Full name: Joseph Aloysius "Joe" Ruddy, Sr.
Born: September 28, 1878 in New York, New York, United States
Died: November 11, 1962 in Far Rockaway, Queens, New York, United States
Affiliations: NYAC, New York (USA)
Country: United States
Sport: Water Polo, Swimming
Medals: 2 Gold (2 Total)
Joe Ruddy was a water polo player and was a member of the New York AC team that won the tournament held in conjunction with the St. Louis Games. His son [Ray] and his nephew [Steve] later competed for the United States in Olympic swimming.
|1904 Summer||25||St. Louis||Water Polo||Men's Water Polo||New York Athletic Club-1||USA||1||Gold|
|1904 Summer||25||St. Louis||Swimming||Men's 4 × 50 Yard Freestyle Relay||New York Athletic Club #1-1||USA||1||Gold|
|1904 Summer||25||St. Louis||Water Polo||New York Athletic Club-1||USA||Final Round||Match 1/2||1||1904-09-06||New York Athletic Club-1 6, Chicago Athletic Association-2 0||0|
|1904 Summer||25||St. Louis||Water Polo||New York Athletic Club-1||USA||Semi-Finals||Match #1||1||1904-09-05||New York Athletic Club-1 5, Missouri Athletic Club-3 0||0|
|1904 Summer||25||St. Louis||Swimming||New York Athletic Club #1-1||USA||Final||1||2:04.6|