Paris 1924-NURMI Paavo (FIN) 1st in 1500 m, 5000 m, team 3000 m, individual and team cross country.
Flat Race Winner
1924: Eric Liddell (1902 - 1945), winner of the 100 yards flat at the AAA Championships at Stamford Bridge, London. He was known as the 'Flying Scotsman'. He was the 1924 Paris 400 metres Olympic Champion and was immortalised in the film Chariots of Fire. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)