James Steen

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameJames J.•Steen
Used nameJames•Steen
Born19 November 1876
Died25 June 1949 in New York, New York (USA)
AffiliationsNYAC, New York (USA)
NOC United States


James Steen was a member of the New York Athletic Club, and played on their championship water polo teams. He served with the 22nd Regiment of the New York National Guard during the Spanish-American War. Steen worked as an insurance broker.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1904 Summer Olympics Water Polo (Aquatics) USA James Steen
Water Polo, Men (Olympic) New York Athletic Club 1 Gold