Great Olympians

Biographies - BOW


Donald Paul "Don" Bowden

B. 1936-08-08, San José, Cal., USA
Athletics - Track & Field
1956 HP
Men's 1500 metres R1:11th 0.0043
0.0043


Josiah Frederick Dollin Bowden

B. 1858, Bridgport, England, Great Britain; D. 1936-12-25
Fencing
1900 HP
Men's Épée, Individual QF:ac 0.361
0.361

Olympic Competitor nr 610


(Robert) Norris Bowden

B. 1926-08-13, North York, Ont., Canada; D. 1991-04-09
Figure Skating (1 silver)
1952 1956 HP
Pairs fifth silver 6250
6250


Walter Bowden

B. 1910-12-29, New York, NY, USA; D. 2001-04-19
Handball
1936 HP
Men's Team sixth 320
320


Philip Bowden-Smith

B. 1891-03-27, Agrapatana, Ceylon (now Sri Lanka), represented Great Britain; D. 1964-04-28
Equestrianism - Eventing & Equestrianism - Jumping
1924 HP
Three-Day Event, Individual 29th 0.02
Three-Day Event, Team sixth 160
Jumping, Individual fourth 2000
Jumping, Team 7th 100
2260.02


Ian Walter John Bowditch

B. 1939-03-09, Parramatta, NSW, Australia; D. 2008-02-25
Fencing
1964 HP
Men's Épée, Team R1:3rd 7.78
7.78


John Ford Bower

B. 1940-11-08, Lewiston, Maine, USA; D. 2017-06-06
Cross-Country Skiing & Nordic Combined
1964 1968 HP
Men's 4x10 kilometres Relay 13th 12th 16.4
Men's Individual Nordic Combined 15th 13th 53.4
69.8


Mervyn John Bower

B. 1934-01-12, represented Australia; D. 2013-10
Figure Skating
1960 HP
Mixed Pairs 12th 50
50

He was also entered in 1956, but did not start.


Dianne Marie Bowering

competed in 1968 as

Dianne Burge

B. 1943-10-09, Adelaide, SA, Australia
Athletics - Track & Field
1964 1968 HP
Women's 100 metres QF:5th sixth 642.29
Women's 200 metres SF:7th 20.8
Women's 4x100 metres Relay sixth fifth 410
1073.09


Alfred James Bowerman

B. 1873-11-22, Broomfield, England, Great Britain; D. 1947-07-20
Cricket (1 gold)
1900 HP
Men's Team gold 3200
3200

Olympic Competitor nr 1408


(William) Jay Bowerman, Jr.

B. 1942-12-17, Seattle, Wash., USA
Biathlon
1972 HP
Men's 20 km 45th -4.13
Men's 4x7.5 km Relay sixth 160
160.0000125


(Edwin) Eddie Bowey

B. 1926-01-05, London, England, Great Britain
Freestyle Wrestling
1948 HP
Men's Middleweight (-79 kg) 10th 150
150


Ian Bowhill

B. 1903-05-27, Edinburgh, Scotland, Great Britain; D. 1975
Figure Skating
1928 HP
Men's Singles 14th 24
24


Mary Jane Dyment Bowie

B. 1948-03-03, Ottawa, Ont., Canada
Luge
1976 HP
Women's Singles 23rd 0.384
0.384


David Graham Bowker

B. 1922-03-15, Manchester, England, Great Britain
Sailing (1 silver)
1956 HP
5.5 metres silver 4000
4000


Walter Bowler

Olympic Competitor nr 4641


Dan Bowling

from London, England, represented Great Britain
Boxing
1920 HP
Men's Bantamweight (-53.5 kg) R1 136.5
136.5


Chet Bowman

B. 1901-11-22, West Long Beach, NJ, USA; D. 1936-05-31
Athletics
1924 HP
Men's 100 m fourth 1600
1600


Roscoe Bowman

B. 1900-03-21, Carroll, Iowa, USA; D. 1964-09-24
Fencing
1920 HP
Men's Sabre, Individual R1:7th 0.0039
Men's Sabre, Team fifth 250
250.039


Sid Bowman

B. 1907-06-08, Brookhaven, Miss., USA; D. 1986-04-29
Athletics - Track & Field
1928 1932 HP
Men's Triple Jump 9th 7th 840
840


William Bowman

Olympic Competitor nr 5598


Vernon A. "Vern" Bowrey

B. 1948-08-20, represented Australia
Rowing
1972 HP
Men's Coxed Fours Rep:4th 19.2
19.2


Written 2000-12-02 - last modified 2022-10-11

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