Walter Tewksbury

1876 - 1968

Walter Tewksbury

Walter Beardsley Tewksbury (March 21, 1876 – April 24, 1968), was an American track and field athlete. At the 1900 Summer Olympics, he won five medals, including two golds. Born in Ashley, Pennsylvania, Tewksbury studied for a dental degree at the University of Pennsylvania, graduating in 1899. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Walter Tewksbury has received more than 27,591 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 165th most popular athlete.

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Among athletes, Walter Tewksbury ranks 165 out of 2,090Before him are Gert Fredriksson, Silvio Cator, Gyula Zsivótzky, Charles Dvorak, Kipchoge Keino, and Michael Johnson. After him are Faina Melnik, Harry Hillman, Gisela Mauermayer, Francisco Lázaro, Georgios Roubanis, and Micheline Ostermeyer.

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Among people born in 1876, Walter Tewksbury ranks 98Before him are Ahmad Qavam, Hippolyte Aucouturier, Mack Swain, Pantelis Karasevdas, Sibilla Aleramo, and Maurice Tourneur. After him are Aaron Aaronsohn, Sotirios Versis, Alaiza Pashkevich, Willem Hendrik Keesom, Ivane Javakhishvili, and Stephanos Christopoulos. Among people deceased in 1968, Walter Tewksbury ranks 101Before him are Robert Z. Leonard, Ramon Novarro, Khuang Aphaiwong, Toivo Mikael Kivimäki, Anthony Asquith, and Little Walter. After him are Jón Leifs, George Hackenschmidt, Fedde Schurer, Eben Dönges, Norman Brookes, and Mae Marsh.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Walter Tewksbury ranks 3,608 out of 12,171Before him are Robert Stack (1919), Frank Serpico (1936), Alice Brady (1892), George Newbold Lawrence (1806), David Bryan (1962), and Mira Sorvino (1967). After him are Gregory Jarvis (1944), Alexandra Daddario (1986), Harry Hillman (1881), Dee Snider (1955), John DeLorean (1925), and Margaret Sullavan (1909).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Walter Tewksbury ranks 37Before him are Frank Jarvis (1878), Edwin Moses (1955), Platt Adams (1885), Maxie Long (1878), Charles Dvorak (1878), and Michael Johnson (1967). After him are Harry Hillman (1881), Ralph Boston (1939), Lee Haney (1959), John Carlos (1945), Harrison Dillard (1923), and Albert Tyler (1872).