Great Olympians

Biographies - KIT


Kitahara Norihiko

B. 1954-12-11, Ina, Japan
Basketball
1976 HP
Men's Team 11th 32
32


Kitai Toshiaki

B. 1924-06-06, represented Japan; D. 1964-10-15
Equestrianism - Jumping
1952 HP
Jumping, Individual 45th 0.0000125
0.0000125


Kitajima Kosuke

B. 1982-09-22, Tokyo, Japan
Swimming (4 gold, 1 silver, 2 bronze)
2000 2004 2008 2012 HP
100 m Breast stroke fourth gold gold fifth 23100
200 m Breast stroke 17th gold gold 12804
4x100 m Medley Relay - bronze bronze silver 2508
38412


Elly Kitamireke

B. 1931-08-12, represented Uganda
Hockey
1972 HP
Men's Team 15th 5
5


Kitamoto Masamichi

B. 1909-06-16, Ito, Japan
Athletics
1932 HP
Men's 5000 metres R1:9th 4
Men's 10000 metres 9th 160
164


Kitamura Kuzuo

B. 1917-10-09, Kochi, Japan; D. 19996-06-06
Swimming (1 gold)
1932 HP
Men's 1500m Freestyle gold 6400
6400


Kitamura Mitsuharu

B. 1934-10-02, Mashike, Japan; D. 2006
Wrestling - Greco-Roman
1960 HP
Men's Lightweight (-67 kg) fifth 1500
1500


Kitamura Osamu

B. 1912-06-29, represented Japan
Rowing
1936 HP
Men's Eights Rep:2nd 136
136


Kitamura Seibo

B. 1884-12-16, Nagasaki, Japan; D. 1987-03-04
Art Competitions
1932 HP
Sculpture ac 5.34
5.34


Kitamura Tatsuo

B. 1940-01-10, Shinano, Japan
Cross-Country Skiing
1964 HP
Men's 15 kilometres 26th 0.064
Men's 30 kilometres 51st -6.64
Men's 4x10 kilometres Relay 10th 25
25.06400064


Kitamura Yasuo

B. 1932-10-14, represented Japan
Aquatics - Swimming
1952 HP
Men's 1500 metres Freestyle sixth 640
640


Kitani Teruhiko

B. 1945-10-10, Hiroshima, Japan
Aquatics - Swimming
1968 HP
Men's 4x100 m Freestyle Relay 8th 64
Men's 4x200 m Freestyle Relay R1:9th 40
104


Kitani Tokuo

B. 1909-02-15, Tokyo, Japan
Speed Skating
1932 HP
Men's 500 m R1:4th 68
Men's 1500 m R1:5th 17.2
Men's 5000 m R1:8th 2.56
Men's 10000 m R1:dnf 2.56
90.32


Kitano Yushu

B. 1930-04-14, Osaka, Japan; D. 2016-02-27
Freestyle Wrestling (1 silver)
1952 HP
Men's Flyweight (-52 kg) silver 6000
6000


Kitao Teruhiro

B. 1937-06-05, represented Japan
Fencing
1964 HP
Men's Sabre, Individual R2:8th 0.011
Men's Sabre, Team R1:3rd 22.75
22.761


Kitazawa Masatatsu

B. 1916-04-29, Tomakomai, Hokkaido, Japan
Ice Hockey
1936 HP
Men's Team R1:3rd 45.5
45.5


Walter Lawrence Kitchen

B. 1912-12-18, Toronto, Ont., Canada; D. 1988-07-18
Ice Hockey (1 silver)
1936 HP
Men's Team silver 2000
2000


Anthony Michael "Tony" Kitcher

B. 1941-03-18, represented Great Britain
Aquatics - Diving
1964 HP
Men's Platform 16th 6.4
6.4

Competed for England in the 1962 British Empire and Commonwealth Games.


Frederick Kitching

Olympic Competitor nr 4253


Harold Kitching

Olympic Competitor nr 4653


Jessie Kite

B. 1892-05-17, London, England, Great Britain; D. 1958-05-01
Gymnastics (1 bronze)
1928 HP
Women's Team Combined bronze 1280
1280


Pranee Kitipongpitaya

B. 1942-08-09, represented Thailand
Athletics - Track & Field
1964 HP
Women's Discus Throw QU:19th 2.4
2.4


Stoyan Kirilov Kitov

B. 1938-08-27, Sofia, Bulgaria
Football
1960 HP
Men's Team R1:2nd 287
287


Harald Austin "Harry" Kitson

B. 1874-06-17, South Africa; D. 1951-11-30
Tennis
1908 1912 HP
Men's Singles R2 silver 5000.6
Men's Doubles QF gold 5122.9
323.538 9800 10123.5

Olympic Competitor nr 3184


Ferdinand Kitt

B. 1887-11-22, Wien, Austria; D. 1961-02-05
Art Competitions
1928 1932 1936 HP
Painting, Paintings AC 25.02
Painting, unknown event AC 3.724
28.744


Theodor "Theo" Kitt

B. 1912-10-14, from M&uunl;chen, represented Germany
Bobsleigh
1952 HP
Men's Two 11th 80
80


Adolf Kittel

B. 1902-07-04, Gablonz an der Neiße, now Jablonec nad Nisou, Czechia, then part of Austria, represented Czechoslovakia
Athletics - Track & Field
1928 HP
Men's 800 m R1:4th 0.033
Men's 1500 m 8th 256
256.033

A Sudeten German, whom I class as German Nationals.


Wolfgang Kittel

B. 1899-11-11, Berlin, Germany; D. 1967-02-27
Ice Hockey
1928 HP
Men's Team Qu:3rd 86
86


Isaac Kitts

B. 1896-01-15, Oswego, NY, USA; D. 1953-04-01
Equestrianism - Dressage (1 bronze)
1932 1936 HP
Dressage, Individual sixth 25th 800.125
Dressage, Team bronze 9th 680
1480.125


Detlev Kittstein

B. 1944-02-24, Sprottau (now Szprotawa in Poland), represented West Germany; D. 1996-05-03
Hockey (1 gold)
1968 1972 HP
Men's Team (fourth) (gold) 1600
1600


J. Krishnaswamy "Krishna" Kittu

B. 1932, from Kolkata, represented India
Football
1956 HP
Men's Team fourth 800
800


Josef Kitzmüller

B. 1912-06-21, from Linz, represented Austria; D. 1979-05-14
Football (1 silver)
1936 HP
Men's Team (silver) 800
800


Written 2001-01-25 - last modified 2022-08-02

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