Harvey Lord

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameHarvey Hurd•Lord
Used nameHarvey•Lord
Born13 August 1878 in Evanston, Illinois (USA)
Died3 May 1920 in Chicago, Illinois (USA)
AffiliationsChicago Maroons, Chicago (USA)
NOC United States


Harvey Lord competed for the University of Chicago and later the Chicago AA. In addition to competing in the 400 and 800 at the 1900 Paris Olympics, Lord finished third in the non-Olympic 800 metre handicap race. Lord was named for his maternal grandfather. He became a mining engineer.

Personal Bests: 440y – 51.8 (1901); 800 – 2:05.1 (1900).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1900 Summer Olympics Athletics USA Harvey Lord
400 metres, Men (Olympic) 3 h1 r1/2
800 metres, Men (Olympic) 3 h3 r1/2
800 metres, Handicap, Men (Olympic (non-medal)) 3