Over the course of his athletics career, Lewis broke ten seconds for the 100 meters 15 times and 20 seconds for the 200 meters 10 times. His accomplishments have led to numerous accolades, including being voted "World Athlete of the Century" by the International Association of Athletics Federations and "Sportsman of the Century" by the International Olympic Committee, "Olympian of the Century" by Sports Illustrated and "Athlete of the Year" by Track & Field News in 1982, 1983, and 1984.After retiring from his athletics career, Lewis became an actor and has appeared in a number of films.
He has worked with the water show Le Reve at the Wynn Las Vegas.
Maksim is known for being one of the dancers on the ABC show Dancing with the Stars.
Thurs, Nov 3, 2016 Following the Bad Company UK tour that wound up last Saturday at London's 02 Arena the family and representatives of the band's co-founder, guitarist and songwriter Mick Ralphs are sad to announce that Mick has suffered a stroke.
Mick is receiving excellent medical care and is recovering in hospital, although all his public engagements are necessarily on hold, pending his improvement.
When he was two years old, Spitz's family moved to Honolulu, Hawaii, where he swam at Waikiki beach every day.
"You should have seen that little boy dash into the ocean.
Mark Andrew Spitz (born February 10, 1950) is an American former competitive swimmer, nine-time Olympic champion, and former world record-holder in 7 events.
He won seven gold medals at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich West Germany, an achievement surpassed only by Michael Phelps, who won eight golds at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.
Spitz set new world records in all seven events in which he competed in 1972.
Spitz holds more medals than any other Jewish athlete in the history of the Olympics.
“I’m excited to see them make their way back on the road, town to town.” - Robert Plant.