Arnold Jackson

1891 - 1972

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Brigadier General Arnold Nugent Strode Strode-Jackson, (5 April 1891 – 13 November 1972) was a British athlete, British Army officer, and a barrister. He was the winner of the 1500 m at the 1912 Summer Olympics, in what was hailed at the time as "the greatest race ever run". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arnold Jackson has received more than 20,830 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Arnold Jackson is the 1,380th most popular military personnel (down from 1,142nd in 2019), the 3,782nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,230th in 2019) and the 88th most popular British Military Personnel.

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Among military personnels, Arnold Jackson ranks 1,380 out of 1,466Before him are James Stockdale, Frank Buckles, John André, Dudley Pound, Oliver Leese, and William Slim, 1st Viscount Slim. After him are Garnet Wolseley, 1st Viscount Wolseley, Jean Baptiste Point du Sable, Christy Mathewson, James Joseph Dresnok, Henry Halleck, and Peter Pace.

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Among people born in 1891, Arnold Jackson ranks 196Before him are Maria Pawlikowska-Jasnorzewska, Wallace Reid, Mary Browne, V. Volodarsky, Birbal Sahni, and William Slim, 1st Viscount Slim. After him are Jetta Goudal, August Gailit, Gaston Strobino, Eva Kotchever, Abram Samoilovitch Besicovitch, and Gustaf Lindblom. Among people deceased in 1972, Arnold Jackson ranks 180Before him are Erwin Stresemann, Louella Parsons, Alexander Vampilov, Sidney Franklin, Robert H. MacArthur, and Juan Manuel Gálvez. After him are Frank Tashlin, Walter Winchell, Pandurang Vaman Kane, John Berryman, Ross Bagdasarian, and Per Bertilsson.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Arnold Jackson ranks 3,782 out of 6,924Before him are Adrian Rawlins (1958), Benjamin Vulliamy (1747), Gavin Bryars (1943), Peter Molyneux (1959), David Bedford (1937), and Terence Rattigan (1911). After him are Alex Stepney (1942), Michael Giles (1942), Simon Gallup (1960), Alasdair Gray (1934), R. M. Ballantyne (1825), and Emil Voigt (1883).


Among military personnels born in United Kingdom, Arnold Jackson ranks 88Before him are Miles Dempsey (1896), Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer (1857), John André (1750), Dudley Pound (1877), Oliver Leese (1894), and William Slim, 1st Viscount Slim (1891). After him are Edward Evans, 1st Baron Mountevans (1880), Albert Ball (1896), Frederic Thesiger, 2nd Baron Chelmsford (1827), Frederick E. Morgan (1894), John Dill (1881), and Andy McNab (1959).