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For the professional football player, see Harry Babcock (American football). For the American astronomer, see Harold D. Babcock.
Harry Babcock at the 1912 Olympics
|Born||December 15, 1890
Pelham Manor, New York, United States
|Died||June 15, 1965 (aged 74)
Norwalk, Connecticut, United States
|Height||1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|Weight||75 kg (165 lb)|
|Club||NYAC, New York|
Babcock started as a long jumper, and only around 1910 changed to the pole vault. He graduated in engineering from Columbia University in 1912, and later worked as a salesman with a lumber company in Irvington, New York.
- Harry Babcock. sports-reference.com
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