From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This article is about the Olympic athlete. For the U.S. Representative from Wisconsin, see Ben C. Eastman.
|This article needs additional citations for verification. (June 2012)|
|Olympic medal record|
|Competitor for the USA|
|Silver||1932 Los Angeles||400 metres|
Benjamin "Ben" Bangs Eastman (July 19, 1911 – October 6, 2002), alias "Blazin' Ben", was an American middle distance runner. He was born in Burlingame, California, and graduated from Stanford University in 1933.
|Men's 400 metres World Record Holder
1932-03-26 – 1932-08-05
|Men's 800 metres World Record Holder
equalled the 1:49.8 by Tommy Hampson
1934-06-16 – 1936-08-20
|This article about a track and field Olympic medalist of the United States is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|