Top 20 Runner celebrities in India
Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Runner celebrities [Updated June 1, 2023].
PT Usha was born
on June 27, 1964
She set the Indian national athletic record for 400-meter hurdles, finishing an event in Los Angeles with a time of 55.45 seconds.
Milkha Singh was born
on October 17, 1935
in Punjab, India.
He won four gold medals in the Asian Games, with two coming in 1958 in Tokyo, and two more in 1962 in Jakarta, and gained the nickname "The Flying Sikh."
Fauja Singh was born
on April 1, 1911
He ran in his last race, the 2013 Hong Kong Marathon, when he was 101 years old, finishing in just over an hour and a half.
Varsha Rohit was born
on October 10, 1996
She holds several titles including the Indian National Federation Cup in 2015, the Junior Nationals in Hyderabad, and three gold medals at the national level meet in Ranchi and the University Open Nationals in 2015. She was also featured on sports Illustrated's list of 50 Fashionable Athletes from India in November of 2017.
Saraswati Saha was born
on November 23, 1979
She became the first Indian woman to break the 23-second mark in the 200 meter race.
David Neville was born
on June 1, 1984
He helped set an Olympic Record 4x400m relay time of 2:55.39 in 2008.
Jyotirmoyee Sikdar was born
on December 11, 1969
She became a member of Indian Parliament and was affiliated with the Communist Party of India.
Ashis Roy was born
on June 1, 1932
He named the Best Sports Person of the Year by the Union Ministry of Social Welfare in October 2012.