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 fo...
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 ran a 4-minute mile after experts said for years that it was
impossible. Within a year after he did it, so did 24 others. The reason? Certainty.
The shoes Sir Roger Bannister wore when he ran the first sub-4 minute Mile will
..... OXFORD - This weekend sees the anniversary of perhaps the most famous ...
Roger Bannister, a 25-year-old British medical student, becomes the first man to
run a mile in less than four minutes.
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 ...
In 1953, Roger Bannister saw an opportunity at an athletic meeting between ...
When interviewed 50 years after the famous four minute mile, Bannister was ...
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 4, 2012 ... Roger Bannister was born in Harrow, Middlesex, England. He began school in a
suburb of London, where he early showed a talent for running.