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Howard Valentine

Full name: Howard Van Nostrand Valentine
Gender: Male
Born: December 14, 1881 in Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: June 25, 1932 in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
Affiliations: NYAC, New York (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Silver (2 Total)

Biography

In addition to his two medals at the 1904 Olympics, the New York AC's Howard Valentine placed seventh in the 1,500 m and competed in the 400 m. He was the AAU 880 y champion in 1903 and 1904. Valentine's medals were not long for his sideboard, however; several years later his home was robbed and all his trophies and medals were taken.

Personal Bests: 400 – unknown; 800 – 1:56.2 (1904); 1500 – 4:09.4e (1904).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1904 Summer 22 St. Louis Athletics Men's 400 metres United States USA AC
1904 Summer 22 St. Louis Athletics Men's 800 metres United States USA 2 Silver
1904 Summer 22 St. Louis Athletics Men's 1,500 metres United States USA 7
1904 Summer 22 St. Louis Athletics Men's 4 mile, Team New York Athletic Club USA 1 Gold
1906 Summer 24 Athina Athletics Men's 400 metres United States USA AC h4 r1/3
1906 Summer 24 Athina Athletics Men's 800 metres United States USA 3 h2 r1/2

Men's 400 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1904 Summer 22 St. Louis Athletics United States Final Standings AC
1906 Summer 24 Athina Athletics United States Round One Heat Four AC

Men's 800 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1904 Summer 22 St. Louis Athletics United States Final Standings 2 1:56.3
1906 Summer 24 Athina Athletics United States Round One Heat Two 3

Men's 1,500 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1904 Summer 22 St. Louis Athletics United States Final Standings 7

Men's 4 mile, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank PTS
1904 Summer 22 St. Louis Athletics New York Athletic Club USA Final Standings 1 7