Herbert Jamison

1875 - 1938

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Herbert Brotherson Jamison (September 17, 1875 – June 22, 1938) was an American sprinter who won a silver medal in the 400 m at the 1896 Summer Olympics. His favorite event, 200 m, was not yet part of the Olympics.In 1897 Jamison graduated from Princeton University and joined the family business in agriculture. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Herbert Jamison has received more than 17,573 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Herbert Jamison is the 466th most popular athlete (down from 389th in 2019), the 6,566th most popular biography from United States (down from 5,435th in 2019) and the 97th most popular American Athlete.

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Among athletes, Herbert Jamison ranks 466 out of 3,055Before him are Konrad Stäheli, Albert Gutterson, Eric Backman, Axel Norling, Harald Grønningen, and Gunnar Sköld. After him are Gabriele Reinsch, Ingrid Kristiansen, William Petersson, Mate Trojanović, Glenn Morris, and Ken Carpenter.

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Among people born in 1875, Herbert Jamison ranks 130Before him are Adolfo Díaz, Federico Laredo Brú, Giuseppe Vitali, Eugene Lanceray, Sigurður Eggerz, and Alexandros Diomidis. After him are Matt McGrath, Stanislav Kostka Neumann, Alexei Ivanovich Abrikosov, Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, Marmaduke Pickthall, and Andreas Michalakopoulos. Among people deceased in 1938, Herbert Jamison ranks 150Before him are Edward M. House, Harvey S. Firestone, Grey Owl, Pearl White, John Jacob Abel, and Steve Bloomer. After him are José Luis Tejada Sorzano, Harry Myers, Ricardo Samper, Ekaterine Gabashvili, Alma Gluck, and John Kunkel Small.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Herbert Jamison ranks 6,566 out of 15,968Before him are Daniel Quillen (1940), June Gable (1945), Evan Peters (1987), Bill Black (1926), James Dashner (1972), and Scott Columbus (1956). After him are Noah Emmerich (1965), Julian Castro (1974), Ken Davitian (1953), Lewis Binford (1932), Sylvia Rivera (1951), and Peter H. Gilmore (1958).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Herbert Jamison ranks 97Before him are Morris Kirksey (1895), Marc Wright (1890), Archie Williams (1915), Bill Holland (1874), Cornelius Johnson (1913), and Albert Gutterson (1887). After him are Glenn Morris (1912), Ken Carpenter (1913), Harry Babcock (1890), Frank Irons (1886), Frank Loomis (1896), and James Quinn (1906).