Full name: Albert Clinton Tyler
Born: January 4, 1872 in Glendale, Ohio, United States
Died: July 25, 1945 in East Harpswell, Maine, United States
Affiliations: Princeton Tigers, Princeton (USA)
Country: United States
Related Olympians: Cousin of Frank Lane.
Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
Albert Tyler lettered in track, football, and baseball at Princeton, but he was primarily known as a pole vaulter. His best finish in a major meet was the Olympic silver; otherwise, he finished third in the 1897 IC4A championships. He graduated from Princeton later in 1897 and became a school teacher and also a well-known football official. In 1945 he was teaching math in Philadelphia, but died of pneumonia while on vacation in Maine.
Personal Best: PV â 3.30 (1897).
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