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Item Report for 05/24

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  1. USA NR set by Evert Wendell (USA/Harvard) in the 100 yard dash on 5/24/1881 with a performance of 10 in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  2. USA NR set by Charles H. Atkinson (USA/Harvard) in the High Jump on 5/24/1884 with a performance of 1.77m (5-9 3/4) in New York, New York
  3. WR set by George R. Gray (CAN) in the Shot Put on 5/24/1889 with a performance of 13.76m (45-1 3/4) in Barrie, Ontario
  4. USA NR set by William Anthony Schick (USA/Harvard) in the 100 yard dash on 5/24/1902 with a performance of 9.8 in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  5. USA NR set by Margaret Proctor (USA/Lynchburg AA) in the Javelin Throw (Unknown Specifications) on 5/24/1925 with a performance of 31.48m (103-3) in Boston, Massachusetts
  6. USA NR set by Hubert Meier (USA/Iowa State) in the 100 yard dash on 5/24/1930 with a performance of 9.4 in Lincoln, Nebraska
  7. b. Willy Vergisson (BEL) on 5/24/1931
  8. WR set by Gordon Glover Dunn (USA) in the Discus Throw on 5/24/1935 with a performance of 53.795m (176-6) in Eureka, California
  9. b. Werner von Moltke (FRG) on 5/24/1936
  10. USA NR set by Lester Leroy (Les) Steers (USA/Oregon) in the High Jump on 5/24/1941 with a performance of 2.105m (6-10 7/8) in the Coliseum Relays held at Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California
  11. WR set by Lester Leroy (Les) Steers (USA) in the High Jump on 5/24/1941 with a performance of 2.105m (6-10 7/8) in the Coliseum Relays held at Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California
  12. b. Lazar Lovasz (HUN) on 5/24/1942
  13. b. Aleksandr Abramov (URS) on 5/24/1944
  14. b. Aleksandr Kravchenko (URS) on 5/24/1946
  15. b. Irena Szewinska (POL) on 5/24/1946
  16. b. Irena Kirszenstein-Szewinska (POL) on 5/24/1946
  17. USA NR set by Melvin Emery (Mel) Patton (USA/Southern California) in the 100 yard dash on 5/24/1947 with a performance of 9.4 in Modesto, California
  18. b. Manfred Kuhn (FRG) on 5/24/1949
  19. b. Jim Neihouse (USA) on 5/24/1949
  20. b. Miron Andrzejewski (POL) on 5/24/1950
  21. b. Jackie White (USA) on 5/24/1952
  22. b. Aleksandr Nosov (URS) on 5/24/1954
  23. b. Castro Palmer (USA) on 5/24/1955
  24. b. Ian Pyka (USA) on 5/24/1956
  25. USA NR set by Thomas William (Tom) Courtney (USA/New York Athletic Club) in the 800 meter run on 5/24/1957 with a performance of 1:46.8 in the Coliseum Relays held at Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California
  26. WR set by Thomas William (Tom) Courtney (USA) in the 800 meter run on 5/24/1957 with a performance of 1:46.8 in the Coliseum Relays held at Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California
  27. b. Ndubuisi Dele Udo (NGR) on 5/24/1957
  28. b. Malcom Plant (GBR) on 5/24/1957
  29. USA NR set by Glenn Ashby Davis (USA/Ohio State) in the 400 meter dash on 5/24/1958 with a performance of 45.8 in the Big 10 Conference Championship in Lafayette, Indiana
  30. WR set by Glenn Ashby Davis (USA) in the 400 meter dash on 5/24/1958 with a performance of 45.8 in the Big 10 Conference Championship in Lafayette, Indiana
  31. USA NR set by Dyrol Jay Burleson (USA/Emerald Empire AA) in the 1 Mile run on 5/24/1961 with a performance of 3:57.6 in Eugene, Oregon
  32. b. Andrey Fomochkin (BLR) on 5/24/1963
  33. b. Charles Smith (USA) on 5/24/1966
  34. b. Vadim Zadoinov (MOL) on 5/24/1969
  35. b. Sean Adams (USA) on 5/24/1971
  36. USA NR set by Maren Seidler (USA/Mayor Daley YF) in the Shot Put 4kg on 5/24/1974 with a performance of 17.11m (56-1 1/2) in Modesto, California
  37. USA NR set by Joni Huntley (USA/Oregon TC) in the High Jump on 5/24/1974 with a performance of 1.83m (6-0) in Modesto, California
  38. b. Jianfeng Lao (CHN) on 5/24/1975
  39. b. Hipolito Montesinos (ESP) on 5/24/1976
  40. b. Pietari Skytta (FIN) on 5/24/1976
  41. b. Maksim Molokov (RUS) on 5/24/1977
  42. b. Jim Carney (USA) on 5/24/1978
  43. b. Luca Verdecchia (ITA) on 5/24/1978
  44. USA NR set by Sandra Myers (USA/Cal State Northridge) in the 400 meter hurdles on 5/24/1980 with a performance of 56.40 in Eugene, Oregon
  45. WR set by Sergey Nikolayevich Litvinov (URS) in the Hammer Throw on 5/24/1980 with a performance of 81.66m in the RSFSR / Ukraine - Leningrad / Moscow held at Sports Field next to the Central Stadium in Sochi
  46. USA NR set by Lorna Griffin (USA/American Council Athletics) in the Discus Throw (1 kg) on 5/24/1980 with a performance of 63.22m (207-5) in Long Beach, California
  47. USA NR set by Lorna Griffin (USA/American Council Athletics) in the Discus Throw (1 kg) on 5/24/1980 with a performance of 62.28m (204-4) in Long Beach, California
  48. b. Khalifa S Al-Saker (KSA) on 5/24/1980
  49. b. Louis Luchini (USA) on 5/24/1981
  50. b. Samie Parker (USA) on 5/24/1981
  51. b. Garrett Johnson (USA) on 5/24/1984
  52. b. Shujing Zhu (CHN) on 5/24/1985

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