Billy mills time in the 1964 Olympics?
In the 10,000 meter run at the 1964 Games in Tokyo he ran 28 minutes, 24.4 seconds to win gold.
Mills also ran the marathon at the 1964 Games and finished 14th in a time of 2 hours, 22 minutes, 55.4 seconds.
Wilma Rudolph's automatic timed world record in the 100 meter dash, 11.41 seconds set at the 1960 Olympics in Rome, was bettered by Wyomia Tyus at 11.23 seconds at the 1964 Olympics in Tokyo. She had run faster times but those races were not automatically timed. Her best 100 meter dash time was a hand timed 11.2 set at a meet in Stuttgart in 1961. Wilma's automatic timed world record in the 200 meter dash…
That was Paris, France - 1900 and 1924. Other cities to have held the Olympics twice: Summer Olympics - Athens - 1896 and 2004 Los Angeles - 1932 and 1984 London - 1908 and 1948 (will host the Olympics for a 3rd time in 2012) Stockholm - 1912 and 1956 (Melbourne was the 'host' city for the 1956 Games but all equestrian events were held in Stockholm) Winter Olympics - St. Moritz - 1928 and…
In 1964, Billy Bryan played in 93 games, all for the Kansas City Athletics, and batting in all of them. He had 220 at bats, getting 53 hits, for a .241 batting average, with 2 sacrifice hits, 2 sacrifice flies, and 36 runs batted in. He was walked 16 times, 1 time intentionally. He struck out 69 times. He hit 9 doubles, 2 triples, and 13 home runs.
In 1964, Billy Cowan played in 139 games, all for the Chicago Cubs, and batting in all of them. He had 497 at bats, getting 120 hits, for a .241 batting average, with 2 sacrifice hits, 2 sacrifice flies, and 50 runs batted in. He was walked 18 times, 5 times intentionally, and was hit by the pitch 1 time. He struck out 128 times. He hit 16 doubles, 4 triples, and 19 home runs.