|Sport||Formula One (F1)|
|Country Represented||United Kingdom|
Born on 7th January 1985 in Stevenage, United Kingdom, Lewis Carl Davidson Hamilton is the first Black driver to race in the Formula One and is considered amongst the greatest Formula one drivers by motorsports fans. Hamilton has dominated numerous races with his record wins.
A glimpse of his prolific racing career is mentioned here:-
|Profile||Retired Weightlifter and IWF Hall of Famer|
|Country Represented||Russian Federation|
Born on 7th January 1942, in Ryazan Oblast, Russia, Vasily Ivanovich Alekseyev was a strong Soviet Weightlifter who had set 80 world records and earned two gold medals in +110 Kg category at the 1972 and 1976 Olympics. He was a sturdy performer who held the title of European Champion as well as the World Champion for a span of eight years. His weightlifting records of 256 Kg in Clean & Jerk, 187.5 Kg in Snatch and 236.5Kg in Clean & Press are counted as the best lifts of his times.
Here is a quick peek at his achievements:-
Born on 7th January 1981, Krishnan Sasikiran is an Indian chess Grandmaster who assists one of the legendary chess player of India, Vishwanathan Anand at the World Chess Championship of 2013.