Jan Zelezny

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Birthday
16, 1966
Birthplace
Czech Republic
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
16, 1966 (age 52)
Birthplace
Czech Republic

About

Czech javelin thrower who won three Olympic gold medals and set the world record for javelin in 1996, with 98.48 meters.

Before Fame

He won his first medal at the 1987 World Championships in Rome, receiving the bronze.

Trivia

He won a total of 9 medals in International competition and is widely considered to be the greatest javelin thrower ever.

Family Life

He and his wife Marta have two children, Katarina and Jan.

Associated With

He won his first Olympic gold medal at the 1992 games where Michael Jordan led the Dream Team to the gold in basketball.