Chris Brasher

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Birthday
21, 1928
Birthplace
Guyana
Death Date
Feb 28, 2003 (74)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
21, 1928
Birthplace
Guyana
Death Date
Feb 28, 2003 (74)

About

British athlete and sports journalist who co-founded the London Marathon in 1981.

Before Fame

He attended rugby school in Guyana and later attended St John's College, Cambridge.

Trivia

He won gold in the in the 3,000 metres steeplechase at the 1956 Olympics.

Family Life

He married tennis champion Shirley Bloomer.

Associated With

Ron Delany was another gold medal winning runner at the 1956 Olympics.