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Watch: 65 Years Ago Roger Bannister Becomes the First Man to Break 4 Minutes in the Mile

Monday, 06 May 2019 | Duration: 56:05 | Views: 2284

Video: On May 6, 1954 British Runner Sir Roger Bannister, a 25-years-old medical student, became the first man on the plant to run the mile under 4 minutes. He achieved this feat at Iffley Road track in Oxford, with Chris Chataway and Chris Brasher providing the pacing. Bannister's  final time was 3 minutes and 59,4 seconds

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