Famous Ghanaian Sportspersons

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Kofi Kingston
(Only African-Born World Champion in WWE History)
Kofi Kingston
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Birthdate: August 14, 1981
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kumasi, Ghana
Ghanaian-American wrestler Kofi Kingston plays for the WWE brand Raw. He was initially known as Kofi Nahaje Kingston and used his Jamaican identity in the wrestling circuit, but later began to be billed from Ghana. The 13-time Tag Team Champion has also won the Intercontinental and U.S. championships.
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Michael Essien
(Footballer)
Michael Essien
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Birthdate: December 3, 1982
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Accra
 3 
Abedi Pele
(Footballer)
Abedi Pele
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Birthdate: November 5, 1964
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kyebi, Ghana
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Sulley Muntari
(Footballer)
Sulley Muntari
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Birthdate: August 27, 1984
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Konongo, Ghana
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Kevin-Prince Boateng
(Professional Football Player Who Plays as Midfielder)
Kevin-Prince Boateng
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Birthdate: March 6, 1987
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
German-born Ghanaian footballer Kevin-Prince Boateng, nicknamed “Prince,” plays for Serie B club Monza, as a midfielder and forward. He has earlier won the La Liga with Barcelona and the Serie A with Milan. While he played for the Bundesliga club Schalke 04, he also represented Ghana in two World Cups.
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André Ayew
(Association football player)
André Ayew
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Birthdate: December 17, 1989
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Seclin, France
 7 
Asamoah Gyan
(Ghanaian footballer)
Asamoah Gyan
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Birthdate: November 22, 1985
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Accra
 8 
Azumah Nelson
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Birthdate: July 19, 1958
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
 9 
Ezekiel Ansah
(American Football player)
Ezekiel Ansah
5
Birthdate: May 29, 1989
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
 10 
Abdul Razak Alhassan
(Mixed martial artist)
Abdul Razak Alhassan
3
Birthdate: August 11, 1985
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
 11 
Emmanuel Frimpong
(Footballer)
Emmanuel Frimpong
4
Birthdate: January 10, 1992
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kumasi
 12 
Baba Rahman
(Football player)
Baba Rahman
5
Birthdate: July 2, 1994
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tamale, Ghana
 13 
Kwadwo Asamoah
(Ghanaian footballer)
Kwadwo Asamoah
4
Birthdate: December 9, 1988
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kumasi
 14 
Richard Commey
3
Birthdate: October 10, 1987
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ghana
 15 
Jeffrey Schlupp
(Full back, Winger)
Jeffrey Schlupp
1
Birthdate: December 23, 1992
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
 16 
Joshua Buatsi
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Birthdate: March 14, 1993
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
 17 
Stephen Appiah
(Footballer)
Stephen Appiah
3
Birthdate: December 24, 1980
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Achimota
 18 
Joshua Clottey
3
Birthdate: October 6, 1977
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
 19 
Isaac Dogboe
2
Birthdate: September 26, 1994
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
 20 
Ben Bentil
(Basketball player)
Ben Bentil
3
Birthdate: March 29, 1995
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Sekondi-Takoradi, Ghana
 21 
Ike Quartey
2
Birthdate: November 27, 1969
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
 22 
John Pantsil
(Footballer)
John Pantsil
2
Birthdate: June 15, 1981
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Berekum
 23 
Kevin Danso
(Football player Centre-back)
Kevin Danso
0
Birthdate: September 19, 1998
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Voitsberg, Austria
 24 
Gyearbuor Asante
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Birthdate: November 4, 1941
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
Died: August 2, 2000
 25 
Kwasi Okyere Wriedt
(Footballer forward position)
Kwasi Okyere Wriedt
1
Birthdate: July 10, 1994
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
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Kelvin Yeboah
(Football player - Forward)
Kelvin Yeboah
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Birthdate: May 6, 2000
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
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Otto Addo
(Former Footballer attacking midfielder position)
Otto Addo
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Birthdate: June 9, 1975
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
 28 
Dominic Oduro
(Footballer)
Dominic Oduro
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Birthdate: August 13, 1985
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
 29 
Amida Brimah
(Basketball player)
Amida Brimah
2
Birthdate: February 11, 1994
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Accra Accra, Ghana
 30 
Kwame Ayew
(Association football player)
Kwame Ayew
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Birthdate: December 28, 1973
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tamale, Ghana
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Mohammed Muntari
(Association football player)
Mohammed Muntari
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Birthdate: December 20, 1993
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kumasi, Ghana
 32 
Emmanuel Gyasi
(Football player - Forward)
Emmanuel Gyasi
1
Birthdate: January 11, 1994
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Palermo, Italy
 33 
Daniel-Kofi Kyereh
(Footballer forward position)
Daniel-Kofi Kyereh
2
Birthdate: March 8, 1996
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
 34 
Akwasi Frimpong
(Skeleton racer)
Akwasi Frimpong
2
Birthdate: February 11, 1986
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kumasi, Ghana
 35 
Charles Adamu
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Birthdate: May 8, 1977
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
 36 
Edwin Gyasi
(Footballer midfielder)
Edwin Gyasi
0
Birthdate: July 1, 1991
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands
 37 
Roberto Massimo
(Football player - Forward)
Roberto Massimo
1
Birthdate: October 12, 2000
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
 38 
Duke Micah
(Boxer)
Duke Micah
1
Birthdate: September 26, 1991
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
 39 
Nana Poku
(Association football player)
Nana Poku
1
Birthdate: September 1, 1992
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Ghana
 40 
Ray Styles
(Pencil artist)
Ray Styles
2
Birthdate: January 31, 1988
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ghana
Died: October 1, 2020
 41 
Francis Dickoh
(Footballer centre-back.)
Francis Dickoh
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Birthdate: December 13, 1982
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
 42 
David Kotei
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Birthdate: December 7, 1950
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
 43 
Kwame Nkrumah-Acheampong
1
Birthdate: December 19, 1974
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
 44 
Daniel Tagoe
(Football player - Defender)
Daniel Tagoe
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Birthdate: March 3, 1986
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
 45 
Nyan Boateng
(American football player)
Nyan Boateng
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Birthdate: February 23, 1987
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
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Daniel Adade
(Footballer Striker)
Daniel Adade
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Birthdate: April 4, 1995
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
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Francis Selormey
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Birthdate: April 15, 1927
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ghana
Died: 1983 AD