Martha Hudson

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Martha B. Hudson (later Pennyman, born March 21, 1939) is a retired American sprinter. She won a gold medal in the 4 × 100 m relay at the 1960 Olympics, but failed to reach the final of the individual 100 m event. In 1959 she held the AAU indoor 100 yd title. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Martha Hudson has received more than 27,190 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Martha Hudson is the 2,225th most popular athlete (down from 2,082nd in 2019), the 12,199th most popular biography from United States (up from 13,730th in 2019) and the 387th most popular American Athlete.

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  • 2.20

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among athletes, Martha Hudson ranks 2,225 out of 6,025Before her are William Gilmore, Arto Härkönen, Jon Drummond, Robert Stangland, Dean Crawford, and Pertti Purhonen. After her are Mike Boit, Mack Robinson, Gert Blomé, Brigitte Wujak, Dwight Phillips, and Ken Myers.

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Among people born in 1939, Martha Hudson ranks 595Before her are Marit Paulsen, Yury Sharov, Ayi Kwei Armah, Neil Sloane, Hugo Villanueva, and Eddie Kendricks. After her are Stephen L. Adler, Barbara Bosson, Paul Nihill, Guillermo Ortiz, Lino Brocka, and France Nuyen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Martha Hudson ranks 12,199 out of 20,380Before her are Phil LaMarr (1967), Meagen Fay (1957), Richard Hofstadter (1916), Dorothy Ashby (1932), Mike James (1990), and Ralph Lewis (1872). After her are Derek Jeter (1974), Rosanne Cash (1955), Cara Williams (1925), Naomi Grossman (1975), Charles Ammi Cutter (1837), and Edwin Thompson Jaynes (1922).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Martha Hudson ranks 387Before her are Charles Manring (1929), Benny Brown (1953), Rusty Wailes (1926), William Gilmore (1895), Jon Drummond (1968), and Robert Stangland (1881). After her are Mack Robinson (1914), Dwight Phillips (1977), Ken Myers (1896), Louise Ritter (1958), Richard Stebbins (1945), and Duncan Gregg (1910).