Track and field athlete who won two medals for Great Britain at the 1924 Olympics: gold in the 400 meters, and bronze in the 200 meters.
He went to school at the University of Edinburgh.
In addition to track and field, he was an accomplished rugby player who represented Scotland.
Though Scottish, he was born in China while his parents were serving missionary duties, and he died in China while serving his own missionary quest.
His legacy is portrayed in the famous film “Chariots of Fire,” where he is played by Ian Charleson.
Eric Liddell Age
How old is Eric Liddell? He was born in 1902, he was 120 years old at the time of his death.
Eric Liddell Height & Weight
How tall was Eric Liddell? He stood 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm) tall.
What is Eric Liddell's weight? He weighs 150 lbs (68 kg).
Eric Liddell Wiki
|Age||120 years old|
|Birthday||January 16, 1902|
|Date of Death||February 21, 1945|
|Height||approx. 5 ft 8 in (173 cm)|
|Weight||approx. 150 lbs (68 kg)|
Quotes by Eric Liddell
God made me fast. And when I run, I feel His pleasure.— Eric Liddell