Full name: John Jacob "Jack" Eller, Jr.
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 176 lbs (80 kg)
Born: October 15, 1883 in New York, New York, United States
Died: February 1967 in Cutchogue, New York, United States
Affiliations: I-AAC, Queens (USA)
Country: United States
John Eller was a five-time AAU champion in the 220 yard low hurdles â 1907-08, and 1910-12, and also finished second in the AAU 110 hurdles in 1906, 1908, and 1910. He also won the AAU indoor hurdles in 1911 and 1916. In the era before officially recognized world records, Eller is credited with three unofficial world records in the 220 hurdles â in 1907, 1908, and 1911. He was one of four brothers, all of whom were very good athletes. Eller worked for the New York Police Department as an officer and also as a detective.
Personal Best: 110H â 15.3y (1908).
|1912 Summer||28||Stockholm||Athletics||Men's 110 metres Hurdles||United States||USA||2 h1 r2/3|
|1912 Summer||28||Stockholm||Athletics||Men's Pentathlon||United States||USA||19|
|1912 Summer||28||Stockholm||Athletics||United States||Semi-Finals||Heat One||2||15.7est|
|1912 Summer||28||Stockholm||Athletics||United States||Round One||Heat Two||1||QU||16.0|
|1912 Summer||28||Stockholm||Athletics||United States||Final Standings||19||47||3 events|
|1912 Summer||28||Stockholm||Athletics||United States||Long jump||18||6.17|
|1912 Summer||28||Stockholm||Athletics||United States||Javelin throw||25||33.36|
|1912 Summer||28||Stockholm||Athletics||United States||200 metres||4||23.1|
|1912 Summer||28||Stockholm||Athletics||United States||200 metres||Heat Three||1||23.1|