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Albert Hill

1889 - 1969

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Albert George Hill (24 March 1889 – 8 January 1969) was a British track and field athlete. He competed at the 1920 Olympics and won gold medals in the 800 m and 1500 m and a silver medal in the 3000 m team race.Hill started out as a long-distance runner, winning the British AAA championships over 4 miles in 1910. During World War I he served with the Royal Flying Corps in France, and after the war changed to middle-distance running. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Albert Hill has received more than 5,891 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Albert Hill is the 484th most popular athlete (down from 278th in 2019), the 3,488th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 18th most popular British Athlete.

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Among ATHLETES

Among athletes, Albert Hill ranks 484 out of 3,055Before him are Frank Irons, Frank Loomis, Argentina Menis, Klas Lestander, James Quinn, and Elżbieta Krzesińska. After him are István Somodi, Alex Wilson, Nasser Al-Attiyah, Pauli Nevala, Romeo Bertini, and František Janda-Suk.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1889, Albert Hill ranks 191Before him are Wesley Ruggles, Conrad Aiken, Thomas Hart Benton, Hans Tropsch, Erwin Stresemann, and Ted Wilde. After him are Vilho Väisälä, Amrit Kaur, Miguel Mariano Gómez, Joseph Ruttenberg, Nezihe Muhiddin, and William Keighley. Among people deceased in 1969, Albert Hill ranks 152Before him are Enrique Peñaranda, Skip James, Manuel Plaza, Miles Dempsey, Frederick Lane, and Moisés Solana. After him are Stratis Myrivilis, Vilho Väisälä, Stijn Streuvels, Carlos Alberto Arroyo del Río, Paul Scherrer, and Hans Rademacher.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Albert Hill ranks 3,488 out of 6,924Before him are Anne Treisman (1935), Alma Cogan (1932), Roland Orzabal (1961), Joe Jordan (1951), Richard Llewellyn (1906), and Samuel Hoare, 1st Viscount Templewood (1880). After him are George Holyoake (1817), Andrew Planche (1727), Tina Charles (1954), Conleth Hill (1964), Ethel Thomson Larcombe (1879), and Philibert Jacques Melotte (1880).

Among ATHLETES In United Kingdom

Among athletes born in United Kingdom, Albert Hill ranks 18Before him are Arthur Russell (1886), George Larner (1875), Tommy Hampson (1907), Jonathan Edwards (1966), Robert Lindsay (1890), and Edwin Flack (1873). After him are John Rimmer (1878), Wyndham Halswelle (1882), Guy Butler (1899), Charles Bennett (1870), George Goulding (1884), and John Ainsworth-Davis (1895).