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Athletics at the 1960 Roma Summer Games:

Men's 400 metres Semi-Finals

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Roma, Italy
Venue(s): Olympic Stadium, Roma
Date Started: September 5, 1960
Date Finished: September 5, 1960
Format: Top three in each heat advanced to the final.

Gold: USA Otis Davis
Silver: GER Carl Kaufmann
Bronze: RSA Malcolm Spence

Semi-Finals Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H) T(A)
1 Otis Davis 28 United States USA 45.5 45.62 QU/OR
2 Milkha Singh 24 India IND 45.9 46.08 QU
3 Manfred Kinder 22 Germany GER 46.0 46.13 QU
4 Robbie Brightwell 20 Great Britain GBR 46.1 46.25
5 Gordon Day 24 South Africa RSA 46.7 46.84
6 Kevan Gosper 26 Australia AUS 47.1 47.28

Semi-Finals Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H) T(A)
1 Carl Kaufmann 24 Germany GER 45.7 45.88 QU
2 Malcolm Spence 22 South Africa RSA 45.8 46.01 QU
3 Earl Young 19 United States USA 46.1 46.29 QU
4 Abdul Karim Amu 26 Nigeria NGR 46.6 46.74
5 Mal Spence 24 West Indies Federation WIF 46.8 46.99
6 Jack Yerman 21 United States USA 48.9 48.96