Dorothy Dalton

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexFemale
Full nameDorothy Katherine•Dalton
Used nameDorothy•Dalton
Born1 August 1922 in Newark, New Jersey (USA)
Died9 May 1973
AffiliationsBloomfield Turners
NOC United States

Biography

Dorothy Dalton was from the Chicago Turnverein in 1948. She trained at night and worked during the days as a secretary with the Westinghouse Corp. She was never able to win an individual National Championship.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1948 Summer Olympics Artistic Gymnastics (Gymnastics) USA Dorothy Dalton
Team All-Around, Women (Olympic) United States 3 Bronze
1952 Summer Olympics Artistic Gymnastics (Gymnastics) USA Dorothy Dalton
Individual All-Around, Women (Olympic) =103
Team All-Around, Women (Olympic) United States 15
Team Portable Apparatus, Women (Olympic) United States 16
Floor Exercise, Women (Olympic) =103
Horse Vault, Women (Olympic) =101
Uneven Bars, Women (Olympic) 94
Balance Beam, Women (Olympic) 117