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

Gary LinekerGary Lineker

30 November 1960

Alan ShearerAlan Shearer

13 August 1970

George BestGeorge Best

22 May 1946

James HuntJames Hunt

29 August 1947

Mo FarahMo Farah

23 March 1983

Sam AllardyceSam Allardyce

19 October 1954

David CoulthardDavid Coulthard

27 March 1971

Bill ShanklyBill Shankly

02 September 1913

Fatima WhitbreadFatima Whitbread

03 March 1961

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Roger BannisterRoger Bannister

23 March 1929

Sebastian CoeSebastian Coe

29 September 1956

Beth TweddleBeth Tweddle

01 April 1985

Ray WilkinsRay Wilkins

14 September 1956

Chris FroomeChris Froome

20 May 1985

Fred PerryFred Perry

18 May 1909

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Vanessa-MaeVanessa-Mae

27 October 1978

Billy WingroveBilly Wingrove

15 November 1982

Linford Cicero Christie Linford Christie

02 April 1960

Daley ThompsonDaley Thompson

30 July 1958

Steve CramSteve Cram

14 October 1960

Alan MinterAlan Minter

17 August 1951

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Liz McColganLiz McColgan

24 May 1964

Allan WellsAllan Wells

03 May 1952

Barry VenisonBarry Venison

16 August 1964

Alan SmithAlan Smith

28 October 1980

Hannah WhelanHannah Whelan

01 July 1992

Alistair OvereemAlistair Overeem

17 May 1980

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Aaron RamseyAaron Ramsey

26 December 1990

David SeamanDavid Seaman

19 September 1963

James MilnerJames Milner

04 January 1986

Ashley ColeAshley Cole

20 December 1980

Michael BispingMichael Bisping

28 February 1979

Robbie FowlerRobbie Fowler

09 April 1975

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Jim ClarkJim Clark

04 March 1936

Owen FarrellOwen Farrell

24 September 1991

Jermain DefoeJermain Defoe

07 October 1982

Michael OwenMichael Owen

14 December 1979

Scott ParkerScott Parker

13 October 1980

Scott AdkinsScott Adkins

17 June 1976

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Ashley YoungAshley Young

09 July 1985

James CracknellJames Cracknell

05 May 1972

John TerryJohn Terry

07 December 1980

Christian HornerChristian Horner

16 November 1973

Jordan HendersonJordan Henderson

17 June 1990

Billy McNeillBilly McNeill

02 March 1940

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James DeGaleJames DeGale

03 February 1986

Troy DeeneyTroy Deeney

29 June 1988

Alun Wyn JonesAlun Wyn Jones

19 September 1985

Ian WrightIan Wright

03 November 1963

Naseem HamedNaseem Hamed

12 February 1974

Rio FerdinandRio Ferdinand

07 November 1978

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Paul IncePaul Ince

21 October 1967

Stephen HendryStephen Hendry

13 January 1969

Harry RedknappHarry Redknapp

02 March 1947

Gary NevilleGary Neville

18 February 1975

Chris EubankChris Eubank

08 August 1966

Paul GascoignePaul Gascoigne

27 May 1967

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Kyle WalkerKyle Walker

28 May 1990

Chris SmallingChris Smalling

22 November 1989

Wayne BridgeWayne Bridge

05 August 1980

Jamie RedknappJamie Redknapp

25 June 1973

Patrick BamfordPatrick Bamford

05 September 1993

Kenny DalglishKenny Dalglish

04 March 1951

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Luke ShawLuke Shaw

12 July 1995

Roy HodgsonRoy Hodgson

09 August 1947

Graeme SounessGraeme Souness

06 May 1953

Jenson ButtonJenson Button

19 January 1980

Danny DrinkwaterDanny Drinkwater

05 March 1990

Joey BartonJoey Barton

02 September 1982

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Bobby CharltonBobby Charlton

11 October 1937

Teddy SheringhamTeddy Sheringham

02 April 1966

Gareth BarryGareth Barry

23 February 1981

Tony BellewTony Bellew

30 November 1982

Brian CloughBrian Clough

21 March 1935

Billy Joe SaundersBilly Joe Saunders

30 August 1989

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Darren FletcherDarren Fletcher

01 February 1984

Jonny WilkinsonJonny Wilkinson

25 May 1979

Joe ColeJoe Cole

08 November 1981