Full name: John Joseph Francis Mulcahy
Born: July 20, 1876 in New York, New York, United States
Died: November 19, 1942 in New York, New York, United States
Affiliations: Atalanta Boat Club, New York (USA)
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Silver (2 Total)
John Mulcahy was the first U.S. Olympic rower to win a national title, having taken the double sculls in 1891 with M. F. Monahan. Rowing for the Atalanta BC in New York, he added another in 1904, partnered by [Bill Varley] in the doubles. He graduated from Fordham in 1898, and later was a football coach at Seton Hall, beginning in 1905. He worked for many years as manager of the Midvale Steel Company of Coatesville, Pennsylvania.