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Dwyane Wade MP

Dwyane Tyrone Wade, Jr. (born January 17, 1982) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He has established him...

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Harry Glancy (1904 - 2002)

Harrison Smith Glancy (September 17, 1904 – September 22, 2002) was an American competition swimmer who represented the United States at the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris, France and the 1928 ...

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Willard Tibbetts (1903 - 1992)

Willard Lewis Tibbetts, Jr. (March 26, 1903 - March 28, 1992) was an American athlete who competed mainly in the 3000 metre team. Tibbetts grew up in Stafford Springs, Connecticut. He graduated from ...

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Ronda Rousey MP

Ronda Jean Rousey (born February 1, 1987) is an American mixed martial artist, judoka and actress. She is the first and current UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion, as well as the last Strikeforce Women'...

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Maxwell Woosnam (1892 - 1965)

Great English sportsman ~ in the 1920s he captained Manchester City, played tennis at Wimbledon, led the Davis Cup team, and scored a century at Lord's. Maxwell "Max" Woosnam (6 September 1892 ...

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Bob McMillen MP (1928 - 2007)

From Wikipedia (English) : Robert Earl "Bob" McMillen (March 5, 1928 – April 1, 2007) was an American athlete, who competed mainly in the 1500 m. While at Cathedral High School in Los Angele...

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Nancy Greene-Raine MP

Nancy Catherine Greene Raine, OC, OBC, OD (born May 11, 1943) is a Canadian Senator for British Columbia and a champion alpine skier voted as Canada's Female Athlete of the 20th Century. She was born...

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Wendell Richard Anderson MP

Wayzata, Hennepin, MN, United States

Member of the U.S. hockey team that won a silver medal at 1956 Winter Olympics Military service: US Army (infantry officer, 1956-57) Governor of Minnesota, January 4, 1971 to December 29, 1976 Un...

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Christine Margaret Sinclair MP

Christine Margaret Sinclair (born June 12, 1983) is a Canadian soccer player and captain of the Canadian national team. She plays professionally for the Portland Thorns FC in the National Women's Socce...

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Emil Zátopek MP (1922 - 2000)

Emil Zátopek (Czech pronunciation: [ˈɛmɪl ˈzaːtopɛk] ( listen)) (19 September 1922 – 22 November 2000) was a Czechoslovak long-distance runner be...

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Kolonics György MP (1972 - 2008)

Kolonics György 'Kolo' kétszeres olimpiai bajnok, sportág kenu György Kolonics two-time Olympic champion in canoe sprint Olympic Medal Winners Men's canoe sprint Gol...

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Julian Roosevelt (1924 - 1986)

Julian Kean Roosevelt (November 14, 1924 - March 1986) was an American banker and Olympic yachtsman. A member of the Roosevelt family and a first cousin twice removed of U.S. President Theodore Roose...

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Truxtun Hare (1878 - 1956)

Thomas Truxtun Hare (October 12, 1878 – February 2, 1956) was an American track and field athlete who competed in the hammer throw and All rounder events. He was also a college football player...

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Frederick Sheffield (1902 - 1971)

Frederick Sheffield (February 26, 1902 – May 8, 1971) was an American rower who competed in the 1924 Summer Olympics. In 1924 he was part of the American boat, which won the gold medal in th...

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Howard Kingsbury (1904 - 1991)

Howard Thayer Kingsbury, Jr. (September 11, 1904 – October 27, 1991) was an American rower who competed in the 1924 Summer Olympics. He was born in New York City and died in Yarmouthport, Ma...

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Charles Grimes (1935 - 2007)

) Charles Livingston Grimes (July 9, 1935 – February 5, 2007) was an American competition rower and Olympic champion. Early life Grimes was the son of Charles Pennebaker Grimes and Louise ...

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William Hoyt (1875 - 1954)

) William Hoyt (William Welles "Bill" Hoyt; May 7, 1875 – December 1, 1954) was an American track and field athlete. He competed at the 1896 Summer Olympics in Athens. He was born in Glastonbu...

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Jay Gould, II (1888 - 1935)

Jay Gould II (September 1, 1888 – January 26, 1935) was an American real tennis player and a grandson of the railroad magnate Jay Gould. He was the world champion (1914–1916) and the Ol...

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Robert Grandison "Bob" Leavitt (1883 - 1954)

Robert Grandison "Bob" Leavitt (September 20, 1883 – February 2, 1954) was an American athlete, winner of 110 m hurdles at the 1906 Summer Olympics. Robert Leavitt was a native of Boston, Ma...

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Allen Stack (1928 - 1999)

Allen McIntyre Stack (January 23, 1928 – September 12, 1999) was an American competition swimmer, Olympic champion, and former world record-holder. Stack won the gold medal in the men's 100-...

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Benjamin Hedges (1907 - 1969)

Benjamin Hedges (Benjamin Van Doren "Ben" Hedges, Jr.; June 8, 1907 - December 31, 1969) was an American athlete (Princeton Class of 1930) who competed mainly in the high jump. He competed for the ...

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Lenny Krayzelburg MP

Lenny Krayzelburg (born September 28, 1975, as Leonid Krayzelburg; Ukrainian: Леонід Крайзельб...

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Sasha Cohen MP

Alexandra Pauline "Sasha" Cohen (born October 26, 1984) is a U.S. figure skater. She is the 2006 Olympic silver medalist, a three-time World Championship medalist, the 2003 Grand Prix Final Champion,...

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Boris Becker MP

Boris Franz Becker (German pronunciation: [ˈbɔʁɪs ˈbɛkɐ]; born 22 November 1967) is a former World No. 1 professional tennis player from Germany and c...

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Samuel Norton Gerson MP (1895 - 1972)

Samuel Norton "Sam" Gerson (November 30, 1895 – September 30, 1972) was a Ukrainian-born American wrestler. He was born in Tymky, Poltava Oblast, Russian Empire, and died in Philadelphia, Pennsy...

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Lt-Col. Thomas Stokes George Hugh Robertson-Aikman (1860 - 1948)

Robertson-Aikman, Lt-Col. Thomas Stokes George Hugh (1860-1948), of Ross House. Eldest son of Maj. Hugh Henry Robertson Aikman (1819-82) of New Parks House and his wife Mary Joyce, daughter of Thomas...

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Dorothy Hamill (1956 - d.)

Dorothy Stuart Hamill (born July 26, 1956) is a retired American figure skater. She is the 1976 Olympic champion in ladies' singles and the 1976 World champion. Competition highlights Records a...

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Alfred Lee Loomis, Jr. (1913 - 1994)

Olympic Champion in 1948 - 6 Metre class (sailing) (with crew of Michael Mooney, Herman Whiton, James Smith, and James Weekes) Alfred L. Loomis, Jr. (April 15, 1913 – September 7, 1994) wa...

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Emmanuel de Blommaert de Soye (1875 - 1944)

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Serena Williams MP

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Bruce Harlan (1926 - 1959)

Bruce Ira Harlan (January 2, 1926 – June 22, 1959) was a diver from the United States and Olympic champion. He represented his native country at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, where he re...

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Alfred Carlton Gilbert ("The man who saved Christmas") (1884 - 1961)

Alfred Carlton Gilbert (February 15, 1884 – January 24, 1961) was an American inventor, athlete, toy-maker and businessman. Born in Salem, Oregon and died in Boston, Massachusetts, Gilbert is ...

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James H. Snook (1879 - 1970)

James Howard Snook (September 17, 1879 – February 28, 1930) was an Ohio athlete and veterinarian convicted and executed for murder. Biography Snook was a member of the U.S. Olympic Pisto...

