Harold Abrahams

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Harold Abrahams
Harold Abrahams 1921.jpg
Harold Abrahams in 1921
Personal information
Full nameHarold Maurice Abrahams
NationalityBreetish
Born15 December 1899(1899-12-15)
Bedford, Bedfordshire, Ingland
Dee'd14 Januar 1978(1978-01-14) (aged 78)
Enfield, Lunnon, Ingland
Alma materCambridge Varsity
ThriftLawyer, jurnalist
Hicht6 ft 0 in (183 cm)[1]
Wecht165 lb (75 kg)[1]
Spoose(s)Sybil Evers (m. 1936; d. 1963)
Sport
KintraGreat Breetain
SportTrack an field
Event(s)100–400 m, lang jimp
Varsity teamCambridge University Athletics Club
Coached biSam Mussabini
Achievements an teetles
Personal best(s)100 yd – 9.9 (1924)
100 m – 10.6 (1924)
200 m – 21.9 (1924)
440y – 50.8 (1923)
LJ – 7.38 m (1924)[1][2]

Harold Maurice Abrahams, CBE (15 December 1899 – 14 Januar 1978)[3] wis an Inglis track an field athlete. He wis Olympic champion in 1924 in the 100 metres sprent, a feat depictit in the 1981 movie Chariots of Fire.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Harold Abrahams. sports-reference.com
  2. Harold Abrahams. trackfield.brinkster.net
  3. Kebric, Robert B (2002) [1992]. Dawson, Dawn P (ed.). Great Athletes. 1 (Revised ed.). Salem Press. pp. 11–13. ISBN 1-58765-008-8.