Ed Hamm

1906 - 1982

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Edward "Ed" Barton Hamm (April 13, 1906 – June 25, 1982) was an American athlete, who won the gold medal in the long jump at the 1928 Summer Olympics held in Amsterdam, Netherlands, becoming the first Arkansan to win a gold medal. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ed Hamm has received more than 17,564 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Ed Hamm is the 742nd most popular athlete, the 8,264th most popular biography from United States and the 153rd most popular American Athlete.

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Among athletes, Ed Hamm ranks 742 out of 3,055Before him are Nikolai Gorbachev, Hildegard Falck, Mahmoud Fayad, Fred Alderman, Amelia Piccinini, and Tim Ahearne. After him are Eric Carlberg, Grigory Mkrtychan, Finn Pedersen, Paul Tergat, Ingrid Auerswald, and Angéla Németh.

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Among people born in 1906, Ed Hamm ranks 292Before him are Harry Hopman, Betty Bronson, Ludwig Lachmann, Clark Clifford, Ödön Zombori, and Hiram Fong. After him are Meindert DeJong, Anšlavs Eglītis, René Fernández, Toni Ulmen, Irving Jaffee, and Vincent Sherman. Among people deceased in 1982, Ed Hamm ranks 211Before him are Vitaly Daraselia, Kim Duk-koo, BP Koirala, Marty Robbins, Hugh Marlowe, and Max de Terra. After him are Reta Shaw, Paul Lynde, Kenneth Rexroth, Gopal Swarup Pathak, Dorothy Round, and Celia Johnson.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ed Hamm ranks 8,264 out of 15,968Before him are Bob Orton Jr. (1950), James M. Cox (1870), Alison Sudol (1984), Kid Rock (1971), Michael Steele (1955), and Richard Rush (1929). After him are Alex Borstein (1971), Marvin Heemeyer (1951), Erykah Badu (1971), Scott Baio (1960), Anne Gwynne (1918), and Karl Taylor Compton (1887).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Ed Hamm ranks 153Before him are Edward Lindberg (1886), Paul Drayton (1939), Frederick Schule (1879), Louis Abell (1884), George Finnegan (1881), and Fred Alderman (1905). After him are Billy Mills (1938), Glenn Hardin (1910), Barbara Jones (1937), Morgan Taylor (1903), Phil Heath (1979), and Sabin Carr (1904).