Great Olympians

Biographies - KHA


Boris Aleksandrovich Khabarov

B. 1934-05-13, represented the Soviet Union
Sailing
1972 HP
Three Person Keelboat (Dragon) 14th 16
16


Leri Khabelovi

B. 1964-07-15, Tbilisi, Georgia, represented the Soviet Union in 1988, the Unified team in 1992 and Russia in 1996
Freestyle Wrestling (1 gold, 1 silver)
1988 1992 1996 HP
Men's Heavyweight (-100 kg) silver gold 14th 15624
15624


Muzakhid Mahiyanovich Khabibulin

B. 1933-09-02, Perm, Russia, represented the Soviet Union
Speed Skating
1964 HP
Men's 5000 metres 10th 100
100


Ravil Nezamovich Khabutdinov

B. 1928-12-15, Kemerovo, Russia, represented the Soviet Union; D. 1997-11-01
Weightlifting (1 silver)
1956 HP
Men's Lightweight (-67.5 kg) silver 6000
6000


Makharbek Khadartsev

B. 1965-10-02, Suadag, Northern Ossetia-Alania, Russia, then in the Soviet Union. He represented Russia in 1996 and Uzbekistan in 2000
Freestyle Wrestling (2 gold, 1 silver)
1988 1992 1996 2000 HP
Light heavyweight (-90 kg) gold gold silver 14th 37836
37836


Amir Reza Khadem Azgadhi

B. 1970-01-10, Mashhad, Iran
Freestyle Wrestling (2 bronze)
1988 1992 1996 2000 HP
Men's Lightweight (-68 kg) 9th 11352
Men's Welterweight (-74 kg) bronze
Men's Middleweight (-82 kg) bronze
Men's Light−Heavyweight (-85 kg) fourth
11352


Rasoul Khadem Azgadhi

B. 1972-03-18, Mashhad, Iran
Freestyle Wrestling (1 gold, 1 bronze)
1992 1996 HP
Middleweight (-82 kg) bronze 13440
Light-Heavyweight (-90 kg) gold
13440


Artem Khadjibekov

Russia
Shooting (1 gold, 1 silver)
1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 HP
Air Rifle gold silver 24th 10400.16
Small-bore Rifle, Prone 22nd sixth 9th 13th 12th 866
Small-bore Rifle, Combined 15th fourth fifth 14th 16th 2635.6
13901.76


Rashid Khadr

B. 1928, represented Egypt
Athletics
1948 HP
Men's 800 m R1:7th 0.00031
0.00031


Mohamed Khadry

represented Egypt
Aquatics - Water Polo
1948 HP
Men's Team 7th 200
200


Khaidavyn Altankhuyag

B. 1946-10-16, represented Mongolia
Boxing
1972 1976 HP
Men's Lightweight (-60 kg) R16 R1 84.744
84.744


Ahmed Abbas Khairy

represented Egypt
Athletics
1920 HP
Men's 100 m R1:4th 0.00009
Men's 200 m R1:4th 0.00013
Men's 400 m R1:4th 0.0024
0.00262


(Mohamed) Hussain Khairy

B. 1919, represented Egypt
Equestrianism - Jumping
1952 HP
Jumping, Individual 12th 50
Jumping, Team 12th 10
60


Faiz Mohammad Khakshar

B. 1942-08-06, Kabul, Afghanistan
Wrestling - Freestyle
1960 1964 HP
Men's Flyweight (-52 kg) 13th 16th 48
48


Ahmed Khalaf Khalaf Ali

represented Egypt
Gymnastics
1948 HP
Men's Individual All-Around 88th -
Men's Team All-Around 13th 6.4
Men's Floor Exercise 101st -
Men's Horse Vault 83rd -
Men's Parallel Bars 79th -
Men's Horizontal Bar 84th -
Men's Rings 94th -
Men's Pommeled Horse 92nd -
6.4


Nikolaos Khalas

Olympic Competitor nr 2713


Evangelos Khaldeos

Olympic Competitor nr 2714


(Mohamed) Essam Khaled

B. 1951-01-11, represented Egypt
Basketball
1972 1976 HP
Men's Team 16th 12th 23.2
23.2


Nouba Khaled

B. 1905-12-11, represented France
Athletics - Track and Field
1936 HP
Men's Marathon 12th 60
60

Judging by his name, quite probably an Algerian, but I won't give him another nationality than the French one without additional information.


