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Joseph Bromilow

Full name: Joseph M. Bromilow, Jr.
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8.5 (174 cm)
Weight: 139 lbs (63 kg)
Born: October 20, 1881 in Westhoughton, Greater Manchester, Great Britain
Died: January 12, 1972 in Paterson, New Jersey, United States
Affiliations: I-AAC, Queens (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics


In the 800, Joseph Bromilow finished second at the 1906 AAU and third at the 1908 AAU. In 1910, he ran on a world-record setting 4x880 relay team for the Irish-American AC. Bromilow ran the 800 at the 1908 Olympics, but did not make it past the first round. Born in England, he came to the US as a child and spent most of his life in Paterson, New Jersey. He later worked as a twister in silk mills.

Personal Best: 800 – 1:55.3e (1906).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 26 London Athletics Men's 800 metres United States USA 2 h7 r1/2

Men's 800 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T MB
1908 Summer 26 London Athletics United States Round One Heat Seven 2 1:58.3est at 1 yd
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