Full name: Joseph Robert "Bob" Birrell
Height: 6-3.5 (192 cm)
Weight: 203 lbs (92 kg)
Born: March 6, 1938 in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, Great Britain
Affiliations: Barrow Athletic Club, Barrow-in-Furness (GBR)
Country: Great Britain
Related Olympians: Brother of Joe Birrell.
Bob Birrell was eliminated in the semi-finals of the 120 yards hurdles at the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games. Four years later he finished sixth in the 120 yards hurdles at the 1962 British Empire and Commonwealth Games.
Personal Best: 110H – 14.2 (1961).
|1960 Summer||22||Roma||Athletics||Men's 110 metres Hurdles||Great Britain||GBR||5 h4 r2/4|
|1960 Summer||22||Roma||Athletics||Great Britain||Quarter-Finals||Heat Four||5||14.6||14.78|
|1960 Summer||22||Roma||Athletics||Great Britain||Round One||Heat Three||3||QU||14.7||14.82|