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Eric Liddell

Eric LiddellAKA Eric Henry Liddell

Born: 16-Jan-1902
Birthplace: Tientsin, China
Died: 21-Feb-1945
Location of death: Weihsien Internment Camp, China
Cause of death: Cancer - Brain
Remains: Interred, Mausoleum of Martyrs, Shijiazhuang, Hebei, China

Gender: Male
Religion: Protestant
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Track and Field

Nationality: Scotland
Executive summary: The Flying Scotsman

Father: James Dunlop Liddell
Sister: Jenny
Brother: Robert
Wife: Florence Mackenzie (m. 1934, three daughters)
Daughter: Heather
Daughter: Maureen
Daughter: Patricia

    High School: Eltham College, London
    University: University of Edinburgh

    Olympic Bronze Medal 1924 (200m)
    Olympic Gold Medal 1924 (400m)
    Scottish Sports Hall of Fame 2002
    Ordained 1932

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