Harry Wittmann

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameHenry Curtis (Erich Kurt-) "Harry"•Wittmann
Used nameHarry•Wittmann
Born17 December 1885 in Lincoln, Nebraska (USA)
DiedMarch 1968 in Lincoln, Nebraska (USA)
Measurements185 cm
NOC United States


Harry Wittmann was a cyclist from Lincoln, Nebraska. He raced the ¼-mile and ½-mile at the 1904 St. Louis Olympics. Wittmann also rode three non-Olympic, or demonstration, events during the 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition. He finished second in the ½-mile and 1-mile handicap events, and was third in the 1-mile novice race.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1904 Summer Olympics Cycling Track (Cycling) USA Harry Wittmann
¼ mile, Men (Olympic) AC h2 r2/3
½ mile, Men (Olympic) AC h2 r2/3
1 mile, Novice, Men (Olympic (non-medal)) 3
½ mile, Handicap, Men (Olympic (non-medal)) 2
1 mile, Handicap, Men (Olympic (non-medal)) 2