Born: 8/21/1986 Sherwood Content, Jamaica
Jamaican sprinter. Regarded as the fastest person ever recorded, he is the first man to hold both the 100 metres and 200 metres world records since fully automatic time measurements became mandatory in 1977. Along with his teammates, he also set the world record in the 4×100 metres relay. He is the reigning Olympic champion in these three events, the first man to win six Olympic gold medals in sprinting, and an eleven-time World champion.
Business / Schooling:
- University of Technology, Jamaica,
Awards / Achievements:
- won a double Olympic triple of Gold medals at 100m, 200m, and 100m relay at 2008 and 2012 Olympics