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Item Report for 05/21

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  1. USA NR set by William Byrd (Billy) Page (USA/Pennsylvania) in the High Jump on 5/21/1887 with a performance of 1.86m (6-1 1/4) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  2. USA NR set by Alvin Christian Kraenzlein (USA/Pennsylvania) in the 220 yard hurdles on 5/21/1898 with a performance of 23.6 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  3. USA NR set by Percy Remington (USA/Pennsylvania) in the Long Jump on 5/21/1898 with a performance of 7.17m (23-6 1/2) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  4. USA NR set by J. L. Hurlburt (USA/Wesleyan) in the Pole Vault on 5/21/1898 with a performance of 3.52m (11-6 1/2) in Worcester, Massachusetts
  5. WR set by Ralph Waldo Rose (USA) in the Shot Put on 5/21/1904 with a performance of 14.81m (48-7) in the University Dual, Michigan - Chicago in Chicago, Illinois
  6. USA NR set by Alice Hawkins (USA/Unattached) in the High Jump on 5/21/1904 with a performance of 1.32m (4-4) in Washington, District of Columbia
  7. USA NR set by Frederick Warren (Fred) Kelly (USA/Southern California) in the 200 meter hurdles on 5/21/1915 with a performance of 24.8 in Los Angeles, California
  8. b. Zdzislaw Bogusz (POL) on 5/21/1937
  9. b. Hansruedi Knill (SUI) on 5/21/1940
  10. b. Lars-Inge Strom (SWE) on 5/21/1942
  11. b. Valeriy Averbukh (URS) on 5/21/1945
  12. b. Sam Bair (USA) on 5/21/1946
  13. b. Jacques Pani (FRA) on 5/21/1946
  14. b. Bob Stoltman (USA) on 5/21/1946
  15. b. Reinhard Leibold (FRG) on 5/21/1947
  16. b. Frank Murphy (IRL) on 5/21/1947
  17. b. Krister Clarselius (SWE) on 5/21/1948
  18. b. Vladan Djordjevic (YUG) on 5/21/1948
  19. b. Vassilios Papadimitriou (GRE) on 5/21/1948
  20. b. Mike McClendon (USA) on 5/21/1951
  21. b. Terry Porter (USA) on 5/21/1952
  22. b. Eduard Pereverzyev (RUS) on 5/21/1953
  23. USA NR set by William Parry O'Brien Jr. (USA/Los Angeles AC) in the Shot Put on 5/21/1954 with a performance of 18.43m (60-5 3/4) in the Coliseum Relays held at Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California
  24. WR set by William Parry O'Brien Jr. (USA) in the Shot Put on 5/21/1954 with a performance of 18.43m (60-5 3/4) in the Coliseum Relays held at Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California
  25. USA NR set by Franklin Wesley (Bud) Held (USA/Olympic Club) in the Javelin Throw - Old on 5/21/1955 with a performance of 81.75m (268-2 7/8) in the California Relays held at Modesto Junior College Stadium in Modesto, California
  26. WR set by Franklin Wesley (Bud) Held (USA) in the Javelin Throw - Old on 5/21/1955 with a performance of 81.75m in the California Relays held at Modesto Junior College Stadium in Modesto, California
  27. USA NR set by Franklin Wesley (Bud) Held (USA/Olympic Club) in the Javelin Throw - Old on 5/21/1955 with a performance of 81.29m (266-8 1/2) in the California Relays held at Modesto Junior College Stadium in Modesto, California
  28. WR set by Franklin Wesley (Bud) Held (USA) in the Javelin Throw - Old on 5/21/1955 with a performance of 81.29m in the California Relays held at Modesto Junior College Stadium in Modesto, California
  29. USA NR set by Harold Vincent (Hal) Connolly (USA/Boston AA) in the Hammer Throw on 5/21/1955 with a performance of 59.70m (195-10 1/2) in New York, New York
  30. b. Bedros Bedrosian (ROM) on 5/21/1955
  31. b. Manfred Schubert (GER) on 5/21/1957
  32. b. William Wuyke (VEN) on 5/21/1958
  33. b. Efrem Coley (USA) on 5/21/1959
  34. b. Janusz Trzepizur (POL) on 5/21/1959
  35. USA NR set by John Curtis Thomas (USA/Boston University) in the High Jump on 5/21/1960 with a performance of 2.17m (7-1 3/4) in the New England Intercollegiates in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  36. WR set by John Curtis Thomas (USA) in the High Jump on 5/21/1960 with a performance of 2.17m (7-1 3/4) in the New England Intercollegiates held at White Stadium in Cambridge
  37. b. Susumu Takano (JPN) on 5/21/1961
  38. b. Candy Young (USA) on 5/21/1962
  39. b. Andre Freeman (USA) on 5/21/1964
  40. b. Christian Thomas (GER) on 5/21/1965
  41. b. Tatyana Ledovskaya (URS) on 5/21/1966
  42. b. Rogel Nachum (ISR) on 5/21/1967
  43. b. Azzedine Sediki (MAR) on 5/21/1970
  44. b. Phillip Spies (RSA) on 5/21/1970
  45. b. Johannes Job (RSA) on 5/21/1972
  46. b. Shinji Matsamura (JPN) on 5/21/1972
  47. b. Glen Smith (GBR) on 5/21/1972
  48. b. Mario Watts (JAM) on 5/21/1975
  49. b. Abderrahim Goumri (MAR) on 5/21/1976
  50. USA NR set by Debbie Esser (USA/Iowa State) in the 400 meter hurdles on 5/21/1977 with a performance of 57.07 in Westwood, California
  51. USA NR set by Janice (Jan) Merrill (USA/Mitchell JC) in the 5,000 meter run on 5/21/1977 with a performance of 15:41.8 in West Point, New York
  52. b. Tory Mitchell (USA) on 5/21/1980
  53. b. Anna Rogowska (POL) on 5/21/1981
  54. USA NR set by Larry Jesse (USA/Virgin Islands TC) in the Pole Vault on 5/21/1982 with a performance of 5.71m (18-8 3/4) in Juarez
  55. b. Momchil Karailiev (BUL) on 5/21/1982
  56. USA NR set by Sharieffa Barksdale (USA/Tennessee) in the 400 meter hurdles on 5/21/1983 with a performance of 55.78 in Knoxville, Tennessee
  57. b. David Kilel (KEN) on 5/21/1984
  58. b. Ricardo Lockette (USA) on 5/21/1986
  59. b. Eder Sanchez (MEX) on 5/21/1986
  60. USA NR set by Gail Devers (USA/UCLA) in the 100 meter hurdles on 5/21/1988 with a performance of 12.61 in Westwood, California
  61. b. Olexandr Nartov (UKR) on 5/21/1988
  62. WR set by Valeriy Spitsyn (RUS) in the 50,000 meters Race Walk - Men on 5/21/2000 with a performance of 3:37:26 in Moscow

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