Full name: John Bray
Born: August 19, 1875 in Middleport, New York, United States
Died: July 18, 1945 in San Francisco, California, United States
Affiliations: Williams College, Williamstown (USA)
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)
Third place in the 1,500 m in 1900 gave John Bray the honor of being the first Olympic medalist from Williams College. He also qualified for the 800 m final, but placed sixth. Bray eventually settled in San Francisco where he worked for several electric companies and served on the board of directors of the San Francisco Board of Trade.
Personal Bests: 800 â 1:55.3 (1900); 1500 â 4:07.2 (1900); Mile â 4:43.6 (1900).
|1900 Summer||24||Paris||Athletics||Men's 800 metres||United States||USA||6|
|1900 Summer||24||Paris||Athletics||Men's 1,500 metres||United States||USA||3||Bronze|
|1900 Summer||24||Paris||Athletics||United States||Final||6|
|1900 Summer||24||Paris||Athletics||United States||Round One||Heat Three||2||QU||6 yds bh|
|1900 Summer||24||Paris||Athletics||United States||Final Standings||3||20 yds bh2|