(Mohamed) Abdel Aziz Khalifa

B. 1925, represented Egypt
Aquatics - Swimming & Aquatics - Water Polo
1948 1952 1956 1960 HP
Men's 4x200 m Freestyle Relay R1:12th 10
Men's Water Polo 7th (R2:3rd) R1:3rd 252.75
262.75


Mohamed (Souai) Asswai Khalifa

B. 1944, Al-Zawiyah, Lybia
Athletics
1968 HP
Men's 400 m Hurdles R1:8th 0.031
0.031


Salem Khalifa

B. 1955-03-19, represented Saudi Arabia
Athletics - Track and Field
1976 HP
Men's 4x100 m Relay R1:20th 0.25
0.25


Mohamed Khalil

B. 1939-03-05, represented the UAR (Egypt)
Aquatics - Water Polo
1964 HP
Men's Team R1:3rd 45.5
45.5


Abdul Khaliq

B. 1933-03-23, Jand, British India (now Pakistan), represented Pakistan; D. 1988-03-10
Athletics - Track & Field
1956 1960 HP
Men's 100 metres SF:4th R1:7th 328.000000037
Men's 200 metres SF:4th R1:6th 328.000000016
Men's 4x100m Relay SF:5th SF:6th 45.5
701.500000053


Georgios Khalkiopoulos

B. 1901, represented Greece
Water Polo
1924 HP
Men's Water Polo R1 28.7
28.7


Alexandros Khalkokondylis

B. 1880, Athina, Greece
Athletics - Track & Field
1896 HP
Men's 100 metres fifth 1000
Men's Long Jump fourth 2400
3400

Olympic Competitor nr 14


Mohamed Khalladi

B. 1942-03-23, represented Tunisia
Handball
1972 HP
Men's Team 16th 3.2
3.2


Abdel Hady Khallaf Allah

B. 1946-03-05, Al-Qahira, Egypt
Boxing
1968 1972 HP
Men's Featherweight (-57 kg) QF 861.0019
Men's Lightweight (-60 kg) R1
861.0019


Rabah Khaloufi

B. 1943-01-17, Algiers, Algeria (then French), represented France; D. 2014-05-19
Boxing
1972 HP
Men's Flyweight (-51 kg) PrR -2.29
0.0029

He had moved to France aged three.


Amir Jan Khalunder

B. 1924-11-20, Kabul, Afghanistan
Wrestling - Freestyle
1960 HP
Men's Lightweight (-57 kg) 24th 0.24
0.24


Argos Khalykiopoulos

Olympic Competitor nr 2715


Abbas Khamis

B. 1933-03-20, Al-Qahira, Egypt, represented the United Arab Republic
Rowing
1960 1964 HP
Men's Eights Rep:3rd Rep:4th 44.4
44.4


Abdel Hamid Khamis

B. 1944-08-05, Al-Iskanderiya, Egypt
Athletics - Track & Field
1972 HP
Men's 10000 metres R1:41st -4.64
0.000064


Abdul Ghafoor Khan

B. 1920, Faisalabad, Pakistan, then part of British India
Hockey
1948 HP
Men's team fourth 800
800


Abdul Qayyum Khan

B. 1922-11, Delhi, then and now in India, represented Pakistan
Hockey
1948 HP
Men's team fourth 800
800

He was also on the team in 1952, but did not play.


Abdul Waheed Khan

B. 1936-11-30, Rajpur, MP, British India, represented Pakistan
Hockey (1 gold)
1960 HP
Men's Team gold 3200
3200


Abdullah Khan

B. 1933, represented Pakistan
Athletics - Track & Field
1956 HP
Men's 400 metres QF:dns 0.364
Men's 800 metres R1:5th 0.311
0.675


Ahmed Muhammad Khan

B. 1926-12-24, from Mysore, Karn., represented India; D. 2017-08-27
Football
1948 1952 HP
Men's Team R1 R1 26.975
26.975


Ahmed Sher Khan

B. 1912-11-01, from Bhopal, represented British India; D. 1967-03-13
Hockey (1 gold)
1936 HP
Men's Team (gold) 800
800

He is listed as playing for Manavdar, I believe this is the city now called Manavadar in Gujarat, India.


