Great Olympians

Biographies - WEN


James Wendell

Olympic Competitor nr 6424


Michael Wenden

Australia
Swimming (2 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze)
1968 1972 HP
100 m Free-style gold fifth 7400
200 m Free-style gold fourth 8000
4 x 100 m Free-style Relay bronze - 640
4 x 200 m Free-style Relay silver fifth 1250
4 x 100 m Medley Relay fourth 9th 440
17730


Georg Wenderoth

Olympic Competitor nr 1676


Alexander Wendrinsky

Olympic Competitor nr 2836


Wenk János

B. 1894-04-24, Cadca, Slovakia, represented Hungary

Olympic Competitor nr 6210

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He competed in 1924 for Hungary and must be classed Hungarian as a consequence.


Charles Wennergren

Olympic Competitor nr 4992


Edvard Wennerholm

Olympic Competitor nr 6001


Gunnar Wennerström

Olympic Competitor nr 4317


Heinrich Wenseler

Olympic Competitor nr 6322


Hanni Wenzel

B. 1954-12-14, Liechtenstein
Alpine Skiing (2 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze)
1976 1980 HP
Slalom bronze gold 8960
Giant Slalom 20th gold 6401
Downhill 11th silver 4064
19425

Her achievements, and those of her brother Andreas (and Paul Pfrommelt) make Liechtenstein the most successful Olympic Nation in history (per capita of course). see the table.
She was World Champion at Slalom in 1974, and World Cup Overall winner in 1978.


Written 2000-11-29 - last modified 2011-08-12

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