Fred Alderman

1905 - 1998

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Frederick Pitt "Fred" Alderman (June 24, 1905 – September 15, 1998) was an American sprint runner who won a gold medal in 4 × 400 m relay at the 1928 Summer Olympics. He also won the NCAA Championships in 100 yd (91 m) and 220 yd (200 m) and IC4A Championships in 440 yd (400 m) in 1927.At the 1928 Olympic trials Alderman set his personal best in the 400 m at 48.0 seconds, but did much worse at the Games, at estimated 49.4 s. He was a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon while at Michigan State College. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fred Alderman has received more than 15,469 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Fred Alderman is the 739th most popular athlete, the 8,238th most popular biography from United States and the 152nd most popular American Athlete.

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Among athletes, Fred Alderman ranks 739 out of 3,055Before him are Lyudmila Kondratyeva, László Fábián, Petra Felke, Nikolai Gorbachev, Hildegard Falck, and Mahmoud Fayad. After him are Amelia Piccinini, Tim Ahearne, Ed Hamm, Eric Carlberg, Grigory Mkrtychan, and Finn Pedersen.

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Among people born in 1905, Fred Alderman ranks 288Before him are Jack Teagarden, D. R. Kaprekar, Isaac Kashdan, Chick Webb, Gerrit Achterberg, and Andy Devine. After him are Georges Grignard, Sterling Holloway, Óscar Bonfiglio, Helen Sawyer Hogg, Antal Kocsis, and Tommy Flowers. Among people deceased in 1998, Fred Alderman ranks 218Before him are Persis Khambatta, Jeanette Nolan, Eldridge Cleaver, Charles Sibley, Clark Clifford, and Max Streibl. After him are John Pulman, Tadeusz Ślusarski, Jane Bell, Valerie Hobson, Louis Chaillot, and Justin Fashanu.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Fred Alderman ranks 8,238 out of 15,968Before him are Peter Segal (1962), Maxfield Parrish (1870), Lindsay Davenport (1976), Billy Brown (1970), Patti Austin (1950), and Richard Cheese (1965). After him are Annette Funicello (1942), Adina Porter (1971), Amy Yasbeck (1962), John Henninger Reagan (1818), Benjamin Orr (1947), and Amanda Lepore (1967).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Fred Alderman ranks 152Before him are Louis Clarke (1901), Edward Lindberg (1886), Paul Drayton (1939), Frederick Schule (1879), Louis Abell (1884), and George Finnegan (1881). After him are Ed Hamm (1906), Billy Mills (1938), Glenn Hardin (1910), Barbara Jones (1937), Morgan Taylor (1903), and Phil Heath (1979).