Full name: Cornelius Erwin Righter
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
Born: March 7, 1897 in Campbell, California, United States
Died: August 30, 1985 in Englewood, Ohio, United States
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
Swede Righter was a football and basketball star at Stanford and also played on the rugby team in 1917. Football was undoubtedly his major sport and he received honorable mention in the 1920 All-America selections. After graduating in 1921 he became football, basketball, and track coach at the College of the Pacific for 12 years. He later served as a coach at several small Northern California colleges and high schools until his retirement in 1962.
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