Full name: John Edward Biby, Jr.
Born: February 28, 1912 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: March 23, 2002 in Newport Beach, California, United States
Affiliations: California Yacht Club, Los Angeles (USA)
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
John Biby briefly attended the University of Washington but later settled at UCLA with fellow 1932 sailors [Bill Cooper] and [Richard Moore]. He graduated in 1933 with a degree in economics. He later attended Stanford Law School, but did not finish. In 1932, while a member of the California Yacht Club, he sailed aboard [Owen Churchill]âs boat, the Santa Maria, which won the gold medal in the 8-metre class. After World War II, Biby joined the Alamitos Bay Yacht Club and raced penguin dinghies. Bibyâs business career was with Douglas Aircraft, which he joined in 1935.
|1932 Summer||20||Los Angeles||Sailing||Mixed 8 metres||Angelita||USA||1||Gold|
|1932 Summer||20||Los Angeles||Sailing||Angelita||USA||Final Standings||1932-08-05||8|
|1932 Summer||20||Los Angeles||Sailing||Angelita||USA||Race One||1932-08-05||2||2-01:09|
|1932 Summer||20||Los Angeles||Sailing||Angelita||USA||Race Two||1932-08-06||2||2-18:46|
|1932 Summer||20||Los Angeles||Sailing||Angelita||USA||Race Three||1932-08-07||2||2-03:03|
|1932 Summer||20||Los Angeles||Sailing||Angelita||USA||Race Four||1932-08-08||2||2-25:46|