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Tom Curran

Full name: Thomas A. "Tom" Curran
Nickname(s): Bear
Gender: Male
Born: September 27, 1910 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: July 5, 1990 in Somers Point, New Jersey, United States
Affiliations: Penn AC, Philadelphia (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Biography

Tom Curran rowed for the US at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. He rowed for the Penn Athletic Club in the same eight that had won the 1930 European Championships. Curran served in the US Navy in 1945-46 in World War II. He later became head crew coach at Temple University. Curran is a member of the National Rowing Hall of Fame, inducted along with the entire eight that won the 1930 Europeans.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Rowing Men's Coxed Pairs United States USA 4 h1 r2/3

Men's Coxed Pairs

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit T
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Rowing United States USA Joe Dougherty Semi-Finals Heat One 9:13.6
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Rowing United States USA Joe Dougherty Round One Heat One 7:55.6
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