Full name: Martin William Hawkins (Hakansson-)
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
Weight: 150 lbs (68 kg)
Born: February 20, 1888 in [unknown], Unknown, Sweden
Died: October 27, 1959 in Portland, Oregon, United States
Affiliations: Multnomah AC, Portland (USA)
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)
The United States provided five of the six finalists for the high hurdles in the 1912 Olympics. Martin Hawkins of the Multnomah AC of Portland, Oregon, barely edged John Case out of third place as the U.S. swept the first four places. Hawkins later became a lawyer, then a judge, and in 1940 was elected to the circuit court.
Personal Best: 120yH – 15.2 (1912).
|1912 Summer||24||Stockholm||Athletics||Men's 110 metres Hurdles||United States||USA||3||Bronze|