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- Sir Roger Gilbert Bannister, CH, CBE (born 23 March 1929) is an English former middle-distance athlete, physician and academic, who ran the first sub-four-minute...
- (1810-1875), British businessman, active in Uruguay Roger Bannister (born 1929), British athlete, the first man to run a four-minute mile Saxe Bannister (1790–1877)...
- first achieved in 1954 by Roger Bannister in 3:59.4. The "four-minute barrier" has since been broken by many male athletes, and is now the standard of...
- name change from British Empire Games took effect in 1952. It was at these games that the "Miracle Mile" took place between Roger Bannister and John Landy...
- New Yorker Roger Avary, motion picture director Roger Bacon, English philosopher Roger Ballen, Photographer Roger Bannister, British athlete, first man...
- Cemetery. Jacobsson's daughter Moyra, an artist, married Roger Bannister, the British Olympic athlete and medical doctor who was the first person to run the...
- international meet at Turku, Finland, Landy became the second man, after Roger Bannister, to achieve a sub-4-minute mile, recording a world record time of 3:57...
- Birmingham's Alexander Sports Ground on 29 May 1954 - just 23 days after Roger Bannister became the first ever man to run a sub 4-minute mile, 100km away. In...
- Derek Ibbotson, who set a new British record, Ron Delany and Stanislav Jungwirth. On the 50th anniversary of Roger Bannister's first Four-minute mile, Wood...
- Melbourne Olympic Games. Of particular note is that he coached Sir Roger Bannister, the first man to break the four-minute mile in May 1954. Franz Stampfl...

List of quotations by Roger Bannister

Your spikes, which were really quite long then, would catch the material of the track and your shoe would get heavier. I was simply filing them down and rubbing some graphite on the spikes. I thought I would run more effectively

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 The Athletic Association competed against the... by Roger Bannister at QuoteAbout.net
I found longer races boring. I found the mile just perfect

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 My concentration was really on getting to... by Roger Bannister at QuoteAbout.net
It had always been a British preoccupation to hold this mile record

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I came from such a simple origin, without any great privilege, and I would say I also wanted to make a mark. It wasn't until I was about 15 that I appeared in a race

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I enjoy singing, and the instruments which truly move me are the horn, the trumpet and the cello

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Athletics is a luxury

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 I lived on the top of one hill and the school was... by Roger Bannister at QuoteAbout.net
I raced supremely well. I felt I was as well fitted to do it as I had ever been, and as perhaps I might ever be. I went climbing three weeks before, because I was feeling fed up with running

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 I think that is a universal adolescent feeling,... by Roger Bannister at QuoteAbout.net
I wanted to be a neurologist. That seemed to be the most difficult, most intriguing, and the most important aspect of medicine, which had links with psychology, aggression, behavior, and human affairs

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