Great Olympians

Biographies - CLE


Ciaran Clear

B. 1920, Dublin, Ireland; D. 2000
Art Competitions
1948 HP
Painting - Paintings AC 2.873
2.873


William John "Bill" Cleary, Jr.

B. 1934-08-19, Cambridge, Mass., USA
Ice Hockey (1 gold, 1 silver)
1956 1960 HP
Men's Team silver gold 5200
5200


Robert Barry "Bobby" Cleary

B. 1936-04-21, Cambridge, Mass., USA; D. 2015-09-16
Ice Hockey (1 gold)
1960 HP
Men's Team gold 3200
3200


Desmond John "Des" Cleary

B. 1925-07-08, Dublin, Ireland; D. 2005-09-07
Football
1948 HP
Men's Team PrelR 1.64
1.64


Norman Cleaveland

B. 1901-04-04, Oakland, Cal., USA; D. 1997-06-08
Rugby (1 gold)
1924 HP
Men's Rugby gold 3200
3200


(Robert) Harold Cleghorn

B. 1912-12-27, Auckland, New Zealand; D. 1996-10-10
Weightlifting
1952 HP
Men's Heavyweight (+90 kg) 7th 600
600


François Clémencin

B. 1878, Lyon, France; D. 1950
Art Competitions
1932 HP
Sculpture ac 5.34
5.34


Douglas Bruce "Doug" Clement

B. 1933-07-15, Montréal, Québ., Canada
Athletics - Track & Field
1952 1956 HP
Men's 400 metres R1:5th 0.00000039
Men's 800 metres R1:8th 0.00082
Men's 4x400m Relay fourth fifth 650
650.00082039


Francis James "Frank" Clement

B. 1952-04-26, Glasgow, Scotland, Great Britian
Athletics - Track and Field
1976 HP
Men's 800 metres SF:8th 8.2
Men's 1500 metres fifth 1000
1008.2


Georges Claude Clément

from Paris, represented France
Athletics - Track and Field
1900 HP
Men's 400 metres R1:4th 68
68

Olympic Competitor nr 832


Kerron Clement

B. 1985-10-31, Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago, represented the USA
Track & Field (1 gold, 1 silver)
2008 2012 2016 HP
Men's 400 m Hurdles silver 8th gold 19980
Men's 4 x 400 m (gold) 64
20044


Andrea Clemente

B. 1942-07-06, San Nicola la Strada, Italy; D. 1970-01-16
Bobsleigh
1968 HP
Four−Man sixth 480
480


Carlo Clemente

B. 1903-04-02, Sassari, Italy; D. 1944-05-18
Athletics
1924 HP
Men's Javelin Throw QU:14th 24
24


Jorge Clemente

B. 1946-03-24, Carolina, Puerto Rico
Boxing
1968 HP
Men's Light−Heavyweight (-81 kg) R16 79.13
79.13


Pierantonio Clementi

B. 1947-09-04, Schilpario, Italy
Biathlon
1972 1976 HP
Men's 20 km 31st 23rd 0.328
Men's 4x7.5 km Relay sixth 160
160.328


Bertram Arthur Clements

B. 1913-12-01, from London, represented Great Britain; D. 2000-07
Football
1936 HP
Men's Team QF 287
287


David William Clements

B. 1939-08-08, London, England, Great Britain
Figure Skating
1960 HP
Men's Individual 15th 15
15


Ernest Albert "Ernie" Clements

B. 1922-02-15, Hadley, England, Great Britain; D. 2006-02-03
Cycling - Road
1948 HP
Men's Road Race, Individual dnf 8x10-17
Men's Road Race, Team (silver) -
8x10-17


Johan Clementz

B. 1894-09-27, Oslo, Norway; D. 1952-02-14
Boxing
1920 HP
Light Heavyweight (-79.4 kg) R1 162
162


Ejgil Clemmensen

Olympic Competitor nr 6843


(Narville) Ray Clemons

B. 1912-06-04, East Duke, Okl., USA; D. 1980-11-26
Wrestling - Freestyle
1936 HP
Men's Light−Heavyweight (-87 kg) fifth 1500
1500


Peter Clentzos

B. 1909-06-15, Oakland, Cal., USA, represented Greece; D. 2006-09-11
Athletics
1932 HP
Men's Pole Vault 7th 600
600

Born near Los Angeles, it is highly likely that he competed for Greece because he held double nationality.
He competed as "Petros Klentzos", but his official name is probably spelled with a C.


