Aries Athletes

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Mo Farah
(Athlete)

Mo Farah
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Birthdate: March 23, 1983
Birthplace: Mogadishu
Long-distance runner Mo Farah shot to fame with his 10,000-meter and 5,000-meter wins at the 2012 London Olympics. The first athlete to score a quadruple double, Farah has won 10 major international titles. He became the European Athlete of the Year thrice and has also received the CBE.

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Linford Christie
(Retired Sprinter)

Linford Christie
7
Birthdate: April 2, 1960
Birthplace: Saint Andrew, Jamaica

Linford Christie is a Jamaican-born British former sprinter who won gold medals in the 100 meters at the Olympic Games, the World Championships, the European Championships, and the Commonwealth Games. He is one of the most highly decorated British athletes of all time. He was awarded the BBC Sports Personality of the Year in 1993. 

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Kelly Holmes
(Middle-Distance Runner Who Won Two Golds in the 2004 Olympics in Athens)

Kelly Holmes
6
Birthdate: April 19, 1970
Birthplace: Pembury, Kent, England

Kelly Holmes is a retired English middle-distance athlete who specialized in the 800 meters and 1,500 meters events. She won gold medals for both distances at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens. Beginning her career with the British Army, she turned to professional athletics in 1993. She took part in her final major championship in 2004. 

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Haile Gebrselassie
(Ethiopian running legend who won 10,000 meter gold medals at the 1996 and 2000 Summer Olympics)

Haile Gebrselassie
4
Birthdate: April 18, 1973
Birthplace: Assela, Ethiopia
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Allison Stokke
(American Pole Vaulter and Fitness Model)

Allison Stokke
8
Birthdate: March 22, 1989
Birthplace: Newport Beach, California, United States

Allison Stokke became an internet sensation after a few of her images went viral when she was 17. The talented high-school pole vaulter earned the 2011 All-American honors. She later gained more fame as a fitness model and a sex symbol than as a sportsperson. She also failed her Olympic trials.

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Roger Bannister
8
Birthdate: March 23, 1929
Birthplace: Harrow, England
Died: March 3, 2018

British middle-distance athlete and neurologist Sir Roger Gilbert Bannister was the first athlete to run a mile in less than four minutes. Before achieving such feat, Bannister set a British record in the 1500 metres during the 1952 Summer Olympics. In the medical field, Bannister became a neurologist and Master of Pembroke College, Oxford.

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Chris Hoy
(Sport cyclist, Racecar driver)

Chris Hoy
4
Birthdate: March 23, 1976
Birthplace: Edinburgh

Chris Hoy is a British racing driver and former track cyclist. A highly decorated Olympic cyclist, he is the recipient of six gold and one silver medals. He is also an 11-time World Champion. He announced his retirement from competitive cycling in 2013. He is also interested in motorsport and competed at the 2015 Race of Champions.

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 8 
Ding Junhui
(Snooker player)

Ding Junhui
4
Birthdate: April 1, 1987
Birthplace: Yixing, Wuxi, China

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Debi Thomas
(Figure skater)

Debi Thomas
4
Birthdate: March 25, 1967
Birthplace: Poughkeepsie

Former figure skater Debi Thomas is also an Olympic bronze medalist. She began skating at 5 and participated in her first figure-skating contest at 9. A Stanford engineer and a qualified orthopedic surgeon, too, Thomas surprisingly ended up being broke and began living in a trailer in the Appalachian mountains.

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Ugo Monye
(Rugby union player)

Ugo Monye
6
Birthdate: April 13, 1983
Birthplace: Islington

Ugo Monye is an English former rugby union player turned sports pundit. He was a star athlete as a youth and played for Hampshire RFC U17s and U20s. He then joined Harlequins and played 241 times for them. He won both the second division and then the Premiership title with Harlequins. He has also played for England. 

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Rachel Homan
(Curler)

Rachel Homan
4
Birthdate: April 5, 1989
Birthplace: Ottawa

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Dylan Hartley
(Rugby union player)

Dylan Hartley
4
Birthdate: March 24, 1986
Birthplace: Rotorua

Dylan Hartley is a former rugby union player who played for Northampton Saints for most part of his career. He was also an important member of the England national rugby union team, captaining the side from 2016 to 2018. As captain, Hartley led his side to a 3–0 series win against the Australian side in the 2016 Cook Cup.

