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Kurt Orban

Full name: Kurt Orban
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0 (184 cm)
Weight: 181 lbs (82 kg)
Born: August 6, 1916 in Staten Island, New York, United States
Died: February 8, 2006 in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Affiliations: Downtown Athletic Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Hockey

Biography

Kurt Orban played hockey (field) for the United States at the 1948 and 1956 Olympics. He was a forward and also served on the US Olympic Committee field hockey committee. Orban founded Kurt Orban Partners, a company still in existence (2015) in Burlingame, California, which specializes in specialty steel procurement. After Orban’s death the company was taken over by his son, Matt Orban.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 31 London Hockey Men's Hockey United States USA 10T
1956 Summer 40 Melbourne Hockey Men's Hockey United States USA 11T

Men's Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result GP G
1948 Summer 31 London Hockey United States USA Final Standings 10T 1948-07-31 3 0
1948 Summer 31 London Hockey United States USA Group B Match #2 2 1948-08-03 AFG 2, USA 0 0
1948 Summer 31 London Hockey United States USA Group B Match #3 2 1948-08-05 GBR 11, USA 0 0
1948 Summer 31 London Hockey United States USA Group B Match #5 2 1948-08-07 SUI 3, USA 1 0
1956 Summer 40 Melbourne Hockey United States USA Final Standings 11T 1956-11-23 4 1
1956 Summer 40 Melbourne Hockey United States USA Classification Round 9-12 Match #6 1T 1956-12-06 USA 1, AFG 1 0
1956 Summer 40 Melbourne Hockey United States USA Group A Match #1 2 1956-11-26 SIN 6, USA 1 1
1956 Summer 40 Melbourne Hockey United States USA Group A Match #4 2 1956-11-28 IND 16, USA 0 0
1956 Summer 40 Melbourne Hockey United States USA Group A Match #6 2 1956-11-30 AFG 5, USA 1 0
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