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United States Athletics at the 1932 Los Angeles Summer Games

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Host City: Los Angeles, United States
Date Started: July 31, 1932
Date Finished: August 7, 1932

Events for United States: 29
Participants for United States: 82 (67 men and 15 women)
Youngest Participant for United States: Rolland Romero (17 years, 349 days)
Oldest Participant for United States: Jimmy Henigan (40 years, 104 days)
Most Medals for United States (Athlete): Babe Didrikson (3 medals)

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Men's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Eddie Tolan 23 Men's 100 metres 1 Gold
Ralph Metcalfe 22 Men's 100 metres 2 Silver
George Simpson 23 Men's 100 metres 4

Men's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Eddie Tolan 23 Men's 200 metres 1 Gold
George Simpson 23 Men's 200 metres 2 Silver
Ralph Metcalfe 22 Men's 200 metres 3 Bronze

Men's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Bill Carr 22 Men's 400 metres 1 Gold
Ben Eastman 21 Men's 400 metres 2 Silver
James Gordon 23 Men's 400 metres 5

Men's 800 metres

Men's 1,500 metres

Men's 5,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ralph Hill 23 Men's 5,000 metres 2 Silver
Dan Dean 23 Men's 5,000 metres 8
Paul Rekers 23 Men's 5,000 metres AC

Men's 10,000 metres

Men's Marathon

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Men's 400 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Glenn Hardin 22 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 2 Silver
Morgan Taylor 29 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 3 Bronze
Joe Healey 22 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 4 h2 r2/3

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Men's 50 kilometres Walk

Men's High Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Bob Van Osdel 22 Men's High Jump 2 Silver
Corny Johnson 18 Men's High Jump 4
George Spitz 20 Men's High Jump 9T

Men's Pole Vault

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Bill Miller 19 Men's Pole Vault 1 Gold
George Jefferson 22 Men's Pole Vault 3 Bronze
Bill Graber 21 Men's Pole Vault 4

Men's Long Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ed Gordon 24 Men's Long Jump 1 Gold
Lambert Redd 24 Men's Long Jump 2 Silver
Dick Barber 22 Men's Long Jump 5

Men's Triple Jump

Men's Shot Put

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Leo Sexton 22 Men's Shot Put 1 Gold
Harlow Rothert 24 Men's Shot Put 2 Silver
Nelson Gray 21 Men's Shot Put 5

Men's Discus Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
John Anderson 25 Men's Discus Throw 1 Gold
Henri LaBorde 22 Men's Discus Throw 2 Silver
Paul Jessup 23 Men's Discus Throw 8

Men's Hammer Throw

Men's Javelin Throw

Men's Decathlon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Jim Bausch 26 Men's Decathlon 1 Gold
Buster Charles 24 Men's Decathlon 4
Clyde Coffman 21 Men's Decathlon 7

Women's 100 metres

Women's 80 metres Hurdles

Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Women's High Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Jean Shiley 20 Women's High Jump 1 Gold
Babe Didrikson 21 Women's High Jump 2 Silver
Annette Rogers 18 Women's High Jump 6

Women's Discus Throw

Women's Javelin Throw

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