1912 – Born on June 18th in Denver, Colorado. Glenn Morris was the fourth Olympic athlete to play Tarzan.
1936 – He was the decathlon champion and won the Sullivan Award (outstanding amateur athlete of the year) over the more famous Olympian Jesse Owens.
1938 – He made a few films, including the features Tarzan’s Revenge and the comedy Hold That Co-ed.
1974 – Died on January 31st in Palo Alto, California at the age of 61.