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Bud Houser
Lemuel Clarence "Bud" Houser (September 25, 1901 – October 1, 1994) was an American field athlete. He won Olympic gold medals in the discus throw in 1924 and 1928 and in the shot put in 1924.[1] Biography[edit] Houser was born in Winigan, Missouri, but later moved to Oxnard, California to escape the drought after both his parents died in 1911. He was raised by his sister Martha and her husband Walter Conklin. He gained his strength working in the fields, during summers he would load hay bales in 110 degree heat in Corcoran, California.[3] As a student of Oxnard High School, Houser participated in the California State Track Meets between 1920–22
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Athletics At The 1912 Summer Olympics – Men's Shot Put
The men's shot put was a track and field athletics event held as part of the athletics at the 1912 Summer Olympics
1912 Summer Olympics
programme. It was the fifth appearance of the event, which is one of 12 to have been held at every Summer Olympics. The competition was held on Wednesday, July 10, 1912. Twenty-two shot putters from 14 nations competed.[1] Contents1 Records 2 Results 3 References 4 SourcesRecords[edit] These were the standing world and Olympic records (in metres) prior to the 1912 Summer Olympics.World Record 15.54 Ralph Rose San Francisco (USA) August 21, 190916.56(*) Ralph Rose Healdsburg (USA) June 26, 1909Olympic Record 14.81 Ralph Rose St. Louis (USA) August 31, 1904(*) unofficial, set in an exhibition Results[edit] Ralph Rose, the two-time defending Olympic champion and holder of the Olympic record (14.81 metres, set at the 1904 Summer Olympics), was unseated by Pat McDonald after a colossal throw in the final
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Gardena, California
Gardena is a city located in the South Bay (southwestern) region of Los Angeles
Los Angeles
County, California, United States. The population was 58,829 at the 2010 census, up from 57,746 at the 2000 census
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Amsterdam
Amsterdam
Amsterdam
(/ˈæmstərdæm/;[9][10][11] Dutch: [ɑmstərˈdɑm] ( listen)) is the capital and most populous municipality of the Netherlands. Its status as the capital is mandated by the Constitution of the Netherlands,[12] although it is not the seat of the government, which is The Hague.[13] Amsterdam
Amsterdam
has a population of 851,373 within the city proper, 1,351,587 in the urban area,[14] and 2,410,960 in the Amsterdam metropolitan area.[8] The city is located in the province of North Holland in the west of the country but is not its capital, which is Haarlem. The metropolitan area comprises much of the northern part of the Randstad, one of the larger conurbations in Europe, with a population of approximately 7 million.[15] Amsterdam's name derives from Amstelredamme,[16] indicative of the city's origin around a dam in the river Amstel
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Antero Kivi
Lauri Antero Kivi (15 April 1904 – 29 June 1981) was a Finnish discus thrower who won the silver medal at the 1928 Summer Olympics.[1] References[edit]^ a b Antero Kivi. sports-reference.com ^ Antero Kivi. trackfield.brinkster.netThis biographical article relating to Finnish athletics is a stub. You can help by expanding it.v t eThis article about a Finnish Olympic medalist is a stub
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Dentist
A dentist, also known as a dental surgeon, is a surgeon who specializes in dentistry, the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases and conditions of the oral cavity. The dentist's supporting team aids in providing oral health services. The dental team includes dental assistants, dental hygienists, dental technicians, and in some states, dental therapists.Contents1 History1.1 Middle Ages 1.2 Modern dentistry2 Training 3 Responsibilities 4 Specialties 5 ReferencesHistory[edit] Middle Ages[edit] In China as well as France, the first people to perform dentistry were barbers. They have been categorized into 2 distinct groups: guild of barbers and lay barbers. The first group, the Guild of Barbers, was created to distinguish more educated and qualified dental surgeons from lay barbers
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Hollywood, California
Hollywood
Hollywood
(/ˈhɒliwʊd/ HOL-ee-wuud) is a neighborhood in the central region of Los Angeles, California. This densely populated neighborhood is notable as the home of the U.S
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Palm Desert, California
Palm Desert is a city in Riverside County, California, United States, in the Coachella Valley, approximately 14 miles (23 km) east of Palm Springs and 122 miles (196 km) east of Los Angeles. The population was 48,445 at the 2010 census, up from 41,155 at the 2000 census. The city was one of the state's fastest growing in the 1980s and 1990s,[citation needed] beginning with 11,801 residents in 1980, doubling to 23,650 in 1990, 35,000 in 1995, and nearly double its 1990 population by 2000. A major center of growth in the Coachella Valley, Palm Desert is a popular retreat for "snowbirds" from colder climates (the Eastern and Northern United States, and Canada), who swell its population by an estimated 31,000 each winter
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Wayback Machine
