William Gilmore

1895 - 1969

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William Evans Garrett Gilmore (February 16, 1895 – December 5, 1969), sometimes known as Garrett Gilmore, was an American rower. He won a silver medal in the single sculls at the 1924 Summer Olympics and a gold in double sculls at the 1932 Games. Gilmore served in the U.S. Army during World War I. He took up rowing in 1919 at the Bachelors Barge Club in Philadelphia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William Gilmore has received more than 5,648 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. William Gilmore is the 2,219th most popular athlete, the 12,174th most popular biography from United States and the 384th most popular American Athlete.

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Among athletes, William Gilmore ranks 2,219 out of 6,025Before him are Charles Manring, Benny Brown, Svetla Otsetova, Rusty Wailes, Nobutaka Taguchi, and Torben Grael. After him are Arto Härkönen, Jon Drummond, Robert Stangland, Dean Crawford, Pertti Purhonen, and Martha Hudson.

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Among people born in 1895, William Gilmore ranks 305Before him are Adam Papée, Louise Fazenda, William Boyd, Yellapragada Subbarow, Sylvia Lance Harper, and Wanda Hawley. After him are Malik Ghulam Muhammad, Richard Cushing, Beattie Ramsay, William Grant Still, Rex Ingram, and Dorothy Davenport. Among people deceased in 1969, William Gilmore ranks 245Before him are Pauline Bush, Alan Mowbray, Martita Hunt, Miles Malleson, Harley Earl, and Jimmy McHugh. After him are Frank Loesser, Rex Ingram, George "Gabby" Hayes, Cyril Slater, Josh White, and Rod La Rocque.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, William Gilmore ranks 12,174 out of 20,380Before him are Patty McCormack (1945), Paula Cole (1968), John Shelby Spong (1931), Rusty Wailes (1926), Michele Bachmann (1956), and James van Hoften (1944). After him are Willa Fitzgerald (1991), David Darling (1941), Ross Marquand (1981), Al Hirschfeld (1903), Arielle Kebbel (1985), and Barbara Anderson (1945).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, William Gilmore ranks 384Before him are Daniel Frank (1882), Kenny Roberts Jr. (1973), David Goggins (1975), Charles Manring (1929), Benny Brown (1953), and Rusty Wailes (1926). After him are Jon Drummond (1968), Robert Stangland (1881), Martha Hudson (1939), Mack Robinson (1914), Dwight Phillips (1977), and Ken Myers (1896).