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Edson Brown

Full name: Edson L. Brown
Gender: Male
Born: May 16, 1935 in New York, New York, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Boxing

Biography

Edson Brown boxed in the featherweight class for the US at the 1952 Olympics. He won two fights in Helsinki before losing in the quarter-finals. Brown later won the New York Daily News Golden Gloves open championship as a featherweight in both 1953 and 1954. He also won the 1953 New York Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 17 Helsinki Boxing Men's Featherweight United States USA 5T

Men's Featherweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result JF MR
1952 Summer 17 Helsinki Boxing United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #4 2 1952-07-31 Ventaja (FRA) , Brown (USA) 0
1952 Summer 17 Helsinki Boxing United States USA Round Two Match #3 1 Brown (USA) , Ilie (ROU) 3 decision
1952 Summer 17 Helsinki Boxing United States USA Round One Match #5 1 1952-07-28 Brown (USA) , Bose (IND) 3 decision
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