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Tyler Blackett
(Footballer left-back or centre-back)

Tyler Blackett
4
Birthdate: April 2, 1994
Birthplace: Manchester, England, United Kingdom

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Jonathan Drouin
(Ice hockey player)

Jonathan Drouin
3
Birthdate: March 28, 1995
Birthplace: Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts

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Elvis Stojko
(Figure skater)

Elvis Stojko
3
Birthdate: March 22, 1972
Birthplace: Newmarket, Ontario, Canada

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Nicolas Hamilton
(Racecar driver)

Nicolas Hamilton
6
Birthdate: March 28, 1992
Birthplace: Stevenage

Nicolas Hamilton has proved himself to be an icon for the specially abled to become a popular race-car driver despite his struggle with cerebral palsy. The half-brother of F1 champion Lewis Hamilton, he has participated in major tournaments such as the Renault UK Clio Cup and currently plays for ROKiT Racing.

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Chris Ashton
(Rugby league player, Rugby union player)

Chris Ashton
3
Birthdate: March 29, 1987
Birthplace: Wigan

Chris Ashton is an English rugby union player. He is also a former rugby league player. He plays as a wing or fullback and is one of the few players who have represented England in both rugby codes. He began playing rugby as a young boy and made his senior debut in 2005. He has won 40 caps for England. 

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Alexi Pappas
(Filmmaker)

Alexi Pappas
3
Birthdate: March 28, 1990
Birthplace: Berkeley, California, United States

Alexi Pappas is a Greek-American runner, actor, writer, and filmmaker. In 2016, she set the national record for 10,000m at the Rio Olympics where she represented Greece. As a filmmaker, Alexi Pappas is credited with bankrolling and writing Olympic Dreams, the first fictional film to be shot in an Olympic village. 

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 19 
Dwain Chambers
(Track sprinter)

Dwain Chambers
5
Birthdate: April 5, 1978
Birthplace: London, England

Dwain Chambers is a British track sprinter known to be one of the fastest European sprinters in the history of athletics. He is the European record holder for the 60 meters with 6.42 seconds. He has won gold medals at the world and European levels in different tournaments. He faced a doping ban from 2006 to 2012. 

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Fauja Singh
(Marathon runner, Long-distance runner, Athletics competitor)

Fauja Singh
5
Birthdate: April 1, 1911
Birthplace: Jalandhar

Indian Sikh marathon runner Fauja Singh, who later moved to the U.K., made history by becoming the oldest person to complete a marathon, at age 100. His biography, Fauja Singh Keeps Going, became a bestseller. It is believed, the death of his fifth son motivated him to follow his passion.

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Stanislawa Walasiewicz
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Birthdate: April 3, 1911
Birthplace: Wierzchownia, Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland
Died: December 4, 1980

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Stefka Kostadinova
(High jumper)

Stefka Kostadinova
3
Birthdate: March 25, 1965
Birthplace: Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Stefka Kostadinova is a Bulgarian former athlete whose world record of 2.09 metres in high jump has stood since 1987. One of the most respected athletes from Bulgaria, Kostadinova has won an Olympic gold medal, two gold medals in World Championships, five gold medals in World Indoor Championships, and four gold medals in European Indoor Championships.

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 23 
Steve Beaton
(Darts player)

Steve Beaton
3
Birthdate: April 5, 1964
Birthplace: Coventry

Steve Beaton is an English professional darts player who won the BDO World Darts Championship in 1996. He is a former world no.1. He currently plays in Professional Darts Corporation (PDC) events. He made his World Championship debut in 1992 and established himself as a formidable player within a few years. He also participates in numerous marathons. 

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Andy Goode
(Rugby union player)

Andy Goode
3
Birthdate: April 3, 1980
Birthplace: Coventry

Andy Goode is a retired rugby union player and a sports pundit. He has played professionally in England, France, and South Africa for different clubs during his extensive career.  He played over 400 games and scored over 4,000 points in a career that spanned almost two decades. He became a sports TV pundit after retiring. 

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Stanislaw Kowalski
3
Birthdate: April 14, 1910
Birthplace: Rog├│wek, Poland

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Evelyn Ashford
(American olympic athlete)

Evelyn Ashford
3
Birthdate: April 15, 1957
Birthplace: Shreveport, Louisiana, United States
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Shaunae Miller-Uibo
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Birthdate: April 15, 1994
Birthplace: Nassau, The Bahamas

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Dorothea Wierer
(Biathlete)

Dorothea Wierer
3
Birthdate: April 3, 1990
Birthplace: Bruneck, Italy
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Violette Morris
(Athletic)

Violette Morris
5
Birthdate: April 18, 1893
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: April 26, 1944

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Keshorn Walcott
(Javelin thrower)

Keshorn Walcott
3
Birthdate: April 2, 1993
Birthplace: Toco, Trinidad and Tobago

Keshorn Walcott is a Trinidadian athlete who participates in the javelin throw. In 2012, he became the first Caribbean male athlete to win an Olympic gold medal in a throwing event. He is also the youngest Olympic gold medalist in men's javelin, having won the medal at the age of 19 years and 131 days.

