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Theron Newell

Full name: Theron Newell
Gender: Male
Born: July 10, 1916 in Kansas City, Kansas, United States
Died: August 1, 1993 in Marin County, California, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Art Competitions


American Theron Newell was still a journalism student at Kansas State when his poem was submitted to the 1936 Arts Competition. After he finished university, he had to work as a merchant sailor for a few years. During World War II Newell married his wife Dorothy, who was also a journalist. From 1948-58 they published their own newspaper in Vancouver, Washington. In 1961 they moved to Novato, California, where they both worked for the Independent Journal. After his death in 1993, Newell’s ashes were scattered over Mt. St. Helens in Washington.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 20 Berlin Art Competitions Mixed Literature, Unknown Event United States USA AC

Mixed Literature, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1936 Summer 20 Berlin Art Competitions United States Final Standings AC Philopoemen, last of the Greeks
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