Felix Sanchez

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Birthday
30, 1977
Birthplace
New York
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
30, 1977 (age 41)
Birthplace
New York

About

Track and field star who specializes in the 400-meter hurdles, winning gold in the 2004 and 2012 Olympics, the 2001 and 2003 World Championship, and the 2003 Pan American Games.

Before Fame

He attended University City High School in San Diego and studied psychology at USC, where he was also an All-America relay champion.

Trivia

He won the Laureus World Comeback of the Year award in the 2012 Olympic games, winning the 400-meter hurdles at age 34.

Family Life

Both of his parents were born in the Dominican Republic, which enables him to compete internationally for the country.

Associated With

He has been nicknamed "Superman," which is also one of the nicknames of basketball great Shaquille O'Neal.