1905 - Born on October 30th in Halifax, West Yorkshire. Canadian long-distance track athlete.
1925 - Winner of the Canada five-mile championship.
1926 - Won the Boston Marathon twice.
1928 - A representative of Canada at the Summer Olympics.
1930 - A bronze medalist st the British Empire Games.
1982 - Was a member of the Order of Canada.
2003 - Died on June 15th in Hamilton, Ontario at age 97.
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