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Frank Loomis

1896 - 1971

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Frank Farmer Loomis Jr. (August 22, 1896 – April 4, 1971) was an American athlete, winner of 400 m hurdles at the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp. His brother, Jo Gilbert Loomis, was a substitute sprinter at the same Olympics.Loomis went to school in Evanston until 1914. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frank Loomis has received more than 21,654 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Frank Loomis is the 360th most popular athlete (up from 478th in 2019), the 5,854th most popular biography from United States (up from 6,622nd in 2019) and the 78th most popular American Athlete.

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Among athletes, Frank Loomis ranks 360 out of 3,059Before him are Vera Nikolić, Herma Bauma, Henry Russell, Asafa Powell, John Thomas, and Martin Lundström. After him are Nawal El Moutawakel, Allen Woodring, Ioannis Theodoropoulos, Gösta Andersson, Panagiotis Paraskevopoulos, and Nick Winter.

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Among people born in 1896, Frank Loomis ranks 169Before him are Steponas Darius, William Gopallawa, Ivan Merz, Jaromír Weinberger, Roger Sessions, and Fritz Julius Kuhn. After him are Friedrich Waismann, Brock Chisholm, Gerhard Fieseler, Lado Gudiashvili, Carlos P. Garcia, and Edvin Wide. Among people deceased in 1971, Frank Loomis ranks 139Before him are Rockwell Kent, Fuad Abdurahmanov, Friedebert Tuglas, Heinz Hopf, Étienne Gailly, and Armando Picchi. After him are Brock Chisholm, Billy Gilbert, Carlos P. Garcia, Jacques Ochs, Jean Vilar, and Juhan Smuul.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Frank Loomis ranks 5,854 out of 18,182Before him are Vance D. Brand (1931), Joshua Bell (1967), Paul Arizin (1928), Liao Zhongkai (1877), Vincent Pastore (1946), and Lee Pace (1979). After him are Cardi B (1992), Harry Davenport (1866), Sandra Bernhard (1955), Julia Stiles (1981), Gayle Rubin (1949), and Allen Woodring (1898).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Frank Loomis ranks 78Before him are Mel Sheppard (1883), Charles Moore (1929), Eddie Tolan (1908), Tyson Gay (1982), Henry Russell (1904), and John Thomas (1941). After him are Allen Woodring (1898), Honus Wagner (1874), Frank Foss (1895), Bobby Morrow (1935), Bud Houser (1901), and Lindy Remigino (1931).