Mike Murphy

Birthday February 26, 1860

Birth Sign Pisces

Birthplace Massachusetts

DEATH DATE Jun 4, 1913 (53)

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Track coach who earned 15 intercollegiate track championships and trained many future champions.

Before Fame

He wanted to continue his father's legacy and become a great athlete.


His body type wasn't very well-suited for playing sports, but he showed a keen sense of how to coach.

Family Life

His son was George Murphy.

Associated With

Teddy Roosevelt hosted the champion 1908 Olympic team, including Murphy, at his house.