Scorpio Athletes

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 1 Nadia Comaneci

Nadia Comaneci
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Famous As: Olympic Champion Gymnast
Birthdate: November 12, 1961
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Onești

Nadia Comaneci is a Romanian former gymnast. One of the best-known gymnasts in the world, Comaneci has five Olympic gold medals under her belt. Credited with popularizing gymnastics around the world, Nadia Comaneci was honored by the Laureus World Sports Academy by including her in their Athletes of the 20th Century list in 2000.

 2 Eliud Kipchoge

Eliud Kipchoge
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Famous As: Long-distance runner
Birthdate: November 17, 1984
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kapsisiywa, Nandi County, Kenya
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 3 Allyson Felix

Allyson Felix
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Famous As: Track and field athlete
Birthdate: November 18, 1985
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Los Angeles

The most-decorated track and field athlete, Allyson Felix, once bullied for having skinny legs, now has a record 9 Olympic medals, including 6 gold medals. Named to Time 100 in 2020, she is also part of the board of Right to Play, which caters to children in underdeveloped countries.

 4 Milkha Singh

Milkha Singh
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Famous As: Indian track and field athlete
Birthdate: November 20, 1929
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Govindpura, Muzaffargarh District, India
Died: June 18, 2021

Indian track and field legend Milkha Singh, also known as "The Flying Sikh,” was orphaned during the Partition of India. The former army man won four Asian Games gold medals. He also competed in the 1956, 1960, and 1964 Summer Olympics, finishing fourth in the 400-meter event in 1960.

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 5 Magnús Scheving

Magnús Scheving
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: November 10, 1964
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Borgarnes, Iceland

Magnús Scheving is best known as the creator of the BAFTA-winning children’s series Lazy Town, which has its roots in Scheving’s first book and centers around children’s fitness. The Icelandic aerobic gymnastic champion is also a motivational speaker and has previously been a fitness trainer at a school.

 6 Dominique Dawes

Dominique Dawes
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Famous As: Gymnast
Birthdate: November 20, 1976
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

Known as Awesome Dawesome, Dominique Dawes is a retired star gymnast from the U.S. who was part of the gold-winning team at the Atlanta Olympics. She also became the first African-American to earn an individual Olympic medal, with her bronze. She is also part of the International Gymnastics Hall of Fame.

 7 Armand Duplantis

Armand Duplantis
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Famous As: Pole vaulter
Birthdate: November 10, 1999
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lafayette, Louisiana, United States

Armand Duplantis is a Swedish pole vaulter. He currently holds the world indoor record with a height of 6.18 meters. When he was 15 years old, Duplantis won a gold medal at the 2015 World Youth Championships. He then went on to win a gold medal at the 2018 European Championships and a silver medal at the 2019 World Championships.

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 8 Greg Rutherford

Greg Rutherford
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Famous As: Sprinter, Long jumper, Athletics competitor
Birthdate: November 17, 1986
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Milton Keynes

The great-grandson of English footballer Jock Rutherford, Greg Rutherford had a brief stint with Aston Villa football club before he focused on athletics. The Milton Keynes athlete won a gold at the 2012 London Olympics, while his 8.29m jump at the 2016 Rio Olympics won him a bronze medal.

 9 Evgeni Plushenko

Evgeni Plushenko
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Famous As: Figure Skater
Birthdate: November 3, 1982
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Dzhamku, Russia

 10 Bob Mathias

Bob Mathias
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Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: November 17, 1930
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Tulare, California, United States
Died: September 2, 2006

 11 Lester Piggott

Lester Piggott
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Famous As: Jockey, Horse trainer
Birthdate: November 5, 1935
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Wantage

Lester Piggott is an English former jockey. Piggott has 4,493 career wins under his belt and is considered one of the greatest jockeys of all time. In 1999, Piggott was ranked second in the top 50 jockeys of the 20th century list published by the Racing Post. In 2021, Piggott was inducted into the British Champions Series Hall of Fame.

