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William Moloney

Full name: William Arthur Moloney
Gender: Male
Born: July 10, 1876 in Ottawa, Illinois, United States
Died: August 12, 1915 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Affiliations: Chicago Maroons, Chicago (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Related Olympians: Brother of Fred Moloney.


William Moloney, of the University of Chicago, qualified for the final of the 1900 Olympic 400 metres, but refused to compete because the event was contested on a Sunday. Moloney’s father was Maurice Moloney, former Illinois Attorney General. William Moloney’s brother, [Fred]/athletes/78800) also competed at the 1900 Olympics, winning a bronze medal in the high hurdles.

Personal Bests: 440y – 49.2 (1900); 880y – 1:59.4 (1901).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1900 Summer 23 Paris Athletics Men's 400 metres United States USA 1 h2 r1/2

Men's 400 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1900 Summer 23 Paris Athletics United States Round One Heat Two 1 QU 51.0
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