BBC Sports Personality of the Year 1954 – Present Day

BBC Sports Personality of the Year Trophy

 

This timeline details the winners of the BBC Sports Personality of the Year from 1954 to present day

 

 

 

1954
Christopher Chataway – Athletics
1955
Gordon Pirie – Athletics
1956
Jim Laker – Cricket
1957
Dai Rees – Golf
1958
Ian Black – Swimming
1959
John Surtees – Motorcycle racing
1960
David Broome – Show jumping
1961
Stirling Moss – Formula One
1962
Anita Lonsbrough – Swimming
1963
Dorothy Hyman – Athletics
1964
Mary Rand – Athletics
1965
Tom Simpson – Cycling
1966
Bobby Moore – Football
1967
Henry Cooper – Boxing
1968
David Hemery – Athletics
1969
Ann Jones – Tennis
1970
Henry Cooper – Boxing
1971
Princess Anne – Eventing
1972
Mary Peters – Athletics
1973
Jackie Stewart – Formula One
1974
Brendan Foster – Athletics
1975
David Steele – Cricket
1976
John Curry – Figure Skating
1977
Virginia Wade – Tennis
1978
Steve Ovett – Athletics
1979
Sebastian Coe – Athletics
1980
Robin Cousins – Figure Skating
1981
Ian Botham – Cricket
1982
Daley Thompson – Athletics
1983
Steve Cram – Athletics
1984
Jane Torvill and Christopher Dean – Figure Skating
1985
Barry McGuigan – Boxing
1986
Nigel Mansell – Formula One
1987
Fatima Whitbread – Athletics
1988
Stee Davis – Snooker
1989
Nick Faldo – Golf
1990
Paul Gascoigne – Football
1991
Liz McColgan – Athletics
1992
Nigel Mansell – Formula One
1993
Linford Christie – Athletics
1994
Damon Hill – Formula One
1995
Jonathan Edwards – Athletics
1996
Damon Hill – Formula One
1997
Greg Rusedski – Tennis
1998
Michael Owen – Football
1999
Lennox Lewis – Boxing
2000
Steve Redgrave – Rowing
2001
David Beckham – Football
2002
Paula Radcliffe – Athletics
2003
Jonny Wilkinson – Rugby Union
2004
Kelly Holmes – Athletics
2005
Andrew Flintoff – Cricket
2006
Zara Phillips – Eventing
2007
Joe Calzaghe – Boxing
2008
Chris Hoy – Cycling
2009
Ryan Giggs – Football
2010
Tony McCoy – Horse Racing
2011
Mark Cavendish – Cycling
2012
Bradley Wiggins – Cycling
2013
Andy Murray – Tennis
2014
Lewis Hamilton – Formula One
2015
Andy Murray – Tennis
2016
Andy Murray – Tennis
2017
Mo Farah – Athletics
2018
Geraint Thomas – Cycling

 

Published Dec 19, 2017 @ 3:37 pm – Updated – Apr 29, 2019 @ 12:59 am

 

Harvard Reference for this page:

Heather Y Wheeler. (2017 – 2018). BBC Sports Personality of the Year 1954 – Present Day. Available: https://www.totallytimelines.com/bbc-sports-personality-of-the-year-1954-present-day Last accessed December 8th, 2019