Famous Georgian Sportspersons

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 1 
Lasha Talakhadze
(Weightlifter)
Lasha Talakhadze
3
Birthdate: October 2, 1993
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sachkhere, Georgia
 2 
Zaza Pachulia
(Basketball player)
Zaza Pachulia
5
Birthdate: February 10, 1984
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia
 3 
Arn Anderson
(Wrestler)
Arn Anderson
9
Birthdate: September 20, 1958
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rome, Georgia, United States
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 4 
Merab Dvalishvili
(Mixed martial artist)
Merab Dvalishvili
3
Birthdate: January 10, 1991
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia
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 5 
Giga Chikadze
(Mixed martial artist)
Giga Chikadze
3
Birthdate: August 25, 1988
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgian
 6 
Nikoloz Basilashvili
(Tennis player)
Nikoloz Basilashvili
4
Birthdate: February 23, 1992
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia
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 7 
Kakha Kaladze
(Politician, Footballer)
Kakha Kaladze
3
Birthdate: February 22, 1978
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Samtredia
 8 
Goga Bitadze
(Basketball player)
Goga Bitadze
3
Birthdate: July 20, 1999
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sagarejo, Georgia
 9 
Sandro Mamukelashvili
(Basketball player)
Sandro Mamukelashvili
2
Birthdate: May 23, 1999
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
 10 
Nodar Kumaritashvili
3
Birthdate: November 25, 1988
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Borjomi, Georgia
Died: February 12, 2010
 11 
Nona Gaprindashvili
(Chess player)
Nona Gaprindashvili
2
Birthdate: May 3, 1941
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Zugdidi, Georgia
 12 
Sopiko Guramishvili
(Chess player)
Sopiko Guramishvili
3
Birthdate: January 1, 1991
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgian SSR, Soviet Union
 13 
Liana Jojua
(Mixed martial artist)
Liana Jojua
3
Birthdate: March 22, 1995
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia
 14 
Tornike Shengelia
(Basketball player)
Tornike Shengelia
2
Birthdate: October 5, 1991
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia
 15 
Nazi Paikidze
(Chess player)
Nazi Paikidze
2
Birthdate: October 27, 1993
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Irkutsk, Russia

Georgia-born Nazi Paikidze had earned four European Youth Chess Championships by the time she was 16. She is also a six-time World Youth Chess Championship winner. The Woman Grandmaster and International Master later moved to Moscow and then to the US, where she is currently studying information systems.

 16 
Nikoloz Tskitishvili
(Basketball player)
Nikoloz Tskitishvili
2
Birthdate: April 14, 1983
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia
 17 
Jacob Pullen
(Basketball player)
Jacob Pullen
2
Birthdate: November 10, 1989
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Maywood, Illinois, United States
 18 
Petre Mshvenieradze
(Water polo player)
Petre Mshvenieradze
2
Birthdate: March 24, 1929
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia
Died: June 3, 2003
 19 
Geno Petriashvili
2
Birthdate: April 1, 1994
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Gori, Georgia
 20 
Jordan Adams
(Basketball player)
Jordan Adams
1
Birthdate: July 8, 1994
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Atlanta Atlanta, Georgia
 21 
Taurean Green
(Basketball player)
Taurean Green
2
Birthdate: November 28, 1986
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Boca Raton, Florida, United States
 22 
Shammond Williams
(Basketball player)
Shammond Williams
2
Birthdate: April 5, 1975
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, United States
 23 
Avtandil Khurtsidze
2
Birthdate: May 2, 1979
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kutaisi, Georgia
 24 
Baadur Jobava
(Chess player)
Baadur Jobava
1
Birthdate: November 26, 1983
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Gali, Georgian SSR, Soviet Union
 25 
Giorgi Bezhanishvili
(Austrian-Georgian Professional Basketball Player Who Plays as a Power Forward)
Giorgi Bezhanishvili
2
Birthdate: November 16, 1998
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rustavi, Georgia
 26 
Giorgi Shermadini
(Basketball player)
Giorgi Shermadini
2
Birthdate: April 2, 1989
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mtskheta, Georgia
 27 
Kakhi Kakhiashvili
(Weightlifter)
Kakhi Kakhiashvili
2
Birthdate: July 13, 1969
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tskhinvali, Georgia
 28 
Michael Dixon
(Basketball player)
Michael Dixon
2
Birthdate: December 1, 1990
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States
 29 
Ricky Hickman
(Basketball player)
Ricky Hickman
2
Birthdate: September 1, 1985
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
 30 
Levan Makashvili
(Mixed martial artist)
Levan Makashvili
2
Birthdate: January 7, 1989
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gori, Georgia
 31 
Vladimer Khinchegashvili
(Amateur wrestler)
Vladimer Khinchegashvili
2
Birthdate: April 18, 1991
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Gori, Georgia
 32 
Davit Kiria
(Kickboxer)
Davit Kiria
2
Birthdate: February 9, 1988
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Zugdidi, Georgia
 33 
Matt Janning
(Basketball player)
Matt Janning
2
Birthdate: June 22, 1988
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Watertown, Minnesota, United States
 34 
Jake Tsakalidis
(Basketball player)
Jake Tsakalidis
2
Birthdate: June 10, 1979
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rustavi, Georgia

