Full name: Louis Guy "Lou" Wilkins
Born: December 10, 1882 in Bourbon, Indiana, United States
Died: April 6, 1950 in Seattle, Washington, United States
Affiliations: Chicago Maroons, Chicago (USA) / Chicago AA, Chicago (USA)
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)
After a series of jump-offs, Lou Wilkins of the University of Chicago was finally awarded third place in the 1904 Olympic pole vault. Earlier in the season, the 1904 AAU championships had also been held in St. Louis and Wilkins lost the title to H. L. Gardner, again after a jump-off. Personal Best: 11-3 (3.43) (1904).
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