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Johnny Elliott

Full name: John Alphonso "Johnny" Elliott
Nickname(s): Kingston
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 154 lbs (70 kg)
Born: June 8, 1931 in Kingston, Kingston, Jamaica
Died: March 30, 2015 in Telford, Telford and Wrekin, Great Britain
Country: JAM Jamaica
Sport: Boxing

Related Olympians: Father of Mark Elliott.


Johnny Elliott boxed for Jamaica at the 1964 Olympics but shortly thereafter settled in England. He represented Great Britain in several international competitions. Elliott settled in Telford, where worked for GKN Sankey, a car chassis and frame manufacturer. He also set up the company boxing club and trained many local boxers.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 33 Tokyo Boxing Men's Light-Middleweight Jamaica JAM 17T

Men's Light-Middleweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result JF J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S TJP
1964 Summer 33 Tokyo Boxing Jamaica JAM Round One Match #12 2 1964-10-13 Chirino (ARG) , Elliott (JAM) 0 58 57 57 58 57 287
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