Art Austin

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1
RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameArthur "Art"•Austin
Used nameArt•Austin
Nick/petnamesGinger
Born8 July 1902 in Oakland, California (USA)
Died4 February 1962 in Pasadena, California (USA)
AffiliationsOlympic Club, San Francisco (USA)
NOC United States

Biography

Art Austin was a member of the Olympic Club in San Francisco when he won bronze in water polo at the 1924 Olympics. It is likely that he played for the Olympic Club team that won the AAU title in 1925. Austin was from the San Francisco area. He worked as an import broker for the Illinois Pacific Coast Company.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1924 Summer Olympics Water Polo (Aquatics) USA Art Austin
Water Polo, Men (Olympic) United States 3 Bronze