Full name: John James Gallagher, Jr.
Height: 5-6 (168 cm)
Weight: 126 lbs (57 kg)
Born: April 13, 1890 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Affiliations: Yale Bulldogs, New Haven (USA)
Country: United States
John Gallagher ran distances for Yale. It is unclear how he was chosen for the 1912 Olympic marathon as he never placed in any Trials races in 1912. At the 1912 Boston Marathon, he took the lead in the race at about 9 miles, but later withdrew.
Personal Best: Mar – 2-44:20 (1912).
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