Who Won the 1951
Boston Marathon

Shigeki Tanaka (Japan)

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Past in Perspective

The Nation
Shigeki Tanaka, aged 13 years old at the time of the first atomic bombing in 1945, was living at a distance of 20 miles from where the bomb detonated. Tanaka laid the base of his early life as a long distance marathon runner back in school. After the ...

1951 Boston Marathon Winner Shigeki Tanaka News

Explosive birth of stars swells galactic cores

EurekAlert (press release)
... Masao Hayashi (NAOJ), Rodrigo Herrera-Camus (MPE), Soh Ikarashi (University of Groningen), Shigeki Inoue (The University of Tokyo), Kotaro Kohno (The University of Tokyo), Yusei Koyama (NAOJ), J. Trevor Mendel (MPE / Ludwig Maximilian University ...

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Boston 1951, la vittoria dell' "atomic boy" che riscattò il Giappone

La Repubblica
Anche Shigeki Tanaka, che aveva quattordici anni e viveva ad una ventina di chilometri dal centro della città, parlò di un'improvvisa «luce brillante e di un piccolissimo rumore. Non pensammo a nulla di particolare, ma con il trascorrere dei giorni ...

1951 Boston Marathon Winner Shigeki Tanaka News

10 Reasons You Should Watch “Boston”

Runner's World
In 1946, Stylianos Kyriakides ran to save his war-torn homeland, Greece. Shigeki Tanaka, the 1951 champ, had survived the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima. Bill Rodgers, winner of four Boston Marathons between 1975 and 1980, resumed his previously ...

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