Great Olympians

Biographies - JAR


Fernando Jara Aninat

B. 1930-08-09, Valparaíso, Chile
Football
1952 HP
Men's Team QR 0.595
0.595


Irenio Jara Constanzo

B. 1929-12-13, from Lota, represented Chile
Football
1952 HP
Men's Team QR 0.595
0.595


Stanislav Jarábek

B. 1938-12-09, Suchá nad Parnou, Slovakia, represented Czechoslovakia
Football
1968 HP
Men's Team R1:3rd 45.5
45.5


Jozef Jarabinský

B. 1944-03-12, Jarabina, Slovakia, represented Czechoslovakia
Football
1968 HP
Men's Team R1:3rd 45.5
45.5


Alfonso Jaramillo Puerta

B. 1947-07-20, Ciudad Bolívar, Colombia
Football
1968 HP
Men's Team R1:3rd 45.5
45.5


Jorge Jaramillo

B. 1949-01-25, represented Colombia
Aquatics - Swimming
1972 1976 HP
Men's 1500 m Freestyle 33rd -2.26
Men's 100 m Butterfly 19th 1.6
Men's 200 m Butterfly 19th 13th 27.2
28.80256


Kurt Jarasinski

B. 1938-11-06, Elpersbüttel, S-H, Germany; D. 2005-10-27
Equestrianism - Jumping (1 gold)
1964 HP
Jumping, Individual 8th 320
Jumping, Team gold 1600
1920


Anne Elizabeth Jardin

B. 1959-07-26, Montréal, Québ., Canada
Aquatics - Swimming (2 bronze)
1976 HP
Women's 100 m Freestyle 10th 100
Women's 200 m Freestyle 14th 16
Women's 4 x 100 m Freestyle Relay bronze 640
Women's 4 x 100 m Medley Relay bronze 640
1396


Henri Jardin

Olympic Competitor nr 2899


Adrian Jardine

B. 1933-08-23, Salisbury, England, Great Britain
Sailing (1 bronze)
1964 1968 HP
5.5 metres Class 11th bronze 2624
2624


Charles Jardine

B. 1889-02-26, Inverell, NSW, Australia; D. 1942-10-06
Boxing
1924 HP
Men's Heavyweight (+79.4 kg) R2 89.06
89.06


William Francis Stuart "Frank" Jardine

B. 1904-03-20, Glasgow, Scotland, Great Britain; D. 1999-10-22
Ice Hockey
1948 HP
Men's Team fifth 500
500


J.A. Jardine

Olympic Competitor nr 1875

(*) team rosters not certainly known


Stuart Jardine

B. 1933-08-23, Salisbury, England, Great Britain
Sailing
1968 1972 HP
Two−Person Keelboat (Star) 10th 7th 625
625


Jardinier

Olympic Competitor nr 1096


Eduardo Jardón y Ron

B. 1914-10-03, Oviedo, Spain; D. 1987-05-20
Hockey
1948 HP
Men's team R1:4th 34
34


Fernando Jardón y Ron

B. 1916-08-16, Buenos Aires, Argentina, represented Spain
Hockey
1948 HP
Men's team R1:4th 34
34


Francisco Jardón y Ron

B. 1911-03-29, Madrid, Spain; D. 1988-03-19
Hockey
1948 HP
Men's team R1:4th 34
34


Martin Jære

B. 1920-01-09, Oppdal, Norway; D. 2015-12-18
Cross-Country Skiing
1948 HP
Men's 50 km 10th 100
100


Zbigniew Jaremski

B. 1949-06-19, Zabrze, Poland; D. 2011-01-03
Athletics - Track & Field (1 silver)
1972 1976 HP
Men's 400 metres SF:dns QF:6th 8.564
Men's 4x400 m Relay fifth silver 1250
1258.564


Zdeněk Jarkovský

B. 1918-10-03, Želiv, Czechia, represented Czechoslovakia; D. 1948-11-08
Ice Hockey (1 silver)
1948 HP
Men's Team silver 2000
2000

Died with six other players of the Czechoslovak national Ice Hockey team in the crash of plane in the English Channel.