 12 Peter Aerts

Peter Aerts
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Famous As: Kickboxer, Boxer
Birthdate: October 25, 1970
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Eindhoven

 13 Jerry Collins

Jerry Collins
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Famous As: Rugby union player
Birthdate: November 4, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Apia
Died: June 5, 2015

 14 Blanka Vlašić

Blanka Vlašić
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Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: November 8, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Split

 15 Gail Devers

Gail Devers
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Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: November 19, 1966
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington

 16 J. C. Watts

J. C. Watts
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 18, 1957
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Eufaula, Oklahoma, United States

J. C. Watts is an American politician, athlete, and clergyman. A multi-talented man, Watts played professional football in the Canadian Football League. From 1995 to 2003, he served as a Republican in the United States House of Representatives, representing Oklahoma's 4th Congressional District. 

 17 Usman Ahmed

Usman Ahmed
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Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: November 21, 1981
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Derby

Usman Ahmed is a British former professional boxer. He was active from 2006 to 2016. Over his career, he participated in 19 major fights, out of which he won eight. In 2009, he competed for the British and Commonwealth flyweight titles. He gained notoriety when he once danced to the ring, only to be knocked unconscious by his opponent.  

 18 Les Mills

Les Mills
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Famous As: Athletics competitor
Birthdate: November 1, 1934
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Auckland

 19 Andy Souwer

Andy Souwer
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Famous As: Kickboxer, Boxer
Birthdate: November 9, 1982
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: 's-Hertogenbosch

 20 Max Pacioretty

Max Pacioretty
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Famous As: Ice hockey player
Birthdate: November 20, 1988
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New Canaan

American ice-hockey player Max Pacioretty, who plays for the NHL team Vegas Golden Knights, has also captained the Montreal Canadiens in the past. He was knocked motionless in a 2011 game against the Boston Bruins but couldn’t recall the incident later. The McDonald’s Max 67 burger was named in his honor.

 21 Almaz Ayana

Almaz Ayana
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Famous As: Long-distance runner
Birthdate: November 21, 1991
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Benishangul-Gumuz, Ethiopia

 22 Frank Shorter

Frank Shorter
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Famous As: Marathon runner, Long-distance runner, Athletics competitor
Birthdate: October 31, 1947
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Munich
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 23 Felix Rosenqvist

Felix Rosenqvist
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Famous As: Racecar driver
Birthdate: November 7, 1991
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Värnamo

Swedish racing car driver Felix Rosenqvist has won both the Macau Grand Prix and the Masters of F3 twice. He has 3 wins in Formula E. Apart from racing, Felix loves skateboarding, hiking, and skiing. He enjoys music, too. He survived a crash during the 2021 Indycar series.

 24 Mike Powell

Mike Powell
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Famous As: Track & Field athlete
Birthdate: November 10, 1963
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Philadelphia

 25 Michael Christian Martinez

Michael Christian Martinez
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Famous As: Figure skater
Birthdate: November 4, 1996
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Parañaque

 26 Tomáš Plekanec

Tomáš Plekanec
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Famous As: Ice hockey player
Birthdate: October 31, 1982
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kladno

 27 Gethin Jenkins

Gethin Jenkins
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Famous As: Rugby league player, Rugby union player
Birthdate: November 17, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Wales

Gethin Jenkins is a Welsh former rugby union player. He is the sixth most-capped player in rugby union history with 129 international caps for Wales and five for the British & Irish Lions. He retired from his highly successful playing career in 2018 and became a coach. He has held numerous coaching positions at Cardiff Blues and Cardiff RFC. 

 28 Samuel Kamau Wanjiru

Samuel Kamau Wanjiru
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Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: November 10, 1986
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Nyahururu, Kenya
Died: May 15, 2011

 29 Kerron Clement

Kerron Clement
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Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: October 31, 1985
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

 30 Thomas F. Duffy

Thomas F. Duffy
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 9, 1955
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Newark, USA

 31 Viktor Chukarin

Viktor Chukarin
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Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: November 9, 1921
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Khreshchatytske, Ukraine
Died: August 25, 1984

 32 Kari Lehtonen

Kari Lehtonen
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Famous As: Ice hockey player
Birthdate: November 16, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Helsinki

 33 Bruce Baumgartner

Bruce Baumgartner
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Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: November 2, 1960
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Haledon, New Jersey, United States

 34 Lennart Johansson

Lennart Johansson
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Famous As: Association football manager, Association football player
Birthdate: November 5, 1929
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Stockholm

Remembered for the 17-year stint as the president of the UEFA, Lennart Johansson helped establish the Champions League, which gradually evolved into one of the greatest contests of the sport. He had humble beginnings as an errand boy at Forbo Forshaga, where he eventually became a CEO.

