Morgan Griffiths, historical personality with a connection to Wales (Pontypridd)
Morgan GriffithsRan twelve miles cross country in fifty-three minutes in 1737. And still had time for a drink and avoid pugilistic opposition (it was a bet).
Connection: Born Pontypridd, 1700.
Also known as 'Guto Nythbran'. Buried Llanwonno, Pontypridd.