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Bevil Rudd

1894 - 1948

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

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bevil Rudd has received more than 31,439 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Bevil Rudd is the 491st most popular athlete (down from 378th in 2019), the 104th most popular biography from South Africa (down from 92nd in 2019) and the 5th most popular South African Athlete.

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Among athletes, Bevil Rudd ranks 491 out of 3,059Before him are Arthur L. Newton, Akilles Järvinen, Roelof Klein, Kaisa Parviainen, Teodor Koskenniemi, and James Quinn. After him are Gustavo Marzi, Leslie Laing, Ken Carpenter, Alexandre Tuffère, Aleksandra Chudina, and Antal Kiss.

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Among people born in 1894, Bevil Rudd ranks 193Before him are Billy Bishop, Gunnar Sköld, Mahmud Taymur, Paul Peter Meouchi, Heikki Liimatainen, and Tay Garnett. After him are Bill Johnston, Jean Debucourt, Arthur Freed, August Dvorak, Corinne Griffith, and Pelageya Shajn. Among people deceased in 1948, Bevil Rudd ranks 136Before him are Zhu Ziqing, Alfredo Baldomir, Sylvanus Morley, Alice Salomon, Harry Brearley, and Constantin Angelescu. After him are Mickey Marcus, Gustav Schuft, Manuel Arce y Ochotorena, Pencho Zlatev, Malcolm Campbell, and D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson.

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In South Africa

Among people born in South Africa, Bevil Rudd ranks 104 out of 374Before him are Goodwill Zwelithini (1948), Rudolph Lewis (1887), Louis Raymond (1895), Jim Fouché (1898), Mark Shuttleworth (1973), and Phil Ramone (1934). After him are Hugh Masekela (1939), Pik Botha (1932), Devdas Gandhi (1900), John Kani (1943), Denis Goldberg (1933), and Roger Michell (1956).

Among ATHLETES In South Africa

Among athletes born in South Africa, Bevil Rudd ranks 5Before him are Oscar Pistorius (1986), Esther Brand (1922), Reggie Walker (1889), and Sid Atkinson (1901). After him are Marjorie Clark (1909), Caster Semenya (1991), Christian Gitsham (1888), Lawrence Stevens (1913), Clarence Walker (1898), Lillian Board (1948), and Zola Budd (1966).