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Robert Emery

Full name: Robert Simpson Emery
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 141 lbs (64 kg)
Born: August 12, 1898 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: January 6, 1934 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Affiliations: Chicago AA, Chicago (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Robert Emery attended the University of Illinois and later ran for the Chicago AA. He finished third in the 1920 AAU 400, which doubled that year as the Olympic Trials and qualified him for the Olympic team. Emery was a Chicago native, born, living and died there, but little is known of his life. In 1930 he was working as a clerk at a publishing house in Brooklyn.

Personal Best: 440y – 48.8 (1920).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 21 Antwerpen Athletics Men's 400 metres United States USA 4 h1 r3/4

Men's 400 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T MB
1920 Summer 21 Antwerpen Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat One 4
1920 Summer 21 Antwerpen Athletics United States Quarter-Finals Heat One 3 QU 50.7est chest bh2
1920 Summer 21 Antwerpen Athletics United States Round One Heat Six 1 QU 52.6
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