Earle Meadows

1913 - 1992

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Earle Elmer Meadows (June 29, 1913 – November 11, 1992) was an American pole vaulter who won a gold medal at the 1936 Olympics. His winning vault is featured in Leni Riefenstahl's film Olympia. Meadows had a long rivalry with Bill Sefton, his teammate from the University of Southern California. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Earle Meadows has received more than 21,997 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Earle Meadows is the 515th most popular athlete (down from 411th in 2019), the 6,845th most popular biography from United States and the 112th most popular American Athlete.

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Among athletes, Earle Meadows ranks 515 out of 3,055Before her are Gunnar Lindström, Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Leo Sexton, Wilson Kipketer, Olav Sunde, and Martina Hellmann. After her are Doina Melinte, Zoltán Horváth, Nick Winter, Roelof Klein, Klaus Dibiasi, and Henry Petersen.

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Among people born in 1913, Earle Meadows ranks 240Before her are Ólafur Jóhannesson, Oscar Alfredo Gálvez, Ken Carpenter, Andre DeToth, Walter Winterbottom, and Giovanni Valetti. After her are Hans Schwartz, Ulderico Sergo, Marc Davis, Jean Capelle, Hilda Gobbi, and Giorgio Bocchino. Among people deceased in 1992, Earle Meadows ranks 179Before her are George Adams, Silviu Bindea, Lazăr Sfera, Joseph Arthur Ankrah, Bep van Klaveren, and Russinho. After her are William Schuman, Sidney Nolan, Luis Alcoriza, Georges Beuchat, Ronnie Bucknum, and Kathleen McKane Godfree.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Earle Meadows ranks 6,845 out of 15,968Before her are Ryan White (1971), William L. Marcy (1786), Douglas Trumbull (1942), Eddie Rickenbacker (1890), Jimmy Miller (1942), and Carol Kaye (1935). After her are Oliver Hazard Perry (1785), Jessica Jaymes (1979), Eve Ensler (1953), George Moscone (1929), Richard DeVos (1926), and Adam Darius (1930).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Earle Meadows ranks 112Before her are Max Emmerich (1879), Nate Brooks (1933), Dallas Long (1940), Mel Patton (1924), Jackie Joyner-Kersee (1962), and Leo Sexton (1909). After her are Louis Wilkins (1882), Bill Carr (1909), Charles Bacon (1885), Mildred McDaniel (1933), Justin Gatlin (1982), and Pat McCormick (1930).