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Who is Roger Bannister?

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Asked by amitava duttamajumdar, 23 Apr '12 01:04 pm
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An English athlete who participated in the Helsinki Olympics and a physician
Answered by Anil K Chugh, 23 Apr '12 02:12 pm

 
  
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Roger Bannister is a British former athlete and a physician who became the first person ever to run a mile in less than four minutes, a barrier many experts had long considered unbreakable. His time was 3 min 59.4 sec.
Answered by Joseph Chacko, 23 Apr '12 02:05 pm

 
  
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Young British Doctor,who was the first athelete to run a mile under four minutes.
Answered by Dare Devil, 23 Apr '12 01:10 pm

 
  
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He was my housepainter.
Answered by Rajma Rice, 23 Apr '12 01:05 pm

 
  
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Sir Roger Gilbert Bannister, CBE (born 23 March 1929) is an English former athlete best known for running the first mile in less than 4 minutes. Bannister became a distinguished neurologist and Master of Pembroke College, Oxford, before retiring in 2001.

Sir Roger was the inaugural recipient of the Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year award in January 1955 (1954 Sportsman of the Year).
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Answered by anil garg, 24 Apr '12 12:06 am

 
  
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English former athlete best known for running the first mile in less than 4 minutes.
Answered by rajan, 23 Apr '12 01:05 pm

 
  
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