Great Olympians

Biographies - CAV


Cavit Cav

B. 1905, Thessaloniki, Greece, then still in the Ottoman Empire, represented Turkey
Cycling - Track
1928 HP
Men's Sprint Rep:3rd 8.61
Men's Team Pursuit R1 68.25
76.86


Galip Cav

B. 1912-11-03, Constantinople, Ottoman Empire, now Istambul, Turkey
Cycling - Track
1928 HP
Men's Time Trial 16th 9.6
Men's Team Pursuit R1 68.25
77.85


Auguste Cavadini

Olympic Competitor nr 1250


Osvaldo Cavagnaro

B. 1938-03-22, Rosario, Argentina
Rowing
1960 HP
Men's Coxed Pairs Rep:3rd 85
85


Carlo Cavagnoli

B. 1907-01-21, Milano, Italy; D. 1991
Boxing (1 bronze)
1928 HP
Men's Flyweight (-50.8 kg) bronze 3840
3840


Guilherme Vieira Cavalcanti

B. 1921-02-01, represented Brazil
Shooting
1952 HP
Rapid−Fire Pistol 28th 0.038
0.038


Pericles de Souza Cavalcanti

B. 1926-08-22, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Equestrianism - Eventing
1952 HP
Three−Day Event, Individual dnf 0.00000002
0.00000002


Fernando José Pereira Marqués Cavaleiro

B. 1917-06-11, Vila Nova da Barquinha, Portugal; D. 2012-08-03
Equestrianism - Eventing
1948 1952 1956 HP
Three−Day Event, Individual 8th 19th 34th 322.002
Three−Day Event, Team dnf fourth dnf 404.4
726.402


René Cavalero

B. 1917-11-20, from Paris, represented France
Aquatics - Swimming
1936 HP
Men's 100 metres Freestyle R1:27th 0.04
Men's 4x200 metres Freestyle Relay fourth 400
400.04


Paulo de Jesús Cavalheiro

B. 1934-05-06, represented Brazil; D. 1989-06-18
Boxing
1952 HP
Men's Light-Middleweight (-71 kg) QF 861
861


Luigi Cavalieri

B. 1914-04-22, represented Italy
Bobsleigh
1948 1952 HP
Men's Four sixth 14th 492
Men's Two 12th 50
542


Mario Cavalla

B. 1901, represented Italy
Ski Jumping
1924 HP
Men's Ski Jumping 19th 2.4
2.4


Francesc Cavaller i Soteras

B. 1932-10-14, Barcelona, Spain; D. 2011-09-05
Hockey (1 bronze)
1960 HP
Men's Team (bronze) 800
800


Alberto Cavallero

B. 1900-09-14, Spigno Monferrato, Italy
Athletics
1924 HP
Men's Marathon dnf 0.000000038
0.000000038


Enzo Cavalli

B. 1937-09-11, Gorizia, Italy
Athletics - Track & Field
1960 HP
Men's Triple Jump QU:16th 9.6
9.6


Louis Cavalli

B. 1907-03-10, represented Switzerland
Shooting
1952 HP
Trap 34th 0.0024
0.0024


Gerardo Cavallieri Grosso

B. 1942 in Italy, represented Argentina
Cycling - Road
1968 HP
Men's Road Race dnf -24.24
-24.24


Fernando Cavallini (1)

B. 1893-02-15, Livorno, Italy; D. 1976-02-04

Olympic Competitor nr 5776


Fernando Cavallini (2)

B. 1898, represented Italy
Freestyle Wrestling
1924 HP
Men's Featherweight (-61 kg) R2 40.5
40.5


Leonardo Cavallini

B. 1939-06-04, Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy
Bobsleigh
1968 HP
Four−Man sixth 480
480


Franco Cavallo

B. 1932-09-26, Napoli, Italy
Sailing (1 bronze)
1968 HP
Two−Person Keelboat (Star) bronze 3200
3200


Vittorio Cavalotti

B. 1893-07-31, Milano, Italy; D. 1939-09-02
Cycling - Track (1 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze)
1920 HP
Men's Sprint R1:3rd 0.034
0.034


Roberto Diego Lorenzo Cavanagh y Hearne

B. 1914-11-12, Buenos Aires, Argentina; D. 2002-09-14
Polo (1 gold)
1936 HP
Men's Team gold 3200
3200


Richard Price Cavanaugh

B. 1948-06-30, Denver, Col., USA
Luge
1972 1976 HP
Men's Singles 25th 0.15
Doubles 17th 23rd 5.32
5.47


Ion Cavași

B. 1953-11-05, Breaza, Romania
Alpine Skiing
1976 HP
Men's Downhill 57th -7.40
Men's Giant Slalom dnf -15.40
Men's Slalom 30th 0.01
0.01000004


Enzo Cavazzoni

B. 1932-03-02, Genova, Italy; D. 2012-08-15
Aquatics - Water Polo
1956 HP
Men's Team fourth 800
800


José Cavero Samilan

B. 1940-08-16, represented Peru
Athletics - Track & Field
1964 HP
Men's 400 metres Hurdles R1:29th 0.024
0.024


Kenneth John "Ken" Caves

B. 1926-11-04, represented Australia; D. 1974-07-31
Cycling - Road & Cycling - Track
1948 1952 HP
Men's Road Race, Individual dnf dnf 8.08x10-17
Men's Road Race, Team dnf dnf -
Men's Team Pursuit QU:17th 3
3


Emidio Cavigioli

B. 1925-07-03, Omegna, Italy; D. 2015-02-23
Football
1948 HP
Men's Team QF 287
287


Juan Nicolas L. Caviglia

B. 1929-11-28, Córdoba, Argentina
Gymnastics
1952 1956 1960 HP
Men's Individual All-Around 132nd 116th -
Men's Floor Exercise 45th - 0.0000025
Men's Horse Vault 135th - -
Men's Parallel Bars 166th - -
Men's Horizontal Bar 151st - -
Men's Rings 136th - -
Men's Pommeled Horse 127th - -
0.0000025


Auguste Cavignac

B. 1928-05-20, Marchiennes, France, represented Belgium
Boxing
1948 HP
Men's Middleweight (-73 kg) QF 861
861


Jorge Horacio Cavoti

B. 1926-02-20, Buenos Aires, Argentina; D. 1981
Equestrianism - Dressage
1956 1960 HP
Dressage, Individual 35th 15th 15.00125
15.00125


Written 2001-01-16 - last modified 2022-05-24

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