Morris Kirksey

1895 - 1981

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Morris Marshall Kirksey (September 13, 1895 – November 25, 1981) was an American track and field athlete and rugby union footballer who won two gold medals at the 1920 Summer Olympics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Morris Kirksey has received more than 19,969 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Morris Kirksey is the 426th most popular athlete (up from 559th in 2019), the 6,339th most popular biography from United States (up from 6,806th in 2019) and the 92nd most popular American Athlete.

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Among athletes, Morris Kirksey ranks 426 out of 3,055Before him are Manuel Plaza, Eliud Kipchoge, Maurice Schilles, Vilho Tuulos, Birgit Fischer, and Edwin Flack. After him are Ivanka Khristova, Aleksandr Baryshnikov, Eero Lehtonen, Rune Larsson, Ulf Timmermann, and Frank Shorter.

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Among people born in 1895, Morris Kirksey ranks 193Before him are José Bergamín, Bert Lahr, Hertha Sponer, Frank Foss, Jan Burgers, and Vilho Tuulos. After him are Paavo Johansson, Ben Sharpsteen, Karel Koželuh, William Petersson, Leo Ornstein, and Alfredo Zibechi. Among people deceased in 1981, Morris Kirksey ranks 162Before him are Bob Hite, Mary Lou Williams, Álvaro Cunqueiro, Mikhail Zharov, László Raffinsky, and Jan Burgers. After him are Chief Dan George, Donald Wills Douglas Sr., Antonio Suárez, Hermann Pilnik, Stanisław Mazur, and Leonard Howell.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Morris Kirksey ranks 6,339 out of 15,968Before him are Topher Grace (1978), Nathan East (1955), Oscar Pettiford (1922), K. C. Jones (1932), Lillian Disney (1899), and Emily Donelson (1807). After him are Junior Wells (1934), Michael Rosenbaum (1972), Jonathan Pollard (1954), Fats Navarro (1923), Harold Brown (1927), and Marilyn Ferguson (1938).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Morris Kirksey ranks 92Before him are Ray Barbuti (1905), Lindy Remigino (1931), Lewis Sheldon (1874), Marcus Hurley (1883), Frank Foss (1895), and Wilhelmina von Bremen (1909). After him are Marc Wright (1890), Archie Williams (1915), Bill Holland (1874), Cornelius Johnson (1913), Albert Gutterson (1887), and Herbert Jamison (1875).