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Olympic Athletes Born on May 5

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367 Athletes

Rk Athlete Country Sport Born Died
1 Omari Abdallah Tanzania Athletics 1943
2 Alessandro Aimar Italy Athletics 1967
3 Hamdan Al-Bishi Saudi Arabia Athletics 1981
4 Emilio Álava Spain Shooting 1889 1974
5 Ghada Ali Libya Athletics 1989
6 Shahrudin Mohamed Ali Malaya Athletics 1941
7 Haider Ali Shah Pakistan Athletics 1963
8 Roger Allen Canada Cross Country Skiing 1952
9 Jenny Altermatt Australia Alpine Skiing 1960
10 Carlos Miguel Álvarez Argentina Cycling 1943
11 An Sen-Za North Korea Speed Skating 1945
12 Alf Andersen Norway Ski Jumping 1906 1975
13 Rodica Arba-Pușcatu Romania Rowing 1962
14 Isabelle Arène France Diving 1958
15 Thomas Arnold Great Britain Bobsleigh 1901
16 Lena Asmus Germany Rhythmic Gymnastics 1982
17 Anatoly Asrabayev Unified Team Shooting 1969
18 Samer Zuhair Assassa Syria Football 1960
19 Anthony Ayres Great Britain Canoeing 1961
20 Parviz Bahmani Iran Boxing 1956
21 Jenő Bakos Hungary Athletics 1929 1959
22 Mohamed Reza Banna Iran Cycling 1971
23 Silvano Barco Italy Cross Country Skiing 1963
24 Giulio Basletta Italy Fencing 1890 1975
25 Elio Bavutti Italy Cycling 1914 1987
26 Mohamed Bayati Iran Football 1932
27 Steve Bayliss Great Britain Wrestling 1959
28 Sumner Benedict United States Shooting 1867 1952
29 Kristinn Benediktsson Iceland Alpine Skiing 1939
30 Denys Berinchyk Ukraine Boxing 1988
31 Sara Bertoli Italy Modern Pentathlon 1979
32 Laurence Bily France Athletics 1963
33 Kazım Bingen Turkey Cycling 1912
34 Darin Binning United States Biathlon 1966
35 Axel Bloch Denmark Fencing 1911 1998
36 Yelyzaveta Bochkarova Ukraine Cycling 1978
37 Femke Boelen Netherlands Rowing 1968
38 Sergey Bogdanov Uzbekistan Rowing 1983
39 David Boll United States Cycling 1953
40 Amanda Borden United States Gymnastics 1977
41 Ángel Bosio Argentina Football 1905 1978
42 Gaëtan Boucher Switzerland Ice Hockey 1956
43 Ali Bourai Algeria Trampolining 1977
44 Cindy Bremser United States Athletics 1953
45 Matthew Brittain South Africa Rowing 1987
46 Almut Brömmel Germany Athletics 1935
47 Mike Brown Canada Swimming 1984
48 Pichit Burapavong Thailand Shooting 1944
49 Jakob Caironi Switzerland Cycling 1902
50 Željko Čajkovski Yugoslavia Football 1925
51 Helmut Cämmerer Germany Canoeing 1911
52 Laurent Capet France Volleyball 1972
53 Chan Fai-Hung Chinese Taipei Football 1932
54 Chan Oi Ni Hong Kong Badminton 1966
55 Hugo Chapacú Paraguay Tennis 1962
56 Germán Chávez Mexico Water Polo 1943
57 Chen Zhaojing China Athletics 1969
58 Cho Byung-Kwan South Korea Wrestling 1981
59 Choi Ki Ho Hong Kong Cycling 1991
60 Mykola Chuzhykov Soviet Union Canoeing 1938
61 Jimmy Connor Australia Diving 1995
62 Chris Cook Great Britain Swimming 1979
63 James Cracknell Great Britain Rowing 1972
64 Brian Crago Australia Equestrianism 1926 1998
65 Daniele Crosta Italy Fencing 1970
66 Cui Yining China Fencing 1957
67 Geoffrey Curran Ireland Equestrianism 1980
68 Ludwik Czachowski Poland Ice Hockey 1944 1999
69 Wouter D'Haene Belgium Canoeing 1982
70 Ida Da Poian Italy Archery 1946
71 José João da Silva Brazil Athletics 1954
72 Hilton de Almeida Brazil Water Polo 1933
