John Russell

  • Born: February 2, 1920
  • Died: September 30, 2020
  • Location: San Antonio, Texas


John Russell

Oldest living Olympic medalist

Colonel John Russell was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and the oldest living Olympic medalist, an equestrian who took bronze in the team jumping event at the 1952 Olympics. For full obituary and coverage from, click here.

Condolence & Memory Journal

Thank you for inspiring others to live the way they want, so they may die without regret. Rest in peace, John.

Posted by Liam Carey - Bellefonte, PA - Acquaintance   October 18, 2020

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John Russell