On 15 June 1935 champion runner Jack Lovelock beat his American rivals Glen Cunningham and Bill Bonthron in a New York race billed as the 'mile of the century'.
Story: Lovelock, John Edward
How to cite this page:
Roger Robinson. 'Lovelock, John Edward', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2010, updated January, 2002. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/4l14/lovelock-john-edward (accessed 24 June 2021)