April 1952
Actor & Martial Artist
Billy BeaneBilly Beane
29 March 1962
Former Baseball Player & Administrator

Bill CowherBill Cowher
08 May 1957
American Football Player, Coach

Eddie GuerreroEddie Guerrero
09 October 1967
Professional Wrestler

Bill GoldbergBill Goldberg
27 December 1966
Professional Wrestler
Bill RussellBill Russell
12 February 1934
American basketball player

Jerry RiceJerry Rice
13 October 1962
Former NFL Star

Brett FavreBrett Favre
10 October 1969
 

Derek JeterDerek Jeter
26 June 1974
Baseball Player

Terry BradshawTerry Bradshaw
02 September 1948
Former NFL Star & TV Analyst
Dale EarnhardtDale Earnhardt
29 April 1951
Race car driver

Deion SandersDeion Sanders
09 August 1967
 
ChynaChyna
27 December 1969
Professional Wrestler

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01 April 1980
Professional Wrestler, Actor

Tim DuncanTim Duncan
25 April 1976
 
Phil JacksonPhil Jackson
17 September 1945
Former Basketball Player, Executive & Coach

Carmelo AnthonyCarmelo Anthony
29 May 1984
 
Danica PatrickDanica Patrick
25 March 1982
Racing driver

Holly HolmHolly Holm
17 October 1981
Mixed Martial Artist

Randy SavageRandy Savage
15 November 1952
Professional Wrestler

Joe NamathJoe Namath
31 May 1943
American Football Quarterback

Laila AliLaila Ali
30 December 1977
Professional Boxer
Michael PhelpsMichael Phelps
30 June 1985
 

GoldustGoldust
11 April 1969
Professional Wrestler

Hakeem OlajuwonHakeem Olajuwon
21 January 1963
Basketball Player

Jesse OwensJesse Owens
12 September 1913
 
Mickey RourkeMickey Rourke
16 September 1952
Actor, Boxer

Bobby FischerBobby Fischer
09 March 1943
Chess Grandmaster
John McEnroeJohn McEnroe
16 February 1959
Former US Tennis Star

Tony HawkTony Hawk
12 May 1968
Skateboarder

Roger MayweatherRoger Mayweather
24 April 1961
Boxer
Kimbo SliceKimbo Slice
08 February 1974
Mixed martial Artist

Sidney LuftSidney Luft
02 November 1915
Show Business Figure
Shawn MichaelsShawn Michaels
22 July 1965
Wrestler

Nancy KerriganNancy Kerrigan
13 October 1969
American actress

Sugar Ray LeonardSugar Ray Leonard
17 May 1956
American professional boxer
Rocky MarcianoRocky Marciano
01 September 1923
Professional Boxer

Pete MaravichPete Maravich
22 June 1947
Basketball Player
Joe DiMaggioJoe DiMaggio
25 November 1914
American Baseball Star

Big ShowBig Show
08 February 1972
WWE Wrestler, Actor

Venus WilliamsVenus Williams
17 June 1980
American tennis player

Andre AgassiAndre Agassi
29 April 1970
Tennis Player
Dan MarinoDan Marino
15 September 1961
American football player
Lance ArmstrongLance Armstrong
18 September 1971
Road racing cyclist

Joe FrazierJoe Frazier
12 January 1944
Boxer

Bo JacksonBo Jackson
30 November 1962
Former Baseball & Football Player

Mick FoleyMick Foley
07 June 1965
WWE Wrestler
Doc RiversDoc Rivers
13 October 1961
Basketball Coach

Joe LouisJoe Louis
13 May 1914
Former Heavyweight Champion

Mario AndrettiMario Andretti
28 February 1940
 

Walter PaytonWalter Payton
25 July 1954
American Football Player

Steve KerrSteve Kerr
27 September 1965
Basketball Player
AJ LeeAJ Lee
19 March 1987
Professional Wrestler

Eric BieniemyEric Bieniemy
15 August 1969
Coach
Lou GehrigLou Gehrig
19 June 1903
Baseball Player

Herb BrooksHerb Brooks
05 August 1937
Ice Hockey Coach, Player
Bobby LashleyBobby Lashley
16 July 1976
Professional Wrestler, Mixed Martial Artist
Jesse VenturaJesse Ventura
15 July 1951