73 Charles de Beaumont Great Britain Fencing 1902 1972
74 Francisca de Gutiérrez Mexico Archery 1944
75 Jo de Moor Netherlands Boxing 1912 1983
76 Luigi De Rosso Italy Athletics 1935
77 Alain De Ruyter Belgium Short Track Speed Skating 1969
78 Carmenza Delgado Colombia Weightlifting 1972
79 Steffen Dierolf Germany Water Polo 1976
80 Faustino Domínguez Spain Equestrianism 1905 1981
81 Aline dos Santos Brazil Athletics 1985
82 Laure Drouet France Short Track Speed Skating 1970
83 Edyta Dzieniszewska Poland Canoeing 1986
84 Kenneth Ekman Sweden Ice Hockey 1945
85 Anne-Sophie Endeler France Gymnastics 1984
86 Michele Eray South Africa Canoeing 1979
87 Andrew Erickson United States Biathlon 1976
88 Aage Eriksen Norway Wrestling 1917 1998
89 Mike Farina United States Wrestling 1958
90 Willy Fascher Germany Fencing 1912
91 Karyn Faure France Swimming 1969
92 Monika Feldmann West Germany Figure Skating 1951
93 Feng Niehhwa China Basketball 1914
94 Salah Fettouh Morocco Athletics 1948
95 James Figueroa Puerto Rico Baseball 1956
96 Kristian Forsberg Norway Ice Hockey 1986
97 Julito Francis United States Virgin Islands Fencing 1962
98 Michelle Freeman Jamaica Athletics 1969
99 Doru Frîncu Romania Bobsleigh 1954
100 Paal Frisvold Norway Fencing 1962
101 Dates Fryberger United States Ice Hockey 1940
102 Angela Galea Malta Swimming 1983
103 Muideen Ganiyu Nigeria Boxing 1979
104 Francesco Gargano Italy Fencing 1889 1975
105 Mabel Gay Cuba Athletics 1983
106 Alessandra Giungi Italy Judo 1966
107 Thomas Glen-Coats Great Britain Sailing 1878 1954
108 Mariano González Argentina Football 1981
109 Deven Govindasami India Weightlifting 1963
110 Frank Green United States Shooting 1933
111 Michael Green Germany Hockey 1972
112 George Greenfield United States Gymnastics 1948
113 János Greminger Hungary Basketball 1929
114 Fernand Grosjean Switzerland Alpine Skiing 1924 2015
115 Gu Junjie China Athletics 1983
116 Guo Lili China Ice Hockey 1976
117 Karl-Johan Gustavsson Sweden Wrestling 1958
118 Lucy Hardy Great Britain Canoeing 1978
119 Barbara Harel France Judo 1977
120 Hiroshi Hase Japan Wrestling 1961
121 Josef Hasenöhrl Austria Rowing 1915 1945
122 Jaroslav Hatla Czech Republic Equestrianism 1973
123 Andrej Hauptman Slovenia Cycling 1975
124 Maria Hawkins Canada Cycling 1962
125 He Jianping China Handball 1963
126 Johan Hedberg Sweden Ice Hockey 1973
127 Heiko Hell Germany Swimming 1980
128 Alejandro Hernando Argentina Taekwondo 1976
129 Anette Hoffmann-Møberg Denmark Handball 1971
130 Hong Deog-Yeong South Korea Football 1926 2005
131 Lidija Horvat Croatia Handball 1982
132 Max Houben Belgium Bobsleigh, Athletics 1898 1949
133 Robert Ihly Germany Athletics 1963
134 Lenka Ilavská Slovakia Cycling 1972
135 Yelena Ilyina Soviet Union Speed Skating 1967
136 Félix Isisola Peru Wrestling 1964
137 Bryan Ivie United States Volleyball 1969
138 Jang Si-Yeong South Korea Water Polo 1968
139 Sami Jauhojärvi Finland Cross Country Skiing 1981
140 Kate Jenner Australia Hockey 1990
141 Søren Jensen Denmark Wrestling 1879 1965
142 Yves Jeudy Haiti Boxing 1958
143 Charley Jewtraw United States Speed Skating 1900 1996
144 Jia Dandan China Ice Hockey 1982
145 Raúl Jiménez Mexico Football 1991
146 Aña Bela Joaquim Angola Handball 1967
