Famous American Skateboarders

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Bam Margera
(American Former Professional Skateboarder, Stunt Performer)
Bam Margera
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Birthdate: September 28, 1979
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States

Professional skateboarder and stunt performer Bam Margera gained fame with the reality show Jackass. He has also hosted his own TV and radio shows, produced a video series, and appeared as an animated character in the Tony Hawk game franchise. He has directed films and also owns a music label.

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Rob Dyrdek
(Skateboarder, Actor, Entrepreneur)
Rob Dyrdek
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Birthdate: June 28, 1974
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kettering, Ohio, United States

Rob Dyrdek is an American actor, producer, television personality, entrepreneur, and former professional skateboarder. He is credited with creating the popular animated TV series Wild Grinders where he voiced Lil Rob, the series' main character. A prominent skateboarder during his skateboarding career, Dyrdek was named by FoxWeekly in its list of the most influential skateboarders of all-time in 2014.

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Tony Hawk
(Pioneer of Modern Vertical Skateboarding)
Tony Hawk
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Birthdate: May 12, 1968
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Carlsbad, California, United States

Tony Hawk, nicknamed The Birdman, reinvented vertical skateboarding and became the first person to complete the "900" skateboarding trick. He owns a video game series, has launched a YouTube channel, and has collaborated to create the Emojipedia skateboarding emoji. The Birdhouse owner also contributes to building skateparks for the underprivileged.

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 4 
Stacy Peralta
(American Film Director and Former Professional Skateboarder)
Stacy Peralta
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Birthdate: October 15, 1957
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Venice, Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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Jay Adams
(American Skateboarder)
Jay Adams
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Birthdate: February 3, 1961
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Venice, Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: August 15, 2014
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Rodney Mullen
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Rodney Mullen
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Birthdate: August 17, 1966
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Gainesville, Florida, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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Tony Alva
(American Skateboarder)
Tony Alva
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Birthdate: September 2, 1957
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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Mike Vallely
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Mike Vallely
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Birthdate: June 29, 1970
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Edison, New Jersey, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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Paul Rodriguez
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Paul Rodriguez
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Birthdate: December 31, 1984
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tarzana, Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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Steve Caballero
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Steve Caballero
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Birthdate: November 8, 1964
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: San Jose, California, United States
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
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Mark Gonzales
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Mark Gonzales
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Birthdate: June 1, 1968
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: South Gate, California, United States
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Nyjah Huston
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Nyjah Huston
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Birthdate: November 30, 1994
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Davis, California, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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Letícia Bufoni
(Brazilian-American Professional Street Skateboarder)
Letícia Bufoni
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Birthdate: April 13, 1993
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: São Paulo, State of São Paulo, Brazil
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
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Eric Koston
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Eric Koston
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Birthdate: April 29, 1975
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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Bob Burnquist
(Brazilian-American Professional Skateboarder)
Bob Burnquist
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Birthdate: October 10, 1976
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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Ryan Sheckler
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Ryan Sheckler
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Birthdate: December 30, 1989
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: San Clemente, California, United States
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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Chris Cole
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Chris Cole
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Birthdate: March 10, 1982
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Statesville, North Carolina, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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Elissa Steamer
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Elissa Steamer
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Birthdate: July 31, 1975
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Fort Myers, Florida, United States
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
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Daewon Song
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Daewon Song
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Birthdate: February 19, 1975
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
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Lance Mountain
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Lance Mountain
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Birthdate: June 13, 1964
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Pasadena, California, United States
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Jamie Thomas
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Jamie Thomas
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Birthdate: October 11, 1974
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Florida, United States
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Andrew Reynolds
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Andrew Reynolds
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Birthdate: June 6, 1978
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lakeland, Florida, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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Natas Kaupas
(American Former Professional Skateboarder)
Natas Kaupas
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Birthdate: March 23, 1969
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
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Sean Malto
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Sean Malto
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Birthdate: September 9, 1989
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Havre de Grace, Maryland, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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Dylan Rieder
(American Professional Skateboarder and Model)
Dylan Rieder
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Birthdate: May 26, 1988
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Westminster, California, United States
Died: October 12, 2016
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Stevie Williams
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Stevie Williams
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Birthdate: December 17, 1979
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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Ed Templeton
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Ed Templeton
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Birthdate: July 28, 1972
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Garden Grove, California, United States
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Alexis Sablone
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Alexis Sablone
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Birthdate: August 12, 1986
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Old Saybrook, Connecticut, United States
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Aaron Homoki
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Aaron Homoki
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Birthdate: February 2, 1990
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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Guy Mariano
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Guy Mariano
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Birthdate: March 31, 1976
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
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Lizzie Armanto
(American-Finnish Skateboarder and First Female Skater to Ride the Loop)
Lizzie Armanto
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Birthdate: January 26, 1993
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States

American-Finnish skateboarder Lizzie Armanto is not just a Nitro World Games gold medal winner but also has an X Games silver medal in her kitty. She was part of the Finnish national team at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. She was also the first female skater to ride the Loop ramp successfully.

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Patti McGee
(American Former Professional Skateboarder)
Patti McGee
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Birthdate: August 23, 1945
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
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Steven Fernandez
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Steven Fernandez
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Birthdate: February 27, 2000
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Compton, California, United States
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Keenan Milton
(American Professional Skateboarder)
Keenan Milton
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Birthdate: August 4, 1974
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: United States
Died: July 5, 2001
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Jimmy Shea
(American Skeleton Racer)
Jimmy Shea
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Birthdate: June 10, 1968
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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Ben Azelart
(American Skateboarder)
Ben Azelart
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Birthdate: January 10, 2002
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Texas, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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Trixie Trujillo
(Skateboarder)
Trixie Trujillo
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Birthdate: September 3, 1982
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: United States