George Hill

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameGeorge Leroy•Hill
Used nameGeorge•Hill
Born17 April 1901 in Lansford, Pennsylvania (USA)
Died18 January 1992 in Mannington township, New Jersey (USA)
Measurements180 cm / 64 kg
AffiliationsPenn Quakers, Philadelphia (USA)
NOC United States


George Hill won the sprint double for Penn at the 1924 IC4A Meet. He graduated from Penn in 1925 with a degree in economics. Hill later became a banker. He settled in Salem, New Jersey where he was the vice-chairman of Salem National Bank until his retirement.

Personal Best: 220y – 21.7 (1924).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1924 Summer Olympics Athletics USA George Hill
200 metres, Men (Olympic) 4
4 × 100 metres Relay, Men (Olympic) United States DNS