Today in NYC Marathon History

Marathon Running: Boston Marathon

Events in Sport

  • 1970-09-13 1st NYC Marathon won by Gary Muhrcke in 2:31:38
  • 1971-09-19 2nd NYC Marathon won by Norman Higgins in 2:22:54
  • 1972-10-01 3rd NYC Marathon won by Sheldon Karlin in 2:27:52
  • 1973-09-30 4th NYC Marathon won by Tom Fleming in 2:21:54
  • 1974-09-29 5th NYC Marathon won by Norbert Sander in 2:26:30
  • 1975-09-28 6th NYC Marathon won by Tom Fleming in 2:19:27
  • 1976-10-24 7th NYC Marathon won by Bill Rodgers in 2:10:10
  • 1977-10-23 8th NYC Marathon won by Bill Rodgers in 2:11:38
  • 1978-10-22 9th NYC Marathon won by Bill Rodgers in 2:12:12
  • 1979-10-21 10th NYC Marathon won by Bill Rodgers in 2:11:42
  • 1979-10-21 Greta Weitz wins woman participation in NYC marathon (02:27:33)
  • 1980-10-26 11th NYC Marathon won by Alberto Salazar in 2:09:41
  • 1981-10-25 12th NYC Marathon won by Alberto Salazar in 2:08:13
  • 1981-10-25 Allison Roe (2:25:29) & Alberto Salazar (2:08:13) win NYC marathon
  • 1982-10-24 13th NYC Marathon won by Alberto Salazar in 2:09:29
  • 1983-10-23 14th NYC Marathon won by Rod Dixon in 2:08:59
  • 1984-10-28 15th NYC Marathon won by Orlando Pizzolato in 2:14:53
  • 1985-10-27 16th NYC Marathon won by Orlando Pizzolato in 2:11:34
  • 1986-11-02 17th NYC Marathon won by Gianni Poli in 2:11:06
  • 1987-11-01 18th NYC Marathon won by Ibrahim Hussein in 2:11:01
  • 1987-11-01 22,000 run in NYC Marathon (won by Ibrahim Hussein of Kenya 2:11:01)
  • 1988-11-06 19th NYC Marathon won by Steve Jones in 2:08:20
  • 1989-11-05 20th NYC Marathon won by Juma Ikangaa in 2:08:01
  • 1990-11-04 21st NYC Marathon won by Douglas Wakiihuri in 2:12:39
  • 1991-11-03 22nd NYC Marathon won by Salvador Garcia of Mexico in 2:09:28
  • 1992-11-01 23rd NYC Marathon won by Willie Mtolo in 2:09:29
  • 1993-11-14 24th NYC Marathon won by Andres Espinosa in 2:10:04
  • 1994-11-06 25th NYC Marathon won by German Silva in 2:11:21
  • 1995-11-12 26th NYC Marathon won by German Silva in 2:10:00
  • 1996-11-03 27th NYC Marathon won by Giacomo Leone of Italy in 2:09:54
  • 1997-11-02 28th NYC Marathon won by John Kagwe of Kenya in 2:08:12

Birthdays in Sport

  • 1958-08-07 Alberto Salazar, marathoner (NYC Marathon Winner)