Ricardo Cleofas

B. 1951-02-09, represented the Philippines
Basketball
1972 HP
Men's Team 13th 12.8
12.8


Émile Clerc

B. 1934-06-05, Thonons-les-Bains, France
Rowing
1956 1960 1964 HP
Men's Coxless Fours 10th 75
Men's Eights Rep:4th fourth 832
907


Jean-Louis Clerc

B. 1908-11-03, Neuchâtel, Switzerland; D. 1961-03-28
Art Competitions
1936 HP
Painting - unknown event 6 entries 22.344
22.344


Philippe Clerc

B. 1946-12-24, Port-Valais, Switzerland
Athletics - Track & Field
1972 HP
Men's 100 metres QF:21st 0.64
Men's 200 metres QF:18th 2.56
3.2


Renée Clerc

B. 1927-01-28, Le Locle, Switzerland
Alpine Skiing
1948 HP
Women's Slalom fifth 1000
1000


Henricus Stephanus "Henri" Clerckx

B. 1936-08-31, Linkhout, Belgium; D. 1985-12-19
Athletics - Track & Field
1964 HP
Men's 5000 metres R1:10th -3.23
Men's 10000 metres 12th 40
40.00023


Pierre Clergerie

from Paris, represented France
Rowing
1948 HP
Men's Eights Rep:dns 26
26


Maurizio Clerici

B. 1929-05-16, Firenze, Italy; D. 2019-02-20
Rowing
1956 HP
Men's Coxless Pairs SF:4th 410
410


Henri Clermont

B. 1901-12-15, from Paris, represented France; D. 1969-09-25
Athletics
1924 HP
Men's 10 km Walk 10th 150
150


Raoul Cléry

Olympic Competitor nr 675


Urban Cleve

B. 1930-11-24, Dortmund, N-W, Germany
Athletics - Track & Field
1952 HP
Men's 800 metres SF:5th 17.2
17.2


Charles Cleveland

Olympic Competitor nr 1874

(*) team roster not certainly known


Richard Fitsch "Dick" Cleveland

B. 1929-09-21, Honolulu, Haw., USA; D. 2002-07-27
Aquatics - Swimming
1952 HP
Men's 100 metres Freestyle SF:10th 100
100


Clark Gaylin "Gary" Cleveland

B. 1942-01-18, Hastings, Nebr., USA; D 2004-01-04
Weightlifting
1964 HP
Men's Light−Heavyweight (-82.5 kg) fifth 1500
1500


Claudia Jean Clevenger

B. 1955-01-19, San José, Cal., USA
Aquatics - Swimming
1972 HP
Women's 200 m Breaststroke fourth 1600
1600


Jules Clévenot

B. 1875-06-07, Schirmeck, France; D. 1933-09-11
Aquatics - Swimming & Aquatics - Water Polo (1 bronze)
1900 HP
Men's 200 m Freestyle 7th 400
Men's 4000 m Freestyle dnf 0.016
Men's 200 m Team Race fourth 400
Men's Water Polo bronze 1040
1840.016

Olympic Competitor nr 1288


Alf Cleverley

B. 1907-09-18, Oamaru, New Zealand; D. 1992-08-02
Boxing
1928 HP
Men's Light-Heavyweight (-79.4 kg) R1 79.13
79.13


John Clewarth

B. 1948-01-15, Liverpool, England, Great Britain
Cycling - Road
1972 HP
Men's Road Race dnf -28.60
Men's 100 km Team Time Trial 13th 19.2
19.2


(John) Duncan Cleworth

B. 1957-04-20, Manchester, England, Great Britain
Aquatics - Swimming
1976 HP
Men's 400 m Individual Medley 22nd 0.6
0.6


Written 2000-11-28 - last modified 2022-07-30

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