Tom Jones (athlete)

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Tom Jones
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Born(1916-11-28)November 28, 1916
Yonkers, New York, United States
DiedOctober 1984
Oxford, Pennsylvania, United States
SportLong-distance running

Tom Jones (November 28, 1916 October 1984) was an American long-distance runner. He competed in the marathon at the 1952 Summer Olympics. [1] He is the namesake of the Tom Jones Memorial held in his honor. [2] [3] [4]

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