Full name: Horace Patton Ramey
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 132 lbs (60 kg)
Born: February 12, 1885 in Wise, Virginia, United States
Died: September 15, 1974 in Sun City, Arizona, United States
Affiliations: Chicago AA, Chicago (USA)
Country: United States
Horace Ramey, of the University of Michigan and the Chicago AA, was named to the 1908 Olympic Team based on his winning of the 1908 Central Olympic Trials in the 800 metres. He ran both the 400 and 800 at the 1908 London Olympics, but did not make either final. Ramey helped Michigan relay teams win six titles at the Penn Relays. He later became a sanitation engineer, running a trash collection company.
Personal Bests: 400 â 50.5 (1908); 800 â 1:57.0 (1908).
|1908 Summer||23||London||Athletics||Men's 400 metres||United States||USA||2 h3 r2/3|
|1908 Summer||23||London||Athletics||Men's 800 metres||United States||USA||AC h7 r1/2|
|1908 Summer||23||London||Athletics||United States||Semi-Finals||Heat Three||2||50.5est||at 5 yds|
|1908 Summer||23||London||Athletics||United States||Round One||Heat Nine||1||QU||51.0|
|1908 Summer||23||London||Athletics||United States||Round One||Heat Seven||AC||DNF|