Bevil Rudd

1894 - 1948

Bevil Rudd

Bevil Gordon D'Urban Rudd (5 October 1894 – 2 February 1948) was a South African athlete, the 1920 Olympic Champion in the 400 metres. Rudd was born in Kimberley. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bevil Rudd has received more than 21,793 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 256th most popular athlete.

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Among athletes, Bevil Rudd ranks 257 out of 2,090Before him are Charles Gmelin, George Larner, Mikio Oda, Ludvík Daněk, Wolfgang Nordwig, and Karl Hein. After him are Launceston Elliot, Martin Lundström, Gustaf Söderström, Terry Fox, William Porter, and Xenia Stad-de Jong.

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Among people born in 1894, Bevil Rudd ranks 137Before him are Giuseppe Tucci, Raymond Schwartz, James Thurber, Oskar Maria Graf, José Bustamante y Rivero, and Esfir Shub. After him are Olive Thomas, Robert Menzies, Mikheil Chiaureli, Nita Naldi, C. R. Swart, and John Lennard-Jones. Among people deceased in 1948, Bevil Rudd ranks 108Before him are Phraya Manopakorn Nititada, Charles Evans Hughes, Rosika Schwimmer, Edgar Leonard, Aldo Leopold, and Sigrid Hjertén. After him are Lajos Bíró, Kristine Bonnevie, Amir Sjarifuddin, August Hlond, Constantin Angelescu, and Carole Landis.

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In South Africa

Among people born in South Africa, Bevil Rudd ranks 71 out of 220Before him are Trevor Jones (1949), Koos de la Rey (1847), Nico Diederichs (1903), Piet Retief (1780), Breyten Breytenbach (1939), and Gary Player (1935). After him are Wilfrid Napier (1941), Abdullah Ibrahim (1934), Oscar Pistorius (1986), Alan Paton (1903), C. R. Swart (1894), and Alice Krige (1954).

Among ATHLETES In South Africa

Among athletes born in South Africa, Bevil Rudd ranks 3Before him are Esther Brand (1922) and Reggie Walker (1889). After him are Oscar Pistorius (1986), Caster Semenya (1991), Wayde van Niekerk (1992), Zola Budd (1966), Josia Thugwane (1971), Hestrie Cloete (1978), Mbulaeni Mulaudzi (1980), Elana Meyer (1966), and Luvo Manyonga (null).