Full name: Robert Simpson Emery
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 141 lbs (64 kg)
Born: August 12, 1898 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: January 6, 1934 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Affiliations: Chicago AA, Chicago (USA)
Country: United States
Robert Emery attended the University of Illinois and later ran for the Chicago AA. He finished third in the 1920 AAU 400, which doubled that year as the Olympic Trials and qualified him for the Olympic team. Emery was a Chicago native, born, living and died there, but little is known of his life. In 1930 he was working as a clerk at a publishing house in Brooklyn.
Personal Best: 440y â 48.8 (1920).
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