Journalist for both ESPN magazine and ESPN.com. Earlier in his career, he worked as a sports reporter for the Kansas City Star and for the New Orleans Times-Picayune.
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|September 9, 1976
|Clarksdale, Mississippi, USA
|47 years old
Wright Thompson is a Journalist. Wright was born in the 1970s, in the middle of the Generation X generation. Generation X, also known as the "MTV Generation," are individuals born between 1965 and 1980. This generation saw the emergence of music videos, heavy metal, and hip hop. Nirvana, U2, Madonna, torn jeans, Beverly Hills 90210, and Friends also became popular. Gen Xers have also experienced significant events, including, fall of the Berlin Wall, the energy crisis, the Watergate scandal, the rise of the personal computer, and Terrorism at the Munich Olympics.
He was born in Clarksdale, Mississippi to Walter and Mary Thompson. Find out who is Wright Thompson dating right now.
While attending the University of Missouri, he penned a column for the school’s Columbia Missourian newspaper.
DID YOU KNOW One of his sports history articles inspired a documentary television program called The Ghosts of Ole Miss.
FACT He and John Clayton were both senior writers for ESPN.
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Currently, Wright Thompson is 47 years old. His next birthday is away. Wright will celebrate his 48th birthday on a Thursday, September 9th. He shares a birthday with everyone who was born on September 9, 1976. Below is the countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Wright Thompson’s zodiac sign is Virgo. People born between the dates of August 23rd and September 22nd belong to the sixth sign of the zodiac, Virgo. Virgos are known for being humble, practical, and systematic in their approach to life. Cancer is the most compatible sign for Virgos.
Famous Virgo celebrities are Beyonce, Prince Harry, Cameron Diaz, Salma Hayek, Chris Pine, Jennifer Judson, Bernie Sanders, and Agatha Christie. Virgo ruling planet is Mercury. Astrologically, Mercury symbolizes communication. It is the closest planet planet to the sun.
Wright Thompson was born in the Year of the Dragon. The dragon represents good luck, strength, and health in Chinese culture. People born in the Year of the Dragon are courageous, intelligent, natural born leaders, charismatic, and lucky. They can also sometimes be impetuous, inflexible, and brash.
This year is the Year of the Dragon.
DID YOU KNOW United States life expectancy is about 78.5 years.
Wright Thompson is a 47 years old Journalist, born in September, in the Year of the Dragon (1976), and is a Virgo. His life path number is 5. Wright’s birthstone is Sapphire, and his birth flower is Aster/Myosotis.
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