Jake Tsakalidis is a Georgian-born Greek retired basketball player who represented the Greek national team in important tournaments like the 1998 FIBA World Championship, the EuroBasket 1999, and the EuroBasket 2003. He also played for popular NBA teams like Phoenix Suns, Memphis Grizzlies, and Houston Rockets during his illustrious playing career. 

 35 
Revaz Nadareishvili
0
Birthdate: June 21, 1991
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Abasha, Georgia
 36 
Khatuna Lorig
2
Birthdate: January 1, 1974
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia
 37 
Morisi Kvitelashvili
(Figure skater)
Morisi Kvitelashvili
22
Birthdate: March 17, 1995
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
 38 
Anna Tatishvili
(Tennis player)
Anna Tatishvili
2
Birthdate: February 3, 1990
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgian SSR, Soviet Union
 39 
Viktor Saneyev
1
Birthdate: October 3, 1945
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sokhumi, Georgia
 40 
Kola Kwariani
(Wrestler)
Kola Kwariani
1
Birthdate: January 16, 1903
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kutaisi, Kutais Governorate
Died: February 27, 1980
 41 
Elene Gedevanishvili
(Figure skater)
Elene Gedevanishvili
1
Birthdate: January 7, 1990
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia
 42 
Will Thomas
(Basketball player)
Will Thomas
2
Birthdate: July 1, 1986
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
 43 
Guram Tushishvili
2
Birthdate: February 5, 1995
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kojori, Tbilisi, Georgia
 44 
Thad McFadden
(Basketball player)
Thad McFadden
2
Birthdate: May 29, 1987
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Flint, Michigan, United States
 45 
Nino Batsiashvili
(Chess player)
Nino Batsiashvili
1
Birthdate: January 1, 1987
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Batumi, Georgian SSR, Soviet Union
 46 
Alex Metreveli
(Tennis player)
Alex Metreveli
2
Birthdate: November 2, 1944
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgian
 47 
Nana Alexandria
(Chess player)
Nana Alexandria
1
Birthdate: October 13, 1949
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Poti, Georgian Soviet Socialist Republic, Soviet Union
 48 
Nana Dzagnidze
(Chess player)
Nana Dzagnidze
1
Birthdate: January 1, 1987
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kutaisi, Georgian SSR, Soviet Union
 49 
Zurab Azmaiparashvili
(Chess player)
Zurab Azmaiparashvili
1
Birthdate: March 16, 1960
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia
 50 
Ketevan Arakhamia-Grant
1
Birthdate: July 19, 1968
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Ochamchire, Georgian SSR, Soviet Union