Karin Jarl-Sakellarios

B. 1885-10-06, Wien, Austria; D. 1948-11-20
Art Competitions
1948 HP
Sculpture - unknown event ac 2.274
2.274


Viggo Jarl

B. 1879-11-28, København, Denmark; D. 1965-03-08
Art Competitions
1928 HP
Sculpture, Statues AC 40.08
40.08


Johan Jarlén

Olympic Competitor nr 3861


Ewald Jarmer

B. 1942-08-12, Rostiz (now Rozstání in Czechia), then part of Germany, represented West Germany
Boxing
1972 HP
Men's Middleweight (-75 kg) R16 79.13
79.13

A Sudeten German, expelled from Czechoslovakia after WWII.


Heikki Ailan Järn

B. 1941-09-23, Karkkila, Finland
Ice Hockey
1972 HP
Men's Team fifth 500
500


Ann-Sofie Maria Järnström

B. 1949-07-16, Kristinehamm, Sweden
Speed Skating
1972 1976 1980 HP
Women's 500 metres 15th 13th fourth 1635.6
Women's 1000 metres 19th 14th 8th 273.6
Women's 1500 metres 26th 0.064
1909.264


Jerzy Mieczysław Jarnuszkiewicz

B. 1919-02-27, Kalisz, Poland; D. 2005-07-14
Art Competitions
1948 HP
Painting - Applied Arts AC 2.873
2.873


Władysław Jarocki

B. 1879-06-06, Pidhaichyky (now in Ternopil, Ukraine), represented Poland; D. 1965-02-07
Art Competitions
1928 HP
Painting, Paintings 2 works 50.04
50.04


Abdullaj Jaroudi, Sr.

B. 1909, represented Lebanon
Shooting
1952 HP
Small−Bore Rifle, Prone 50th 0.000001
0.000001


Abdullah Jaroudi, Jr.

B. 1938-03-18, Beirut, Lebanon
Shooting
1960 HP
Men's Small−Bore Rifle,  Prone QU:64th -8.16
0.0000000016


Antony Jarrety

from Paris, represented France
Athletics
1920 HP
Men's 400 m Hurdles R1:dnf 2.4
2.4


Alberto Jarrín Jarramillo

B. 1901, represented Ecuador
Athletics
1924 HP
Men's 10000 m dnf 0.004
0.004


Nestori Järvelä

B. 1893-04-18, Sippola, Finland, then part of Russia; D. 1951-01-21
Athletics
1924 HP
Men's 3000 m Steeplechase R1:4th 102
102


Väinö Kalevi Järvenpää

B. 1933-09-25, Li, Finland
Boxing
1960 HP
Men's Lightweight (-60 kg) R2 1.02
1.02


Tyyne Järvi

Olympic Competitor nr 6138


Paul Jarvie

B. 1952-10-19, represented Australia
Aquatics - Swimming
1972 1976 HP
Men's 100 m Breaststroke 20th 14th 17
Men's 200 m Breaststroke 12th 22nd 40.4
Men's 4x100 m Medley Relay 9th sixth 200
257.4


Akkiles Järvinen

B. 1905-09-19, Jyväskylä, Finland; D. 1943-03-07
Track & Field - Decathlon (2 silver)
1928 1932 1936 HP
Decathlon silver silver dnf 12000.038
12000.038


Erkki Järvinen

B. 1904-10-15, Lahti, Finland, then part of Russia; D. 1991-06-09
Athletics - Track & Field
1928 HP
Men's Triple Jump sixth 960
960


Esko Järvinen

B. 1907-12-15, Lahti, Finland, then part of Russia; D. 1976-03-07
Ski Jumping & Nordic Combined
1928 HP
Men's Ski Jumping 22nd 0.6
Men's Nordic Combined fifth 1500
1500.6


(Jouko) Juhani Järvinen

B. 1935-05-09, Tuulos, Finland; D. 1984-05-31
Speed Skating
1956 1960 1964 HP
Men's 500 metres 9th 16th 19th 168
Men's 1500 metres fourth fifth 8th 2856
Men's 5000 metres 20th 15th 11
Men's 10000 metres 12th 8th 20th 297
3332


Kalle Järvinen

B. 1903-03-27, Jyväskylä, Finland, then part of Russia; D. 1941-08-25
Athletics
1932 HP
Men's Shot Put 9th 240
240


Matti Järvinen

B. 1909-02-18, Tampere, Finland; D. 1985-07-22
Track and Field (1 gold)
1932 1936 HP
Javelin Throw gold fifth 11100
11100


