Great Olympians

Biographies - HIR


Koji Hirabayashi

B. 1942-01-05, represented Canada
Freestyle Wrestling
1964 HP
Men's Bantamweight (-57 kg) 13th 38.4
38.4


Hirai Kazumasa

B. 1949-11-21, Okayama, Japan
Weightlifting (1 bronze)
1976 HP
Men's Featherweight (-60 kg) bronze 3840
3840


Hiraki Kenjiro

B. 1940-02-17, Wakayama, Japan
Greco-Roman Wrestling
1964 1968 HP
Men's Middleweight (-87 kg) 12th 15th 75
75


Hiraki Ryuzo

B. 1931-10-07, Osaka, Japan; D. 2009-01-02
Football
1956 HP
Men's Team R1 54
54

He was also in the squad in 1964, but did not play.


Hirakida Koichi

B. 1938-05-07, Fukuoka, Japan
Aquatics - Swimming (1 bronze)
1960 HP
Men's 4x100 metres Medley Relay bronze 640
640


Bahwandi Hiralal

B. 1951-06-01, represented Malaysia
Football
1972 HP
Men's Team R1:3rd 45.5
45.5


Hirano Ayumu

B. 1998-11-29, Murakami, Japan
Snowboarding & Skateboarding (1 gold, 2 silver)
2014 2018 2021 2022 HP
Men's Halfpipe silver silver gold 27000
Men's Park 14th 24
27024


Hirano Susumu

B. 1910-04-23, represented Japan
Ice Hockey
1936 HP
Men's Team R1:3rd 45.5
45.5


Hirashima Eiko

B. 1950-10-07, represented Japan
Artistic Gymnastics
1972 HP
Women's Individual Combined 25th 0.10
WomMen's Team Combined 7th 100
100.1


Hirata Takashi

B. 1936-01-15, Tokyo, Japan
Wrestling - Greco-Roman
1960 HP
Men's Flyweight (-52 kg) fourth 2400
2400


Hirate Norio

B. 1948-12-08, Honbetsu, Hokk., Japan
Speed Skating
1972 1976 HP
Men's 500 metres 17th 16th 10.4
Men's 1000 metres 30th 0.01
10.41


Hirayama Koichiro

B. 1946-09-09, Kagoshima, Japan
Greco-Roman Wrestling (1 silver, 1 bronze)
1972 1976 HP
Men's Flyweight (-52 kg) silver bronze 9840
9840


Hirayama Nobuyasu

B. 1933-10-09, represented Japan
Aquatics - Swimming
1952 HP
Men's 200 metres Breaststroke fourth 2400
2400


Klaus Hirche

B. 1939-06-07, Weißwasser, Sachsen, Germany, represented East Germany
Ice Hockey
1968 HP
Men"s Team 8th 128
128


Fred Hird

Olympic Competitor nr 5291


Híres Ferenc

B. 1902-11-21, Budapest, Hungary; D. 1957-05-01
Football
1924 HP
Men's Football R2 26.38
26.38


Elfriede Hirnschall

B. 1945-02-16, Wien, Austria (then part of Germany)
Artistic Gymnastics
1960 HP
Women's Individual Combined 94th -14.16
Women's Team Combined 15th 2.5
2.5


Hirobayashi Aikoku

B. 1909-03-24, represented Japan
Boxing
1932 HP
Men's Welterweight (-66.7 kg) R1 79.13
79.13


Hirohashi Yurio

B. 1916-05-12, ishikawa, Japan; D. 1977-04
Athletics
1932 HP
Women's High Jump 8th 384
384


William Hirons

Olympic Competitor nr 4121


Hirose Hatsuko

competed in 1964 as

Kawai Hatsuko

B. 1937-02-09, represented Japan
Aquatics - Diving
1956 1960 1964 HP
Women's Springboard 16th 6.4
Women's Platform 11th 16th 70.4
76.8


Hirose Tetsuzo

B. 1939-12-28, Fukushima, Japan
Rowing
1960 HP
Men's Eights Rep:2nd 136
136


Hiroshima Kurao

B. 1928-12-05, Kokugo, Japan; D. 1996-05-11
Athletics - Track & Field
1956 1960 HP
Men's Marathon 33rd 31st 0.01344
0.01344


Hirozawa Takaharu

B. 1946-10-16, represented Japan
Sailing
1976 1980 1984 HP
One Person Dinghy (Finn) 21st 4.96
Three-person Keelboat (Soling) 17th
4.96


František Hirsch

B. 1878-12, Praha, Czechia, represented Bohemia; D. 1971
Cycling - Track
1900 HP
Men's Sprint R1:dnq -2.25
0.0025

Olympic Competitor nr 1527


Julius Hirsch

Olympic Competitor nr 5185


Konrad Hirsch

B. 1900-05-27, Eidskop, Norway, lived in Göteborg, represented Sweden; D. 1924-11-17
Football (1 bronze)
1924 HP
Men's Football bronze 1280
1280


