Thomas Hicks

1876 - 1952

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Thomas John Hicks (January 11, 1876 – January 28, 1952) was an American track and field athlete. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Hicks has received more than 21,438 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Thomas Hicks is the 50th most popular athlete (up from 82nd in 2019), the 1,434th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,675th in 2019) and the most popular British Athlete.

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Among athletes, Thomas Hicks ranks 50 out of 3,055Before him are Tommie Smith, Ville Ritola, Shizo Kanakuri, Frank Zane, Larry Scott, and Florence Griffith Joyner. After him are Mark Phillips, Parry O'Brien, Hans Woellke, Eric Liddell, Fritz Hofmann, and Francisco Lázaro.

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Among people born in 1876, Thomas Hicks ranks 65Before him are Arthur Moeller van den Bruck, William Ernest, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, Tomáš Baťa, Tatyana Afanasyeva, Joseph Meister, and Paul Masson. After him are Nicola Romeo, Ettore Bastico, Viktor Kaplan, André Tardieu, Roman Malinovsky, and Vladimir Nazor. Among people deceased in 1952, Thomas Hicks ranks 45Before him are Pedro Lascuráin, Luigi Fagioli, Johan Nygaardsvold, Kenwa Mabuni, Otto Dietrich, and Kurt Schumacher. After him are Bernard Lyot, Viktor Chernov, Albert Forster, Hans Kramers, Michael Rostovtzeff, and Albert, 8th Prince of Thurn and Taxis.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Thomas Hicks ranks 1,434 out of 6,924Before him are Steven Runciman (1903), Arthur Machen (1863), William George Horner (1786), Evelyn De Morgan (1855), Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex (1565), and George Stubbs (1724). After him are John Eliot Gardiner (1943), Keith O'Brien (1938), J. Lee Thompson (1914), Norman Lockyer (1836), Donovan (1946), and John Nelson Darby (1800).

Among ATHLETES In United Kingdom

Among athletes born in United Kingdom, Thomas Hicks ranks 1After him are Mark Phillips (1948), Robert Hichens (1882), Sebastian Coe (1956), Harold Abrahams (1899), Roger Bannister (1929), George S. Robertson (1872), Ken McArthur (1881), Alfred Tysoe (1874), Robert Kerr (1882), Dorian Yates (1962), and Arthur Russell (1886).