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Tony Hawk

Anthony Frank Hawk (born May 12, 1968), nicknamed Birdman, is an American professional skateboarder, entrepreneur, and the owner of the skateboard company Birdhouse

Anthony Frank Hawk (born May 12, 1968), nicknamed Birdman, is an American professional skateboarder, entrepreneur, and the owner of the skateboard company Birdhouse. He completed the first documented "900" skateboarding trick in 1999, licensed a video game series named after him published by Activision that same year, and is a pioneer of modern vertical skateboarding.He retired from competing professionally in 2003 and is regarded as one of the most influential skateboarders of all time.

Hawk has been involved in various philanthropic activities throughout his career, and is the founder of the Tony Hawk Foundation (now named The Skatepark Project), which helps to build skateparks in underprivileged areas around the world.

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May 12, 1968
Tony Hawk was born in Carlsbad.

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Omar Faridi
June 6, 2021
Crowdfund Insider
Crypto-native Bitcoin water trust initiative launched, with donations from professional skateboarder Tony Hawk
May 31, 2021
The Dad
SEGA is celebrating 30 years of Sonic the Hedgehog by announcing new game releases and a encyclo-speed-ia.
Cameron Faulkner
March 6, 2021
The Verge
This week's batch of deals coverage at The Verge was especially kind to gamers, not so much everyone else. We've wrapped up a few of the highlight deals that'll make gaming more fun, while you save some money.
Cameron Faulkner
March 3, 2021
The Verge
Save on external storage from Crucial and Western Digital today at Amazon and Best Buy. Either option seems great for storing files for your PC or macOS machine, as well as serving as game backup for Xbox Series X or PS5.
Jay Peters
February 23, 2021
The Verge
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 and 2 will launch on the PS5 and Xbox Series X / S on March 26th and on Nintendo Switch sometime in 2021. The remaster was first released last year for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.
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