Great Olympians

Biographies - DEV


Pavel de Valdayne

Olympic Competitor nr 5092


Déván István

B. 1890-11-04, Bratislava, Slovakia, represented Hungary

Olympic Competitor nr 6325

+wint 24

Although born in Slovakia, he represented Hungary in 1924.


Donna de Varona

USA
Swimming (2 gold)
1960 1964 HP
400 m Individual Medley gold 9600
4 x 100 m Free-style Relay qual. gold 1664
100 m Butterfly fifth 1250
12514


de Vars

Olympic Competitor nr 655


Baron Charles-Eugène de Veauce

Olympic Competitor nr 587


Renzo De Vecchi

Olympic Competitor nr 5151


Charles de Vendeville

Olympic Competitor nr 1309


Gail Devers

B. 1966-11-19, USA
Track and Field (2 gold)
1992 1996 2000 HP
100 m gold gold - 12800
100 m Hurdles fifth fourth SF:dnf 3909.6
4 x 100 m - gold - 1600
18309.6

The hurdles specialist managed to win the flat title twice, but was twice unlucky in the hurdles final, for which she was twice the favourite. Again the favourite in Sydney, she not even made it to the final, pulling up halfway through the semi-final with an injury.


Konstantinos Devetzis

Olympic Competitor nr 2867


John Devitt

Australia
Swimming (2 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze)
1956 1960 HP
100 m Free-style silver gold 10400
4 x 200 m Free-style Relay gold bronze 2240
12640


Harry Devlin

Olympic Competitor nr 2023


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

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