First Indian Olympic medalist became an actor in Hollywood

NormanPritchard

 


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Pritchard first Indian-born athlete who participated in the Olympic Games. And represented from Asia, from India, was the first athlete. , Scored two silver medals at the Summer Olympics in Paris in 1900 and second place in the 200 meters, 200 meters hurdles
For the Summer Olympics in 2005, the IAAF 2004 statistics published by the official track and field.that he represented Great Britain in the early 1900s, he took part in the historical records that the section of the list, However, on behalf of the IOC is still involved with that, and that of his two medals are considered to India.

Pritchard won the Bengal province 100 yards sprint from 1894 to 1900, seven years in a row won the meet record set in 1898-99. From 1900 to 1902, he has served as secretary of the Indian Football Association. He moved permanently to Britain in 1905, and immigrated to the United States, he became an actor  Trevor Norman. The name on the screen.

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