The Wayback Machine
Wayback Machine
is a digital archive of the World Wide Web
World Wide Web
and other information on the Internet
Internet
created by the Internet
Internet
Archive, a nonprofit organization, based in San Francisco, California, United States.Contents1 History 2 Technical details2.1 Storage capabilities 2.2 Growth 2.3 Website exclusion policy2.3.1 Oakland Archive
Archive
Policy3 Uses3.1 In legal evidence3.1.1 Civil litigation3.1.1.1 Netbula LLC v. Chordiant Software Inc. 3.1.1.2 Telewizja Polska3.1.2 Patent law 3.1.3 Limitations of utility4 Legal status 5 Archived content legal issues5.1 Scientology 5.2 Healthcare Advocates, Inc. 5.3 Suzanne Shell 5.4 Daniel Davydiuk6 Censorship and other threats 7 See also 8 References 9 External linksHistory[edit]This section needs additional citations for verification
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Shot Put At The Olympics
The modern Olympic Games
Olympic Games
or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques[1][2]) are leading international sporting events featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of athletes from around the world participate in a variety of competitions. The Olympic Games
Olympic Games
are considered the world's foremost sports competition with more than 200 nations participating.[3] The Olympic Games
Olympic Games
are held every four years, with the Summer and Winter Games alternating by occurring every four years but two years apart. Their creation was inspired by the ancient Olympic Games, which were held in Olympia, Greece, from the 8th century BC to the 4th century AD. Baron Pierre de Coubertin
Pierre de Coubertin
founded the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in 1894, leading to the first modern Games in Athens in 1896
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Vilho Niittymaa
Vilho Aleksander Niittymaa (19 August 1896 – 29 June 1979) was a Finnish athlete who competed in the discus throw, hammer throw and shot put. He won a silver medal in the discus at the 1924 Summer Olympics. References[edit]^ Vilho Niittymaa. sports-reference.com ^ Vilho Niittymaa
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Athletics At The 1896 Summer Olympics – Men's Shot Put
The men's shot put was one of two throwing events on the Athletics at the 1896 Summer Olympics
1896 Summer Olympics
programme. Seven athletes took part in the shot put competition on 7 April. The two Greek athletes both won medals, with Gouskos battling closely with Garrett of the United States for the longest distance.[1] Results[edit]Place Athlete Distance1  Robert Garrett (USA) 11.22 m2  Miltiadis Gouskos (GRE) 11.03 m3  Georgios Papasideris (GRE) 10.36 m4  Viggo Jensen (DEN) Unknown5-7  Ellery Clark (USA) Unknown Fritz Hofmann (GER) Unknown Carl Schuhmann (GER) UnknownReferences[edit]^ "Athletics at the 1896 Athens Summer Games: Men's Shot Put". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 5 January 2018. Sources[edit]Lampros, S.P.; Polites, N.G.; De Coubertin, Pierre; Philemon, P.J. & Anninos, C. (1897)
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United States At The 1896 Summer Olympics
Fourteen competitors from the United States
United States
competed in three sports at the 1896 Summer Olympics
1896 Summer Olympics
in Athens, Greece. The Americans were the most successful atheletes in terms of gold medals, beating host nation Greece, 11 to 10, despite fielding only 14 competitors compared to an estimated 169 Greek entrants
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Athletics At The 1900 Summer Olympics – Men's Shot Put
The men's shot put was a track & field athletics event at the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris. It was held on July 14 and July 15, 1900. 11 shot putters from five nations competed.[1]Contents1 Records 2 Results2.1 Qualifier 2.2 Final3 References 4 SourcesRecords[edit] These were the standing world and Olympic records (in metres) prior to the 1900 Summer Olympics.World Record 14.75(*) George Gray Ottawa
Ottawa
(CAN) August 1, 1898Olympic Record 11.22 Robert Garrett Athens
Athens
(GRE) April 7, 1896 (NS)(*) unofficial Richard Sheldon
Richard Sheldon
set a new Olympic record in the qualification with 13.80 metres and improved his mark in the final to 14.10 metres. Results[edit] Qualifier[edit] All throwers competed in the qualifier on July 14
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United States At The 1900 Summer Olympics
The modern Olympic Games
Olympic Games
or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques[1][2]) are leading international sporting events featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of athletes from around the world participate in a variety of competitions. The Olympic Games
Olympic Games
are considered the world's foremost sports competition with more than 200 nations participating.[3] The Olympic Games
Olympic Games
are held every four years, with the Summer and Winter Games alternating by occurring every four years but two years apart. Their creation was inspired by the ancient Olympic Games, which were held in Olympia, Greece, from the 8th century BC to the 4th century AD. Baron Pierre de Coubertin
Pierre de Coubertin
founded the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in 1894, leading to the first modern Games in Athens in 1896
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