Edward Cook

1888 - 1972

Edward Cook

Edward Tiffin Cook Sr. (November 27, 1888 – October 18, 1972) was an American athlete who shared the gold medal in the pole vault (with Alfred Gilbert) at the 1908 Summer Olympics.Cook was an all-around athlete and won the IC4A long jump title in 1908 and 1909, and the AAU pole vault title in 1907 and 1911. He graduated from Cornell University in 1910 and later became a farmer and director of the First National Bank in his native Chillicothe, Ohio. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edward Cook has received more than 6,959 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 244th most popular athlete.

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Among athletes, Edward Cook ranks 245 out of 2,090Before him are Jonni Myyrä, Karen Harup, August Nilsson, Bob King, Georg Åberg, and Jānis Daliņš. After him are Jean Shiley, Joanni Perronet, Delfo Cabrera, Vilhjálmur Einarsson, Toivo Loukola, and Charles Gmelin.

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Among people born in 1888, Edward Cook ranks 122Before him are Dan Andersson, Sydney Chapman, Frances Marion, Kan Kikuchi, Sophus Nielsen, and Marcel Jouhandeau. After him are Tom Phillips, Marie Rambert, Maxwell Anderson, Edith Evans, Ralph Hartley, and Charles Winslow. Among people deceased in 1972, Edward Cook ranks 118Before him are František Čáp, Gottfried Fuchs, Marianne Moore, Abraham Joshua Heschel, Maximus V of Constantinople, and Abeid Karume. After him are Roger Courtois, Meena Kumari, Oleksandr Korniychuk, Martim Mércio da Silveira, Prithviraj Kapoor, and Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Edward Cook ranks 4,221 out of 12,171Before him are Richard N. Frye (1920), Dakota Fanning (1994), Estelle Harris (1928), Leon Russell (1942), Gregg Allman (1947), and Roseanne Barr (1952). After him are Tomo Miličević (1979), Harriet Quimby (1875), Yusef Lateef (1920), Jean Shiley (1911), Jennifer Lee (1971), and Richard C. Sarafian (1930).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Edward Cook ranks 56Before him are Fred Kelly (1891), Ethel Catherwood (1908), Oliver Kirk (1884), Francis Lane (1874), Samuel Jones (1880), and Bob King (1906). After him are Jean Shiley (1911), William Porter (1926), Charles Bacon (1885), Lillian Copeland (1904), Jay Cutler (1973), and Johnny Hayes (1886).