Quotes by Bob Beamon

About Bob Beamon:

Robert "Bob" Beamon is an American former track and field athlete, best known for his world record in the long jump at the Mexico Olympics in 1968, which remained the world record for 7008721569600000000?22 years, 316 days until it was broken in 1991 by Mike Powell.

Author Bio

  • NameBob Beamon
  • DescriptionAmerican track and field athlete
  • AliasesRobert Beamon
  • BornAugust 29, 1946
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionSportsperson