BirthdayAugust 7, 1932
BirthplaceJato, Ethiopia

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Abebe Bikila

    Full name: Abebe Bikila
    Also known as: Abebe Bikila, Bikila, Abebe
    Professions: Athletics (sport) competitor

  2. Abebe Bikila Measurements

    Height: 5' 9¾" (1.77 m)
    Weight: 57

  3. Abebe Bikila Death information

    Died: Thursday, 25th of October, 1973 (Age: 41)

  4. Abebe Bikila Biography

    Abebe Bikila (Amharic: ??? ???; Oromo: Abbabaa Biqilaa; August 7, 1932 – October 25, 1973) was a double Olympic marathon champion from Ethiopia, most famous for winning a marathon gold medal in the 1960 Summer Olympics while running barefoot. A stadium in Addis Ababa is named in his honor.

  5. Abebe Bikila Family

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