|Born:||June 13, 1982 in Bekoji|
|Height:||5 ft 4 in (1.65 m)|
|Parents:||Kuli Megerssa, Bekele Bayicha|
|Profession:||Ethiopian long-distance runner, Athletics|
Kenenisa Bekele is an Ethiopian long-distance runner and was the world record holder in both the 5000-metre and 10000-metre from 2004 and 2005 until 2020. He won the gold medal in both the 5000 m and 10,000 m events at the 2008 Summer Olympics.