Full name: Robert Wadsworth Edgren
Height: 6-4.5 (195 cm)
Weight: 225 lbs (102 kg)
Born: January 27, 1874 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: September 9, 1939 in Carmel, California, United States
Affiliations: Olympic Club, San Francisco (USA) / California Golden Bears, Berkeley (USA)
Country: United States
Robert Edgren had a long career as a weight-thrower between 1897 and 1910. His best finish in an AAU event was third in the 1901 56-lb. weight throw. He was also third in the hammer throw at the 1895 IC4A meet. Edgren later became a well-known sportswriter and cartoonist.
Personal Bests: SP – 11.78 (1902); DT - 41.61 (1910); HT – 38.23 (125-5) (1901).