Showing 1 - 10 of 199 Stories for World History
FOUR OF THEM MADE HISTORY
Four of them, Ibbotson, Delany, Jungwirth and Wood, made track history at White ... Ibbotson, in winning, set a new world record of 3:57.2, almost a second faster ...
The Greatest Showman on Earth
He is Gunther Gebel-Williams, the star of the circus, a lion tamer who does not tame lions, a man so brave he put both his wives in the same act
HE'S AN ACE AT MAKING HOLES IN ONE
The Guinness Book of World Records, which accepts aces made on ... Making history and keeping clubhouse bars crowded was not at all what Manley had in ...
ANOTHER AUSSIE BLOWOUT
It was the last day of the Aetna World Cup, an annual battle between ... in its six- year history and the players split up $35,000 in prize money.
WHEN IRISH GUYS ARE MILING
A seventh, that of Filbert Bayi, the world-record holder in the 1,500 meters, ... account, the best field in the 70-year history of the Millrose Games.
BEAST FROM DOWN EAST
The University of Maine has been running roughshod through Division 1-AA.
A KING WITHOUT A CROWN
... moment over a nip of brandy and with great humility aforethought, "It is a good feeling to know that I am the only one of my kind in the history of the world."
Time Bandits Maurice Greene is the latest holder of the grand and curious title World's Fastest Human bestowed on men who have stolen fractions of seconds from the 100-meter record
No, the World's Fastest, human division, standspretty much alone. Maybe because the ... "Mo is very respectful of history, of what came before ...
Big Willie's private war with Cousin Don
The very sight of Don Drysdale turns Willie McCovey of the Giants from an erratic power hitter into Paul Bunyan with a baseball bat