Ahsan Muhammad Khan

B. 1916-04-07, from Bhopal, represented British India
Hockey (1 gold)
1936 HP
Men's Team (gold) 800
800


Anar Khan

B. 1939-10-04, represented Pakistan
Athletics - Track & Field
1964 HP
Men's 800 metres R1:8th -4.11
Men's 1500 metres R1:37th -3.40
0.000411


Anwar Ahmed Khan

B. 1933-09-24, Bhopal, MP, British India, represented Pakistan; D. 2014-05-02
Hockey (1 gold, 2 silver)
1956 1960 1964 HP
Men's Team silver gold silver 9000
9000


Asghar Ali Khan

B. 1926-02-26, represented Pakistan
Hockey
1952 HP
Men's Team fourth 800
800


Aslam Sher Khan

B. 1953-08-15, Bhopal, MP, India
Hockey
1976 HP
Men's Team 7th 200
200

He was also on the team in 1972, but did not play.


Farid Khan

B. 1936-02-18, represented Hong Kong
Hockey
1964 HP
Men's Team R1:8th 5
5


Feroze Khan

B. 1904-09-09, Punjab, India, represented British India; D. 2005-04-20, Pakistan
Hockey (1 gold)
1928 HP
Men's Team (gold) 2000
2000

He died in Pakistan so should be awarded that nationality.


Haider Khan

B. 1932-11-30, Dalwala Mela, British India, now Pakistan
Athletics - Track & Field
1960 HP
Men's Shot Put QU:18th 3.84
Men's Discus Throw QU:33rd 0.00384
3.84384


Hanif Khan

B. 1959-07-05, Karachi, Pakistan
Hockey (1 gold, 1 bronze)
1976 1980 1984 HP
Men's Team bronze gold 5600
5600


Jalal Khan

B. 1927-08-13, represented Pakistan
Athletics - Track & Field
1952 1956 HP
Men's Javelin Throw QU:24th QU:17th 6.24
6.24


Lawrence G. "Laurie" Khan

B. 1943-06-14, represented Jamaica
Athletics - Track & Field
1964 HP
Men's 400 metres SF:6th 52
Men's 4x400 metres Relay fourth 400
452


Mazhar-Ul-Haque Khan

B. 1923-02-23, Bareilly, UP, India, represented Pakistan; D. 1997-02-15
Athletics
1948 HP
Men's 110 m Hurdles R1:5th 0.086
0.086


Mirza Khan

B. 1924-12-15, represented Pakistan
Athletics - Track & Field
1952 HP
Men's 400m Hurdles R1:4th 0.05
Men's 4x400m Relay R1:6th 1.3
1.35


Mohammad Mohammad Khan

B. 1911-05-01, represented Afghanistan
Athletics - Track and Field
1936 HP
Men's 100 metres R1:5th 0.0000000057
Men's Long Jump nm 0.605
0.6050000057


Mohsin Nazar Khan

B. 1928-01-01, represented Pakistan
Athletics
1948 HP
Men's 400 m Hurdles R1:4th 1.014
1.014


Muhammad Khan (1)

B. 1928-07-04, from Karachi, represented Pakistan; D. 2013-03-18
Boxing
1952 HP
Men's Middleweight (-75 kg) R2 79.13
79.13


Muhammad Khan (2)

B. 1934-08-14, Khairpur, British India, now Pakistan
Athletics - Track & Field
1960 HP
Men's Triple Jump QU:34th 0.0024
0.0024


(Muhammad) Niaz Khan

B. 1917-08-21, Jalandhar, then and now in India, represented Pakistan
Hockey
1948 1952 HP
Men's team fourth fourth 1600
1600


Nazar Muhammad Khan Malik

represented Pakistan
Athletics
1948 HP
Men's Shot Put QU:nm 1.5
Men's Discus Throw QU:26th 0.096
1.596


Samiullah (Khan)

B. 1951-09-06, Bahawalpur, Pakistan
Hockey (1 bronze)
1976 HP
Men's Team bronze 1280
1280


(Mehboob) Shamsher Khan

B. 1931, Kathepalle, AP, (British) India; D. 2017-10-15
Aquatics - Swimming
1956 HP
Men's 200 metres Breaststroke QU:5th 15
Men's 200 metres Butterfly QU:6th 2.4
17.4


(Mohammed) Youssef Khan

B. 1937-08-05, Hyderabad, AP, India; D. 2006-07-01
Football
1960 HP
Men's Team R1:4th 7.25
7.25


Alexandros Kharalambopoulos

Olympic Competitor nr 2509

In Mallon's book he is listed as being from Constantinople, and on the MADmen website he is listed as from Heraklis, a well-known club in Constantinople.


