Great Olympians

Biographies - ASH


Lucille Mary Ash

B. 1935-05-26, Colorado Springs, Col., USA
Figure Skating
1956 HP
Mixed Pairs 7th 500
500


Vitus Ashaba

B. 1943-04-21, represented Uganda; D. 1985
Athletics - Track & Field
1972 HP
Men's 1500 metres R1:43rd -4.26
Men's 3000 m Steeplechase R1:10th -3.34
0.0003656


Walter Stuart "Walt" Ashbaugh

B. 1929-03-11, East Liverpool, Ohio, USA; D. 2003-04-03
Athletics - Track & Field
1952 HP
Men's Triple Jump fourth 2400
2400


Temple Ashbrook

B. 1896-05-23, Paris, Kent., USA; D. 1976-02-21
Sailing (1 silver)
1932 HP
Six metres Class silver 2000
2000


Lesley Ashburner

Olympic Competitor nr 2121


Kerry Ayling Ashby

B. 1928-09-04, Auckland, New Zealand; D. 2015-03-03
Rowing
1952 HP
Men's Coxed Fours 1Rep:2nd 20.4
20.4


Stan Ashby

B. 1907-07-31, Coventry, England, Great Britain; D. 1988-08-27
Athletics - Track & Field
1928 HP
Men's 1500 m R1:3rd 10.76
10.76


St. George Ashe

Olympic Competitor nr 1416


William Nyman "Bill" Ashenfelter

B. 1924-10-16, Collegeville, Penn., USA; D. 2010-06-04
Athletics - Track & Field
1952 HP
Men's 3000m Steeplechase R1:dnf 0.0015
0.0015


Horace Ashenfelter, III

B. 1923-01-23, Phoenixvill, Penn., USA; D. 2018-01-06
Athletics - Track & Field (1 gold)
1952 1956 HP
Men's 3000m Steeplechase gold R1:6th 9688
9688


Anna Margaret Clark Asheshov

B. 1941-07-08, London, England, Great Britain
Alpine Skiing
1964 HP
Women's Downhill 38th -3.26
0.000256


Evelyn Ashford

B. 1957-04-15, Shreveport, Louis., USA
Track & Field (4 gold, 1 silver)
1976 1980 1984 1988 1992 HP
Women's 100 m fifth gold silver SF:5th 14412.5
Women's 4 x 100 m 7th gold gold gold 9800
24212.5

Part of the gold-winning USA 4x100m team at Los Angeles, Seoul and Barcelona. She also won the individual 100m at Los Angeles.


Murray Ashford

Olympic Competitor nr 4307


Henry Ashington

Olympic Competitor nr 5976


Silvester Ashioya

B. 1948-06-11, represented Kenya
Hockey
1972 HP
Men's Team (13th) 8
8


Muhammad Ashiq

B. 1935-03-17, Lahore, (now) Pakistan; D. 2018-03-11
Cycling - Track
1960 1964 HP
Men's Sprint Rep1:2nd 0.179
Men's 1000 m Time Trial 25th 0.15
Men's Individual Pursuit R1:overtaken 0.546
Men's Team Pursuit R1:15th 7.5
8.375


David Michael "Dave" Ashleigh

B. 1943-08-08, Pomona, Cal., USA
Aquatics - Water Polo
1964 1968 HP
Men's Team R1:3rd fifth 545.5
545.5


Muhammad Ashraf

B. 1927-10-11, represented Pakistan
Wrestling - Freestyle
1956 HP
Men's Lightweight (-67 kg) 7th 600
600


Muhammad Ashraf-Din

B. 1934-06-30, Jalandhar, Punj., India, represented Pakistan
Wrestling - Freestyle
1960 HP
Men's Lightweight (-57 kg) 12th 60
60


Kazem Ashtari

represented Iran
Basketball
1948 HP
Men's Team 14th 8
8


Ebrahim Ashtiyani

B. 1945-12-01, Khorramabad, Iran; D. 2017-10-24
Football
1972 HP
Men's Team R1:3rd 45.5
45.5


Diana Elizabeth Ashton

B. 1955-09-26, from Cheshire, England, represented Great Britain
Aquatics - Swimming
1972 HP
Women's 100 m Backstroke 30th 0.01
Women's 200 m Backstroke 27th 0.04
0.05


Caroline Louise "Lyn" Ashton

B. 1951-11-29, Northampton, Mass., USA
Canoeing - Slalom
1972 HP
Women's Kayak Singles 7th 600
600


Ruslan Nuraliyevich Ashuraliyev

B. 1950-02-20, Makhachkala, Dagestan, Russia, represented the Soviet Union; D. 2009-11-27
Freestyle Wrestling (1 bronze)
1972 1976 HP
Men's Lightweight (-68 kg) bronze 6240
Men's Welterweight (-74 kg) fourth
6240


Gerald Howard "Gerry" Ashworth

B. 1942-05-01, Haverhill, Mass., USA
Athletics - Track & Field (1 gold)
1964 HP
Men's 4x100 metres Relay gold 1600
1600


Jeanne Chesley Ashworth

B. 1938-07-01, Burlington, Verm., USA; D. 2018-10-04
Speed Skating (1 bronze)
1960 1964 1968 HP
Women's 500 metres bronze fourth 4160
Women's 1000 metres 8th 11th 7th 720
Women's 1500 metres 11th 16th 70.4
Women's 3000 metres 8th 11th 10th 420
5370.4


Written 2002-10-27 - last modified 2022-03-10

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