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Herman Groman

Full name: Herman Charles Groman
Gender: Male
Born: August 18, 1882 in Odebolt, Iowa, United States
Died: July 21, 1954 in Whitehall, Michigan, United States
Affiliations: Yale Bulldogs, New Haven (USA) / Chicago Athletic Association, Chicago (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

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Herman Groman, a Yale grad, represented the Chicago AA at the 1904 Olympics. He was an early leader in the 400 m but faded in the closing stages and eventually lost second place to Frank Waller by less than one meter After Yale, Groman attended Rush Medical College from which he earned his M.D. in 1907. He set up a practice in Hammond, Indiana, but he was also active in community affairs and was on the board of several local businesses.

Personal Bests: 400 – 49.9 (1904).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1904 Summer 21 St. Louis Athletics Men's 400 metres United States USA 3 Bronze

Men's 400 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1904 Summer 21 St. Louis Athletics United States Final Standings 3 50.0
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