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Jack Beresford

1899 - 1977

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Jack Beresford, CBE (1 January 1899 – 3 December 1977), born Jack Beresford-Wiszniewski, was a British rower who won five medals at five Olympic Games in succession. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jack Beresford has received more than 56,710 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Jack Beresford is the 1,293rd most popular athlete (down from 840th in 2019), the 4,856th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,359th in 2019) and the 43rd most popular British Athlete.

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Among athletes, Jack Beresford ranks 1,293 out of 3,059Before him are Norman Taber, Ria Stalman, Kálmán Markovits, German Sveshnikov, Yevgeny Maskinskov, and Medea Jugeli. After him are Basil Heatley, Zhu Jianhua, Kajsa Bergqvist, Gustaf Rosenquist, Loren Murchison, and Richard Murphy.

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Among people born in 1899, Jack Beresford ranks 258Before him are Madge Bellamy, Salomon Bochner, Sleepy John Estes, Esna Boyd, Bart McGhee, and Edward Charles Titchmarsh. After him are Kazimierz Laskowski, Glenn Strange, Aline MacMahon, Marie Mosquini, Jimmie Davis, and Paul Kelly. Among people deceased in 1977, Jack Beresford ranks 229Before him are Billy Gonsalves, Betty Taylor, Pauline Starke, Sleepy John Estes, Paulo d'Eça Leal, and József Várszegi. After him are Jean Capelle, Andy Auld, Sonja Åkesson, Guy Lombardo, Richard Carlson, and Freddie Prinze.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jack Beresford ranks 4,856 out of 7,765Before him are Peter Taylor (1928), Rebecca Solomon (1832), Lionel Jeffries (1926), Alan Pardew (1961), Redvers Buller (1839), and China Miéville (1972). After him are Adela Pankhurst (1885), Basil Heatley (1933), James Larkin (1876), Ronald Stretton (1930), Joe Cornish (1968), and Stanley Sadie (1930).

Among ATHLETES In United Kingdom

Among athletes born in United Kingdom, Jack Beresford ranks 43Before him are Jayne Torvill (1957), Tom Richards (1910), Gordon Pirie (1931), Audrey Williamson (1926), Stan Vickers (1932), and Nancy Mackay (1922). After him are Basil Heatley (1933), Sheila Lerwill (1928), Ken Matthews (1934), Steve Redgrave (1962), Harold Whitlock (1903), and Douglas Lowe (1902).