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Mickey Galitzen

Full name: Michael Riley "Mickey" Galitzen
Gender: Male
Born: September 6, 1909 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: June 9, 1959 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Affiliations: Los Angeles Allied Athletic Club, Los Angeles (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Diving

Medals: 1 Gold, 2 Silver, 1 Bronze (4 Total)

Biography

Michael Galitzen only used that name early in his career, preferring his nickname of Mickey Riley. He competed in four Olympic diving events and won a medal in each. While at Southern Cal he was twice the NCAA springboard champion and indoors and outdoors won a total of 10 AAU titles. Like his brother, John, also an AAU diving champion, Mickey competed for the Los Angeles AC. He worked as a film editor in the movie business and later gave diving comedy routines at swim meets.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving Men's Springboard United States USA 2 Silver
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving Men's Platform United States USA 3 Bronze
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving Men's Springboard United States USA 1 Gold
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving Men's Platform United States USA 2 Silver

Men's Springboard

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank O PTS JO JP DP SP
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Final 2 14.0 174.06
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Round One Pool Two 1 QU 5.0 178.94
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Final Round Judge #1 2 2.0 181.9
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Final Round Judge #2 4 4.0 167.7
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Final Round Judge #3 2 2.0 176.0
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Final Round Judge #4 2 2.0 176.0
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Final Round Judge #5 4 4.0 168.7
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Round One Pool Two Judge #1 1 1.0 186.3
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Round One Pool Two Judge #2 1 1.0 171.2
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Round One Pool Two Judge #3 1 1.0 177.5
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Round One Pool Two Judge #4 1 1.0 181.1
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Round One Pool Two Judge #5 1 1.0 178.6
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving United States Final Standings 1 161.38
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving United States Dive #1 2T 11.48
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving United States Dive #2 1 13.76
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving United States Dive #3 2 15.12
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving United States Dive #4 1 14.40
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving United States Dive #5 1 16.34
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving United States Dive #6 2 18.90
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving United States Dive #7 4 15.12
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving United States Dive #8 1 25.24
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving United States Dive #9 1 40.36
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving United States Dive #10 1 54.76

Men's Platform

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank O PTS JO JP DP SP
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Final 3 15.0 92.34
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Round One Pool Two 2 QU 9.0 98.56
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Final Round Judge #1 3 3.0 89.2
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Final Round Judge #2 3 3.0 90.4
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Final Round Judge #3 3 3.0 94.1
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Final Round Judge #4 3 3.0 95.2
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Final Round Judge #5 3 3.0 92.8
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Round One Pool Two Judge #1 2 2.0 99.7
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Round One Pool Two Judge #2 2 2.0 98.4
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Round One Pool Two Judge #3 1 1.0 99.0
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Round One Pool Two Judge #4 2 2.0 100.4
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Diving United States Round One Pool Two Judge #5 2 2.0 95.3
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving United States Final Standings 2 124.28
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving United States Dive #1 2 9.84
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving United States Dive #2 1 14.44
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving United States Dive #3 3 13.76
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving United States Dive #4 2 14.62
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving United States Dive #5 1 18.48
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving United States Dive #6 2 17.94
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving United States Dive #7 3 16.72
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Diving United States Dive #8 1 24.28