Robert Taylor



Age: 59


Summary: sprinter who was a member of the 400-meter relay team that won gold and silver medals at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, Germany but who finished second in the 100 after barely making it to a preliminary race because of a scheduling mix-up that saw two of his teammates miss qualifying heats.



Cause of Death: Heart failure


Born: September 14, 1948


Died: November 13, 2007


Location: Missouri City, Texas