Sir Roger Bannister who broke the record by running a mile in just under 4 minutes. 'The 4 minute mile.'

Sir Roger Bannister, CBE First sub 4 min Oxford in won Gold in mile at 1954 world championship, and Gold in at European championships.

Roger Bannister turns clock back 60 years and still feels the thrill breaking the mile record!! Bannister, a 25-year-old medical student, had become the first to break through the four-minute barrier with a time of 3min 59.4sec. -  Roger Bannister breaking the world mile record and the four-minute barrier at Iffley Road Track in Oxford on 6th May 1954. Photograph: Getty Images

Roger Bannister turns clock back 60 years and still feels the thrill

Roger Bannister’s sub-four-minute mile shoes sell for £220,000 at auction

Roger Bannister’s sub-four-minute mile shoes to be auctioned. The spikes Roger Bannister wore when running the first ever sub-four-minute mile at Iffley Road in 1954 carry an estimate of

May 6th will be the 61st anniversary of Sir Roger Bannister's first ever sub-4 mile.

'I gave it everything': Sir Roger Bannister marks 60 years since his record

'I gave it everything': Sir Roger Bannister marks 60 years since his record - Telegraph

1954: Roger Bannister breaks four-minute mile. A 25-year-old British medical student, has become the first man to run a mile in less than four minutes. His time was 3 minutes 59.4 seconds, achieved at the Iffley Road track in Oxford.

Bannister breaks four-minute mile - Roger Bannister, a British medical student, became the first man to run a mile in less than four minutes. His time was seconds, achieved at the Iffley Road track in Oxford and watched by about spectators.

Sir Roger Gilbert Bannister. Is an English former athlete best known for running the first mile (1609,34 m) in less than 4 minutes.

May Medical student Roger Bannister runs the first sub-four minute mile in setting a world record at a track meet in Oxford, England.

May 6, 1954:  Medical student Roger Bannister breaks the four-minute mile during a track meet in Oxford, England, finishing in 3 minutes 59.4 seconds.

May Medical student Roger Bannister breaks the four-minute mile during a track meet in Oxford, England, finishing in 3 minutes seconds.

Bronze Sculptures of Champions #by #sculptor Carl Payne titled: 'Sir Roger Bannister' #art

Bronze Portrait Sculptures / Commission or Bespoke or Customised sculpture by artist Carl Payne titled: 'Sir Roger Bannister (Full Size Portrait Commemorative Athlete statue)'

Mayo 06 en la historia: English Channel tunnel opens; The hydrogen-filled airship Hindenburg explodes and crashes; Psychologist Sigmund Freud and actor-director Orson Welles born; Roger Bannister is the first athlete to run a mile in fewer than four minutes. - http://bambinoides.com/mayo-06-en-la-historia-english-channel-tunnel-opens-the-hydrogen-filled-airship-hindenburg-explodes-and-crashes-psychologist-sigmund-freud-and-actor-director-orson-welles-born-roger-bannister-is-t

The hydrogen-filled airship Hindenburg explodes and crashes; Psychologist Sigmund Freud and actor-director Orson Welles born; Roger Bannister is the first athlete to run a mile in fewer than four minutes.

Sir Roger Bannister: the day I reclaimed the four-minute mile 46 days after Sir…

Sir Roger Bannister: the day I reclaimed the four-minute mile

Sir Roger Bannister: the day I reclaimed the four-minute mile 46 days after Sir Roger Bannister broke the four minute mile, his world record fell to John Landy. Here the athlete reflects on the day he won back his title

Roger Bannister Breaks the Four-Minute Mile..1954

1954 Roger Bannister breaks the 4 minute mile barrier for the second time in beating then world record holder ( ) John Landy ( Australia ) to win the Empire Games title

Roger Bannister 1st to break the sub 4 mile that experts thought would be impossible. Afterwards over 300 broke it in less than ten years.

If That’s Impossible, How Am I Doing It Right Now?

Roger Bannister crossing the tape at the end of his record breaking mile run at Iffley Road, Oxford. He was the first person to run the mile in under four minutes, with a time of 3 minutes seconds.

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