The men's discus throw was a track and field athletics event held as part of the Athletics at the 1904 Summer Olympics programme. It was the third time the event was held. The competition was held on Saturday, September 3, 1904. Six athletes from two nations competed.
Sheridan and Rose tied for the lead, both throwing 39.28 metres to jointly set a new Olympic record. A throw-off determined the eventual champion.
|World Record||43.21(*)||Marius Eynard||Paris (FRA)||May 2, 1903|
|Olympic Record||36.04||Rudolf Bauer||Paris (FRA)||July 14, 1900|