147 Tore Johnsen Norway Athletics 1961
148 Mickey Johnson Bermuda Diving 1934
149 Zoltán Judik Hungary Basketball 1933
150 Silje Jørgensen Norway Football 1977
151 Danny Kah Australia Speed Skating 1967
152 Čestmír Kalina Czechoslovakia Athletics 1922 1988
153 Mitsuko Kandori Japan Gymnastics 1943
154 Anatoly Kartashov Soviet Union Water Polo 1937 2005
155 Igor Kashkarov Soviet Union Athletics 1933
156 Meb Keflezighi United States Athletics 1975
157 Neil Kennedy-Cochrane-Patrick Great Britain Sailing 1926 1994
158 Kil Jae-Son North Korea Athletics 1975
159 Kevin Kimmage Ireland Cycling 1967
160 Jolanda Kindle Liechtenstein Alpine Skiing 1965
161 Helene Kirkegaard Denmark Badminton 1971
162 Steen Kjølhede Denmark Sailing 1945
163 Adolphe Klingelhoeffer Brazil Athletics 1880 1956
164 Ireneusz Kluczek Poland Athletics 1940
165 Flury Koch Switzerland Cross Country Skiing 1945
166 August Kop Netherlands Hockey 1904 1945
167 Rok Kopitar Yugoslavia Athletics 1959
168 Enver Koso Yugoslavia Handball 1956
169 Zdzisław Kotla Poland Sailing 1949
170 Helmut Krause West Germany Rowing 1954
171 Anton Krijgsman Netherlands Cycling 1898 1974
172 Małgorzata Książkiewicz Poland Shooting 1967
173 Lai Runming China Weightlifting 1963
174 Valentina Lalenkova Soviet Union Speed Skating 1957
175 Stefan Landberg Sweden Football 1970
176 Leslie Law Great Britain Equestrianism 1965
177 Magdolna Lázár Hungary Athletics 1951
178 Lee Hup Wei Malaysia Athletics 1987
179 Thomas Lefousi Greece Alpine Skiing 1972
180 Lei Donghui China Softball 1984
181 Krum Lekarski Bulgaria Equestrianism 1898 1981
182 James Leuzinger Great Britain Alpine Skiing 1982
183 Lin Shaozhou China Athletics 1909
184 Karl Lindholm Russia Sailing 1860 1917
185 Helga Lindner East Germany Swimming 1951
186 Liu Shuzhen China Athletics 1966
187 Giovanni Liverzani Italy Shooting 1933
188 Jorge Llopart Spain Athletics 1952
189 Thomas Lödler Croatia Alpine Skiing 1973
190 Fico López Cuba Basketball 1918
191 Tegla Loroupe Kenya Athletics 1971
192 Robert Lowrance American Samoa Sailing 1954
193 Lu Fang China Shooting 1972
194 Ma Kyin Lwan Myanmar Athletics 1966
195 Monica MacDonald Australia Figure Skating 1967
196 Antônio Machado Brazil Fencing 1964
197 Stephanie Magiros Australia Snowboarding 1991
198 Clifford Mamba Swaziland Athletics 1963
199 Man Dandan China Cross Country Skiing 1989
200 Lucy Martin Great Britain Cycling 1990
201 Egilberto Martufi Italy Athletics 1926 1989
202 Mike Mastrullo Italy Ice Hockey 1957
203 Leonardo Masu Italy Weightlifting 1934
204 Antoni Maszewski Poland Athletics 1908 1944
205 Sven Mattsson Finland Wrestling 1889 1967
206 Kristaps Mauriņš Latvia Luge 1991
207 Jorge Maya Uruguay Basketball 1944
208 Myra Mayberry-Wilkinson Puerto Rico Athletics 1965
209 Arthur McCashin United States Equestrianism 1909 1988
210 Pat McDonagh Ireland Rowing, Bobsleigh 1957
211 Kaila McKnight Australia Athletics 1986
212 Bob McLeod Canada Cycling 1913 1958
213 Kaveh Mehrabi Iran Badminton 1982
214 Petre Milincovici Romania Rowing 1936
215 Mok Chun-Wah Chinese Taipei Football 1929
216 Sophie Moniotte France Figure Skating 1969
217 Jeremy Monnier France Shooting 1989
218 Bruce Morrow Australia Football 1936
219 Leif Mortensen Denmark Cycling 1946
220 Mun Hyang-Ja South Korea Handball 1972
