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Frank Zuna

Full name: Frank Thomas Zuna
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 152 lbs (69 kg)
Born: January 2, 1893 in Newark, New Jersey, United States
Died: January 1983 in Reno, Nevada, United States
Affiliations: American Legion
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics


Frank Zuna was of Bohemian ancestry and made his living as a plumber. As a marathoner his top achievement was winning the 1921 Boston Marathon. He also finished second in the 1923 Boston, which led to his 1924 Olympic selection, and third in 1925 at Boston.

Personal Best: Mar (short course) – 2-18:57 (1921).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 31 Paris Athletics Men's Marathon United States USA 18

Men's Marathon

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1924 Summer 31 Paris Athletics United States Final Standings 18 3-05:52.2
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