Garrett Serviss (athlete)

Garrett Putnam Serviss, Jr. (January 1881 – December 23, 1907) was an American athlete who mostly completed in the high jump. He competed for the United States in the 1904 Summer Olympics held in St Louis, United States in the high jump where he won the silver medal. Serviss graduated from Cornell University in 1905. His father was science fiction writer Garrett P. Serviss.

Olympic medal record
Men’s athletics
Representing the  United States
Silver medal – second place 1904 St Louis High jump


  • Garrett Serviss' profile at database Olympics
  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Garrett Serviss". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 2011-09-20.
Garrett Serviss

Garrett Serviss is the name of:

Garrett P. Serviss (1851–1929), astronomer and early science fiction writer

Garrett Serviss (athlete) (1881–1907), American high jumper, son of Garrett P. Serviss


Serviss is a surname. Notable people with the surname include:

Garrett Serviss (athlete) (1881–1907), American high jumper

Garrett P. Serviss (1851–1929), American astronomer and writer

Tom Serviss (born 1948), Canadian ice hockey player

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