Glenn Morris

1912 - 1974

Glenn Morris

Glenn Edgar Morris (June 18, 1912 – January 31, 1974) was a U.S. track and field athlete. He won a gold medal in the Olympic decathlon in 1936, setting new world and Olympic records. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Glenn Morris has received more than 62,208 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 345th most popular athlete.

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  • 46.08

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  • 20

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  • 4.94

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  • 2.54

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Among athletes, Glenn Morris ranks 346 out of 2,090Before him are Kenenisa Bekele, Vilho Tuulos, Angéla Németh, Marlies Göhr, Glenn Davis, and Harry Babcock. After him are Hans Jacob Nielsen, Frank Foss, Hicham El Guerrouj, Blanka Vlašić, Ivan Gubijan, and Władysław Komar.

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Among people born in 1912, Glenn Morris ranks 211Before him are Jaroslav Bouček, Hércules de Miranda, Laurean Rugambwa, Paul Janes, Alfred Aston, and Otto Siffling. After him are Ben Hogan, Conlon Nancarrow, John Templeton, Tadashi Imai, Gordon Parks, and Leonardo Cilaurren. Among people deceased in 1974, Glenn Morris ranks 125Before him are Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman, Marie Luise Kaschnitz, Anna Q. Nilsson, Eduardo Santos, Emil Väre, and Ned Maddrell. After him are Carl Spaatz, Clyde Cowan, Rashid Nezhmetdinov, Edward Platt, Kostas Varnalis, and Jack Benny.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Glenn Morris ranks 5,049 out of 12,171Before him are Shawn Wayans (1971), Glenn Davis (1934), Harry Babcock (1890), Black Kettle (null), Donna Tartt (1963), and Ward Bond (1903). After him are John Roberts (1955), John Corbett (1961), Nellie Tayloe Ross (1876), Skip James (1902), Stanley Williams (1953), and Jason Segel (1980).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Glenn Morris ranks 70Before him are Henry Carr (1941), Harry Stenqvist (1893), Mel Patton (1924), Jim Lightbody (1882), Glenn Davis (1934), and Harry Babcock (1890). After him are Frank Foss (1895), Albert Gutterson (1887), Lewis Sheldon (1874), Justin Gatlin (1982), Ted Meredith (1891), and John Thomas (1941).