Lloyd La Beach

1922 - 1999

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Lloyd Barrington La Beach (June 28, 1922 – February 19, 1999) was a sprinter from Panama, who won two bronze medals during the 1948 Summer Olympics, the first Olympic medals for Panama and for Central America. He also competed in the long jump. In the 100 meters, he finished behind Harrison Dillard and Barney Ewell for third place, ahead of favorite Mel Patton.Born in Panama City, his parents were Jamaican immigrants. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lloyd La Beach has received more than 18,612 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Lloyd La Beach is the 568th most popular athlete (down from 386th in 2019), the 26th most popular biography from Panama (down from 22nd in 2019) and the most popular Panamanian Athlete.

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Among athletes, Lloyd La Beach ranks 568 out of 3,055Before him are Charles Bennett, Bohumil Němeček, Bob Hayes, Bärbel Wöckel, George Goulding, and Heide Rosendahl. After him are Márta Rudas, Yvette Williams, Albert Zürner, Heinz Fütterer, Harold Osborn, and Martin Lauer.

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Among people born in 1922, Lloyd La Beach ranks 290Before him are Ali Akbar Khan, Kathryn Grayson, Ria Baran, Jim Pollard, Riccardo Carapellese, and Darren McGavin. After him are Frances Spence, Pauline Baynes, Mochtar Lubis, René Bader, Rudolf Illovszky, and Barbara Hale. Among people deceased in 1999, Lloyd La Beach ranks 193Before him are Giuseppe Delfino, Rick Danko, Ellen Corby, Nahum Stelmach, Humberto Fernández-Morán, and Paul-Émile de Souza. After him are Boris Kuznetsov, Gorilla Monsoon, Ruth Roman, Arturo Fernández Meyzán, Marie Kraja, and Basil Hume.

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In Panama

Among people born in Panama, Lloyd La Beach ranks 26 out of 59Before him are Jorge Dely Valdés (1967), Eric Arturo Delvalle (1937), Ernesto Pérez Balladares (1946), Martín Torrijos (1963), Jorge Illueca (1918), and Belisario Porras Barahona (1856). After him are Pablo Arosemena (1836), Julio Dely Valdés (1967), Mariano Rivera (1969), Alfredo Anderson (1978), Felipe Baloy (1981), and Irving Saladino (1983).

Among ATHLETES In Panama

Among athletes born in Panama, Lloyd La Beach ranks 1After him are Irving Saladino (1983) and Alonso Edward (1989).