The Greatest Athlete The Year You Were Born
It’s always hard to discern the greatest or most popular anything during a given year. Whether it’s movies, music, TV, teen idols, heartthrobs, celebrities, or athletes, everything is subjective. That said, it’s human nature — or, at least — American nature to rank everything and argue over who or what is best. Plus, it’s all in good fun.Today, we delve into the greatest athletes by year. Having covered all the previously mentioned categories, sports seemed the next logical frontier. We’ve done our best to include athletes across many varied sports and to not forget women or people of color.