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4 (minute mile)

Roger Bannister breaks the tape at 3 minutes 59.4 seconds, a new world’s record. (Central Press Photo) 1 mile = 1.609344 kilometers Forbes “compiled a list of the greatest athletic accomplishments of the last 150 years… one feat did emerge as a clear winner: Roger Bannister breaking the four-minute mile.” “When (Roger) Bannister crossed the [...]

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