Oliver MacDonald

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Olympic medal record
Men's athletics
Representing the  United States
Gold medal – first place 1924 Paris 4x400 m relay

Joseph Oliver MacDonald (February 20, 1904 in Paterson, New Jersey - April 14, 1973 in Flemington, New Jersey) was an American athlete, winner of gold medal in 4 × 400 m relay at the 1924 Summer Olympics.[1]

At the Paris Olympics, Oliver MacDonald ran the third leg in the American 4 × 400 m relay team, which won the gold medal with a new world record of 3.16.0.

Oliver MacDonald graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1927.


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Oliver MacDonald Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved August 28, 2017.