Full name: Vivian Dolores Brown (-Reed)
Height: 5-8 (173 cm)
Weight: 139 lbs (63 kg)
Born: December 17, 1941 in Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: August 20, 1998 in Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Affiliations: TSU Tigers, Nashville (USA)
Country: United States
Vivian Brown was a long sprinter, specializing in the 200 metres, while running for Tennessee State and the Cleveland Recreation Department. She won two US titles, the AAU in 1962-63, and was the 1963 Pan American Games champion at 200 metres and at 4×100 metres relay (with [Willye White], [Marilyn White], and the non-Olympian Norma Harris). Brown also ran the 4×100 relay for the US several times in international dual meets and in 1961 helped a US team (with [Willye White], [Ernestine Pollards], and [Wilma Rudolph]) set the world record in that event during a US-USSR dual meet in Moskva. Brown later became a high school track coach.
Personal Best: 200 – 23.8 (1963).
|1964 Summer||22||Tokyo||Athletics||Women's 200 metres||United States||USA||8 h2 r2/3|
|1964 Summer||22||Tokyo||Athletics||United States||Semi-Finals||Heat Two||8||24.3w||24.39w|
|1964 Summer||22||Tokyo||Athletics||United States||Round One||Heat Four||3||QC||24.1||24,17|