Mo Farah who is a British long distance as well as middle distance runner was born on 23rd March of the year 1983. He is the native of Mogadishu, Somalia. Although he is known by the name Mo Farah, his real name is Mohamed Muktar Jama Farah. He also has a twin brother with whom he spent his early childhood in Djibouti. When he was eight years old, he moved to Britain. He went to study at the Feltham Community College located in London. He was athletic from his childhood.

During his career till now, Farah has won various accolades for the athletic achievements. He was also voted as the European Athlete of the Year in the year 2011 and won the prize again in 2012. In addition to that, he was also appointed as the Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 2013 New Year Honours for the services to athletics.

To talk about his personal life biography, Farah has already got married. He is married to his long term girlfriend Tania Nell. The couple tied the knot in April of the year 2010 in Richmond, London. The athletes such as Steve Cram, Paula Radcliffe, Jo Pavey, Scott Overall, Hayley Yelling and Mustafa Mohamed attended their wedding. Farah also has two children, a twin daughter together with his wife. Their daughters were born in August of 2012 and are named as Aisha and Amani.

Apart from that, Farah has now reached at the age of 32 and he weights 58 kg. He stands tall at the height of five feet and five inches. He is a devout Muslim and is also active supporter of Muslim Writers Awards. He is also the fan of Arsenal F.C. In addition to that, Farah is also actively involved in various of the philanthropic initiatives. He had also launched Mo Farah Foundation after the trip to Somalia in the year 2011. Besides that, he can also be followed in Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.


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