Great Olympians

Biographies - DAW


Baban Dharamji Daware

B. 1931, represented India
Wrestling - Freestyle
1956 HP
Men's Flyweight (-52 kg) 7th 600
600


William "Billy" Dawe

B. 1924-06-08, Cochrane, Alb., Canada; D. 2013-05-20
Ice Hockey (1 gold)
1952 HP
Men's Team gold 3200
3200


John Gregory Dawe

B. 1928-01-14, represented Australia; D. 2013-08-26
Sailing
1964 HP
Two−Person Heavyweight Dinghy (Flying Dutchman) 14th 20
20


Eva Dawes

B. 1912-09-17, Toronto, Ont., Canada; D. 2009-05-30
Athletics(1 bronze)
1932 HP
Women's High Jump bronze 3840
3840


Kenneth George Dawes

B. 1947-01-17, London, England, Great Britain
Freestyle Wrestling
1972 1976 HP
Men's Featherweight (-62 kg) 22nd 15th 15.6
15.6


William Lancelot "Slotty" Dawes

B. 1904-03-16, Faversham, England, Great Britain; D. 1985-12
Sailing
1960 HP
Two Person Heavyweight Dinghy (Flying Dutchman) 7th 500
500


Dawla Vanlal

B. 1947-01-15, represented Burma (now Myanmar)
Boxing
1972 HP
Men's Flyweight (-51 kg) R1 1.088
1.088


David Dawnay

B. 1903-07-10, London, England, Great Britain; D. 1971-10-03
Polo (1 silver)
1936 HP
Men's Team silver 2000
2000


Harry Ronald "Ron" Daws

B. 1937-06-21, Minneapolis, Minn., USA; D. 1992-07-28
Athletics
1968 HP
Men's Marathon 22nd 0.6
0.6


Edward John "Ed" Dawson

B. 1907-10-10, Alford, England, Great Britain, lived in Windsor, represented Canada; D. 1968-10-24
Basketball (1 silver)
1936 HP
Men's Team (silver) 128
128


Glen Dawson

B. 1906-08-01, Tulsa, Okl., USA; D. 1968-01-19
Athletics
1932 1936 HP
Men's 3000 metres Steeplechase sixth 8th 1344
1344


Peter Bruce William Dawson

B. 1957-04-02, represented Australia
Aquatics - Swimming
1976 HP
Men's 200 m Freestyle 18th 2.56
Men's 400 m Individual Medley 10th 150
Men's 4 x 200 m Freestyle Relay 9th 40
192.56


Thomas Bryce Dawson

B. 1942-02-15, Falkirk, Scotland, Great Britain
Speed Skating
1964 HP
Men's 500 metres 44th -4.16
Men's 1500 metres 49th -5.16
0.0000176


Horace Dawswell

B. 1896, London, England, Great Britain; D. 1966
Gymnastics
1920 HP
Men's Team combined, European system fifth 250
250


Written 2016-12-25 - last modified 2022-06-07

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