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1904 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

Updated October 13, 2018 1.3k views55 items

List of Olympic gold medal winners from the 1904 Summer Olympics, listed alphabetically with photos when available. There was a lot of intense competition at the 1904 Summer Olympics, so these athletes who took home a gold medal should certainly be commended. These famous gold medal winning athletes all competed in their own particular event at the 1904 Summer Olympics, but what they all have in common is that they were able to rise above their competition and take home a medal for their country. List features Edward Hennig, Burton Downing and more.

This list answers the question, "Which athletes won a gold medal at the 1904 Summer Olympics?" Every historic Olympic competitor from the 1904 Summer Olympics competed bravely, but only the ones on this list were lucky enough to win a gold medal.
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  • 1

    Adolf Spinnler

    Men's Gymnastic, triathlon

    Date Of Birth1879-07-18

    Place Of BirthLiestal,Switzerland,Liestal,Earth,Europe

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionGymnastics at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's triathlon,Gymnastics at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's artistic individual all-around

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Bronze medal

  • 2

    Albert Young

    Men's Boxing, Welterweight 61.2-65.8kg

    Date Of Birth1877-09-28

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionBoxing at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Welterweight

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 3

    Albertson Van Zo Post

    Men's Foil individual, Men's Épée individual

    Date Of Birth1866-07-28

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionFencing at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's foil,Fencing at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's Épée, Individual,Fencing at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's Sabre, Individual

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonSilver medal,Bronze medal,Gold medal

  • 4
  • 5

    Anton Heida

    Men's Vault, Men's Horizontal bar

    Date Of Birth1878

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionGymnastics at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's Vault,Gymnastics at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's Horizontal Bar,Gymnastics at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's parallel bars,Gymnastics at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's pommel horse,Gymnastics at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's combined

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Silver medal

  • 6

    Archie Hahn

    Men's Athletics, 100m

    Date Of Birth1880-09-14

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionAthletics at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's 100 metres,Athletics at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's 200 metres,Athletics at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's 60 metres

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 7

    Beals Wright

    Men's Tennis, singles

    Date Of Birth1879-12-19

    Place Of BirthBoston,United States of America,Massachusetts

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionTennis at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's Singles

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 8

    Benjamin Bradshaw

    Men's Freestyle Wrestling, Featherweight 56.7-61.2kg

    Date Of Birth1879-08-15

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionWrestling at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's freestyle featherweight

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 9

    Bernhuff Hansen

    Men's Freestyle Wrestling, Heavyweight +71.7

    Date Of Birth1877-08-17

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionWrestling at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's freestyle heavyweight

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 10

    Burton Downing

    Men's Track Cycling, 1 Mile

    Olympic CountryUnited States of America

    Date Of Birth1885-02-05

    Place Of BirthSan Jose,United States of America,Northern California,California,Santa Clara County

    Olympic SportCycling

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionCycling at the 1904 Summer Olympics - 1 mile,Cycling at the 1904 Summer Olympics - 1/4 mile,Cycling at the 1904 Summer Olympics - 1/3 mile,Cycling at the 1904 Summer Olympics - 1/2 mile,Cycling at the 1904 Summer Olympics - 2 miles

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Games Participant1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonSilver medal,Bronze medal,Gold medal

  • 11

    Charles Daniels

    Men's 50 yards Freestyle, Men's 220yds Freestyle

    Date Of Birth1885-03-21

    Place Of BirthDayton,United States of America,Ohio,Montgomery County

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionSwimming at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's 50 yard freestyle,Swimming at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's 220 yard freestyle,Swimming at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's 100 yard freestyle,Swimming at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's 440 yard freestyle,Swimming at the 1908 Summer Olympics - Men's 100 metre freestyle

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics,1908 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonBronze medal,Gold medal,Silver medal

  • 12

    Charles Dvorak

    Men's Pole vault

    Date Of Birth1878-11-27

    Place Of BirthChicago,United States of America,Illinois,Chicagoland

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionAthletics at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's pole vault

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 13

    Charles Ericksen

    Men's Freestyle Wresetling, Welterweight 65.8-71.7kg

    Date Of Birth1875

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionWrestling at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's freestyle welterweight

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 14

    Charles Mayer

    Men's Boxing, 65.8-71.7kg (middleweight)

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionBoxing at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Middleweight,Boxing at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Heavyweight

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Silver medal

  • 15

    Charles Schlee

    Men's Track Cycling, 5 Miles

    Olympic CountryUnited States of America

    Date Of Birth1873-07-21

    Place Of BirthCopenhagen,Denmark,Europe,Earth,Northern Hemisphere

    Olympic SportCycling

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionCycling at the 1904 Summer Olympics - 5 miles

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Games Participant1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 16

    Edward Hennig

    Men's Horizontal bar, Club Swinging

    Date Of Birth1879-10-13

    Place Of BirthCleveland,United States of America,Ohio,Cuyahoga County,Bay Village

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionGymnastics at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's Horizontal Bar,Gymnastics at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's club swinging

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 17

    Emil Rausch

    Men's 880yds Freestyle, Men's 220yds Freestyle

    Date Of Birth1883-09-11

    NationalityGermany

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionSwimming at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's 880 yard freestyle,Swimming at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's 220 yard freestyle,Swimming at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's 1 mile freestyle

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Bronze medal

  • 18

    Étienne Desmarteau

    56-Pound Weight Throw

    Date Of Birth1873-02-04

    NationalityCanada

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionAthletics at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's 56 pound weight throw

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 19

    Frank Greer

    Men's Single sculls

    Date Of Birth1879-02-26

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionRowing at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's single sculls

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 20

    Fred Schule

    Men's Athletics, 110m hurdles

    Date Of Birth1879-09-27

    Place Of BirthFairfield,Ohio,Butler County,United States of America,United States

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionAthletics at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's 110 metre hurdles

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 21

    Georg Zacharias

    Men's 440yds Breaststroke, Men's 100yds Backstroke

    Date Of Birth1884-06-14

    Place Of BirthBerlin,Germany,Neukölln,Europe,Western Europe

    NationalityGermany

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionSwimming at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's 440 yard breaststroke,Swimming at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's 100 yard backstroke

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Bronze medal

  • 22

    George Bryant

    Men's Double American Round, Double York Round Men

    Date Of Birth1878-02-22

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionArchery at the 1904 Summer Olympics – Men's Double American Round,Archery at the 1904 Summer Olympics – Men's double York round

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 23

    George Eyser

    Men's Horizontal bar, Men's Parallel bars

    Date Of Birth1871-08-31

    Place Of BirthKiel,Germany,Schleswig-Holstein,Europe,Western Europe

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionGymnastics at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's Horizontal Bar,Gymnastics at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's parallel bars,Gymnastics at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's Vault,Gymnastics at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's pommel horse,Gymnastics at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's rope climbing

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonBronze medal,Gold medal,Silver medal

  • 24

    George Finnegan

    Men's Boxing, Flyweight -47.6 kg

    Date Of Birth1882

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionBoxing at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Flyweight,Boxing at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Bantamweight

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Silver medal

  • 25

    George Lyon

    Men's Golf

    Date Of Birth1858-07-27

    Place Of BirthRichmond Hill,Canada,Ontario,Regional Municipality of York,North America

    NationalityCanada

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionGolf at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's individual

    Olympic Medalist Games1904 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal