Great Olympians

Biographies - HES


Claus Gert Heß

B. 1933-06-23, Düsseldorf, N-W, Germany; D. 2018-04-02
Rowing
1956 HP
Men's Coxless Pairs SF:3rd 1025
1025


Hans Heß

B. 1902, from Garmisch-Partenkirchen, represented Germany
Bobsleigh (1 bronze)
1928 HP
Men's Four/Five bronze 1920
1920


Heinrich Heß

B. 1928-02-27, Saarbrücken, Saarland, Germany, represented Saarland; D. 1993-08-18
Canoeing - Flatwater Kayak
1952 HP
Men's Kayak Doubles 1000m SF:4th 51
Men's Kayak Doubles 10000m 12th 30
81


Günter Heßelmann

B. 1925-08-03, Dinslake, N-W, Germany; D. 2010-09-12
Athletics - Track & Field
1952 HP
Men's 3000m Steeplechase sixth 960
960


Geoffrey "Geoff" Heskett

B. 1929-08-03, Melbourne, Vict., Australia
Basketball
1956 HP
Men's Team 12th 20
20


Gerd Heßler

B. 1948-09-13, Tannenbergsthal, Sachsen, Germany, represented East Germany
Cross Country Skiing
1972 1976 HP
Men's 15 kilometres 25th 28th 0.1256
Men's 30 kilometres 18th 2.56
Men's 50 kilometres 28th 0.0256
Men's 4x10 km Relay sixth dnf 161.6
164.3112


Robert William "Bob" Hess

B. 1910-11-10, Cresco, Iowa, USA; D. 1998-03-16
Freestyle Wrestling
1932 HP
Men's Middleweight (-79  kg) fourth 2400
2400


Erich Hess

B. 1947-06-20, Mannheim, B-W, Germany, represented West Germany
Artistic Gymnastics
1968 HP
Men's Individual All-Round 60th -7.10
Men's Team All-Round 8th 64
64.00000001


Felix Hess

B. 1878-06-20, Amsterdan, the Netherlands; D. 1943-04-09
Art Competitions
1928 HP
Painting, Drawings & Water Colours AC 37.97
37.97


Margrit Hess

B. 1947-05-23, Zürich, Switzerland
Athletics - Track & Field
1972 HP
Women's 1500 metres R1:28th 0.0256
0.0256


Max Hess

B. 1877-12-29, Coburg, Bayern, Germany , moved to the US in 1897

Olympic Competitor nr 1741


Peter Hess

B. 1946-05-16, Köln, N-W, Germany, represented West Germany
Boxing
1972 HP
Men's Lightweight (-60 kg) R16 79.13
79.13


Salman Hessam

B. 1947-11-30, represented Iran
Athletics - Track and Field
1976 HP
Men's Discus Throw QU:28th 0.0384
0.0384


Arno Hesse

Olympic Competitor nr 3411


D. Hesse

represented France
Shooting
1948 HP
Men's Rapid−fire Pistol 33rd 0.00384
0.00384


John Michael "Mike" Hessel

B. 1942-12-06, Portland, Oreg., USA
Luge
1964 1968 HP
Men's Singles 22nd 30th 0.615
Doubles dnf 12.5
13.115


David Hesser

Olympic Competitor nr 2137


John Hessian

Olympic Competitor nr 3292


Lutz Heßlich

B. 1959-01-17, Ortrand, Brandenburg, then East Germany
Cycking - Track (2 gold)
1980 1988 HP
Sprint gold gold 28800
28800

He was prevented from winning three golds by the East German boycott of the Los Angeles Games.


Mikael Hestdahl

Olympic Competitor nr 5582


Buck Hester

B. 1902-08-20, Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Athletics
1924 1928 HP
Men's 100 m SF:6th QF:4th 52.676
Men's 200 m QF:4th R1:dnf 0.676
Men's 4 x 100 m Relay SF:3rd FI:dnf 228
281.352


Bep Hesterman

B. 1902-09-17, Amsterdam, the Netherlands; D. 1982-07-17
Aquatics - Diving
1928 HP
Women's Springboard 10th 100
100


Jan Hesterman

B. 1893-03-18, Amsterdam, the Netherlands; D. 1963-12-16
Boxing
1920 HP
Middleweight (-72.6 kg) R2 79.13
79.13


Willem Hesterman

B. 1897-11-26, Amsterdam, the Netherlands; D. 1971-12-02
Boxing
1920 HP
Men's Featherweight (-57.2 kg) R2 79.13
79.13


Hesz Mihály

B. 1943-12-15, Nógrád, Hungary
Kayak - Sprint (1 gold, 1 silver)
1964 1968 HP
K1 1000 m silver gold 10400
10400


Written 2001-01-17 - last modified 2022-07-18

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