Great Olympians

Biographies - DES


de Saint-Aignan

Olympic Competitor nr 287


Jacques de Saint-Brisson

Olympic Competitor nr 4188


de Saint-James

Olympic Competitor nr 867


de Saint-Léger

Olympic Competitor nr 605


Vladimir de Sarnavsky

Olympic Competitor nr 5600


William, Lord Desborough

Olympic Competitor nr 2799


Pierre Deschamps

Olympic Competitor nr 1638


Baron André de Schonen

Olympic Competitor nr 294


De Segonzac

Olympic Competitor nr 578


Fred de Selding

Olympic Competitor nr 4392


André Désfarges

Olympic Competitor nr 2813


Pavel de Shtiglits

Olympic Competitor nr 5524


Ulise Peter "Pete" Desjardins

B. 1907-04-10, St.Pierre, Canada, became an American citizen after moving to Miami Beach, Fla.; D. 1985-05-??
Diving (2 gold, 1 silver)
1924 1928 HP
Springboard (1 & 3m) silver gold 10400
Platform, plain (5 & 10m) sixth 7020
Platform gold
17420

The highboard gold at Amsterdam was originally awarded to Egyptian Farid Simaika, who had the most points. The competition was based on number of judges awarding first place however,  and the Egyptian only got silver.
In the 1924 springboard, he was the first diver ever to receive a perfect 10 score.


Léon Deslinières

Olympic Competitor nr 1496


Eugène des Logis Berges

Olympic Competitor nr 297


Charles Desmarcheliers

Olympic Competitor nr 3807


Claude Desmarcheliers

Olympic Competitor nr 3808


Étienne Desmarteau

Olympic Competitor nr 2104


Oscar de Somville

Olympic Competitor nr 1442


Maxime Desonches

Olympic Competitor nr 491


Matthias Despotopoulos

Olympic Competitor nr 2851


Després

Wife of F. Després

Olympic Competitor nr 742


F. Després

Olympic Competitor nr 338

In the MADMen database the Épéist is listed as French - I believe this is twice the same fencer and count him as Belgian.


Jacques d'Estournelles de Constant

Olympic Competitor nr 423


Fernand Desrousseaux

Olympic Competitor nr 4709

He was born in Algeria but played for Tourcoing


Jean d'Estournelles de Constant

Olympic Competitor nr 312


Written 2000-12-17 - last modified 2011-08-13

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