Great Olympians

Biographies - CAL


David Cal

B. 1982-10-10, Cangas, Spain
Canoeing (1 gold, 3 silver)
2004 2008 HP
C1 1000 m gold silver 10400
C1 500 m silver silver 8000
18400


Gastone Calabresi

Olympic Competitor nr 3963


David Caldwell

Olympic Competitor nr 5549


Thomas Caldwell

Olympic Competitor nr 3280


Lee Quincy Calhoun

B. 1933-02-23, Laurel, Miss., USA; D. 1989-06-22
Track and Field (2 gold)
1956 1960 HP
110 m Hurdles gold gold 19200
19200

He tied with Jack Davis in the US trials before the Melbourne Olympics and a foto-finish had to split them at Melbourne.
In 1958 he was suspended by the Amateur Athletic Union because his wife had received 1000$ on a TV-game show. After missing a season he equalled the world record at 13.2 sec in 1960, before winning the Olympic title for a second time, again on a foto-finish.
Inducted in 1974 in the USATF Hall of Fame.


Irving Calkins

Olympic Competitor nr 3332


Henri Callot

Olympic Competitor nr 37


Selwin Calverley

Olympic Competitor nr 1222


A. E. Calvert

Olympic Competitor nr 4141


Calvet

Olympic Competitor nr 264


Guido Calvi

Olympic Competitor nr 5557


Written 2001-01-16 - last modified 2011-08-15

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