Great Olympians

Biographies - APP


Jacqueline Appart

B. 1931-11-05, Charleroi, Belgium
Fencing
1960 HP
Women's Foil, Individual QF:7th 0.085
0.085


Abraham Leonardus "Bram" Appel

B. 1921-11-30, Rotterdam, the Netherlands; D. 1997-10-03
Football
1948 HP
Men's Team R1 26.38
26.38


Ernfrid Appelqvist

Olympic Competitor nr 6136


Torvald Appelroth

B. 1902-07-28, Porvoo, Finland, then part of Russia; D. 1984-03-12
Fencing
1928 HP
Men's Foil, Individual R1:6th 0.000026
Men's Épée, Individual R1:9th 0.00000085
0.00002685


Nicolas Appels

represented Belgium
Wrestling - Greco-Roman
1928 HP
Men's Light-Heavyweight (-82.5 kg) fourth 2400
2400


Hildegard Appeltauer

B. 1927-07-04, from Wien, represented Austria
Figure Skating
1948 HP
Women's Singles 18th 3.84
3.84


Hans J. Appenzeller

B. 1899-03-14, represented Switzerland
Rowing
1936 HP
Men's Coxed Pairs fifth 1250
1250


Fred Appleby

Olympic Competitor nr 4509


Elizabeth "Liz" Appleby

B. 1958-11-25, Winnipeg, Man., Canada
Speed Skating
1976 HP
Women's 1000 metres 22nd 0.4
Women's 1500 metres 21st 0.64
Women's 3000 metres 18th 2.56
3.6


Willie Applegarth

Olympic Competitor nr 5537


Lloyd Appleton

B. 1906-02-01, Edgewood, Iowa, USA; D. 1999-03-17
Wrestling - Freestyle
1928 HP
Men's Welterweight (-72 kg) silver 6000
6000


Gertrude Appleyard

Olympic Competitor nr 4036


(Ernest) Ian Appleyard

B. 1923-10-10, Linton, England, Great Britain; D. 1998-06-02
Alpine Skiing
1948 HP
Men's Downhill 91st -
Men's Slalom 55th 0.0000001
0.0000001


Georges Appruzèze

B. 1902, from Paris, represented France
Greco-Roman Wrestling
1924 HP
Men's Bantamweight (-58 kg) R2 1.259
1.259


Gillian Apps

B. 1983-11-02, North York, Ont., Canada
Ice Hockey (3 gold)
2006 2010 2014 HP
Women's Team gold gold gold 19200
19200

Member of the Canadian Ice Hockey team that won gold in Torino, Vancouver and Sochi.
She was the granddaughter of Syl Apps, see below.


Charles Joseph Sylvanus "Syl" Apps

B. 1915-01-18, Paris, Ont., Canada; D. 1998-12-24
Athletics - Track and Field
1936 HP
Men's Pole Vault sixth 960
960


Written 2012-01-09 - last modified 2022-05-15

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