 35 Paul Chelimo

Paul Chelimo
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Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: October 27, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Iten, Kenya

 36 Maria Mutola

Maria Mutola
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Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: October 27, 1972
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Maputo, Mozambique

 37 Gabriela Szabo

Gabriela Szabo
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Famous As: Runner, Poilitician
Birthdate: November 14, 1975
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bistriţa, Romania

 38 Antonio Pettigrew

Antonio Pettigrew
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Famous As: Sprinter
Birthdate: November 3, 1967
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Macon, Georgia, United States
Died: August 10, 2010

 39 Alice Coachman

Alice Coachman
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Famous As: American olympic athlete
Birthdate: November 9, 1923
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Albany, Georgia, United States
Died: July 14, 2014

 40 Daisuke Ohata

Daisuke Ohata
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Famous As: Rugby union player
Birthdate: November 11, 1975
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ōsaka

 41 Andrew Sheridan

Andrew Sheridan
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Famous As: Composer, Rugby union player
Birthdate: November 1, 1979
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London Borough of Bromley

Andrew Sheridan is as much known for his towering 6’5” frame as he is for his game. The star rugby player came under the spotlight after singlehandedly destroying Australia at the autumn international at Twickenham in 2005. The legendary prop had a 12-year stint with the Sale Sharks.

 42 Meseret Defar

Meseret Defar
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Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: November 19, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Adis Abeba, Ethiopia

 43 Jonas Gustavsson

Jonas Gustavsson
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Famous As: Ice hockey player
Birthdate: October 24, 1984
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Danderyd Municipality

Known as The Monster, for both his game and his 6’4” frame, Swedish former ice hockey goaltender Jonas Gustavsson played for the SHL team Linköping HC. He had previously also played for NHL teams such as the Toronto Maple Leafs. He also initially managed a cardiac ailment, along with his game.

 44 Saïd Aouita

Saïd Aouita
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Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: November 2, 1959
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kenitra, Morocco

 45 Asha Philip

Asha Philip
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Famous As: Gymnast
Birthdate: October 25, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Leyton, London, England

With her 2007 World Youth Championship win, former junior gymnast and sprinter Asha Philip became first British female athlete to earn a global 100m title. A double mini trampoline world junior champion, she also boasts of a drama degree. She has won relay bronze medals in the Rio and Tokyo Olympics.

 46 Ruth Jebet

Ruth Jebet
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Famous As: Long-distance runner, Steeplechase
Birthdate: November 17, 1996
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kenya

 47 Jamie Nieto

Jamie Nieto
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Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: November 2, 1976
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States

 48 Charlie Hodgson

Charlie Hodgson
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Famous As: Rugby union player
Birthdate: November 12, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Halifax

Rugby player Charlie Hodgson was a prominent fly-half for Sale Sharks and Saracens. He has also represented England and been part of the 2005 Lions tour. He also has a record 2,625 premiership points. Post-retirement, he has turned his focus to his leadership coaching company, Charlie Hodgson Performance.

 49 Philip Noel-Baker

Philip Noel-Baker
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 1, 1889
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Brondesbury Park
Died: October 8, 1982

Winner of the 1959 Nobel Peace Prize, Philip Noel-Baker was an ardent advocate for disarmament, working for international peace and cooperation. Involved with the formation of the League of Nations, he was a noted athlete, a renowned academic, a prolific writer and a Labor politician who was elected to the House of Commons. He held several ministerial posts before becoming a life peer.

 50 Sonia Malavisi

Sonia Malavisi
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Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: October 31, 1994
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rome, Italy