Gymnastics at the 1904 Summer Olympics – Men's horizontal bar

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Men's horizontal bar
at the Games of the III Olympiad
Date October 28
Competitors ? from ? nations
1st, gold medalist(s) Anton Heida  United States
1st, gold medalist(s) Edward Hennig  United States
3rd, bronze medalist(s) George Eyser  United States
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Gymnastics at the
1904 Summer Olympics
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All-around men
Triathlon men
Team men
Combined men
Parallel bars men
Horizontal bar men
Vault men
Pommel horse men
Rings men
Rope climbing men
Club swinging men

The men's horizontal bar was an artistic gymnastics event held as part of the gymnastics at the 1904 Summer Olympics programme. It was the second time the event was held at the Olympics.

An unknown number of gymnasts competed, only five, all from the United States, are known. The competition was held on Friday, October 28, 1904.


Place Gymnast Score
1  Anton Heida (USA) 40
 Edward Hennig (USA) 40
3  George Eyser (USA) 39
4-5  John Duha (USA)
 William Merz (USA)