Boris Kharalampiev

B. 1908-02-08, represented Bulgaria
Athletics - Track and Field
1936 HP
Men's Marathon 36th 0.00096
0.00096


Pavel Kharin

B. 1927-11-12, St. Petersburg, Russia, represented the Soviet Union
Canoeing - flatwater Canadian (1 gold, 1 silver)
1952 1956 HP
C2 10000 m gold 8000
C2 1000 m silver 5000
C1 10000 m 10th 150
13150

Twice together with Gratsian Botev.


Nikolay Kharkov

Olympic Competitor nr 6239


Valery Borisovich Kharlamov

B. 1948-01-14, Moskva, Russia, represented the Soviet Union; D. 1981-08-27
Ice Hockey (2 gold, 1 silver)
1972 1976 1980 HP
Men's Team gold gold silver 12600
12600


Abdul Ahad Kharot

B. 1926, from Kabul, represented Afghanistan
Football
1948 HP
Men's Team PrelR 1.64
1.64


Mohammad Anwar Kharot

represented Afghanistan
Football
1948 HP
Men's Team PrelR 1.64
1.64


Ramaz Kharshiladze

B. 1951-01-16, Natsargora, Georgia, represented the Soviet Union
Judo (1 silver)
1976 HP
Men's Half-Heavyweight (-93 kg) silver 6000
6000


Ibragim Rizoyevich Khasanov

B. 1937-11-04, Dushanbe, Tajikistan, represented the Soviet Union; D. 2010-03-02
Canoeing - Kayak Sprint
1960 1964 HP
Men's Kayak Singles 1000 metres fourth 1600
Men's Kayak Doubles 1000 metres 7th 300
1900

From 1992 to 1995 he was president of the National Olympic Committee of Tajikistan.


Georgios Khasapis

Olympic Competitor nr 2716


Elvira Khasyanova

B. 1981-03-28, Moskva, Russia, then in the Soviet Union
Synchronized Swimming (3 gold)
2004 2008 2012 HP
Team gold gold gold 19200
19200


Mounzer Khatib

B. 1936-04-04, represented Syria
Shooting
1972 HP
Trap 47th -5.60
0.000006


Jit Bahadur Khatri Chhetri

B. 1947, represented Nepal
Athletics - Track & Field
1972 HP
Men's Marathon dnf -10.24
-10.24


Georgios Khatziandreou

B. 1899, from Piraeus, represented Greece
Football
1920 HP
Men's Team R1 33.8
33.8


Khatzidakis

represented Greece
Shooting
1896 HP
Men's Free Rifle ac 132.7
132.7

Olympic Competitor nr 211


Nikolaos "Nikos" Khatzigiakoumis

B. 1930, Rhodos, Greece
Rowing
1956 HP
Men's Single Sculls Rep:2nd 195
195


Georgios Khatziioannidis

B. 1951-02-22 in the Soviet Union, represented Greece
Freestyle Wrestling (1 bronze)
1972 1976 1980 HP
Men's Bantamweight (-57 kg) 17th 7th 4446
Men's Featherweight (-62 kg) bronze
4446


Panagiotis Khatzikyriakakis

represented Greece
Aquatics - Swimming
1948 HP
Men's 100 metres Freestyle R1:40th 0.0001
0.0001


Ilias Khatzipavlis

B. 1949-05-24, Peiraias, Greece
Sailing (1 silver)
1972 1976 1980 1984 1988 HP
One Person Dinghy (Finn) silver 10th 7700
Two Person Keelboat (Star) sixth 12th
7700


Ioannis Khatzisarantos

B. 1948-01-21, represented Greece
Fencing
1972 HP
Men's Sabre, Individual R1:5th -3.15
0.00015


Panagiotis Khatzistathis

B. 1952-05-02, Akhna, Cyprus, represented Greece
Athletics - Track and Field
1976 HP
Men's Long Jump QU:27th 0.06
0.06


Moihuddin Khawja

B. 1929-07-15, represented Pakistan
Shooting
1964 HP
Men's Single Trap 51st -6.96
0.00000096


Jean Khayat

B. 1942-05-03, Tunis, Tunisia
Fencing
1960 HP
Men's Foil, Individual R1:7th -10.19
Men's Sabre, Individual R1:6th -8.31
0.000000003119


Spyridon P. "Spyros" Khazapis

B. 1872, Andros, Greece
Aquatics - Swimming (1 silver)
1896 HP
100 m for Sailors silver 6000
6000

Olympic Competitor nr 228


Written 2002-10-30 - last modified 2022-11-07

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