Great Olympians

Biographies - EMM


Grigorios Emmanouil

B. 1912-09-12, represented Greece
Rowing
1948 1952 HP
Men's Coxed Pairs Rep:3rd Rep:3rd 226
Men's Coxed Fours Rep:2nd 10.88
236.88


Pavlos "Lakis" Emmanouilidis

B. 1929, Athina, Greece
Football
1952 HP
Men's Team QR 0.595
0.595


Miguel Emmanuelli

represented Puerto Rico
Shooting
1956 HP
Men's Rapid−Fire Pistol 14th 24
24


Max Emmerich

B. 1879-06-01, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States; D. 1956-06-29

Olympic Competitor nr 1791


Lionel Charles Renwick Emmett

B. 1913-01-08, Achalpur, Mah., British India; D. 1996-08-09
Hockey (1 gold)
1936 HP
Men's Team (gold) 800
800


Matthew Emmons

B. 1981-04-05, Mount Holly, NJ, USA
Shooting (1 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze)
2004 2008 2012 HP
Air Rifle 9th 160
Small-bore Rifle, Prone gold silver 10400
Small-bore Rifle, Combined 8th fourth bronze 5696
16256

Husband of Katerina Kurkova-Emmons.

In the Combined Rifle, he has a jinx on the last shot. In Athina, he was lying comfortably in first position, but he shot his last bullet into his neighbour's target. A zero made him drop to 8th. In Beijing and London, he again butched his last shots.


Written 2002-10-30 - last modified 2020-03-17

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