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John Morgan

Full name: John Adams Morgan
Gender: Male
Born: September 17, 1930 in Oyster Bay, New York, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Sailing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Grandson of the wealthy industrial magnate, J. P. Morgan, John Morgan went to Yale, where he briefly played on the soccer team. He went into a career in investment banking, but still sailed frequently. mostly in ocean racing. Much of his racing has been with 1952 crew member, Eric Ridder. At the 1952 Olympics, Morgan was a crew member for Herman Whiton aboard Llanoria and sailed in all the races save one, when he was indisposed and Whiton’s wife, Emelyn Whiton, took over Morgan’s place in the crew.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Sailing Mixed 6 metres Llanoria USA 1 Gold

Mixed 6 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date PTS T
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Sailing Llanoria USA Final Standings 1952-07-20 4,870
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Sailing Llanoria USA Race One 1952-07-20 540 2-31:58
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Sailing Llanoria USA Race Two 1952-07-21 188 3-22:51
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Sailing Llanoria USA Race Three 1952-07-22 1,142 2-28:00
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Sailing Llanoria USA Race Four 1952-07-23 1,142 2-45:36
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Sailing Llanoria USA Race Five 1952-07-26 239 2-50:03
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Sailing Llanoria USA Race Six 1952-07-27 665 2-35:32
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Sailing Llanoria USA Race Seven 1952-07-28 1,142 3-00:50
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