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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 Robert Andrews United States Art Competitions 1857 1928
14 Rodica Arba-Puşcatu Romania Rowing 1962
15 Isabelle Arène France Diving 1958
16 Thomas Arnold Great Britain Bobsleigh 1901
17 Lena Asmus Germany Rhythmic Gymnastics 1982
18 Anatoly Asrabayev Unified Team Shooting 1969
19 Samer Zuhair Assassa Syria Football 1960
20 Anthony Ayres Great Britain Canoeing 1961
21 Parviz Bahmani Iran Boxing 1956
22 Jenő Bakos Hungary Athletics 1929 1959
23 Mohamed Reza Banna Iran Cycling 1971
24 Silvano Barco Italy Cross Country Skiing 1963
25 Giulio Basletta Italy Fencing 1890 1975
26 Elio Bavutti Italy Cycling 1914 1987
27 Mohamed Bayati Iran Football 1932
28 Steve Bayliss Great Britain Wrestling 1959
29 Sumner Benedict United States Shooting 1867 1952
30 Kristinn Benediktsson Iceland Alpine Skiing 1939
31 Denys Berinchyk Ukraine Boxing 1988
32 Sara Bertoli Italy Modern Pentathlon 1979
33 Laurence Bily France Athletics 1963
34 Kazım Bingen Turkey Cycling 1912
35 Darin Binning United States Biathlon 1966
36 Axel Bloch Denmark Fencing 1911 1998
37 Yelyzaveta Bochkarova Ukraine Cycling 1978
38 Femke Boelen Netherlands Rowing 1968
39 Sergey Bogdanov Uzbekistan Rowing 1983
40 David Boll United States Cycling 1953
41 Amanda Borden United States Gymnastics 1977
42 Ángel Bosio Argentina Football 1905 1978
43 Gaëtan Boucher Switzerland Ice Hockey 1956
44 Ali Bourai Algeria Trampolining 1977
45 Cindy Bremser United States Athletics 1953
46 Matthew Brittain South Africa Rowing 1987
47 Almut Brömmel Germany Athletics 1935
48 Mike Brown Canada Swimming 1984
49 Pichit Burapavong Thailand Shooting 1944
50 Jakob Caironi Switzerland Cycling 1902
51 Željko Čajkovski Yugoslavia Football 1925
52 Helmut Cämmerer Germany Canoeing 1911
53 Laurent Capet France Volleyball 1972
54 Chan Fai-Hung Chinese Taipei Football 1932
55 Chan Oi Ni Hong Kong Badminton 1966
56 Hugo Chapacú Paraguay Tennis 1962
57 Germán Chávez Mexico Water Polo 1943
58 Chen Zhaojing China Athletics 1969
59 Cho Byung-Kwan South Korea Wrestling 1981
60 Choi Ki Ho Hong Kong Cycling 1991
61 Mykola Chuzhykov Soviet Union Canoeing 1938
62 Jimmy Connor Australia Diving 1995
63 Chris Cook Great Britain Swimming 1979
64 James Cracknell Great Britain Rowing 1972
65 Brian Crago Australia Equestrianism 1926 1998
66 Daniele Crosta Italy Fencing 1970
67 Cui Yining China Fencing 1957
68 Geoffrey Curran Ireland Equestrianism 1980
69 Ludwik Czachowski Poland Ice Hockey 1944 1999
70 Wouter D'Haene Belgium Canoeing 1982
71 Ida Da Poian Italy Archery 1946
72 José João da Silva Brazil Athletics 1954
73 Hilton de Almeida Brazil Water Polo 1933
74 Charles de Beaumont Great Britain Fencing 1902 1972
75 Francisca de Gutiérrez Mexico Archery 1944
76 Jo de Moor Netherlands Boxing 1912 1983
77 Luigi De Rosso Italy Athletics 1935
78 Alain De Ruyter Belgium Short Track Speed Skating 1969
79 Carmenza Delgado Colombia Weightlifting 1972
80 Steffen Dierolf Germany Water Polo 1976
81 Faustino Domínguez Spain Equestrianism 1905 1981
82 Aline dos Santos Brazil Athletics 1985
83 Laure Drouet France Short Track Speed Skating 1970
84 Edyta Dzieniszewska Poland Canoeing 1986
85 Kenneth Ekman Sweden Ice Hockey 1945
86 Anne-Sophie Endeler France Gymnastics 1984
87 Michele Eray South Africa Canoeing 1979
88 Andrew Erickson United States Biathlon 1976
89 Aage Eriksen Norway Wrestling 1917 1998
90 Mike Farina United States Wrestling 1958
91 Willy Fascher Germany Fencing 1912
92 Karyn Faure France Swimming 1969
93 Monika Feldmann West Germany Figure Skating 1951
94 Feng Niehhwa China Basketball 1914
95 Salah Fettouh Morocco Athletics 1948
96 James Figueroa Puerto Rico Baseball 1956
97 Kristian Forsberg Norway Ice Hockey 1986
98 Julito Francis United States Virgin Islands Fencing 1962
