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James Quinn

Born: Sep 9, 1906

Death: Jul 12, 2004

Birthplace: Brooklyn

Nationality: United States

James Quinn

Date of Birth : Sep 9, 1906
Date of Death : Jul 12, 2004
Birth Place : Brooklyn

James F. "Jimmy" Quinn was an American athlete, winner of gold medal in 4x100 m relay at the 1928 Summer Olympics. As a student of College of the Holy Cross, James Quinn won the IC4A 100 yd title in 1928. At the Olympic Games in Amsterdam, Quinn ran the second leg in the American 4x100 m relay team, which won the gold medal with a world record of 41.0. James Quinn died in Cranston, Rhode Island, aged 97.

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