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Lennox MiIler 
 
ONE OF THE GREATEST JAMAICAN SPRINTERS. THE ONLY ONE THAT WAS ABLE TO BEAT JIM HINES AT MEXICO CITY 1968 OLYMPIC GAMES (ROUND 2, HEAT 1) 
 
ONE OF THE FEWS ABLE TO TAKE TWO MEDALS IN  100 METERS  AT OLYMPIC GAMES (SILVER MEXICO 1968 - BRONZE MUNICH 1972). Others were: 
 
- RALPH METCALFE (SILVER LOS ANGELES 1932, SILVER BERLIN 1936 
- VALERY BORZOV (GOLD MUNICH 1972 - BRONZE MONTREAL 1976) 
- ATO BOLDON (BRONZE ATLANTA 1996 - SILVER SIDNEY 2000) 
- FRANK FREDERICKS (SILVER BARCELONA 1992 - SILVER ATLANTA 1996) 
- LINFORD CHRISTIE (SILVER SEOUL 1988 - GOLD BARCELONA 1992) 
- CARL LEWIS (GOLD LOS ANGELES 1984 - GOLD SEOUL 1988) 
- MAURICE GREENE  (GOLD SIDNEY 2000 - BRONZE ATHENE 2004) 
- JUSTIN GATLIN (GOLD ATHENS 2004 -  BRONZE LONDON 2012 -  SILVER RIO 2016) 
- USIAN BOLT (GOLD BEIJING 2008 - GOLD LONDON 2012 -  GOLD 2016) 
 
Full name: Lennox V. "Billy" Miller 
Gender: Male 
Height: 6'0" (183 cm) 
Weight: 174 lbs (79 kg) 
Born: October 8, 1946 in Kingston, Surrey, Jamaica 
Died: November 8, 2004 in Pasadena, California, United States 
Affiliations: University of Southern California (USA) 
Country: JAM Jamaica 
 
Personal Best: 100 - 10.04 (1968). 
 
Lennox V. Miller (October 8, 1946 in Kingston, Jamaica – November 8, 2004 in Pasadena, California) was a champion runner and father of Inger Miller. 
 
Representing Jamaica, Miller won the silver medal in the 100 meters in the 1968 Summer Olympics, and the bronze in the 1972 Summer Olympics, also in the 100. 
 
He and Inger are the first father-daughter to win Olympic track and field medals. He was her coach prior to her winning gold in the 1996 Summer Olympics. Both ran for the University of Southern California, where Miller earned a degree in psychology and graduated from the dental school. He had been a dentist in Pasadena for 30 years. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lennox Miller (left) and Willie Turner
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lennox Miller taking silver at Mexico City 1968 Olympic games
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lennox Miller (536)  taking silver at Mexico City 1968 Olympic games
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
100 meters dash  Mexico 1968 podium
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
100 meters dash  Mexico 1968 podium. Lennox and Jimmy
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
100 meters dash  Mexico 1968 podium
 
 
 
 
 
 
Silver in Mexico 1968
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Six members of Kingston College’s first Penn Relays team. From left: Lennox Tulloch, Alex MacDonald (captain), Rupert Hoilette, Tony Keyes, Jimmy Grant and Lennox Miller.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lennox Miller (left),  member of the famed Kingston College sprint quartet that pioneered Jamaican scholastic participation at the Penn Relays in 1964
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Valery Borzov and Lennox Miller during a preolympic meeting in Munich 1972 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Taking Bronze in Munich 1972 behind Valery Borzov and Robert Taylor
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Taking Bronze in Munich 1972 behind Valery Borzov and Robert Taylor
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Taking Bronze in Munich 1972 behind (on the rigth) Valery Borzov and Robert Taylor
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Taking Bronze in Munich 1972 behind (on the rigth) Robert Taylor and Valery Borzov
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 Munich 1972 the podium. From left Miller, Borzov, Taylor
 
 
 
 
4x100 anchor leg in Mexico 1968
 
 
 
 
 
Taking Bronze in Munich 1972 behind Valery Borzov and Robert Taylor. 
 
895 is Hasley Crawford gold in Montreal 1976