Francis James Delaney (March 1, 1921 – April 2, 2012) was an American athlete who competed mainly in the shot put.[1]

Olympic medal record
Men's athletics
Representing the  United States
Silver medal – second place 1948 London Shot put

He competed for the United States in the 1948 Summer Olympics held in London, Great Britain in the shot put where he won the silver medal.


  1. ^ "Francis James "Jim" Delaney Obituary: View Francis Delaney's Obituary by Press Democrat". 2012-04-02. Retrieved 2012-04-13.

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