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Price King

Full name: Sloss Price King, Jr.
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 141 lbs (64 kg)
Born: March 6, 1925 in Fresno, California, United States
Died: June 10, 2006
Affiliations: California Golden Bears, Berkeley (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics


Price King was AAU 15 km. walk champion in 1951. He competed for U Cal Berkeley and the Olympic Club of San Francisco. King’s family owned a Chevrolet dealership in Hollister, California. He served in the US Navy during World War II and then became a parole officer for the state of California.

Personal Best: 10 km. Walk – 51:08.6 (1952).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Athletics Men's 10 kilometres Walk United States USA 9 h2 r1/2

Men's 10 kilometres Walk

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H)
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Athletics United States Round One Heat Two 9 51:08.6
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