Full Name: Oscar Pistorius
Country: South Africa
Date of birth: November 22, 1986
Biography: This South African is an incredible story of determination. The double amputee competed in the 2012 London Olympics with the aid of a carbon fiber prosthetic called cheetah flex-foot. Pistorious holds the record in the 100-meter, 200-meter and 400-meter sport class T44. The athlete also earned several Paralympics medals including gold medals from the 2004 and 2008 Paralympics.