Dan Frank

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameDaniel Gordon "Dan"•Frank
Used nameDan•Frank
Born4 January 1882 in Boston, Massachusetts (USA)
Died20 March 1965 in ?, New York (USA)
AffiliationsNew West Side AC, New York (USA)
NOC United States
Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 1


Dan Frank of the New West Side AC set a career best and scored a notable victory over Meyer Prinstein in winning the 1904 Metropolitan AAU Championships. Prinstein, however, gained ample revenge at the Olympics and beat Frank by a handsome margin.

Personal Best: LJ – 7.30 (1904).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1904 Summer Olympics Athletics USA Dan Frank
440 yards, Men (Olympic (non-medal)) 2
5 miles, Men (Olympic (non-medal)) 2
Long Jump, Men (Olympic) 2 Silver