Full name: Eli Burton Parsons
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 130 lbs (59 kg)
Born: September 24, 1884 in Troy, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: November 19, 1945
Affiliations: Yale Bulldogs, New Haven (USA) / US Navy, (USA)
Country: United States
Eli Parsons ran for Yale and the [NYAC]. He won the AAU indoors at 600 y in 1906-07. He was also 1904 IC4A Champion over 880 yards. Parsons set an indoor world record for 880 yards, running 1:54.6 in 1904. Parsons later joined the Navy and became a career military officer.
Personal Bests: 400 â unknown; 880y â 1:54.6i (1904).
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