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Bill Jordan

Full name: William Conrad "Bill" Jordan
Gender: Male
Height: 6-3.5 (192 cm)
Weight: 174 lbs (79 kg)
Born: June 25, 1898 in Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Died: July 13, 1968 in Springfield, Ohio, United States
Affiliations: US Naval Academy, Annapolis (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Bill Jordan was a 1922 Naval Academy graduate who rowed on their championship eight at the 1921 and 1922 IRA Regattas as well as at the 1920 Olympic Games. Jordan resigned his Naval commission in 1923 and became an industrialist. He was a general manager for Curtiss-Wright Corporation’s local plant in Columbus, Ohio, when he wa named president of that company in 1948. He held that post until 1954, when he was named president and general manager of Hughes Aircraft.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 21 Antwerpen Rowing Men's Coxed Eights United States USA 1 Gold

Men's Coxed Eights

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1920 Summer 21 Antwerpen Rowing United States USA Final Round 6:05.0
1920 Summer 21 Antwerpen Rowing United States USA Semi-Finals Heat Two 6:24.0
1920 Summer 21 Antwerpen Rowing United States USA Round One Heat Three 6:24.0
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