Arthur Dearborn

Arthur Kent "Ding" Dearborn (May 27, 1886 – August 28, 1941) was an American track and field athlete who competed at the 1908 Summer Olympics. He finished fourth in the Greek discus throw event and fifth in the conventional discus throw. He was also a member of the American tug of war team which was eliminated in the first round.[1][3]

Arthur Dearborn
Arthur Dearborn 1908.jpg
Arthur Dearborn in 1908
Personal information
BornMay 27, 1886
Everett, Massachusetts, United States
DiedAugust 28, 1941 (aged 76)
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight91 kg (201 lb)
Event(s)Shot put, discus throw
ClubNYAC, New York
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)DT – 42.65 m (1908)[1][2]


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  3. ^ "Arthur Dearborn". Olympedia. Retrieved 14 March 2021.