Alvin Kraenzlein

Alvin Kraenzlein bio

Birth Name: Alvin Kraenzlein

Occupation: Runner

Place Of Birth: Milwaukee

Date Of Birth: December 12, 1876

Date Of Death: January 6, 1928

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Alvin Kraenzlein was born on the 12th of December, 1876. He was famous for being a Runner. Track medalist who won four gold medals – the first Olympian ever to do so – at the 1900 Olympic games in Paris.

Alvin Kraenzlein was born in Milwaukee. He attended the University of Pennsylvania studying dentistry, where he won the 220 yards hurdles event at the Amateur Athletic Union championships. His world record in hurdling remained unbroken for nearly a quarter century, with his technique widely copied to become the standard for future competitors.

Alvin Kraenzlein was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Alvin Kraenzlein was born in 1870s.

Alvin Kraenzlein is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Alvin Kraenzlein’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Alvin Kraenzlein’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Alvin Kraenzlein was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Alvin Kraenzlein
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Alvin Kraenzlein was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Alvin Kraenzlein was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Alvin Kraenzlein had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Alvin Kraenzlein’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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