Full name: Francis Peter Higgins
Height: 5-10 (179 cm)
Weight: 148 lbs (67 kg)
Born: November 16, 1928 in Stockton-on-Tees, Stockton-on-Tees, Great Britain
Died: September 8, 1993
Country: Great Britain
Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)
Peter Higgins had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 4x440 yards relay (with Alan Dick, Derek Johnson, and the non-Olympian Peter Fryer). In the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games Higgins was eliminated in the semi-finals of the 440 yards. In the British Empire and Commonwealth Games he competed for England.
Personal Best: 400 – 47.1 (1956).
|1956 Summer||28||Melbourne||Athletics||Men's 400 metres||Great Britain||GBR||5 h1 r3/4|
|1956 Summer||28||Melbourne||Athletics||Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay||Great Britain||GBR||3||Bronze|
|1956 Summer||28||Melbourne||Athletics||Great Britain||Semi-Finals||Heat One||5||47.7||47.65|
|1956 Summer||28||Melbourne||Athletics||Great Britain||Quarter-Finals||Heat Two||3||QU||47.4||47.43|
|1956 Summer||28||Melbourne||Athletics||Great Britain||Round One||Heat Eight||1||QU||47.9||47.98|
|1956 Summer||28||Melbourne||Athletics||Great Britain||GBR||Final||3||3:07.2||3:07.19||46,3|
|1956 Summer||28||Melbourne||Athletics||Great Britain||GBR||Round One||Heat Three||1||QU||3:08.8||3:08.76|