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Paul Herman

Full name: Paul Irvin Herman
Gender: Male
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
Weight: 174 lbs (79 kg)
Born: March 7, 1941 in Reserve, Kansas, United States
Affiliations: US Army, (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Paul Herman was AAU decathlon champion in 1961 and finished second in that event in 1962 and 1964. He narrowly missed winning a decathlon medal at the 1964 Olympics.

Personal Best: Dec – 7699 (1963).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Athletics Men's Decathlon United States USA 4

Men's Decathlon

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank P(1962HT) P(1985HT) T D P(1962T) P(1985T) H
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Athletics United States Final Standings 4 7,787 7.651
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Athletics United States 100 metres 12T 756 765 11.2
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Athletics United States 100 metres Heat Five 2T 756 765 11.2
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Athletics United States Long jump 8 6.97 814 807
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Athletics United States Shot put 8 13.89 721 722
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Athletics United States High jump 6T 743 687 1.87
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Athletics United States 400 metres 5T 842 845 49.2
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Athletics United States 400 metres Heat Three 2T 842 845 49.2
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Athletics United States 110 metre hurdles 8T 827 797 15.2
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Athletics United States 110 metre hurdles Heat Six 2 827 797 15.2
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Athletics United States Discus throw 6 44.15 765 749
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Athletics United States Pole vault 5 896 716 4.35
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Athletics United States Javelin throw 3 63.35 802 788
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Athletics United States 1,500 metres 6 4:25.4 621 775
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Athletics United States 1,500 metres Heat Five 1 4:25.4 621 775