Sir Roger Gilbert Bannister CBE (born 23 March 1929) is an English former
middle-distance ..... Bannister, arguably the most famous record-setter in the mile,
is also the man who held the record for...
On this day in History, Roger Bannister breaks four-minutes mile on May 06,
1954. ... famous barrier, the four-minute mile, a feat many believed to be
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Dec 18, 2012 ... Nearly sixty years on and still one of the most iconic sporting moments in history,
Bannister had intended to retire after the 1952 Olympics,but ...
Roger Bannister. 1929-. English track and field athlete. In 1954, Roger Bannister
became the first person to run a mile in under four minutes. A noted British ...
Sir Roger Gilbert Bannister, CBE is a former English athlete, academic and
neurologist. He is famous as the athlete who ran the first sub-four-minute-mile.
Jun 7, 2002 ... (Sir Roger Bannister was first interviewed by the American Academy of ... Let's
talk about your famous race on May 6, 1954, when you broke the ...
Apr 5, 2014 ... Sir Roger Bannister was the first man to run a mile in under four minutes. Up until
he did it in 1954, most people thought the four-minute mark ...
Roger Bannister, a 25-year-old British medical student, becomes the first man to
run a mile in less than four minutes.
The track announcer on the day of Roger Bannister's famous run was Norris
McWhirter, later a founding editor of The Guinness Book of World Records.
Roger Bannister's name is synonymous with the four-minute mile. .... Now world-
famous, Bannister had to deal with the fall-out from his four-minute mile: a flurry ...