99 Michelle Freeman Jamaica Athletics 1969
100 Doru Frîncu Romania Bobsleigh 1954
101 Paal Frisvold Norway Fencing 1962
102 Dates Fryberger United States Ice Hockey 1940
103 Angela Galea Malta Swimming 1983
104 Muideen Ganiyu Nigeria Boxing 1979
105 Francesco Gargano Italy Fencing 1889 1975
106 Mabel Gay Cuba Athletics 1983
107 Alessandra Giungi Italy Judo 1966
108 Thomas Glen-Coats Great Britain Sailing 1878 1954
109 Mariano González Argentina Football 1981
110 Deven Govindasami India Weightlifting 1963
111 Frank Green United States Shooting 1933
112 Michael Green Germany Hockey 1972
113 George Greenfield United States Gymnastics 1948
114 János Greminger Hungary Basketball 1929
115 Fernand Grosjean Switzerland Alpine Skiing 1924 2015
116 Gu Junjie China Athletics 1983
117 Guo Lili China Ice Hockey 1976
118 Karl-Johan Gustavsson Sweden Wrestling 1958
119 Lucy Hardy Great Britain Canoeing 1978
120 Barbara Harel France Judo 1977
121 Hiroshi Hase Japan Wrestling 1961
122 Josef Hasenöhrl Austria Rowing 1915 1945
123 Jaroslav Hatla Czech Republic Equestrianism 1973
124 Andrej Hauptman Slovenia Cycling 1975
125 Maria Hawkins Canada Cycling 1962
126 He Jianping China Handball 1963
127 Johan Hedberg Sweden Ice Hockey 1973
128 Heiko Hell Germany Swimming 1980
129 Alejandro Hernando Argentina Taekwondo 1976
130 Anette Hoffmann-Møberg Denmark Handball 1971
131 Hong Deog-Yeong South Korea Football 1926 2005
132 Lidija Horvat Croatia Handball 1982
133 Max Houben Belgium Bobsleigh, Athletics 1898 1949
134 Robert Ihly Germany Athletics 1963
135 Lenka Ilavská Slovakia Cycling 1972
136 Yelena Ilyina Soviet Union Speed Skating 1967
137 Félix Isisola Peru Wrestling 1964
138 Bryan Ivie United States Volleyball 1969
139 Jang Si-Yeong South Korea Water Polo 1968
140 Sami Jauhojärvi Finland Cross Country Skiing 1981
141 Kate Jenner Australia Hockey 1990
142 Søren Jensen Denmark Wrestling 1879 1965
143 Yves Jeudy Haiti Boxing 1958
144 Charley Jewtraw United States Speed Skating 1900 1996
145 Jia Dandan China Ice Hockey 1982
146 Raúl Jiménez Mexico Football 1991
147 Aña Bela Joaquim Angola Handball 1967
148 Tore Johnsen Norway Athletics 1961
149 Mickey Johnson Bermuda Diving 1934
150 Zoltán Judik Hungary Basketball 1933
151 Silje Jørgensen Norway Football 1977
152 Danny Kah Australia Speed Skating 1967
153 Čestmír Kalina Czechoslovakia Athletics 1922 1988
154 Mitsuko Kandori Japan Gymnastics 1943
155 Anatoly Kartashov Soviet Union Water Polo 1937 2005
156 Igor Kashkarov Soviet Union Athletics 1933
157 Meb Keflezighi United States Athletics 1975
158 Neil Kennedy-Cochrane-Patrick Great Britain Sailing 1926 1994
159 Kil Jae-Son North Korea Athletics 1975
160 Kevin Kimmage Ireland Cycling 1967
161 Jolanda Kindle Liechtenstein Alpine Skiing 1965
162 Helene Kirkegaard Denmark Badminton 1971
163 Steen Kjølhede Denmark Sailing 1945
164 Adolphe Klingelhoeffer Brazil Athletics 1880 1956
165 Ireneusz Kluczek Poland Athletics 1940
166 Flury Koch Switzerland Cross Country Skiing 1945
167 August Kop Netherlands Hockey 1904 1945
168 Rok Kopitar Yugoslavia Athletics 1959
169 Enver Koso Yugoslavia Handball 1956
170 Zdzisław Kotla Poland Sailing 1949
171 Helmut Krause West Germany Rowing 1954
172 Anton Krijgsman Netherlands Cycling 1898 1974
173 Małgorzata Książkiewicz Poland Shooting 1967
174 Lai Runming China Weightlifting 1963
175 Valentina Lalenkova Soviet Union Speed Skating 1957
176 Stefan Landberg Sweden Football 1970
177 Leslie Law Great Britain Equestrianism 1965
178 Magdolna Lázár Hungary Athletics 1951
179 Lee Hup Wei Malaysia Athletics 1987
180 Thomas Lefousi Greece Alpine Skiing 1972
181 Lei Donghui China Softball 1984
182 Krum Lekarski Bulgaria Equestrianism 1898 1981
183 James Leuzinger Great Britain Alpine Skiing 1982
184 Lin Shaozhou China Athletics 1909
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