Michael Phelps Biography (part 1)

2000 Summer Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia In 2000, the 15-year-old Michael Phelps became the youngest American male swimmer to participate in an Olympics in 68 years. Although he didn’t win a medal at the Summer Olympic Games in Sydney, he would soon become a major force in professional swimming. First World Records In 2001, …

Michael Phelps Biography (part 1)

Michael Fred Phelps is an American swimmer who currently holds the world record for the most Olympics medals won by any athlete at 28. He has won 23 gold medals and 13 individual golds. Phelps was the first male swimmer to earn a spot on five Olympic teams of the US and also made history …

Dennis Rodman-Childhood & Personal Life (P1)

Born on May 13, 1961, Dennis Keith Rodman is a former professional basketball player in the United States. Childhood & Early Life His father Shriley worked for the Air Force and participated in the Vietnam War. However, he left the family and settle in the Philippines after that. After his father’s leave, Mr. Rodman grew …

Serena Williams Biography

Starting her tennis career in the late 1990s, Serena Williams quickly became one of the most talented and exciting tennis players in the world. Thanks to her outgoing personality, striking good looks, and unique fashion sense, Williams would be able to command attention even if she wasn’t a top-ranked professional tennis player. With years of …

Michael Jordan Biography-Career (P2)

In the previous article, we learn about the childhood and personal life of Michael Jordan, a professional basketball player in the United States. Today, we will continue part two of his biography with his career and achievement. Jordan dropped out of university in 1984 with the aim of participating in the “NBA Draft.” However, he …

Michael Jordan Biography- Childhood, Personal Life

Popularly known as Air Jordan, MJ, His Airness, Money, or Black Cat, Michael Jordan is one of the most famous basketball players in the world. Childhood & Early Life Michael Jeffrey Jordan was born in Brooklyn, New York, on February 17, 1963, to James and Deloris. His father worked in the electrical equipment industry while …

Jonah Lomu-Famous New Zealand Rugby Player

Jonah Tali Lomu was born in Greenlane, Auckland, on May 12, 1975, to Semisi Lomu and Hepi Lomu. During his early childhood, he lived with his aunt and uncle in Tonga. However, his mother sent him to Wesley College after his uncle and cousin were lost in gang violence.  Career He began his professional rugby …

Michel Platini Biography (part 2)

A french attacking midfielder in his home country After three years playing with Saint-Etienne, Michel Platini transferred to Italian football club Juventus in 1982, emerging as an international football superstar and captaining his team to the 1983 Intercontinental Cup, the 1983 European Cup final, and the 1985 European Cup championships. During his tenure with Juventus …

Sandeep Singh-World’s Famous Hockey Player

Despite the unpopularity like traditional sports such as football, baseball, and basketball, Sandeep Singh is every famous for his talents as a hockey player. Childhood & Early Life He was born in Shahabad Markanda, a town in Kurukshetra, Haryana, India, on February 27, 1986, to Gurcharan Singh Bhindar and Daljit Kaur Bandar. His older brother, …

Michel Platini Biography (part 1)

Michel Platini is the second greatest goal scorer (next to Thierry Henry) in the history of Les Bleus, France’s national football team. Platini netted 41 goals, with a higher scoring average than Henry, and considered as one of the most prominent figures in international football of all time. The football icon has served as a …