Great Olympians

Biographies - WI


A. Wilcocks

Olympic Competitor nr 4825


Arthur Wilde

Olympic Competitor nr 3392


Tony Wilding

Olympic Competitor nr 4995


George Wiley

B. 1881-05-07, Little Falls, New York, United States; D. 1954-03-03

Olympic Competitor nr 1934


Paul Willführ

Olympic Competitor nr 5477


Kati Wilhelm

Germany
Biathlon (3 gold, 3 silver) & Cross-Country
Biathlon 1998 2002 2006 2010 HP
7.5 km gold 7th 30th 5100.075
7.5 km + 10 km Pursuit silver gold 12th 7830
15 km 17th fourth 1606.4
12.5 km Mass Start silver 25th 4000.1
4 x 6 km gold silver bronze 4050
Cross-Country 19506.475
4 x 5 km fifth 250
22836.575

(24056)


Richard Wilhelm

Olympic Competitor nr 3523


Leo Wilkens

Olympic Competitor nr 6727


Villiam Wilkenschildt

Olympic Competitor nr 2526


Hermann Wilker

Olympic Competitor nr 1487


David Wilkie

Great Britain
Swimming (1 gold, 2 silver)
1972 1976 HP
200 m Breaststroke silver gold 10400
100 m Breaststroke 8th silver 4256
4 x 100 m Medley Relay 7th fourth 500
15156


Lou Wilkins

Olympic Competitor nr 2119


Maurice "Mac" Wilkins

B. 1950-11-15, USA
Track and Field (1 gold, 1 silver)
1976 1984 1988 HP
Discus Throw gold silver fifth 21375
21375


George Wilkinson

B. 1879-03-03, Great Britain; D. 1946-08-07
Waterpolo (3 gold)
1900 1908 1912 HP
Waterpolo gold gold gold 17600
17600

Member of the winning team in Waterpolo at Paris (as the Osborne Swimming Club of Manchester), London and Stockholm (as England).
England did not send a team to St.Louis in 1904.

Olympic Competitor nr 1342


Robert Wilkinson

Olympic Competitor nr 3087


Oskar Wilkman-Vilkama

B. 1880-04-07 Helsinki, Finland, represented Russia in 1912

Olympic Competitor nr 5851

+equ 20

Even though Finland had an own team in 1912, he chose to compete for Russia (Finland was a part of Russia at the time). Since he competed for Finland in 1920, I class him as Finnish)


Charles Willard

Olympic Competitor nr 2272


Georges Willems

Olympic Competitor nr 6878


Victor Willems

Olympic Competjtor nr 4413


Bruce Williams

Olympic Competitor nr 3366


Charles Williams

Olympic Competitor nr 4442


Edward Williams

Olympic Competitor nr 4662


Gardner Williams

Olympic Competitor nr 222


Hilda Williams

Olympic Competitor nr 4058


Percy Williams

B. 1908-05-19, Vancouber, BC, Canada; D. 1982-11-29
Track & Field (2 gold)
1928 1932 HP
100 m gold SF:4th 6728
200 m gold - 6400
4x100 m Relay sixth fourth 560
13688


Ralph Williams

Olympic Competitor nr 4953


Randy Williams

B. 1953-08-23 in Fresno, CA, USA
Athletics (1 gold, 1 silver)
1972 1976 HP
Long Jump gold silver 15600
15600


Robert Williams

Olympic Competitor nr 2221


Serena Williams

B. 1981-09-26, Saginaw, MI, USA
Tennis (2 gold)
2000 2004 2008 HP
Singles QF 717.5
Doubles gold - gold 14400
15117.5


Venus Williams

B. 1980-06-17, Lynwood, CA, USA
Tennis (3 gold)
2000 2004 2008 HP
Singles gold R3 QF 9661.784
Doubles gold R1 gold 14400.765
24062.549


W.A. Williams

Olympic Competitor nr 1878

(*) team rosters not certainly known


Anthony Williamsen

Olympic Competitor nr 1940


Sidney Willis

Olympic Competitor nr 3985


Andre Willms

B. 1972-09-18, Magdeburg, Germany
Rowing (2 gold, 1 bronze)
1992 1996 2000 2004 HP
Double Fours gold gold bronze fifth 18405
18405

Three of the four members (Andreas Hajek, Stephan Volkert and Andre Willms) of the winning crew in Barcelona returned to Atlanta to win again, but their third different partner let them down in Sydney. Willms and Volkert tried again in Athina, but with even less success.
(17280)


Helen Wills

USA
Tennis (2 gold)
1924 HP
Women's Singles gold 8000
Women's Doubles gold 4800
12800


Lauri Wilskman

Olympic Competitor nr 3915


Arthur Wilson

Olympic Competitor nr 4826


Charles Wilson

Olympic Competitor nr 4197


Clement Wilson

Olympic Competitor nr 5512


Frank Wilson

Olympic Competitor nr 1692


Harold Wilson

Olympic Competitor nr 3453


Haswell Wilson

Olympic Competitor nr 4367


Herbert Wilson

Olympic Competitor nr 3172


John Wilson

Olympic Competitor nr 5686


John Waterloo Wilson

Olympic Competitor nr 3234


Lillian Wilson

Olympic Competitor nr 4059


Ralph Wilson

Olympic Competitor nr 2335


Written 2000-12-25 - last modified 2011-08-12

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