Valto Olenius
Valto Rudolf Olenius (12 December 1920 in Karkkila – 13 July 1983 in Heinola) was a Finnish pole vaulter who competed in the 1948 Summer Olympics and in the 1952 Summer Olympics.
Price King
Price King (March 6, 1925 – June 10, 2006) was an American racewalker who competed in the 1952 Summer Olympics.
Ragnvald Thunestvedt
Ragnvald Thunestvedt (20 January 1926 – 2 May 1980) was a Danish racewalker who competed in the 1952 Summer Olympics.
László Zarándi
László Zarándi (born 10 June 1929 in Kiskunfélegyháza) was a Hungarian athlete who mainly competed in the 100 metres.He began his career in sport in 1946/47 as a soccer player in the team of SZVSE. At...
Yuriy Lituyev
Yuriy Nikolaevich Lituyev (Russian: Юрий Николаевич Литуев) (April 11, 1925 – March 2, 2000) was a Soviet athlete who competed mainly in the 400 metre hurdles. He trained in Leningrad and la...
Henry Laskau
Helmut ("Henry") Laskau (September 12, 1916 – May 7, 2000) has been called the greatest racewalker in U.S. track and field history. Born in Berlin, Germany Laskau was a top distance runner in hi...
Valdemar Rautio
Valdemar Rautio (4 January 1921 – 5 September 1973) was a Finnish athlete who competed in the 1948 Summer Olympics and in the 1952 Summer Olympics.
Les Perry
Les Perry (Leslie John Perry; 29 January 1923 – 17 September 2005) was an Australian long-distance runner who competed in the 1952 Summer Olympics and in the 1956 Summer Olympics.
Lindy Remigino
Lindy John Remigino (born June 3, 1931) is an American track and field athlete, the 1952 Olympic 100 m champion.
Remigino was born in Elmhurst, Queens, New York. He was named after aviator Charle...
John Disley
John Ivor Disley (born 20 November 1928) is a former Welsh athlete who competed mainly in the 3000 metres steeple chase. He was born in Corris, a village in Gwynedd. He attended Oswestry Boys High Sch...
Ken Wiesner
Kenneth George Wiesner (born February 17, 1925) is an American former athlete who competed mainly in the high jump. He was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Wiesner attended Marquette University, wher...
Eivor Olson
Eivor Olson (born 27 September 1922) is a Swedish former shot putter who competed in the 1948 Summer Olympics and in the 1952 Summer Olympics.
Suh Yun-bok
Suh Yun-bok (born January 9, 1923) is a former South Korean athlete, who is best known as the winner of the 1947 Boston Marathon. He won the race with a world best time of 2:25:39 under the coach Sohn...
Pino Dordoni
Giuseppe "Pino" Dordoni (June 28, 1926 – October 24, 1998) was an Italian athlete who competed mainly in the 50 kilometre race walk.
He competed for Italy at the 1952 Summer Olympics held in...
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Levan Kalyayev
Levan Kalyayev (Russian: Леван Алексеевич Каляев; May 16, 1929 – August 19, 1983) was a Soviet athlete who competed mainly in the 100 metres.He competed for the USSR in the 1952 Summer Olymp...
Bertha Brouwer
Bertha "Puck" Brouwer (since 1953 van Duyne; 29 October 1930 – 6 October 2006) was a Dutch sprinter.Brouwer accomplished her first international notable result in 1950, when she won the silver m...
Bertha Brouwer - Wikipedia
June Foulds
June Foulds (born 13 June 1934) is a retired British track and field athlete, who competed mainly in the 100 metres. She became June Paul upon marrying British Olympic fencer Raymond Paul.Foulds compe...
José da Conceição
José Telles da Conceição (May 23, 1931 – October 18, 1974) was a Brazilian athlete who competed mainly in the high jump but also in sprinting events.He competed for Brazil in the 1952 Summer Olympics ...
José da Conceição - Wikipedia
Jack Davis (athlete)
Jack Wells Davis (September 11, 1930 – July 20, 2012) was an American track and field hurdler, silver medalist in the 1952 and 1956 Olympics over 110-meter hurdles. Davis lost to Harrison Dillar...
Jack Davis (athlete) - Wikipedia
Les Lewis
Les Lewis is the name of
György Csányi
György Csányi (March 7, 1922 – December 13, 1978) was a Hungarian athlete who mainly competed in the 100 metres.He competed for Hungary at the 1952 Summer Olympics held in Helsinki, Finland wher...
Ferenc Klics
Ferenc Klics ([ˈfɛrɛnts ˈklitʃ]; 20 January 1924 – 25 April 1993) was a Hungarian athlete who competed in the 1948 Summer Olympics, 1952 Summer Olympics, 1956 Summer Olympics, and in the 1960 Summer O...
Angus Scott (athlete)
Angus Scott (16 August 1927 – 16 March 1990) was a British track and field athlete who competed in sprinting events. He represented Great Britain at the 1952 Summer Olympics. He was affiliated with t...
Bob McMillen (athlete)
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 Angeles, McMillen won the mile and se...
Milan Milakov
Milan Milakov (Serbian: Милан Милаков; born June 24, 1930 in Ada) is a retired Serbian pole vaulter who represented SFR Yugoslavia at the 1952 Summer Olympics and won 13th place. He was a member o...
Tamara Tyshkevich
Tamara Andreevna Tyshkevich (Russian: Тамара Андреевна Тышкевич) (March 31, 1931, Vitebsk – December 27, 1997) was an athlete who mainly competed in the shot put event. She trained in Lening...
Rafael Fortún
Rafael Emilio Fortún Chacón (born August 5, 1919 in Camagüey – died June 22, 1982 in Camagüey) was a male sprinter from Cuba, who twice competed for his native country at the Summer Olympics: 19...
Maurice Marshall
Maurice "Moss" Lane Marshall MBE (12 January 1927 – 16 May 2013) was a New Zealand middle-distance athlete.
Marshall was born in Thames, New Zealand, in 1927. At the 1950 British Empire Games in A...
Teseo Taddia
Teseo Taddia (born April 20, 1920 – 1983) was a male hammer thrower from Italy. He won three medals, at senior level, at the International athletics competitions.
He twice competed for his n...