Nigel Owens

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Birthday
18, 1971
Birthplace
Wales
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
18, 1971 (age 48)
Birthplace
Wales

About

Rugby union referee and television personality who has officiated multiple Rugby World Cup tournaments. He has hosted the Welsh talk shows Jonathan and Bwrw'r Bar as well as the quiz show Munud i Fynd.

Before Fame

He was raised in the Welsh village of Mynyddcerrig. He worked as a farmhand and with the nonprofit organization Menter Cwm Gwendraeth. 

Trivia

He came out as gay in 2007 and was named Gay Sports Personality of the Year by Stonewall.

Family Life

He has a godson named Efan. 

Associated With

He and Tim Mander have both worked as rugby referees.