David Weir

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Birthday
5, 1979
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
5, 1979 (age 39)
Birthplace
England

About

Paralympic wheelchair athlete, six-time gold medalist, and winner of the London Marathon.

Before Fame

He was born with a spinal-cord transection that left his legs paralyzed; he won London's youth wheelchair event a total of seven times.

Trivia

He won six gold medals at the 2008 and 2012 Olympic games.

Family Life

He fathered a son, Mason, and a daughter, Tillia.

Associated With

He and Ellie Simmonds were both gold medalists at the 2008 Paralympic Games.