Full name: Fidel Negrete Gamboa
Height: 5-5.5 (167 cm)
Weight: 128 lbs (58 kg)
Born: March 23, 1932
Died: November 17, 2016 in Toluca, MÃ©xico, Mexico
Fidel Negrete was a distance runner whose top title was the marathon gold medal at the 1963 Pan American Games in SÃ£o Paulo. He also won a silver medal in the half-marathon at the 1962 Central American and Caribbean Games in Kingston, Jamaica. Negrete ran the marathon at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. He later competed in Masters and veterans competition, before dying from a heart attack at age 84.
Personal Best: Mar â 2-26:07 (1964).