Great Olympians

Biographies - AAL


Arvo Aaltonen

Olympic Competitor nr 5909


Paavo Aaltonen

B. 1919-12-11, Finland; D. 1962-09-09
Gymnastics (3 gold, 2 bronze)

(*) On the Pommeled Horse in 1948, three finns (Heikki Savolainen, Veikko Huhtanen and Paavo Aaltonen) shared the gold medal.
(80 HP)


written 2002-10-27 - last modified 2012-03-26

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