Don MacMillan

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Don MacMillan
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MacMillan in 1948
Personal information
NationalityAustralian
Born(1928-01-05)5 January 1928
Died19 November 2004(2004-11-19) (aged 76)
Height190 cm (6 ft 3 in)
Weight85 kg (187 lb)
Sport
SportMiddle-distance running
Event(s)800 m, 1500 m, mile
ClubGeelong Guild Athletics Club
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)800 m – 1:50.3 (1954)
1500 m – 3:49.8 (1952)
Mile – 4:05.8 (1955) [1] [2]

Donald Robertson Thomson MacMillan (5 January 1928 – 19 November 2004) was an Australian middle-distance runner. He competed in the 800 metres at the 1952 and 1956 Summer Olympics, but failed to reach the finals. In 1952, he placed ninth in the final of the 1500 m event. [1] At the British Empire and Commonwealth Games, MacMillan finished seventh over 1 mile in 1950, and won a bronze medal in the 4×440 yd relay in 1954. [1]

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References

  1. 1 2 3 Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Don MacMillan Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 14 October 2017.
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