Great Olympians

Biographies - MCC


Arthur McCabe

Olympic Competitor nr 4812


Frank Reilly McCabe

B. 1927-06-30, Grand Rapids, Mich., USA
Basketball (1 gold)
1952 HP
Men's Team (gold) 2000
2000


William McCabe

B. 1935-08-30, represented Australia
Aquatics - Water Polo
1956 HP
Men's Team 9th 80
80


William "Bill" McCadney

B. 1935-02-05, NY, USA, lived in Arecibo, represented Puerto Rico
Basketball
1964 1968 HP
Men's Team fourth 9th 880
880


Ian McCafferty

B. 1944-11-24, represented Great Britain
Athletics - Track & Field
1972 HP
Men's 5000 metres 11th 64
64

In the 1970 Commonwealth Games he competed for Scotland.


John Anthony "Sean" McCafferty

B. 1944-12-17, from Belfast, Northern Ireland, represented Ireland
Boxing
1964 HP
Men's Flyweight (-51 kg) QF 861
861


Anne Marie McCaffrey

B. 1955-08-07, Port Arthur, Ont., Canada
Aquatics - Swimming
1972 HP
Women's 400 m Freestyle 17th 4
4


Bert McCaffrey

B. 1894-04-11, Listowel, Ont., Canada; D. 1955-04-15
Ice Hockey (1 gold)
1924 HP
Men's Teams gold 3200
3200


John Paul "Pete" McCaffrey

B. 1938-12-24, Tucson, Ariz., USA; D. 2012-03-04
Basketball (1 gold)
1964 HP
Men's Team gold 3200
3200


Graeme Alistair McCall

B. 1937-12-30, represented Australia; D. 2016-05-03
Rowing
1964 HP
Men's Eights 8th 128
128


Harold McCallister

B. 1903-10-14, Madison, SD, USA; D. 1997-10-22
Water Polo (1 bronze)
1932 1936 HP
Men's Team bronze QU:3rd 1325.5
1325.5


Michael "Mike" McCallum

B. 1955-12-07, Kingston, Jamaica
Boxing
1976 HP
Men's Welterweight (-67 kg) QF 861
861


Sara "Sally" McCallum

B. 1940-08-07, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Athletics - Track & Field
1960 HP
Women's 80 metres Hurdles R1:4th 1.014
Women's Long Jump QU:27th 0.06
Women's 4x100 metres Relay R1:5th 32.5
33.574


John McCann

Olympic Competitor nr 3175


Joseph Andrew Vincent McCann

B. 1925-09-23, Wentworthvill, NSW, Australia; D. 1989-09-07
Aquatics - Diving
1956 HP
Men's Springboard 19th 1.6
1.6


Terrence John "Terry" McCann

B. 1934-03-23, Chicago, Ill., USA; D. 2006-06-07
Wrestling - Freestyle (1 gold)
1960 HP
Men's Bantamweight (-57 kg) gold 9600
9600


Donna McCannell

B. 1950-05-20, Winnipeg, Man., Canada
Speed Skating
1972 HP
Women's 500 metres 25th 0.1
0.1


Doreen Ann McCannell

B. 1947-07-29, Winnipeg, Man., Canada
Speed Skating
1964 1968 HP
Women's 500 metres 13th 24th 25.76
Women's 1000 metres 13th 20th 26.6
Women's 1500 metres 13th 21st 26.24
Women's 3000 metres 8th 18th 258.56
337.16


Edward McCartan

B. 1879-08-26, Albany, NY, USA; D. 1947-09-20
Art Competitions
1932 HP
Sculpture HC -
-

Entry "Hors Concours", so not an actual Olympian.


John William "Jack" McCartan

B. 1935-08-05, Saint Paul, Minn., USA
Ice Hockey (1 gold)
1960 HP
Men's Team gold 3200
3200


Brendan McCarthy

B. 1947-04-05, Dublin, Ireland
Boxing
1968 HP
Men's Flyweight (-51 kg) R16 79.13
79.13


Christopher "Chris" McCarthy

B. 1931-06-21, Worcester, Mass., USA; D. 2009-04-22
Athletics - Track & Field
1964 HP
Men's 50 kilometres Walk 21st 0.64
0.64