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Harvey Glance
(Sprinter)

Harvey Glance
2
Birthdate: March 28, 1957
Birthplace: Phenix City, Alabama, United States

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John Smit
(Rugby union player)

John Smit
3
Birthdate: April 3, 1978
Birthplace: Polokwane

Rugby player John Smit has mostly been a hooker for the South African national team. He captained his team to their 2007 World Cup win in France. He has also been part of the Tri Nations winning team twice and is part of the IRB Hall of Fame.

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Roger Black
(Athlete)

Roger Black
0
Birthdate: March 31, 1966
Birthplace: Portsmouth, England

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Dalia Kaddari
(Sprinter)

Dalia Kaddari
2
Birthdate: March 23, 2001
Birthplace: Cagliari, Italy

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Gretel Bergmann
3
Birthdate: April 12, 1914
Birthplace: Laupheim, W├╝rttemberg, Germany
Died: July 25, 2017

 36 
Derartu Tulu
(Long-distance runner)

Derartu Tulu
4
Birthdate: March 21, 1972
Birthplace: Bekoji, Ethiopia

 37 
Andreas Thorkildsen
(Norwegian track and field athlete)

Andreas Thorkildsen
3
Birthdate: April 1, 1982
Birthplace: Kristiansand

Andreas Thorkildsen is a Norwegian retired track and field athlete who took part in the javelin throw event. He won two Olympic gold medals, two gold medals at the European Championships and one gold medal at the World Championships. Thorkildsen is the first male javelin thrower to simultaneously be World, European, and Olympic Champion in the history of javelin throw.

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John Landy
(Athlete, Politician)

John Landy
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Birthdate: April 12, 1930
Birthplace: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Australian middle-distance runner John Landy was not just an Olympian but also became the second person to clock a sub-4-minute mile barrier in the mile run. He later became the 26th governor of Victoria, penned books, and also worked with ICI Australia. He also inspired the mini-series The Four Minute Mile.

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Satcha Pretto
(Journalist)

Satcha Pretto
3
Birthdate: April 5, 1980
Birthplace: La Paz

Satcha Pretto is a Honduran journalist best known for appearing as a news co-anchor in the popular American Spanish language television show, Despierta America. Over the years, she has received many recognitions for her work in broadcast journalism. In 2017, People en Espanol magazine included her in their 25 Most Powerful Women list.

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Yossef Romano
(Weightlifter)

Yossef Romano
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Birthdate: April 15, 1940
Birthplace: Benghazi, Libya
Died: September 5, 1972

Yossef Romano was an Israeli weightlifter who competed in the 1972 Munich Oympics in West Germany. An Israeli weight-lifting champion for nine years, Romano was among the 11 Israeli team members who were killed in the 1972 Munich massacre, an attack by a terrorist group named Black September. Romano was 32 years old at the time of his death.

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Obadele Thompson
(Sprinter, Lawyer, Author)

Obadele Thompson
0
Birthdate: March 30, 1976
Birthplace: Bridgetown Barbados

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Beatrice Masilingi
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Birthdate: April 10, 2003
Birthplace: Katima Mulilo, Namibia

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Armin Hary
(Athlete)

Armin Hary
3
Birthdate: March 22, 1937
Birthplace: Quierschied, Germany

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Kim Collins
(Sprinter)

Kim Collins
0
Birthdate: April 5, 1976
Birthplace: Ogee's, Saint Peter Basseterre Parish, Saint Christopher-Nevis-Anguilla

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Oliver Turvey
(Racecar driver)

Oliver Turvey
3
Birthdate: April 1, 1987
Birthplace: Penrith

British Formula E race-car driver Oliver Turvey had begun his career with kart racing. A Cambridge engineering graduate, he has been dubbed by some media houses as The Engineer. The McLaren test driver has also won the McLaren Autosport Award and was the first racer to win the Cambridge Full Blue.

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Renaldo Nehemiah
(American football player, Hurdler)

Renaldo Nehemiah
0
Birthdate: March 24, 1959
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States

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Preston Williams
(American football player, Athletic)

Preston Williams
0
Birthdate: March 27, 1997
Birthplace: Lovejoy, Georgia, United States

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Nawal El Moutawakel
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Birthdate: April 15, 1962
Birthplace: Casablanca, Morocco

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Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake
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Birthdate: April 2, 1994
Birthplace: Newham, London, England

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Christopher Bowman
(Olympic athlete)

Christopher Bowman
2
Birthdate: March 30, 1967
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: January 10, 2008