Hasely Crawford

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Trinidadian athlete who became the country's first Olympic champion after winning the 100 meters at the 1976 Olympics in Montreal.

Before Fame

He began to actively pursue athletics at the age of 17.


He won a bronze medal in the 100 meters at the Commonwealth Games.

Family Life

He was one of Lionel and Phyliss Crawford's 11 children.

Associated With

He qualified for, but never entered, the 1972 Olympics that were dominated by Mark Spitz.