|Full name||Gerald Howard Ashworth|
|Born||May 1, 1942 (age 74)
Haverhill, Massachusetts, U.S.
Ashworth attended Dartmouth College. He ran the second leg of the gold medal performance of the American 4 × 100 m relay team, which set a new world record of 39.0 at the Tokyo Olympics. Paul Drayton, Richard Stebbins and Bob Hayes ran the other legs.
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