Description:This work attempts to cover all international, seminal sports figure...

Description:This work attempts to cover all international, seminal sports figures from the nineteenth to the twenty-first century in all disciplines. More than 600 biographies cover not only athletes but also coaches, team executives, media figures, writers, and sportscasters. The criteria for selection included  »first » achievements, impact on sport and then society, records set or broken, and involvement in controversial or newsworthy activities on or off the field.



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