Edgar Leonard

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Edgar Leonard
Full name Edgar Welch Leonard
Country United States
Born (1881-06-19)June 19, 1881
West Newton, Massachusetts
Died October 7, 1948(1948-10-07) (aged 67)
New York City, New York
College Harvard University
Grand Slam Singles results
US Open SF (1904)
Other tournaments
Olympic Games Bronze medal.svg Bronze Medal (1904)
Other doubles tournaments
Olympic Games Gold medal.svg Gold Medal (1904)
Edgar Leonard
Medal record
Men's tennis
Competitor for the  United States
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1904 St. Louis Men's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 1904 St. Louis Men's singles

Edgar Welch Leonard (June 19, 1881 – October 7, 1948) was a Harvard graduate and male tennis player from the United States.

He is best known for his gold medal at the St. Louis Olympics (1904) in the men's doubles event, partnering Beals Wright. In the men's singles event he won a bronze medal.[1] Leonard reached the semifinals of the U.S. National Championships in 1904 and the quarterfinals in 1901 and 1906.


  1. ^ "Edgar Leonard Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2014-01-28. 

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