|Birthname||Michael Dion Bates|
|born on||19 December 1969 at 01:10 (= 01:10 AM )|
|Place||Victoria (Victoria County), Texas, 28n48, 97w00|
|Timezone||CST h6w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||27°13' 06°44 Asc. 07°13'|
American former two-sport athlete who gained fame as a sprinter who won an Olympic bronze medal in the 200m dash in 1992. He also played football as a kick returner in the National Football League (NFL), where he was a five-time Pro Bowl selection. He played college football for the Arizona Wildcats.
His brother Mario played for the Arizona Cardinals and was a second-round draft choice of the New Orleans Saints in 1992 from Arizona State. Another brother, Marion, played college football at Southern California and Arizona.
Sy Scholfield quotes birth notice, Victoria Advocate (Victoria, Texas), 20 Dec 1969, page 2: born at DeTar Hospital.
- Vocation : Sports : Football (American football kick returner)
- Vocation : Sports : Track and Field (Sprinter)
- Notable : Awards : Olympics (Bronze medal, Men's 200 m)
- Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession (NFL player, 1993-2003)