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Jack Hupp (1914 - 2001)

Jack Hupp was born on June 19, 1914 in San Diego, California, USA as Jack Rodney Hupp. He was a member of the 1936 U.S. Olympic basketball team which won the gold medal. Hupp was posthumously inducte...

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Sybil Bauer (1903 - 1927)

Sybil Lorina Bauer (September 18, 1903 – January 31, 1927) was an American competition swimmer, Olympic champion, and former world record-holder. Bauer graduated from Schurz High School in...

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Jay O'Brien (1883 - 1940)

Jay James O'Brien (February 22, 1883 – April 5, 1940) was an American bobsledder who competed in the late 1920s and early 1930s. He won two medals at the Winter Olympics with a gold in the fou...

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Venus Williams MP

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Joannie Rochette MP (deceased)

From Wikipedia (English) : Joannie Rochette (born January 13, 1986) is a Canadian figure skater. She is the 2010 Olympic bronze medalist, the 2009 World silver medalist, the 2008 and 2009 Four Contin...

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Godfrey Lionel Rampling (1909 - 2009)

He was an English athlete and army officer who competed for Great Britain in the 1932 Summer Olympics and in the 1936 Summer Olympics. He turned 100 on 14 May, 2009 and was the oldest living British Ol...

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Vane Hungerford Pennell MP (1876 - 1939)

Vane Hungerford Pennell (August 16, 1876 – June 17, 1938) English rackets and real tennis player who competed in the 1908 Summer Olympics for Great Britain. Educated at Eton, Charterhouse an...

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Margaret Dunne (1876 - 1955)

Margaret Ives Abbott, was the daughter of the Chicago Tribune's book reviewer, Mary Ives Abbott, a newspaper woman and novelist who associated with the prominent families of the time in Chicago-the Pot...

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Ralph Rose (1885 - 1913)

Ralph Waldo Rose (March 17, 1885 – October 16, 1913) was an American track and field athlete. He was born in Healdsburg, California. Biography A giant of a man at 6' 5½" and 250 pou...

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Philip John Baron Noel-Baker, Nobel Peace Prize 1959 MP (1889 - 1982)

Philip John Noel-Baker , Baron Noel-Baker (1 November 1889 – 8 October 1982) was a British politician, diplomat, academic, an outstanding amateur athlete, and renowned campaigner for disarmament...

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Fred Tootell (1902 - 1964)

Frederick Delmont "Fred" Tootell (September 9, 1902 - September 29, 1964) was an American athlete who competed mainly in the hammer throw. He competed for the United States in the 1924 Summer Olympic...

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Jason Edward Lezak MP

Jason Edward Lezak (born November 12, 1975) is an American international swimmer who is a four-time Olympic gold medalist. He formerly swam for Irvine Novaquatics. He graduated from Irvine High School ...

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Albert Bond Lambert (1875 - 1946)

Albert Bond Lambert (December 6, 1875 – November 12, 1946) was an American golfer who competed in the 1900 Summer Olympics and in the 1904 Summer Olympics. He was also a prominent St. Louis av...

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Sir Peter Markham Scott, CH, CBE, DSC MP (1909 - 1989)

Sir Peter Markham Scott, CH, CBE, DSC and Bar, MID, FRS, FZS, (14 September 1909 – 29 August 1989) was a British ornithologist, conservationist, painter, naval officer and sportsman. Scott w...

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Toni Merkens MP (1912 - 1944)

Nikolaus Anton "Toni" Merkens was a racing cyclist from Germany and Olympic champion. He was born in the Eigelstein quarter of Cologne, where he grew up with three brothers and a sister at No. 20 Im ...

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Ashley Wagner MP

Aliso Viejo, Orange County, California, United States

Ashley Wagner is an American figure skater. She is the 2012 Four Continents champion, 2012 Grand Prix Final silver medalist, 2012 Skate America champion, 2012 and 2013 Trophée Eric Bompard champ...

