Dallas Long

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Dallas Long

Dallas Crutcher Long (born June 13, 1940) is a retired American track and field athlete, who mostly competed in the shot put. Between 1959 and 1964 he set six official and five unofficial world records. His first was at the 1959 Santa Barbara Easter Relays, the last in 1964 in the USA vs USSR dual meet. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dallas Long has received more than 26,021 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 583rd most popular athlete.

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  • 19

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  • 4.90

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  • 2.54

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among athletes, Dallas Long ranks 586 out of 2,090Before him are Roman Šebrle, Jüri Tamm, Kaisa Mäkäräinen, Petra Felke, Anders Gärderud, and Monika Zehrt. After him are Pekka Vasala, Robert Emmiyan, Frederick Schule, Yiannis Kouros, Bobbie Rosenfeld, and Galina Gorokhova.

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Among people born in 1940, Dallas Long ranks 332Before him are Donna Mills, S. R. Srinivasa Varadhan, John Lewis, John Warnock, Wolfgang Paul, and Patrick Leahy. After him are Dave DeBusschere, Joe South, Kenneth Clarke, Mariette Hartley, Ellie Greenwich, and Gary Kurtz.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dallas Long ranks 6,998 out of 12,171Before him are Herbert Friedman (1916), John Marin (1870), David Koepp (1963), Haley Lu Richardson (1995), Ed Helms (1974), and Robert Tarjan (1948). After him are Johnny Unitas (1933), Natasha Lyonne (1979), Lester Bird (1938), Taylor Schilling (1984), Margaret Geller (1947), and Paul Bostaph (1964).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Dallas Long ranks 123Before him are Evelyn Ashford (1957), Lee Calhoun (1933), Bud Houser (1901), Louis Clarke (1901), Tommy Kono (1930), and Larry James (1947). After him are Frederick Schule (1879), Calvin Smith (1961), Bill Nieder (null), Billy Mills (1938), Edith McGuire (1944), and Dave Wottle (1950).