Full name: Benjamin Gene "Benny" Brown
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 163 lbs (74 kg)
Born: September 27, 1953 in San Francisco, California, United States
Died: February 1, 1996 in Ontario, California, United States
Affiliations: Maccabi Track Club, Los Angeles (USA)
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
Ben Brown of UCLA finished in fourth place at the 1976 Final Trials in the 400 metres. This earned him a spot on the 1,600m relay team and he ran the third leg in 44.6 in the MontrÃ©al final. Earlier in the season he had won the NCAA 400 meter championship. Brown was killed in a car accident.
Personal Bests: 200 â 20.6 (1975); 400 â 44.7y (1973); 800 â 1:48.8 (1986).
|1976 Summer||22||MontrÃ©al||Athletics||Men's 4 Ã 400 metres Relay||United States||USA||1||Gold|
|1976 Summer||22||MontrÃ©al||Athletics||United States||USA||Final||1||2:58.65||44.6|
|1976 Summer||22||MontrÃ©al||Athletics||United States||USA||Round One||Heat One||1||QU||2:59.52|