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Harrison Dillard

Harrison Dillard (Track and field.  Born, Cleveland, OH, July 8, 1923.)  During the years immediately following World War II, one of the dominant names in track and field was that of Harrison Dillard, the former Baldwin-Wallace star who made it big in New York and at the Olympics.  Dillard was 27-2 in 60-yard high hurdles […]

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A prolific author, wire service sports reporter, long time Major League Baseball official scorer, football statistician, sports museum founder, theatrical agency owner and public ... read more

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