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Johnny White

Full name: John Galbraith "Johnny" White
Gender: Male
Born: May 16, 1916 in Seattle, Washington, United States
Died: March 16, 1997 in Bellevue, Washington, United States
Affiliations: Washington Huskies, Seattle (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


John White rowed for the University of Washington freshman eight that won the IRA Regatta in 1935. In the next two years he moved up to their varsity boat, which also dominated the IRAs. White graduated with a degree in metallurgical engineering and later worked for Bethlehem Steel in sales, eventually becoming general manager of sales.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 20 Berlin Rowing Men's Coxed Eights United States USA 1 Gold

Men's Coxed Eights

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1936 Summer 20 Berlin Rowing United States USA Final Round 6:25.4
1936 Summer 20 Berlin Rowing United States USA Round One Heat One 6:00.8
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