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New Zealand distance runner and local-body politician

Dick Quax is ...

Dead
Born 1 Jan 1948 in Alkmaar
Died 28 May 2018 in Auckland
Age70 years, 4 months
Causelaryngeal cancer
Height1.83m (6 ft, 0 in)
Correction?
Dick Quax
Dick Quax
T.g.v. opening kunststofatletiekbaan "Brakkestein" in Nijmegen; Mc Loyd (l) en Quax na afloop 17 augustus 1977

About Dick Quax

Theodorus Jacobus Leonardus "Dick" Quax (1 January 1948 – 28 May 2018) was a Dutch-born New Zealand runner and one-time world record holder in the 5000 metres, and local-body politician. Quax stood for Parliament for the ACT Party in 1999 and 2002. He was a Manukau City councillor from 2001 to 2007, when he stood unsuccessfully for mayor, and was a councillor on the Auckland Council from 2011 until his death in 2018.

He is also known as Theodorus Jacobus L. Quax and Theodorus Jacobus Leonardus Quax.