221 Richard Mwanza Zambia Football 1959 1993
222 Stelios Mygiakis Greece Wrestling 1952
223 Michel Nakouzi Lebanon Wrestling 1932
224 Leo Nardus Netherlands Fencing 1868 1955
225 Hugh Neilson Great Britain Hockey 1884 1930
226 Saifeddine Nejmaoui Tunisia Boxing 1981
227 Marcel Neumann Luxembourg Swimming 1915
228 Nguyễn Văn Hùng Vietnam Taekwondo 1980
229 May Nilsson Sweden Alpine Skiing 1921 2009
230 Francine Niyonsaba Burundi Athletics 1993
231 Lupita Novelo Mexico Tennis 1967
232 Camera Ntereke Botswana Athletics 1964
233 Sylvanus Okpala Nigeria Football 1961
234 José Ollarves Venezuela Cycling 1953
235 Georg Olsen Denmark Athletics 1937
236 Carl Osburn United States Shooting 1884 1966
237 Mio Otani Japan Football 1979
238 Žigmund Pálffy Slovakia Ice Hockey 1972
239 Ion Panait Romania Wrestling 1981
240 Željko Panić Bosnia and Herzegovina Swimming 1976
241 Alan Parker Great Britain Athletics 1928
242 Dudley Parker Bahamas Athletics 1962
243 Tom Parsons Great Britain Athletics 1984
244 Paolo Passerini Italy Baseball 1970
245 Manlio Pastorini Italy Gymnastics 1879 1942
246 Maya Paunovska Bulgaria Rhythmic Gymnastics 1988
247 Cecil Pearce Australia Rowing 1914 2002
248 Carl Alfred Pedersen Norway Gymnastics, Athletics 1882 1960
249 Maurice Peeters Netherlands Cycling 1882 1957
250 Gilberto Peña Puerto Rico Fencing 1943
251 John Penrose Great Britain Archery 1850 1932
252 Carlos Pereyra Argentina Boxing 1911
253 Diah Permatasari Indonesia Fencing 1990
254 Peter Geltzer Petersen Denmark Shooting 1892 1964
255 Albert Pettersson Sweden Weightlifting 1885 1960
256 Bobang Phiri South Africa Athletics 1968
257 Andrea Pisano Italy Water Polo 1961
258 Valery Plotnikov Soviet Union Boxing 1940
259 Augustien Pluys Belgium Gymnastics 1890
260 Kwadwo Poku Ghana Football 1985
261 Krishna Poonia India Athletics 1982
262 Teresa Portela Spain Canoeing 1982
263 Aleksandr Potapov Soviet Union Sailing 1944
264 Maria Protopapa Greece Athletics 1973
265 Aleksandr Ragulin Soviet Union Ice Hockey 1941 2004
266 Agustin Rangel Venezuela Shooting 1925
267 Heike Redetzky-Henkel West Germany, Germany Athletics 1964
268 Mikael Renberg Sweden Ice Hockey 1972
269 Daniel Reyes Colombia Boxing 1972
270 Jordi Ribó Spain Cross Country Skiing 1967
271 Ernesto Rios Mexico Boxing 1959
272 Arne Risa Norway Athletics 1944
273 Tiffany Roberts United States Football 1977
274 Audrey Robichaud Canada Freestyle Skiing 1988
275 Alfredo Rocca Argentina Swimming 1908
276 Paul Rowe United States Ice Hockey 1914 1993
277 Bohuslav Rylich Czechoslovakia Basketball 1934
278 Bob Said United States Bobsleigh 1932 2002
279 Suraju Saka Congo (Brazzaville) Table Tennis 1976
280 Romelio Salas Colombia Wrestling 1958
281 Salim Salimov Bulgaria Boxing 1982
282 Alvaro Sanabria Costa Rica Judo 1963
283 Ghulam Sanay Afghanistan Wrestling 1957
284 Laura Sánchez Mexico Swimming 1972
285 Pepita Sánchez Spain Gymnastics 1952
286 Marian Sandu Romania Wrestling 1972
287 Joey Sandulo Canada Boxing 1931
288 Sarun Van Cambodia Swimming 1949
289 Eric Sato United States Volleyball 1966
290 Wim Schouten Netherlands Sailing 1878 1941
291 Carlos Schwanke Brazil Volleyball 1974
292 Steve Scott United States Athletics 1956
293 Alisher Seitov Kazakhstan Diving 1979
