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Liu Xiang

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Birthday
13, 1983
Birthplace
Shanghai, China
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
13, 1983 (age 36)
Birthplace
Shanghai, China

About

Chinese hurdler who won a 2004 Olympic gold medal in the 110 meters hurdles, as well as multiple world championships.

Before Fame

He was setting records when he was 18.

Trivia

He became a cultural hero in China at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.

Family Life

He was born in 1983 in Putuo District, Shanghai.

Associated With

He and Chinese basketball star Yao Ming were both featured by the International Olympic Committee in a promo film for the 2008 Olympics.