SKI JUMPING - Simon Ammann is 31 years old today. He has won a total of four gold medals at the Olympic Winter Games (in 2002 and 2010). In 2002, he suffered injuries after a heavy crash. Despite this, he won the gold medal in both the Individual Normal Hill and Individual Large Hill events. He was the second person to do that, following Matti Nykänen.
Shares birthday with: Antoni Gaudí, George Michael, Ricky Gervais