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Yulia Lipnitskaya MP

"Yulia Viacheslavovna Lipnitskaia (Russian: Юлия Вячеславовна Лип&#x...

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John Rutherford Heaton (1908 - 1976)

John Heaton (Sptember 9, 1908 – October 9, 1976) was an American skeleton racer who competed in the late 1920s. He was born in New Haven, Connecticut. At the 1928 Winter Olympics in St. Moritz, ...

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Jennison Heaton (1904 - 1971)

Jennison Heaton (April 16, 1904 – August 6, 1971) was an American bobsled and skeleton racer who competed in the late 1920s. He was born in New Haven, Connecticut. At the 1928 Winter Olympics ...

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Gracie Gold MP

Crystal Lake, McHenry, Illinois, United States

Gracie Gold is an American ladies' figure skater who has won medals at the national, international, and Olympic levels. She is the 2014 U.S. national champion and won a bronze medal at the 2014 Olympic...

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Hazel Virginia Wightman (1886 - 1974)

Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman (December 20, 1886 – December 5, 1974) was a female American tennis player and founder of the Wightman Cup, a annual team competition for British and American women. ...

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Vice Admiral Willis A. Lee, Jr (1888 - 1945)

Willis Augustus "Ching" Lee, Jr. (May 11, 1888 – August 25, 1945) was a Vice Admiral of the United States Navy during World War II. Lee commanded the American ships during the second night of ...

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Bill Demong MP

Park City, Summit County, Utah, United States

Bill Demong is an American Nordic combined skier and Olympic gold medalist. He is a five-time Olympian, competing in Nagano, Salt Lake City, Torino, Vancouver, and Sochi. Olympic Experience: 2010...

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Albert Charles Gladstone, 5th Baronet (1886 - 1967)

Sir Albert Charles Gladstone, 5th Baronet MBE (28 October 1886 – 2 March 1967) was a British businessman and rower who won a gold medal at the 1908 Summer Olympics. Gladstone was born at Haw...

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John Wodehouse, 3rd Earl of Kimberley (1883 - 1941)

John Wodehouse, 3rd Earl of Kimberley CBE, MC (11 November 1883–16 April 1941), styled Lord Wodehouse from 1902 to 1932, was a British peer and Liberal politician. Background Wodehouse was...

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Alan Chester Valentine (1901 - 1980)

Alan Chester Valentine (February 23, 1901 – July 14, 1980) was an American academic who competed on the gold-medal winning American rugby union team in the 1924 Summer Olympics, was president ...

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Norman Stephen Taber (1891 - 1952)

Norman Stephen Taber (September 3, 1891 – July 15, 1952) was an American middle distance runner. He was the first amateur runner to surpass Walter George's professional record in the mile, set...

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William Edwards Stevenson (1900 - 1985)

) William Edwards Stevenson (October 25, 1900 - April 2, 1985) was an American track and field athlete, lawyer and diplomat, who won the gold medal in 4x400 m relay at the 1924 Summer Olympics and la...

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Jonas Reckermann MP

Jonas Reckermann (born 26 May 1979 in Rheine) is a retired beach volleyball player from Germany. Together with his most recent partner Julius Brink, he won the gold medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics in...

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Daniel M. Colla MP

Daniel M. Colla (born February 23, 1964) is a retired volleyball player from Argentina, who represented his native country in two Summer Olympics. After having finished in sixth place at the 1984 Summe...

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Bevan John Docherty MP

Bevan John Docherty (born 29 March 1977) is a triathlete from New Zealand, who won medals twice at the Olympic Games. Docherty attended Tauhara College, Taupo. In 2004, Docherty won the ITU world cha...

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Alistair Edward Brownlee MP

Alistair Edward Brownlee, MBE (born 23 April 1988) is a British triathlete, and the current Olympic champion in his sport, having won the gold medal at the 2012 London Olympics. He is also a back-to-ba...

