Evans, Lee

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Name
Evans, Lee Gender: M
Lee Edward Evans
born on 25 February 1947 at 12:40 (= 12:40 PM )
Place Madera, California, 36n58, 120w04
Timezone PST h8w (is standard time)
Data source
Orig source not known
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Lescaut
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 06°25' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 04°15 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 03°29'



Lee Evans (2008)
photo: Astrid Barros from flickr.com Retouched by Karta24 (talk), license cc-by-sa-2.0

Biography

American athlete, he won two gold medals at the 1968 Summer Olympics and set a prestigious world record of the tour of the track (defeated by Reynolds 20 years later) in the 400 m event, helped by Mexico City altitude. A member of the Black Power movement, he co-founded the Olympic Project for Human Rights.

Evans had a stroke and was hospitalized in Lagos, Nigeria. He died on 19 May 2021 at age 74 in Lagos, Nigeria.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

Events

  • Work : Prize September 1968 (Olympic Gold medal, 400m in less than 44 seconds)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Collection Lescaut.

Categories

  • Traits : Body : Size (1.80 m/ 5 ft 11 in)
  • Traits : Body : Weight (78 kg/ 172 lb)
  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Stroke (Terminal)
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Gain - Grant, Scholarship, etc. (Fulbright scholar in sociology)
  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ social
  • Vocation : Sports : Track and Field
  • Notable : Awards : Olympics (2x Gold medals, 400 m/ 4 × 400 m relay)