Archie Williams

1915 - 1993

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Archie Franklin Williams (May 1, 1915 – June 24, 1993) was an American U.S. Air Force officer, athlete, and teacher. He was the winner of the 400 meter run at the 1936 Summer Olympics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Archie Williams has received more than 127,453 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Archie Williams is the 1,622nd most popular athlete (down from 440th in 2019), the 11,911th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,431st in 2019) and the 314th most popular Athlete.

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Among athletes, Archie Williams ranks 1,622 out of 3,059Before him are Jaouad Gharib, Al Joyner, Adrian Metcalfe, Christiane Wartenberg, Barbara Burke, and Yuriy Bilonoh. After him are Ivan Dresser, Nadezhda Ilyina, Ken Myers, Daniel Rudisha, Félix Sánchez, and Jon Drummond.

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Among people born in 1915, Archie Williams ranks 261Before him are Yvonne Mitchell, Malik Meraj Khalid, Arthur Owen, Elizabeth Catlett, Robin Montgomerie-Charrington, and Arthur Lowe. After him are Veda Ann Borg, Bill Williams, Dorothy Dell, Joyce Redman, Potter Stewart, and A. K. Hangal. Among people deceased in 1993, Archie Williams ranks 269Before him are Karl Gordon Henize, Ruby Keeler, Viola Myers, Joe Fortenberry, Charles Adkins, and Bob Crosby. After him are Penaia Ganilau, Jón Páll Sigmarsson, Agnes de Mille, Adelaide Hall, Criss Oliva, and David Brian.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Archie Williams ranks 11,911 out of 18,182Before him are Antonio Villaraigosa (1953), Jorge Masvidal (1984), Alex Groza (1926), Bobby Wanzer (1921), Oscar Micheaux (1884), and Joan Caulfield (1922). After him are Mario Cantone (1959), Ivan Dresser (1896), William Kennedy (1928), Ken Myers (1896), Taryn Manning (1978), and Ruth Buzzi (1936).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Archie Williams ranks 314Before him are Valerie Brisco-Hooks (1960), Randy Williams (1953), John Powell (1947), Barbara Ferrell (1947), Frederick Sheffield (1902), and Al Joyner (1960). After him are Ivan Dresser (1896), Ken Myers (1896), Félix Sánchez (1977), Jon Drummond (1968), Gerry Ashworth (1942), and Nate Brooks (1933).