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Alphonzo Edward Bell, Sr. MP (1875 - 1947)

Alphonzo Edward Bell Sr. (September 29, 1875 – December 27, 1947) was an American oil multi-millionaire, real estate developer, philanthropist, and champion tennis player. The westside Los Ang...

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Henry Albert Canet MP (1878 - 1930)

Henry Albert Canet (17 April 1878 – 25 July 1930) was a male tennis player from France He competed in the 1912 Summer Olympics in Stockholm, Sweden where he won two bronze medals.

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Captain Richard C. Steere (USN) (1909 - 2001)

From a contemporary press report: Richard C. Steere, a retired Navy captain who was the weather expert for General George S. Patton during the Anglo-American landing in North Africa in November 194...

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Anders Oscar Ahlgren MP (1888 - 1976)

Anders Oscar Ahlgren (12 February 1888 in Malmö – 27 December 1976) was a Swedish wrestler who competed in the 1912 Summer Olympics and in the 1920 Summer Olympics. In 1912, he won the ...

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Charles Edwin Ackerly MP (1898 - 1982)

Charles Edwin Ackerly (January 3, 1898 – August 16, 1982) was an American wrestler who competed in the 1920 Summer Olympics. He was a 1920 graduate of Cornell University where he competed for th...

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Ismail Abilov MP

Ismail Abilov (Bulgarian: Исмаил Абилов, born 9 June 1951) is a Bulgarian freestyle wrestler and Olympic champion of ...

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Namig Abdullayev MP

Namig Abdullayev (Azerbaijani: Namiq Abdullayev) (born January 4, 1971 in Baku, Azerbaijan) was an Azerbaijani Olympic Champion wrestler, winning a gold medal in freestyle for Azerbaijan at the 2000 Su...

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Zagalav Abdulbekovich Abdulbekov MP

Zagalav Abdulbekovich Abdulbekov (Russian: Загалав Абдулбекович �...

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Stephen Anthony Abas MP

Stephen Anthony Abas (born January 12, 1978) is an American Olympic Freestyle wrestler and Mixed martial artist. Abas became a three-time NCAA Division I wrestling champion in the 125 lb (57 kg) weight...

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James Couttet MP (1921 - 1997)

James Couttet (July 18, 1921 – November 13, 1997) was a French alpine skier, world champion and Olympic medalist. He was born in Bossons near Chamonix and died in Chamonix. Couttet received ...

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Deborah Benetton MP

Deborah Compagnoni was born in Bormio, northern Lombardy, skied with the G.S. Forestale. Compagnoni soon was noticed for her great talent. Her career was always marked by great successes, by also by ...

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Zeno Colò MP (1920 - 1993)

At the 1950 World Championships in Aspen, Colorado, he won the gold medal in both downhill and giant slalom, and the silver in slalom. Two years later, at the 1952 Olympics in Oslo, he won gold in the ...

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Renée Colliard MP

Renée Colliard (born 24 December 1933) is a former Swiss alpine skier. At the 1956 Winter Olympics in Cortina d'Ampezzo, she became Olympic champion in Slalom.

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Annelise Coberger MP

Annelise Coberger (born 16 September 1971) is a former New Zealand alpine skier. Born in Christchurch, she became the first person from the Southern Hemisphere to win a medal at the Winter Olympics whe...

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Joël Chenal MP

Joël Chenal (born October 10, 1973), is a French alpine skier. Chenal won silver medal in the giant slalom at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin. His other notable successes are first place in ...

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Hans Petter Buraas MP

Hans Petter Buraas (born 20 March 1975 in Bærum) is a Norwegian Alpine skier. He won the slalom gold medal at the 1998 Olympics in Nagano. He has raced 10 seasons in the World Cup (per 2005), an...

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Edmund Bruggmann MP

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Charles Bozon MP (1932 - 1964)

Charles Bozon (December 15, 1932 – July 7, 1964) was a French former alpine skier and world champion. He was born and died in Chamonix, Haute-Savoie. He won a gold medal in the slalom at the...

