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Leonard Howe

Full name: Leonard Vernon Howe
Gender: Male
Height: 5-9.5 (177 cm)
Weight: 150 lbs (68 kg)
Born: December 10, 1886 in [unknown], Minnesota, United States
Died: August 30, 1955 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Affiliations: Yale Bulldogs, New Haven (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics


Leonard Howe won the IC4A 220 yd hurdles in 1908-09 and was 120 yd hurdles champion in 1909. He placed fourth in the high hurdles at the 1908 IC4A, but won the Eastern Olympic Trials to make the 1908 US Olympic team. Howe competed for Yale University, graduating with a degree in engineering.

Personal Best: 110H – 15.4 (1909).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 21 London Athletics Men's 110 metres Hurdles United States USA 3 h2 r2/3

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1908 Summer 21 London Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat Two 3 15.8est
1908 Summer 21 London Athletics United States Round One Heat Thirteen 1 QU 15.8
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