Fred McCarthy

Olympic Competitor nr 3470


Jeremiah Thomas McCarthy

B. 1941-07-20, represented Great Britain
Rowing
1972 HP
Men's Coxless Pairs 12th 50
50


Justin McCarthy

B. 1899-01-25, Charlestown, Mass., USA; D. 1976-04-08
Ice Hockey (1 silver)
1924 HP
Men's Teams silver 2000
2000


Marion McCarthy

B. 1907-08-10, Edmonton, Alb., USA; D. 1987-08-21
Speed Skating
1932 HP
Men's 10000 m R1:dnf 2.56
2.56


Margaret Ann "Peggy" McCarthy

B. 1956-03-01, Urbana, Ill., USA
Rowing (1 bronze)
1976 HP
Women's Eights bronze 1280
1280


Arthur John McCashin

B. 1909-05-05, Larne, Northern Ireland, Great Britain, represented the USA; D. 1988-09-24
Equestrianism - Jumping (1 bronze)
1952 HP
Jumping, Individual 12th 50
Jumping, Team bronze 640
690


Sonja McCaskie

B. 1939-02-19, Elgin, Scotland, Great Britain; D. 1963-04-05
Alpine Skiing
1960 HP
Women's Giant Slalom 40th 0.0001
0.0001


George Friar McCauley

B. 1929-10-29, Toronto, Ont., Canada
Rowing
1952 HP
Men's Eights 2Rep:2nd 216
216


Katrina Felicia McClain

B. 1965-09-19, Washington, DC, USA
Basketball (2 gold, 1 bronze)
1988 1992 1996 HP
Women's Team gold bronze gold 11520
11520


Thaddeus Brew McClain

B. 1876-09-10, Milesburg, Penn., USA; D. 1935-04-21
Athletics - Track and Field
1900 HP
Men's 100 metres Rep:ac 272
Men's 200 m Hurdles R1:3rd 820
Men's 4000 m Steeplechase dnf 256
Men's Long Jump 7th 600
1948

Olympic Competitor nr 815


Alan McClatchey

B. 1956-09-16, represented Great Britain
Aquatics - Swimming (1 bronze)
1976 HP
Men's 200 m Freestyle 25th 0.1
Men's 400 m Freestyle 15th 10
Men's 400 m Individual Medley 12th 60
Men's 4 x 200 m Freestyle Relay bronze 640
710.1


Joseph P. McClean

B. 1935-07-30, Liverpool, England, Great Britain
Cycling - Track
1960 HP
Men's Team Pursuit R1:10th 75
75


Derek George McCleane

B. 1938-01-04, represented Ireland
Athletics - Track & Field
1964 HP
Men's 800 metres SF:16th 6.4
6.4


Winslow McCleary

Olympic Competitor nr 6821


Dave McCleave

B. 1911-12-24, London, England, Great Britain; D. 1988-05
Boxing
1932 HP
Men's Welterweight (-66.7 kg) fourth 2400
2400


Alan McCleery

B. 1929-06-13, Montréal, Québ., Canada
Canoeing - Kayak Sprint
1960 HP
Men's Kayak Doubles 1000 metres Rep:4th 0.81
0.81


(Dorothy) Dale (Elizabeth) McClements

B. 1944-12-31, Winnipeg, Canada, represented the USA
Artistic Gymnastics
1964 HP
Women's Individual combined 34th -2.16
Women's Team combined 9th 40
40.0016


Lynette Velma "Lyn" McClements

B. 1951-05-11, Nedlands, WA, Australia
Aquatics - Swimming (1 gold, 1 silver)
1968 HP
Women's 100 metres Butterfly gold 6400
Women's 200 metres Butterfly R1:13th 25.6
Women's 4x100 m Medley Relay silver 1000
7425.6


Karen Lynn McCloskey

B. 1951-06-16, Long Branch, NJ, USA
Rowing
1976 HP
Women's Coxed Quadruple Sculls 7th 300
300


Allen Wiford McClure, Jr.

B. 1935-03-17, New Orleans, LA, USA; D. 2007-08-12
Sailing
1960 HP
Three−Person Keelboat (Dragon) 10th 100
100


Richard Neil "Dick" McClure

B. 1935-01-20, Comox, BC, Canada
Rowing (1 silver)
1956 HP
Men's Eights silver 2000
2000


Patrick McClure

from Belfast, (Northern) Ireland, Great Britain, represented Ireland
Aquatics - Water Polo
1928 HP
Men's Water Polo R1 24.56
24.56


