|Birthname||Melvin Emery Patton|
|born on||16 November 1924 at 13:07 (= 1:07 PM )|
|Place||Los Angeles, California, 34n03, 118w15|
|Timezone||PST h8w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||24°15' 22°43 Asc. 06°01'|
American sprinter, nicknamed Pell Mell in the late 1940s, who won two gold medals at the 1948 Summer Olympics. He was ranked first in the world in the 100 m and 200 m events in 1947 and 1949.
After retiring from competition, Patton participated in several professional races in Australia. Then he worked as a teacher and athletics coach at Long Beach City College and Wichita State University before becoming an executive in the aerospace and electronics industries. Previously he served in the U.S. Navy as a seaman and aviator during World War II. In the 1970s Patton helped develop the national sports program in Saudi Arabia.
He was inducted into the National Track and Field Hall of Fame in 1985, and died in Fallbrook, California on 9 May 2014 at age 89.
- Work : Prize August 1948 in London (Won two Olympic gold medals for track and field)
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Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate and upgraded rating to BC/BR in hand. Previously this entry had same data quoting Steinbrecher collection: Gauquelin Book of American Charts.
- Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Two)
- Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 89)
- Vocation : Business : Top executive
- Vocation : Military : Military service (WWII)
- Vocation : Sports : Track and Field
- Vocation : Sports Business : Coach/ Manager/ Owner (Athletics coach)
- Notable : Awards : Olympics