Full name: Harlan Ware Holden
Height: 6-3.5 (192 cm)
Weight: 170 lbs (77 kg)
Born: March 31, 1888 in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Died: June 7, 1962
Affiliations: Bates University
Country: United States
Harlan Holden competed for Bates College and the Boston AA. His placement on the 1912 Olympic Team is a mystery as he did not place in any of the three regional Olympic Trials, and never placed at the IC4As or AAUs. At the 1912 Olympics, he also competed in the baseball demonstration event.
Holden became a career military man, serving in both World Wars as a colonel in the US Army Air Force. Holdenâs son, Harlan, Jr., later attended the US Military Academy and served as a lieutenant in World War II, only to die in a training crash in Texas.
Personal Best: 800 â 1:58.1 (1912).
|1912 Summer||24||Stockholm||Athletics||Men's 800 metres||United States||USA||AC h2 r2/3|
|1912 Summer||24||Stockholm||Athletics||United States||Semi-Finals||Heat Two||AC|
|1912 Summer||24||Stockholm||Athletics||United States||Round One||Heat Six||1||QU||1:58.1|