Hungary at the 1904 Summer Olympics

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Hungary at the
1904 Summer Olympics
IOC code HUN
NOC Hungarian Olympic Committee
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in St. Louis
Competitors 4 in 2 sports
Ranked 5th
Summer Olympics appearances

Hungary competed at the 1904 Summer Olympics in St. Louis, United States. Austrian and Hungarian results at early Olympic Games are generally kept separate despite the union of the two nations as Austria-Hungary at the time.

Medalists[edit | edit source]


Competitors[edit | edit source]

Athletics[edit | edit source]

Main article: Athletics at the 1904 Summer Olympics
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heat Repechage Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Béla Mező 60 m unknown 4 Did not advance
100 m unknown 3 N/A Did not advance
Field events
Athlete Event Distance Rank
Lajos Gönczy High jump 1.74 4
Standing high jump 1.35 5
Béla Mező Long jump unknown 7-10

Swimming[edit | edit source]

Main article: Swimming at the 1904 Summer Olympics
Athlete Event Heat Final
Time Rank Time Rank
Zoltán Halmay 50 yd freestyle 29.6 1 Q 28.2 1st, gold medalist(s)1
100 yd freestyle 1:06.2 1 Q 1:02.8 1st, gold medalist(s)
Géza Kiss 880 yd freestyle N/A unknown 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
1 mile freestyle N/A 28:28.2 2nd, silver medalist(s)


1Halmay tied with Leary in the final. A swim-off was held between them, which Halmay won and was awarded with the gold medal. His time was 28.0, Leary's time was 28.6.

References[edit | edit source]

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