Rupert Ellis-Brown

Rupert Ellis-Brown (26 October 1880 – 28 June 1969) was a sailor from South Africa, who represented his country at the 1924 Summer Olympics in Meulan, France. He served as mayor of Durban during the 1940s.

Rupert Ellis-Brown
Personal information
NationalitySouth Africa
Born(1880-10-26)26 October 1880
Durban, Natal Colony
Died28 June 1969(1969-06-28) (aged 88)
Durban, South Africa
Sailing career
Class(es)French National Monotype 1924
ClubRoyal Natal Yacht Club, Durban (RSA)
Updated on 6 March 2015.


  • "Rupert Ellis-Brown Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympic Sports. Retrieved 6 March 2015.
  • Les Jeux de la VIIIe Olympiade Paris 1924:rapport official (PDF) (in French). Paris: Librairie de France: Comité Olympique Français. 1924. Retrieved 6 March 2015.