Great Olympians

Biographies - BIO


Ibrahim Biogradlić

B. 1931-03-08, Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina, represented Yugoslavia; D. 2015-02-20
Football (1 silver)
1956 HP
Men's Team (silver) 2000
2000


Matt Biondi

B. 1965-10-06, Moraga, Cal., USA
Swimming (8 gold, 2 silver, 1 bronze)
1984 1988 1992 HP
50 m Free-style - gold silver 10400
100 m Free-style - gold fifth 7400
200 m Free-style - bronze - 2560
100 m Butterfly - silver - 4000
4 x 100 m Free-style Relay gold gold gold 9600
4 x 200 m Free-style Relay - gold - 1600
4 x 100 m Medley Relay - gold gold
(qual.)
1664
37224

World Champion at 100 m  free-style in 1986 and '91. His eighth gold medal (his eleventh in total) was given to him by being allowed to swim the final leg in the heats of the 4x100 m Medley in 1992. He did not swim in the final.


Antonio "Tonino" Biondini

B. 1945-01-01, Frassinoro, Italy
Cross Country Skiing
1972 1976 HP
Men's 15 kilometres 27th 0.04
Men's 50 kilometres 25th dnf 0.100000016
Men's 4x10 km Relay 7th 100
100.140000016


Fabian Biörck

B. 1893-10-21, Jonköping, Sweden; D. 1977-09-27
Gymnastics (1 gold)
1920 HP
Men's Team combined, Swedish system gold 1600
1600


Alex Bioussa

B. 1901-03-17, Toulouse, France; D. 1966-09-14
Rugby (1 silver)
1924 HP
Men's Rugby silver 2000
2000


Written 2002-10-27 - last modified 2022-05-17

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