Great Olympians

Biographies - VON


Herman von Adlerberg

Olympic Competitor nr 6971


von Baráth Leó

Olympic Competitor nr 5239


Erich, Count von Bernstorff-Gyldensteen

Olympic Competitor nr 5078


Fritz von Bissing

Olympic Competitor nr 3195


Hans von Blixen-Finecke, Sr.

Olympic Competitor nr 6660


Hermann von Bönninghausen

Olympic Competitor nr 4294


von Darányi Béla

Olympic Competitor nr 5314


von Farkas Aladár

Olympic Competitor nr 5127


Andreas von Flotow

Olympic Competitor nr 6661


Richard von Forregger

Olympic Competitor nr 1291


Bernhard von Gaza

Olympic Competitor nr 4593


von Gregurich Ámon

Olympic Competitor nr 700


Friedrich Ernst, Count von Grote

Olympic Competitor nr 6709


Karl von Halt

Olympic Competitor nr 5476


Wilhelm, Count von Hohenau

Olympic Competitor nr 6710


Gunnar von Hohenthal

B. 1880-11-15 Raippaluoto, Finland, represented Russia

Olympic Competitor nr 5849

A Fin, he represented Russia even though Finland had a team of its own


von Ivani Gyüla

Olympic Competitor nr 701


Nils von Kantzow

Olympic Competitor nr 3880


von Kehrling Béla

Olympic Competitor nr 5025

He was born in Slovakia but he competed for Hungary in 1924 so there is no doubt as to the nationality we need to ascribe to him: Hungarian


von Kelemen Aurél

Olympic Competitor nr 5236


Rabod Wilhelm von Kröcher

Olympic Competitor nr 6711


Herbert von Kuhlberg

B. 1893-11-22, Riga, Latvia, represented Russia

Olympic Competitor nr 5614


von Las-Torres Béla

Olympic Competitor nr 3408


Eduard von Lütcken

Olympic Competitor nr 6572


Carl von Moers

Olympic Competitor nr 6562


Otto von Müller

Olympic Competitor nr 5223


Fritz von Oesterley

Olympic Competitor nr 6662


Herbert von Petersdorf

Olympic Competitor nr 1319


Friedrich Karl, Prince von Preußen

Olympic Competitor nr 6712


Friedrich von Rochow

Olympic Competitor nr 6555


Karol von Rómmel

Olympic Competitor nr 6713

Born in (present-day) Belarus, he represented Poland after 1918 and must be considered Polish.


Lieutenant Hans Robert von Rosen

B. 1888-08-08, Sweden; D. 1952-09-02
Equestrianism (2 gold, 1 bronze)
1912 1920 bonus HP
Jumping, team gold gold 3200 9600
Dressage, Individual bronze 3840
1600 8640 3200 13440

Olympic Competitor nr 6801


Otto von Rosen

Olympic Competitor nr 3352


Pontus von Rosen

Olympic Competitor nr 4098


Ludwig, Count von Salm-Hoogstraeten

Olympic Competitor nr 5170


Chris von Saltza

USA
Swimming (3 gold, 1 silver)
1960 HP
400 m Free-style gold 6400
100 m Free-style silver 4000
4 x 100 m Free-style Relay gold 1600
4 x 100 m Medley Relay gold 1600
13600


Richard, Count von Schaesberg-Thannheim

Olympic Competitor nr 6548


Erwin von Sigel

B. 1884-08-14, Bydgoszcz, Poland, represented Germany

Olympic Competitor nr 6246


Zeno von Singalewicz

Olympic Competitor nr 6150


Georges von Tangen

Olympic Competitor nr 5787


Heinrich von Tenner

Olympic Competitor nr 702


von Tersztyánszky Ödön

Hungary
Fencing (2 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze)
1924 1928 HP
Sabre, individual SF:5th gold 8021.5
Sabre, team silver gold 2600
Foil, team bronze SF:3rd 845
11466.5


Franz, Baron von Zedlitz und Leipe

Olympic Competitor nr 5079


von Zsigmondy Jenö

Olympic Competitor nr 3204


Written 2002-09-12 - last modified 2011-08-13

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