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George Schiller

Full name: George Sylvester Schiller
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 146 lbs (66 kg)
Born: July 3, 1900 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: December 24, 1946 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Affiliations: LAAC, Los Angeles (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

At the AAU Meet 440y, George Schiller was third in 1923 and fifth in the 1920. The fifth-place finish in 1920 allowed him to be selected for the Olympic Team. He competed for Southern Cal (USC) and the Los Angeles AC. Schiller, who was born to an American father and a Dutch mother, captained the USC track team in 1921. He later worked as a civil engineer.

Personal Best: 440y – 48.8 (1920).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 19 Antwerpen Athletics Men's 400 metres United States USA 5 h1 r3/4
1920 Summer 19 Antwerpen Athletics Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay United States USA 4

Men's 400 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T MB
1920 Summer 19 Antwerpen Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat One 5
1920 Summer 19 Antwerpen Athletics United States Quarter-Finals Heat Three 2 QU 51.3est 2 m. bh1
1920 Summer 19 Antwerpen Athletics United States Round One Heat Seven 1 QU 50.4

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T MB
1920 Summer 19 Antwerpen Athletics United States USA Final 4 3:23.6est 1 m. bh3
1920 Summer 19 Antwerpen Athletics United States USA Round One Heat Two 2 QU 3:40.7est 15 m. bh1
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