Full name: Thaddeus Rutter "Thad" Shideler
Born: October 17, 1883 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Died: June 22, 1966 in Collbran, Colorado, United States
Affiliations: Indiana Hoosiers, Bloomington (USA) / Chicago AA, Chicago (USA)
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
Thad Shideler of Indiana University and the Chicago AA placed second to the 1904 AAU champion, [Frank Castleman] of Colgate, in the heats of the 110m hurdles at the 1904 Olympics. In the final, Shideler beat Castleman but lost to the 1903 AAU champion, [Fred Schule] of the Michigan Wolverines.
Personal Best: 120yH – 15.0 (1904).
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