Ereced 1951 in the name of Marquette University
RALPH H. METCALFE
Known as the "World's Fastest Human" while competing at Marquette U. from 1932 to 1934. Point winner in the 1932 and 1936 Olympic Games. Member of 400 meter relay team which set a World's Record mark of 39.8 seconds at Berlin in 1936. Born, May 29, 1919, at Atlanta, Georgia.
Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame
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