Liu Xiang

Celebrity

Biography

  • Birth Name: Liu Xiang
  • Birth Place: Shanghai, China
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 07/13/1983, Cancer
  • Profession: Runner
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Liu Xiang Fast Facts:
  • Missed a Grand Prix meet in Osaka, Japan, in 2003 because an outbreak of the respiratory syndrome SARS disrupted his travel schedule.
  • Won the gold medal in the 110m hurdles at the 2004 Olympics to become China's first male gold medalist in track and field; the accomplishment earned him iconic status in China as well as major commercial endorsements. 
  • After an injury prevented him from racing in the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, he apologized to his fans.
  • Has an insurance policy on his legs.
  • Enjoys singing.
  • Known for his great finishing speed.
  • Liu Xiang Relationships:
  • Liu Xuegen - Father
  • Ji Fenhua - Mother
  • College:
  • Attended East China Normal University, Shanghai, China

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