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Ben Adams

Born: Mar 31, 1890

Death: Mar 15, 1961

Birthplace: United States of America

Nationality: United States

Ben Adams

Date of Birth : Mar 31, 1890
Date of Death : Mar 15, 1961
Birth Place : United States of America

Benjamin "Ben" Willard Adams was an American athlete who competed mainly in the standing jumps. At the 1912 Summer Olympics he won a silver medal in the standing high jump and a bronze in the standing long jump, while his elder brother Platt Adams won a gold and a silver, respectively. Ben also competed in the exhibition baseball tournament for Sweden.

Also known as


  • Benjamin Adams
  • Benjamin W. Adams
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