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Campese, David

Born: 1962 AD
Currently alive, at 54 years of age.
Nationality: Australian
Categories: Athlete

1962 – Born on the 21st of October in Queanbeyan, Australia, also known as Campo, is an Australian Rugby Union player.

 

1981 – At age 19, he was selected at fullback for the Australian under 21 side.

 

1991 – Voted player of the tournament at the Rugby World Cup.

 

1996 – Became the first Australian rugby player to play 100 Tests.

 

1997 – Campese was inducted into the Sports Australia Hall of Fame.

 

2000 – Received a Centenary Medal.

 

2001 – Awarded an Australia Sports Medal in recognition of his tremendous achievements and contributions to sport.

 

2002 – Honored a Member of the Order of Australia (AM).