Full name: Edgar Allen "Ed" Ablowich
Height: 6'0" (182 cm)
Weight: 150 lbs (68 kg)
Born: April 29, 1913 in Greenville, Texas, United States
Died: April 6, 1998 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States
Affiliations: USC Trojans, Los Angeles (USA)
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
Fourth place at the Olympic Trials earned Ed Ablowich, the 19-year-old from Southern Cal, a place on the Olympic relay team. He ran a creditable second leg of 47.6 when hard pressed by Tom Hampson (GBR), the newly crowned 800 meter champion. Ablowich also finished second in the 1934 AAU 400 m hurdles. He later became an associate professor at the Air Force Institute of Technology at Wyoming University. His son, Ron, also a talented intermediate hurdler at Georgia Tech, ran in the 1960 Olympic Trials but failed to make the team for Rome.
Personal Best\: 400 – 47.58y (1932).
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