Ritva Kaarina Järvinen

B. 1932-08-02, Helsinki, Finland
Aquatics - Swimming
1952 HP
Women's 100 metres Freestyle R1:26th 0.04
Women's 400 metres Freestyle R1:31st 0.0064
Women's 4x100m Freestyle Relay R1:13th 6.4
6.4464


Venne "Verner" Järvinen

B. 1870-03-04, Finland; D. 1941-01-31
Athletics (1 gold, 2 bronze)
1906 1908 1912 HP
Discus Throw, Greek style gold bronze 6720
Discus Throw, freestyle bronze fourth 15th
10
3170
Discus Throw, two-handed 12th
Shot Put comp comp 190.6
Stone Throw comp 253.1
Javelin Throw fifth 1125
Javelin Throw, freestyle comp. 8.528
8260.1 3157.168 50 11467.268

Olympic Competitor nr 2818


Christine Anne Jarvis

B. 1949-12-21, from Bedford, England, represented Great Britain
Aquatics - Swimming
1972 1976 HP
Women's 100 m Breaststroke 13th 10th 125.6
Women's 200 m Breaststroke 20th 14th 17
142.6


Frank Washington Jarvis

B. 1878-08-31, California, Penn., USA; D. 1933-06-02
Athletics - Track and Field (1 gold)
1900 HP
Men's 100 metres gold 6400
Men's Triple Jump ac 224.1
Men's Standing Triple Jump ac 639
7263.1

Olympic Competitor nr 817


(William) Howard Jarvis

B. 1903-02-06, Liverpool, England, Great Britain; D. 1964-06-28
Art Competitions
1948 HP
Painting - Paintings AC 2.873
Painting - unknown event AC 2.873
5.746


John Arthur Jarvis

B. 1872-02-24, Leicester, England, Great Britain; D. 1933-05-09
Aquatics - Swimming & Aquatics - Water Polo (3 gold, 1 silver, 2 bronze)
1900 1904 1906 1908 HP
100 m Freestyle (gold) 0
Men's 400 m Freestyle bronze 1920
Men's 1000 m Freestyle gold 12518.75
Men's 1500 m Freestyle SF:3
Men's 1 mile Freestyle silver
Men's 4000 m Freestyle gold 6400
Men's 4x250 m Freestyle Relay bronze 480
Swimming 21318.75
Men's Water Polo gold 3200
24518.75

The 100 m event at Paris is not listed in all sources, but seems to have been a separate, official event (Information supplied by the IASF, according to the Hungarian authors) The event is notably completely absent in Mallon.

Olympic Competitor nr 1262


Anthony Andrew "Tony" Jarvis

B. 1945-03-03, Bournemouth, England, Great Britain
Aquatics - Swimming
1968 HP
Men's 100 metres Freestyle R1:33rd -2.26
Men's 200 metres Freestyle R1:41st -4.64
Men's 4x100 m Freestyle Relay fourth 400
Men's 4x200 m Freestyle Relay R1:10th 25
425.002624


Wally Jarvis

B. 1895-07-03, Evandale, SA, Australia; D. 1985-02-18
Rowing
1924 HP
Men's Eights Rep:3rd 320
320


Milan Jarý

B. 1952-04-30, Rokytnice nad Jizerou, Czechia, represented Czechoslovakia
Cross-Country Skiing
1976 HP
Men's 15 kilometres 39th -3.16
Men's 30 kilometres 26th 0.064
Men's 50 kilometres 14th 16
Men's 4x10 km Relay 10th 25
41.06416


Vladimír Jarý

B. 1947-01-02, Litvinov, Czechia, represented Czechoslovakia
Handball (1 silver)
1972 1976 HP
Men's Team silver 7th 2200
2200


Janusz "Jan" Jarzembowski

B. 1933-11-29, Poznań, Poland; D. 1961-06-14
Athletics - Track & Field
1956 1960 HP
Men's 100 metres QF:4th 14.5
Men's 200 metres R1:4th 0.00016
Men's 4x100m Relay sixth R1:dnf 160.68
175.18016


Written 2000-12-22 - last modified 2022-07-30

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