|Type||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Full name||Richard Frederick "Dick"•Murphy|
|Born||14 November 1931 in Bettlewood, Haddon Township, New Jersey (USA)|
Dick Murphy was a member of the great Naval Academy eight which won the IRA Regatta, the Eastern Sprints, the Olympic Trials, and the Olympic Games in 1952. He rowed for two more years, adding two more titles at the IRAs and the Easterns. After graduation from Annapolis in 1954 he spent his required time in the service, but retired immediately thereafter as a first lieutenant.
|1952 Summer Olympics||Rowing||Coxed Eights, Men||Olympic||United States||1||Gold||Representing United States|