• Born date: 1902-01-22
  • Born in: n.a.
  • Death date: 1970-06-27
Daniel Kinsey

Daniel Chapin Kinsey (January 22, 1902 – June 27, 1970) was an American hurdler and a scholar in physical education.Born in St. Louis, Kinsey attended the University of Illinois, studying education. He developed as a top hurdler, and in 1924 he first won the IC4A title in the high hurdles, followed by the Olympic gold medal at the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris.He graduated in 1926, and continued his study in physical education at Oberlin College, where he would also work until 1959.