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Cecil Griffiths
Cecil Redvers Griffiths (January 20, 1901 - July 29, 1945) was a British athlete, winner of gold medal in 4x400 m relay at the 1920 Summer Olympics.

Cecil Griffiths from Neath, Wales made his only appearance at the Olympic Games, while running the opening leg in the British 4x400 m relay team at the Antwerp Olympics in 1920, which won the gold medal.

Griffiths won also the British AAA championships in 880 yd in 1923 and 1925.

Griffiths died in 1945, of heart failure, on Golders Green Station, NW London, leaving a widow and two sons.



 

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