|Type||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Full name||Herman Ray•Stokes|
|Born||16 October 1932 in Houston, Texas (USA)|
|Died||25 January 1998 in Los Angeles, California (USA)|
|Measurements||175 cm / 77 kg|
|Affiliations||Southern California Striders, Anaheim (USA)|
Herman Stokes placed in the top five at the AAU triple jump every year from 1957-63, with best finishes of second in 1959 and 1962, and third in 1958. Stokes won a silver medal in 1959 in the Pan American Games triple jump and also competed in the Pan-Ams in 1963, placing fourth. Stokes attended San Jose State University and later represented the Southern Cal Striders. He later worked as a postal clerk.
Personal Best: TJ – 15.90 (52-2¼) (1971).
|Games||Discipline (Sport) / Event||NOC / Team||Pos||Medal||As|
|1960 Summer Olympics||Athletics||USA||Herman Stokes|
|Triple Jump, Men (Olympic)||28 r1/2|