Walter McClure

Olympic Competitor nr 5552


Wilbert James McClure

B. 1938-10-29, Toledo, Ohio, USA
Boxing (1 gold)
1960 HP
Men's Light−Middleweight (-71 kg) gold 9600
9600


William McClure

Olympic Competitor nr 5043

Born in Natal but competing for Great Britain


Joe McCluskey

B. 1911-06-02, South Manchester, Conn., USA; D. 2002-08-31
Athletics (1 bronze)
1932 1936 HP
Men's 3000 metres Steeplechase bronze 10th 3990
3990


John McCluskey

B. 1944-01-23, Hamilton, Scotland, Great Britain; D. 2015-07-17
Boxing
1964 HP
Men's Flyweight (-51 kg) R2 79.13
79.13


James "Jimmy" McColl

B. 1924-11, Glasgow, Scotland, Great Britain; D. 2013-08-08
Football
1948 HP
Men's Team (fourth) 800
800


Dennis J. McComak

B. 1952-01-02, Columbus, Kans., USA
Archery
1972 HP
Men's Individual 11th 96
96


David McComb

B. 1946-06-07, Red Deer, Alb., Canada
Luge
1972 1976 HP
Men's Singles 35th -2.15
Doubles 22nd 0.5
0.5015


Mary Christine McConkey

B. 1916-12-29, represented Canada
Aquatics - Swimming
1936 HP
Women's 100 metres Backstroke R1:16th 9.6
Women's 4x100 metres Freestyle Relay fourth 400
409.6


William John "Bill" McConnell

B. 1927, from Hamilton, Ont., represented Canada
Rowing
1948 HP
Men's Eights SF:2nd 540
540


Frank McConnell

Olympic Competitor nr 5531


John Philip McConnochie

B. 1954-01-13, Dunedin, New Zealand
Aquatics - Swimming
1972 1976 HP
Men's 200 m Freestyle 33rd -2.26
Men's 200 m Individual Medley 15th 10
Men's 400 m Individual Medley 17th 17th 10
20.00256


Stephen Hunter "Steve" McCooke

B. 1918-09-04, Armoy, (now Northern-)Ireland, Great Britain; D. 2007-03-16
Athletics
1948 HP
Men's 10000 m ac 9.836
9.836


Don McCorkindale

B. 1904-08-16, Pretoria, Transvaal, after 1910 South Africa; D. 1970-08-11
Boxing
1928 HP
Men's Light-Heavyweight (-79.4 kg) fourth 2400
2400


Alan McCormack

B. 1956-08-18, Carrick-on-Suir, Ireland
Cycling - Road
1976 HP
Men's Road Race dnf -22.24
-22.24


John McCormack

B. 1935-01-09, Glasgow, Scotland, Great Britain; D. 2014-05-23
Boxing (1 bronze)
1956 HP
Men's Light Middleweight (-71 kg) bronze 3120
3120


John William McCormack

B. 1925-08-15, San Francisco, Cal., USA; D. 1987-11-11
Aquatics - Diving
1952 HP
Men's Platform fourth 1600
1600


Joe McCormick

Olympic Competitor nr 7026


Larry McCormick

Olympic Competitor nr 7075


Pat McCormick

B. Patricia Keller, 1930-05-12, Seal Beach, Cal., USA
Diving (4 gold)
1952 1956 HP
Springboard gold gold 12800
Highboard gold gold 12800
25600

The only female diver to score the diving double at two Games. She did her second double at Melbourne only five months after giving birth to a son. Her daughter Kelly would later win silver and bronze on the springboard.


Alastair McCorquodale

B. 1925-12-05, Glasgow, Scotland, Great Britain; D. 2009-02-27
Athletics (1 silver)
1948 HP
Men's 100 m fourth 1600
Men's 200 m SF:5th 130
Men's 4x100 m Relay silver 1000
2730


Frederic Samuel "Eric" McCosh

B. 1936-01-06, represented Hong Kong
Hockey
1964 HP
Men's Team R1:8th 5
5


John McCosker

B. 1910-10-10, Philadelphia, Penn., USA; D. 1965-08-07
Rowing
1932 HP
Men's Coxless Fours fourth 1200
1200


James Vincent "Jim" McCourt

B. 1944-01-24, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK, represented Ireland
Boxing (1 bronze)
1964 1968 HP
Men's Lightweight (-60 kg) bronze 3121.088
Men's Light−Welterweight (-63.5 kg) R32
3121.088