294 Siim Sellis Estonia Cross Country Skiing 1987
295 Stefan Semmler East Germany Rowing 1952
296 Dimitrios Serelis Greece Athletics 1980
297 Armando Serrano Colombia Swimming 1972
298 Olga Sharkova-Sidorova Russia Fencing 1968
299 Joan Shepherd Great Britain Athletics 1924
300 George Short Canada Athletics 1941
301 Ivar Sigmundsson Iceland Alpine Skiing 1942
302 Mike Silliman United States Basketball 1944 2000
303 Ana Šimić Croatia Athletics 1990
304 Carmen Simion Romania Canoeing 1970
305 Jean Simonet Belgium Athletics 1927
306 Sin Jong-Hun South Korea Boxing 1989
307 Viktor Sinyak Belarus Weightlifting 1970
308 Tore Skau Norway Shooting 1945
309 Ron Snook Australia Rowing 1972
310 Tumat Sogolik Papua New Guinea Boxing 1955
311 Joan Solano Spain Rowing 1953
312 Son Tae-Jin South Korea Taekwondo 1988
313 Song Weigang China Water Polo 1958
314 Martin Spinnangr Norway Beach Volleyball 1987
315 Simona Staicu Hungary Athletics 1971
316 Christian Steiger Switzerland Sailing 1978
317 Aurelia Stoica Romania Handball 1979
318 Pete Sykaras Greece Baseball 1979
319 Patrick Tambwé Ngoie France Athletics 1975
320 Erkki Tamila Finland Athletics 1911 2004
321 Tiger Tan Singapore, Malaysia Weightlifting 1933
322 Yoshio Tanaka Japan Swimming 1930
323 Mutsuo Taniguchi Japan Athletics 1913
324 Gyula Tarr Hungary Wrestling 1931
325 Nicolaas Tates Netherlands Canoeing 1915 1990
326 Raymond Terrell Great Britain Swimming 1953
327 Jožef Tertei Yugoslavia Wrestling 1960
328 Mehmet Terzi Turkey Athletics 1955
329 Soren Thompson United States Fencing 1981
330 Marlene Thomsen Denmark Badminton 1971
331 Tin Maung Ni Myanmar Swimming 1938 1974
332 Cole Tinkler New Zealand Football 1986
333 Oleh Tkachov Ukraine Shooting 1962
334 Tömörbaataryn Nyamdavaa Mongolia Speed Skating 1960
335 Susan Trindall Australia Shooting 1983
336 Phillip Tuckniss Zimbabwe Tennis 1962
337 Alex Van Linden Belgium Cycling 1952
338 Aad van Mil Netherlands Water Polo 1957
339 Joseph Van Muylders Belgium Hockey 1923
340 Giacomo Vassanelli Italy Swimming 1983
341 Louis Vernet France Archery 1870 1946
342 Nenad Vidović Yugoslavia Gymnastics 1939
343 Damián Vindel Spain Canoeing 1981
344 Barbara Wagner Canada Figure Skating 1938
345 Kurt Wahl Germany Fencing 1912
346 Karen Ward Canada Swimming 1966
347 Edit Weckinger-Perényi Hungary Gymnastics 1923
348 Edward Whittall Great Britain Football 1888 1947
349 Allen Whitty Great Britain Shooting 1867 1949
350 Allan Whitwell Great Britain Rowing 1954
351 Ian Wiley Ireland Canoeing 1968
352 Barbara Wilson Australia Athletics 1952
353 Julia Wojciechowska Poland Gymnastics 1915 1986
354 Tekeste Woldu Ethiopia Cycling 1945
355 Susanne Wollschläger West Germany, Germany Hockey 1965
356 Lyubov Yegorova Unified Team, Russia Cross Country Skiing 1966
357 Yip Hor Man Hong Kong Swimming 1970
358 Evgeni Yordanov Bulgaria Athletics 1940
359 Hiroshi Yoshizawa Japan Ski Jumping, Nordic Combined 1931
360 Edgardo Zachrisson Guatemala Shooting 1950
361 Syamak Zafarzadeh Iran Cycling 1964
362 Aleksey Zatsepin Russia Swimming 1984
363 Zhao Tao China Swimming 1987
364 Zhao Youfeng China Athletics 1965
365 Zhu Juefeng China Handball 1964
366 Nataliya Zyatikova Belarus Cross Country Skiing 1974
367 Vera Zyatikova Belarus Cross Country Skiing 1974