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Didier Bouvet MP

Didier Bouvet (born March 6, 1961) is a French former alpine skier who competed in the 1984 Winter Olympics and in the 1988 Winter Olympics. He was born in Thonon-les-Bains. In 1984 he won the bron...

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François Bonlieu MP (1937 - 1973)

François Bonlieu (March 21, 1937 – August 18, 1973) was a French Alpine skier. Born at Juvincourt-et-Damary, Aisne, Bonlieu debuted for the French alpine skiing national team when he wa...

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Fernande Bochatay MP

Fernande Bochatay (born 23 January 1946) is a former Swiss alpine skier. At the 1968 Winter Olympics, she won the bronze medal in Giant Slalom. Bochatay was the aunt of Swiss speed skier Nicolas Boch...

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Heidi Biebl MP

Heidi Biebl (born February 17, 1941) is a former German Alpine skier. She was born in Oberstaufen. She won gold medal in the downhill at the 1960 Winter Olympics in Squaw Valley just three days after...

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Madeleine Berthod MP

Madeleine Chamot-Berthod (born 1 February 1931 in Château d'Oex, Vaud) is a Swiss former alpine skier. Berthod was Swiss Sportspersonality of the year in 1956.

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Trude Jochum-Beiser MP

Trude Beiser (after her marriage Trude Jochum-Beiser) (born 2 September 1927, in Lech am Arlberg, Austria) is a former alpine ski racer. At the 1948 Winter Olympics, Beiser won the gold medal in the ...

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Wolfgang Bartels MP (1940 - 2007)

Wolfgang Bartels (July 14, 1940 – February 6, 2007) was a German alpine skier who competed for the Unified Team of Germany in the 1964 Winter Olympics. He was born in Bischofswiesen and died i...

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Deborah Rae Armstrong MP

Born in Salem, Oregon, Armstrong grew up in Seattle and was a multi-sport athlete at Garfield High School; in addition to ski racing, she also played basketball and soccer. After being named to the U.S...

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Sébastien Amiez MP

Sébastien Amiez (born May 6, 1972 in Pralognan) is a French alpine skier. He won the Alpine Skiing World Cup for Slalom in 1996

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Émile Allais MP (1912 - 2012)

Émile Allais (25 February 1912 – 17 October 2012) was a champion alpine ski racer from France; he won all three events at the 1937 world championships in Chamonix and the gold in the comb...

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Paul Accola MP

Paul Accola (born February 20, 1967 in Davos) is a Swiss former Alpine skier. He came top in the overall World Cup in 1992, and won a total of four medals at the Winter Olympics and World Championships...

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Kjetil André Aamodt MP

Kjetil André Aamodt (born 2 September 1971) is a former World Cup alpine ski racer from Norway, a champion in the Olympics, World Championships, and World Cup. He is the most decorated ski racer...

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José Manuel Abascal MP

José Manuel Abascal Gómez (born March 17, 1958, in Alceda, Cantabria) was a Spanish 1500 metres runner. In 1982 he got the silver medal at the Europen Indoor Championship in 1500 m and th...

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Platt Adams MP (1885 - 1961)

He was born in Belleville, New Jersey on March 23, 1885. He had a brother, Benjamin Willard Adams, also an Olympic athlete. In 1908 he finished fifth in the triple jump competition as well as in the st...

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James Isaac Wendell (1890 - 1958)

James Isaac Wendell (September 3, 1890 – November 22, 1958) was an American athlete who competed mainly in the 110 metre hurdles. He competed for the United States in the 1912 Summer Olympic...

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Earl Foster Thomson MP (1900 - 1971)

Lieutenant Earl "Tommy" Thomson (August 14, 1900 - July, 1971) was an Olympic equestrian who won 5 medals during his international career. Biography Graduating from West Point in 1922, Thomson ea...

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