John McCourtney

B. 1943-11-15, Glasgow, Scotland, Great Britain
Freestyle Wrestling
1968 HP
Men's Featherweight (-63 kg) 19th 2.4
2.4


Brian Patrick McCowage

B. 1935-05-20, Sydney, NSW, Australia; D. 1994-03-04
Fencing
1956 1960 1964 HP
Men's Foil, Individual SF:6th R2:6th R1:5th 65.00355
Men's Foil, Team R1:3rd R1:3rd R1:4th 75.25
Men's Sabre, Team R1:4th 6.4
146.65355


William "Bill" McCowen

B. 1937-03-31, represented Great Britain
Bobsleigh
1964 HP
Two−Man 16th 8
Four−Man 13th 19.2
27.2


Donald McCowen

B. 1908-02-26, Dublin, Ireland, represented Great Britain; D. 1996-09-05
Rowing
1932 HP
Men's Eights fourth 800
800


Charles "Charlie" McCoy

B. 1937-12-14, Liverpool, England, Great Britain
Cycling - Track
1960 HP
Men's Team Pursuit R1:10th 75
75


Colm McCoy

B. 1936-12-02, Dublin, Ireland
Boxing
1960 HP
Men's Light−Heavyweight (-81 kg) R2 4.08
4.08


Dennis Marshall McCoy

B. 1945-05-27, Bishop, Cal., USA
Alpine Skiing
1968 HP
Men's Downhill 21st 0.64
0.64


Thomas "Jake" McCoy

B. 1942-01-02, Minneapolis, Minn., USA
Ice Hockey
1964 HP
Men's Team fifth 500
500


Josiah Calvin McCracken, Jr.

B. 1874-03-30, Lincoln, Ill., USA; D. 1962-02-15
Athletics - Track & Field (1 silver, 1 bronze)
1900 HP
Men's Shot Put silver 6000
Men's Discus Throw 10th 150
Men's Hammer Throw bronze 3840
9990


Edwin McCrea

B. 1895, represented Ireland
Tennis
1924 HP
Men's Singles R1 0.00000000019
Men's Doubles R1 0.00081
Mixed Doubles QF 430.5
430.5008100019


J. Nash McCrea

Olympic Competitor nr 1933


Earl McCready

B. 1908-06-5, Landsdowne, Ont., Canada; D. 1983-12-09
Wrestling - Freestyle
1928 HP
Men's Heavyweight (+87 kg) R1 780
780


Michael David McCready

B. 1913-03-23, Leeds, England, Great Britain; D. 2007-12-21
Fencing
1948 HP
Men's Épée, Team QF:5th 5.2
5.2


Malcolm Robert McCredie

B. 1942-10-03, from Victoria, represented Australia
Cycling - Road
1964 HP
Men's Road Race 68th -9.38
0.000000000384


Nancy McCredie

B. 1945-02-05, Belleville, Ont., Canada
Athletics - Track & Field
1964 HP
Women's Shot Put 7th 600
Women's Discus Throw QU:15th 15
615


Walter Adolph McCreery

B. 1871-08-13, Zürich, Switzerland, US National; D. 1922-11-08
Polo (1 silver)
1900 HP
Men's Team silver 2000
2000

Olympic Competitor nr 541

US National, playing for BLO Polo Club, and therefore classed in the British "team" by the OlyMADMen, but not by me.


Raymond Christopher "Chris" McCubbins

B. 1945-11-22, Enid, Okl., USA, represented Canada; D. 2009-08-21
Athletics - Track and Field
1976 HP
Men's 10000 metres R1:38th -3.26
0.000256


Paddy McCue

Olympic Competitor nr 4813


Michael "Maxie" McCullagh

B. 1922-06-21, from Dublin, represented Ireland; D. 2001-03-30
Boxing
1948 HP
Men's Lightweight (-62 kg) QF 861
861


Alexander McCulloch

Olympic Competitor nr 4643


Ernest John "Ernie" McCullough, Jr.

B. 1925-12-03, Calgary, Alb., Canada; D. 2015-07-21
Athletics
1948 HP
Men's 400 m R1:3rd 0.023
Men's 4x400 m Relay R1:3rd 68
68.023


Jack McCullough

B. 1949-11-28, Winnipeg, Man., Canada
Cycling - Road
1972 HP
Men's 100 km Team Time Trial 22nd 0.3
0.3


Wallace McCurdy

Olympic Competitor nr 6256


Eamonn Henry McCusker

B. 1945-08-20, Banbridge, NI, Great Britain, represented Ireland
Boxing
1968 HP
Men's Light−Middleweight (-71 kg) R32 1.475
1.475


Written 2001-05-20 - last modified 2022-11-21

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