Steve Prefontaine

A timeline showing the life of Steve Prefontaine, the greatest distance runner in American history.

Political

1955 - 1975
1961 - 1963
1963 - 1968
1968 - 1974
1974 - 1978

Social

1950 - 1965
1954

Cultural

1954 - 2000

Marshfield HS

August 1, 1965
August 1965 - June 1969
June 14, 1969

University of Oregon

June 1969 - December 1973
July 19, 1969
June 20, 1970
November 23, 1970
June 19, 1971
November 22, 1971
June 3, 1972
June 9, 1973
November 19, 1973

Olympics

September 5, 1972
September 10, 1972

Oregon Track Club

January 1, 1974 - May 30, 1975
May 29, 1975

Life Events

1/25/1951
December 1973
5/30/1975