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Barney Ewell was born on 25 February, 1918 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, U.S., is a sprinter. Discover Barney Ewell's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 105 years old?

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Age 106 years old
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Born 25 February 1918
Birthday 25 February
Birthplace Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Date of death Lancaster, Pennsylvania, U.S.
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Nationality Pennsylvania

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Barney Ewell Height, Weight & Measurements

At 106 years old, Barney Ewell height is 180 cm (5 ft 11 in) and Weight 71 kg (157 lb).

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Height 180 cm (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 71 kg (157 lb)
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He is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don't have much information about He's past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, He has no children.

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Barney Ewell Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Barney Ewell worth at the age of 106 years old? Barney Ewell’s income source is mostly from being a successful sprinter. He is from Pennsylvania. We have estimated Barney Ewell's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million - $5 Million
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After the Olympics Ewell lost his amateur status for accepting gifts from his fans, but he continued to compete in Australia and New Zealand as a professional. He also took part in the Scottish Border games circuit during the summer of 1950. He lived most of those weeks in the town of Bathgate. He won one of the most prestigious sprints on the Border Games circuit at Jedburgh. Running off scratch over 120 yards he ran a time of 11.37 secs. He also took part in a special invitation race in August that same year to mark his time in Scotland (run as a handicap race) over 120 yards at the famous Powderhall venue. Ewell from the scratch mark lost narrowly to Albert C Charles (off 12.5 yds).


He served his country in 1941–1945, returned to the university, and received his B.S. degree in 1947. He surprised everyone by making the 1948 Olympic team, equaling the world record of 10.2 in the 100 m dash at the 1948 AAU championship, which was also the Olympic trials.


Born into poverty in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, Ewell was one of the world's leading sprinters of the 1940s. Ewell attended John Piersol McCaskey High School in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. McCaskey High School honored Ewell by dedicating their stadium in his name. Ewell was also inducted into the J.P. McCaskey Athletic Hall of Fame during the school's 50th anniversary year in 1988. Earlier in 1986 he was inducted into the National Track and Field Hall of Fame.


Ewell was the state's greatest high school sprinter-jumper in the mid-1930s, but he first achieved renown while a student at Pennsylvania State University, running the 100 m and 200 m races and winning 12 gold medals and championships in collegiate meets between 1940 and 1942. He also won 11 gold medals in AAU national meets between 1939 and 1948. He was an outstanding long jumper as well, leaping 25 feet 2 inches (7.68 m) in 1942.


Henry Norwood "Barney" Ewell (February 25, 1918 – April 4, 1996) was an American athlete, winner of one gold and two silver medals at the 1948 Summer Olympics.