Shaun White

September 3, 2015 0

The “Flying Tomato” turns 29 years old today. Born in San Diego, California on this date in 1986, Shaun Roger White is the youngest of…

Usain Bolt

August 21, 2015 3

Usain St. Leo Bolt is the fastest man ever to roam the planet Earth. Born in Sherwood Content, Trelawny, Jamaica on this day in 1986,…

Carl Lewis

August 6, 2015 0

Frederick Carlton Lewis may be the greatest athlete in track and field history. Born in Birmingham, Alabama on July 1, 1961, he grew up in…

Ralph Boston

July 30, 2015 2

Ralph Herald Boston broke the last track and field record owned by the great Jesse Owens. Born in Laurel, Mississippi on May 9, 1939, he…

Emil Zatopek

July 27, 2015 0

Emil Zapotek may very well be the greatest runner of all time. Born in Koprivnice, Czechoslovakia on September 19, 1922 he was the sixth child…