Bud Houser – Shot Putter

Bud Houser – Shot Putter

Name Bud Houser
Profession Shot Putter
Date of Birth 1901-09-25
Place of Birth Missouri
Age 93 yrs
Death Date 1994-10-01
Birth Sign Libra

About Bud Houser

American shot put and discus thrower who won two gold medals at the 1924 Paris Olympics and one gold at the 1928 Amsterdam games.

Early Life of Bud Houser

He attended Oxnard High School in California and had an impressive career in both of his events.


He won gold in shot put and discus throw at the 1924 Olympics.

Family Life

He is the son of Bud Sr. and Gertrude Houser.

Associated With

He won two golds at the 1924 Olympics when swimmer Johnny Weissmuller won three gold medals himself.

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