Best Answer

A local named Bill Rodgers (nicknamed "Boston Billy") won the marathon and set a new American record. He broke the record again in Boston four years later. During his career, "Boston Billy" won 22 marathons.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2013-11-13 23:14:31
This answer is:
User Avatar
User Avatar

Tiana Frank

Lvl 1
โˆ™ 2022-02-16 15:25:05
Iโ€™m lost not enough info no effense โŒ๐Ÿ’”
Study guides

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Why is the year 1975 important for the Boston marathon?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
People also asked