Wyndham Halswelle

1882 - 1915

Wyndham Halswelle

Wyndham Halswelle (30 May 1882 – 31 March 1915) was a British athlete. He won the controversial 400 m race at the 1908 Summer Olympics, becoming the only athlete to win an Olympic title by a walkover. Halswelle was also an infantry officer who served in the Second Boer War and World War I. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wyndham Halswelle has received more than 40,330 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 442nd most popular athlete.

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  • 15

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  • 2.10

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Among athletes, Wyndham Halswelle ranks 445 out of 2,090Before her are Bill Holland, Leonid Spirin, Piero D'Inzeo, František Janda-Suk, Rafer Johnson, and Guy Butler. After her are Maria Mutola, John Akii-Bua, Harry Porter, Frank Loomis, Ondina Valla, and Leo Sexton.

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Among people born in 1882, Wyndham Halswelle ranks 169Before her are Wyndham Lewis, Edwin Barclay, Mykolas Biržiška, Juan Guevara, Eric Gill, and Leonard Meredith. After her are Benjamin Jones, Harry Porter, Purushottam Das Tandon, Henri Anspach, Harry Myers, and Edward Van Sloan. Among people deceased in 1915, Wyndham Halswelle ranks 73Before her are Guillermo Billinghurst, Ferdinand Sarrien, Karol Olszewski, Charles Walter De Vis, Antonio Flores Jijón, and Daniel Giraud Elliot. After her are George Nares, Nikolay Umov, Charles Tupper, Keir Hardie, Marcelo Azcárraga Palmero, and John Bunny.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Wyndham Halswelle ranks 3,101 out of 5,347Before her are Reginald Innes Pocock (1863), John Ireland (1879), Danny Blanchflower (1926), Dan Stevens (1982), Guy Butler (null), and David Dunbar Buick (1854). After her are Jack Straw (1946), Benjamin Jones (1882), Paul Simonon (1955), Alan Ball Jr. (1945), Jonathan Coe (1961), and John Wilbye (1574).

Among ATHLETES In United Kingdom

Among athletes born in United Kingdom, Wyndham Halswelle ranks 20Before her are Jonathan Edwards (1966), Dorian Yates (1962), Edwin Flack (1873), John Ainsworth-Davis (1895), Norman Read (1931), and Guy Butler (null). After her are Victor d'Arcy (1887), Gordon Pirie (1931), Dorothy Tyler-Odam (1920), Jack Beresford (1899), David Cecil, 6th Marquess of Exeter (1905), and Steve Ovett (1955).