Great Olympians

Biographies - HIG


Eduardo Higareda Usi

B. 1937-02-26, Ciudad de México, Mexico
Equestrianism - Eventing & Equestrianism - Jumping
1964 1968 1972 HP
Three-day Event, Individual 31st dnf 0.008002
Three-day Event, Team 9th sixth 200
Jumping, Individual 51st -6.80
Jumping, Team 15th 2.5
202.5080028


Shinkichi Higashiyama

B. 1908-07-08, Yokohama, Japan; D. 1999-05-06
Art Competitions
1936 HP
Painting - unknown event AC 3.724
3.724


Alphonse Higelin

B. 1897-04-26, Mulhouse, then in Germany, by 1920 back in France, represented France; D. 1981-06-21
Gymnastics (1 silver, 2 bronze)
1920 1924 HP
Men's Individual combined 34th -
Men's Team combined, European system bronze silver 1640
Vault 40th -
Parallel Bars 33rd -
Horizontal Bar bronze 640
Pommeled Horse 49th -
Sidehorse Vault 14th 4
Rings 31st -
Rope Climbing 35th -
2284


David Dillon Higgins

B. 1947-02-14, Worcester, Mass., USA
Rowing
1968 HP
Men's Eights sixth 320
320


Francis Higgins

Olympic Competitor nr 5750


(John) Herbert Higgins

B. 1916-05-08, Providence, RI, USA; D. 2004-08-01
Aquatics - Swimming
1936 HP
Men's 200 metres Breaststroke fourth 2400
2400


James Jeremiah "Jim" Higgins

B. 1936-03-09, Los Angeles, Cal., USA
Luge
1964 HP
Doubles dnf 12.5
12.5


(Francis) Peter Higgins

B. 1928-11-16, Stockton-on-Tees, England, Great Britain; D. 1993-09-08
Athletics - Track & Field (1 bronze)
1956 HP
Men's 400 metres SF:5th 130
Men's 4x400m Relay bronze 640
770


Reginald Higgins

B. 1877-03-31, London, England, Great Britain; D. 1933-02-11
Art Competitions
1928 HP
Painting, Drawings & Water Colours 4 works 151.88
151.88


Terence Langley "Terry" Higgins, Baron Higgins of Worthing

B. 1928-01-18, London, England, Great Britain
Athletics - Track & Field
1952 HP
Men's 400 metres QF:5th 2.29
Men's 4x400m Relay fifth 250
252.29


Jack Higginson

B. 1891-06-21, Preston, England, Great Britain; D. 1966-10-15
Athletics
1924 HP
Men's Triple Jump QU:13th 38.4
38.4


Godfrey Walter Higgs

B. 1907-09-28, Nassau, the Bahamas; D. 1986-05-26
Sailing
1952 HP
5.5 metres 15th 10
10


Montague Roscoe Higgs

B. 1939-01-27, represented the Bahamas
Sailing
1972 1976 1980 1984 HP
Two Person Keelboat (Star) 13th 10th 157
157


Graham Nathaniel Higham

B. 1928-01-24, Margate, Qld, Australia; D. 1998-12-19
Boxing
1948 HP
Men's Middleweight (-73 kg) R1 1.786
1.786


Arthur Raymond Highland

B. 1911-12-17, Aurora, Ill., USA; D. 1995-03-17
Aquatics - Swimming
1936 HP
Men's 100 metres Freestyle SF:8th 256
256


Jacob Alapaki "Jake" Highland

B. 1932-02-23, Honolulu, Haw., USA; D. 2015-11-23
Volleyball
1964 HP
Men's Team 9th 80
80


Gérard Higny

B. 1931-08-20, Liège, Belgium
Rowing
1960 1964 HP
Men's Double Sculls sixth 9th 1000
1000


Higuchi Kozo

B. 1956-04-23, Hiroshima, Japan
Aquatics - Swimming
1976 HP
Men's 100 m Freestyle 34th -2.16
0.0016


Higuchi Yutaka

B. 1949-09-20, Tokyo, Japan
Figure Skating
1968 1972 HP
Men's Singles 25th 16th 9.75
9.75


Hugo Higueras Ureta

represented Peru
Fencing
1948 HP
Foil, Individual R1:7th 0.00000066
0.00000066


Written 2012-03-29 - last modified 2022-06-07

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