Renaldo Nehemiah

#38812
Most Popular
Boost
Birthday
24, 1959
Birthplace
Newark, NJ
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
24, 1959 (age 60)
Birthplace
Newark, NJ

About

Athlete who rose to fame as a hurdler before finding success in the NFL playing for the San Francisco 49ers. He played in the NFL for three seasons before returning to track and field. During his transition from track to football he appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated Magazine running hurdles in his 49ers uniform.

Before Fame

In 1977 he became "High School Athlete of the Year" for the magazine Track & Field News.

Trivia

He was once a world record holder in the 110 m hurdles after he completed the race in less than thirteen seconds.

Family Life

He grew up with two younger siblings. He and his wife Gloria welcomed two daughters named Ariel and Samara.

Associated With

He was coached by Bill Walsh on the 49ers during their Super Bowl win in 1982.

Renaldo Nehemiah Popularity