Sammy Wanjiru

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Birthday
10, 1986
Birthplace
Nyahururu, Kenya
Death Date
May 15, 2011 (24)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
10, 1986
Birthplace
Nyahururu, Kenya
Death Date
May 15, 2011 (24)

About

Kenyan athlete who specialized in the marathon event, winning a gold medal in 2008 at the Beijing Olympics.

Before Fame

He ran a cross country event in Japan at a young age.

Trivia

His death was caused from a fall off of his balcony during a heated argument.

Family Life

He married runner Mary Wacera.

Associated With

He and Michael Phelps won their share of gold medals at the Beijing Olympics in 2008.