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Herman Groman

Full name: Herman Charles Groman
Gender: Male
Born: August 18, 1882 in Odebolt, Iowa, United States
Died: July 21, 1954 in Whitehall, Michigan, United States
Affiliations: Yale Bulldogs, New Haven (USA) / Chicago Athletic Association, Chicago (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)


Herman Groman, a Yale grad, represented the Chicago AA at the 1904 Olympics. He was an early leader in the 400 m but faded in the closing stages and eventually lost second place to [Frank Waller] by less than one meter After Yale, Groman attended Rush Medical College from which he earned his M.D. in 1907. He set up a practice in Hammond, Indiana, but he was also active in community affairs and was on the board of several local businesses.

Personal Bests: 400 – 49.9 (1904).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1904 Summer 21 St. Louis Athletics Men's 400 metres United States USA 3 Bronze

Men's 400 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1904 Summer 21 St. Louis Athletics United States Final Standings 3 50.0
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