Great Olympians

Biographies - AMO


Johnson O. Amoah

B. 1940-08-15, Nkoranza, Gold Coast (now Ghana)
Athletics
1968 1972 HP
Men's Triple Jump QU:24th QU:21st 1.2
1.2


Artur Amon

B. 1916-02-17, Tartu, Estonia, then part of Russia; D. 2000-01-25
Basketball
1936 HP
Men's Team Rep2 33.8
33.8


Edward Amoore

Olympic Competitor nr 3381


Judith Florence "Judy" Amoore

competed in 1976 as

Judy Pollock

B. 1940-06-25, Melbourne, Vict., Australia
Athletics - Track & Field (1 bronze)
1964 1968 1972 1976 HP
Women's 400 metres bronze 2560
Women's 800 metres SF:5th 130
Women's 1500 metres R1:27th 0.04
2690.04


William George "Bill" Amor

B. 1919-11-06, Pewsey, England, Great Britain; D. 1988-05-01
Football
1948 HP
Men's Team fourth 800
800


Maria Laura da Silva Amorim

B. 1932-04-28, represented Portugal
Gymnastics
1952 HP
Women's Individual All-Around 124th -
Women's Floor Exercise 122nd -
Women's Horse Vault 86th -13.16
Women's Uneven Bars 131st -
Women's Balance Beam 106th -
-13.16


Paolo Amorini

B. 1937-07-05, Elo Elba, Italy
Rowing
1960 HP
Men's Eights sixth 320
320


Arturo Jorge Amos

B. 1927-03-06, Temperley, Argentina; D. 1999-09-29
Gymnastics
1948 HP
Men's Individual All-Around 89th -
Men's Team All-Around 15th 2.5
Men's Floor Exercise 76th -
Men's Horse Vault 77th -
Men's Parallel Bars 83rd -
Men's Horizontal Bar 85th -
Men's Rings 106th -
Men's Pommeled Horse 97th -
2.5


Charles Amos

B. 1945-03-14, represented Guyana
Boxing
1968 HP
Men's Middleweight (-75 kg) R16 89.06
89.06


James F. Amos

B. 1936-10-16 in Bermuda
Sailing
1972 HP
Three Person Keelboat (Dragon) 13th 25.6
25.6


Linda Amos

B. 1946-06-22, Portsmouth, England, Great Britain
Aquatics - Swimming
1964 HP
Women's 100 metres Freestyle R1:35th -2.10
0.001


Zinaida Stepanovna Shishkina

competed under her married name of

Zinaida Amosova

B. 1950-01-12, Krupskoy, Kazakhstan, represented the Soviet Union
Cross-Country Skiing (1 gold)
1976 HP
Women's 5 kilometres sixth 640
Women's 10 kilometres sixth 640
Women's 4x5 km Relay gold 1600
2880

She moved with her family to Siberia at a young age, so I shall consider her Russian.


Gustave Amoudruz

Olympic Competitor nr 7312


Jean-Claude Amoureux

B. 1956-03-04, Toulon, France
Athletics - Track and Field
1976 HP
Men's 100 metres R1:38th -3.26
Men's 4x100 m Relay 7th 100
100.000256


Gbedikpe Emmanuel Amouzou

B. 1954-01-28, represented Togo
Cycling - Road
1972 HP
Men's Road Race dnf -28.60
-28.60


Written 2011-12-24 - last modified 2022-07-07

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