Find out more about the greatest 20th Century British Sportspersons, including Jamie Vardy, Charles Salvador, David Beckham, Lewis Hamilton and Wayne Rooney.
David BeckhamDavid Beckham

02 May 1975

Wayne RooneyWayne Rooney

24 October 1985

Steven GerrardSteven Gerrard

30 May 1980

Alan ShearerAlan Shearer

13 August 1970

Gary LinekerGary Lineker

30 November 1960

George BestGeorge Best

22 May 1946

James HuntJames Hunt

29 August 1947

Mo FarahMo Farah

23 March 1983

Sam AllardyceSam Allardyce

19 October 1954

Fred PerryFred Perry

18 May 1909

Chris FroomeChris Froome

20 May 1985

Bill ShanklyBill Shankly

02 September 1913

Roger BannisterRoger Bannister

23 March 1929

Sebastian CoeSebastian Coe

29 September 1956

Billy WingroveBilly Wingrove

15 November 1982

Vanessa-MaeVanessa-Mae

27 October 1978

Steve CramSteve Cram

14 October 1960

Daley ThompsonDaley Thompson

30 July 1958

Fatima WhitbreadFatima Whitbread

03 March 1961

Linford Cicero Christie Linford Christie

02 April 1960

Beth TweddleBeth Tweddle

01 April 1985

Alan MinterAlan Minter

17 August 1951

Allan WellsAllan Wells

03 May 1952

Barry VenisonBarry Venison

16 August 1964

Alan SmithAlan Smith

28 October 1980

Hannah WhelanHannah Whelan

01 July 1992

John TerryJohn Terry

07 December 1980

James MilnerJames Milner

04 January 1986

Tony BellewTony Bellew

30 November 1982

Michael BispingMichael Bisping

28 February 1979

Michael OwenMichael Owen

14 December 1979

Scott AdkinsScott Adkins

17 June 1976

Danny IngsDanny Ings

23 July 1992

Billy Joe SaundersBilly Joe Saunders

30 August 1989

Joe HartJoe Hart

19 April 1987

Luke ShawLuke Shaw

12 July 1995

Naseem HamedNaseem Hamed

12 February 1974

Aaron RamseyAaron Ramsey

26 December 1990

Troy DeeneyTroy Deeney

29 June 1988

Ashley ColeAshley Cole

20 December 1980

Rocky FieldingRocky Fielding

05 August 1987

Paul GascoignePaul Gascoigne

27 May 1967

Jack WilshereJack Wilshere

01 January 1992

Alistair OvereemAlistair Overeem

17 May 1980

Joe CalzagheJoe Calzaghe

23 March 1972

Callum SmithCallum Smith

23 April 1990

Jamie RedknappJamie Redknapp

25 June 1973

Ben StokesBen Stokes

04 June 1991

Ian WrightIan Wright

03 November 1963

Carl FramptonCarl Frampton

21 February 1987

Danny WelbeckDanny Welbeck

26 November 1990

Ellen WhitakerEllen Whitaker

05 March 1986

Jermain DefoeJermain Defoe

07 October 1982

Wade BarrettWade Barrett

10 August 1980

Bradley Wright-PhillipsBradley Wright-Phillips

12 March 1985

Guy MartinGuy Martin

04 November 1981

Rio FerdinandRio Ferdinand

07 November 1978

Kevin KeeganKevin Keegan

14 February 1951

Gary NevilleGary Neville

18 February 1975

Graeme SounessGraeme Souness

06 May 1953

Dereck ChisoraDereck Chisora

29 December 1983

Kyle WalkerKyle Walker

28 May 1990

David HayeDavid Haye

13 October 1980

Jordan HendersonJordan Henderson

17 June 1990

Jenson ButtonJenson Button

19 January 1980

Shaun Wright-PhillipsShaun Wright-Phillips

25 October 1981

Ashley YoungAshley Young

09 July 1985

Kell BrookKell Brook

03 May 1986

Gary CahillGary Cahill

19 December 1985

John StonesJohn Stones

28 May 1994

Gareth BarryGareth Barry

23 February 1981

Michael CarrickMichael Carrick

28 July 1981

Mark HughesMark Hughes

01 November 1963

Adebayo AkinfenwaAdebayo Akinfenwa

10 May 1982

Roy HodgsonRoy Hodgson

09 August 1947

Darren BentDarren Bent

06 February 1984

Brian CloughBrian Clough

21 March 1935

Mark PhillipsMark Phillips

22 September 1948

Micah RichardsMicah Richards

24 June 1988

Chris SmallingChris Smalling

22 November 1989

Joe ColeJoe Cole

08 November 1981