Pierre Hirsch

from Paris, represented France
Tennis
1920 HP
Mixed Doubles R2 39.56
39.56


Wilhelm Fritz Hirsch

B. 1887-06-11, Wiesbaden, Hessen, Germany; D. 1957-11-16
Art Competitions
1936 HP
Architecture - unknown event AC 7.078
7.078


Hans-Jörg Hirschbühl

B. 1937-05-21, Zürich, Switzerland
Wrestling - Greco-Roman
1960 HP
Men's Welterweight (-73 kg) 8th 384
384


Marcel Hirscher

B. 1989-03-02, Hallen, Austria
Alpine Skiing (2 gold, 1 silver)
2010 2014 2018 HP
Combined gold 6400
Giant Slalom fourth fourth gold 12000
Slalom fifth silver dnf 5000
23400


Emil Hirschfeld

B. 1903-07-31, Danzig, then part of Germany, later Gdańsk in Poland, represented Germany; D. 1968-02-23
Athletics - Track & Field (1 bronze)
1928 1932 HP
Men's Shot Put bronze fourth 6240
Men's Discus Throw 14th 24
6264


Egbert Hirschfelder

B. 1942-07-13, Berlin, Germany, represented West Germany in 1968
Rowing (2 gold)
1964 1968 HP
Men's Coxed Fours gold 8000
Men's Eights gold
8000


Nikolaus Hirschl

B. 1908-03-20, Wien, Austria; D. 1991-10-10
Freestyle Wrestling & Greco-Roman Wrestling (2 bronze)
1932 HP
FR Men's Heavyweight (+87  kg) bronze 3840
GR Men's Heavyweight (+87  kg) bronze 3840
7680


Dorothy Ann "Dee" Hirschland

B. 1928-02-04, Falmouth, Mass., USA; D. 1986-08-20
Luge
1964 HP
Women's Singles dnf 6
6


Jobst Hirscht

B. 1948-07-19, Schleswig, S-H, Germany, represented West Germany
Athletics - Track & Field (1 bronze)
1972 HP
Men's 100 metres sixth 640
Men's 4x100 m Relay bronze 640
1280


Irene Hirst

B. 1930-07-11, North Bierley, England, Great Britain
Gymnastics (Artistic) & Rhytmic Gymnastics
1948 1952 HP
Women's Individual All-Around 115th -
Women's Team All-Around 9th 16th 81.6
Women's Floor Exercise 125th -
Women's Horse Vault 74th -
Women's Uneven Bars 110th -
Women's Balance Beam 125th -
Women's Team with Portable Apparatus 15th 2.5
84.1


Malcolm Hirst

B. 1945-06-13, represented Great Britain
Biathlon
1972 1976 HP
Men's 20 km 53rd 36th 0.00080032
Men's 4x7.5 km Relay 11th 13th 22.4
22.40080032


Mary Patricia "Pat" Hirst

B. 1918-11-18, Leeds, England, Great Britain
Gymnastics (Artistic) & Rhytmic Gymnastics
1948 1952 1956 HP
Women's Individual All-Around 89th 60th -
Women's Team All-Around 9th 16th 81.6
Women's Floor Exercise 97th 63rd -
Women's Horse Vault 54th 40th -
Women's Uneven Bars 84th 58th -
Women's Balance Beam 115th 60th -
Women's Team with Portable Apparatus 15th 2.5
84.1


Arnold Hirtz

B. 1910-09-02, from Zürich, represented Switzerland
Ice Hockey
1936 HP
Men's Team R1:4th 8.6
8.6


Aatos Martin Hirvisalo

B. 1915-12-17, Helsinki, Finland; D. 1992-08-18
Sailing
1948 HP
Three−Person Keelboat (Dragon) sixth 640
640


Heikki Hirvonen

B. 1895-02-08, Rääkkylä, Finland, then part of Russia; D. 1973-08-19
Biathlon (1 silver)
1924 HP
Men's Military Ski Patrol silver 3000
3000


Olavi Ensio Hirvonen

B. 1930-12-26, Montréal, Canada, represented the USA
Cross-Country Skiing
1960 HP
Men's 15 kilometres 48th 0.00000256
Men's 50 kilometres 26th 0.064
0.06400256

Born in Canada, but his parents returned to Finland and he learned to ski there. In 1949 the family settled in the US.


Raimo Olavi Hirvonen

B. 1950-01-17, Helsinki, Finland
Greco-Roman Wrestling
1972 HP
Men's Light-Flyweight (-48 kg) fourth 2400
2400


Peter Hirzel

B. 1939-07-15, Zürich, Switzerland
Cycling - Track
1960 HP
Men's Tandem RepSF 102.5
102.5


Written 2001-01-17 - last modified 2022-12-25

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