Great Olympians

Biographies - KRI


Max Kricheldorf

Olympic Competitor nr 3094


Frank Joseph Krick

B. 1910-06-30, Philadelphia, Penn., USA; D. 1982-05-05
Canoeing - Flatwater Canadian
1952 1956 HP
Men's Canadian Doubles 1000m 7th 500
Men's Canadian Doubles 10000m fifth 10th 1375
1875


Peter Krick

B. 1944-01-31, Friedberg, Hessen, Germany, represented West Germany
Figure Skating
1968 HP
Men's Singles 12th 60
60


Jaroslav Křička

B. 1882-08-27, Kelč, Czechia, then part of Austria, represented Czechoslovakia; D. 1969-01-23
Art Competitions (1 bronze)
1932 1936 HP
Music - Compositions for Orchestra ac bronze & 1 AC 2846
2846


Dietrich "Dieter" Krickow

B. 1936-07-08, Berlin, Germany
Modern Pentathlon
1960 HP
Men's Individual 48th -5.32
Men's Team 16th 1.6
1.6000032


Josef "Sepp" Kriechbaum

B. 1949-04-26, Zell am See, Austria
Ice Hockey
1976 HP
Men's Team 8th 128
128


Steffen Kriechbaum

B. 1947-01-03, Chemnitz, Germany, represented Austria
Aquatics - Swimming
1972 1976 HP
Men's 100 m Breaststroke 27th 23rd 0.296
Men's 200 m Breaststroke 17th 17th 8
8.296


Lothar Michael Krieg

B. 1955-12-10, Darmstadt, Hessen, Germany, represented West Germany
Athletics - Track and Field (1 bronze)
1976 HP
Men's 4x400 m Relay bronze 640
640


Jan Kriege

B. 1884-05-15, Woerden, Utrecht; D. 1944-08-03
Art Competitions
1928 HP
Sculpture, Statues AC 40.08
40.08


Byron Lester Krieger

B. 1920-07-20, Detroit, Mich., USA; D. 2015-11-09
Fencing
1952 1960 HP
Foil, individual R1:8th 0.011
Foil, Team QF:3rd fourth 468
468.011


Franz Krienbühl

B. 1929-03-24, Baar, Switzerland; D. 2002-04-13
Speed Skating
1968 1972 1976 HP
Men's 1500 metres 48th 27th 0.04000256
Men's 5000 metres 34th 17th 4.00016
Men's 10000 metres 8th 256
260.04016256


Annette Krier

B. 1937-08-10, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Gymnastics
1956 HP
Women's Individual combined 59th -7.16
Women's Floor Exercise 39th -4.40
Women's Horse Vault 60th -8.25
Women's Uneven Bars 55th -7.25
Women's Balance Beam 59th -8.40
0.0000400475


Alberts Krievs

B. 1902-09-08, represented Latvia
Greco-Roman Wrestling
1924 HP
Men's Bantamweight (-58 kg) R2 1.259
1.259


William Krigsman

Olympic Competitor nr 5518


Cornelis "Kees" Krijgh

B. 1921-08-20, 's-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands; D. 2007-06-15
Football
1948 HP
Men's Team R1 26.38
26.38


Anton Krijgsman

B. 1898-05-05, Den Haag, the Netherlands; D. 1974-05-01
Cycling - Track
1920 HP
Men's 50 km dnf 0.0096
0.0096


Aigars Kriķis

B. 1954-08-28, Rīga, Latvia, represented the Soviet Union; D. 1999-02-15
Luge
1976 1980 HP
Men's Singles 13th 38.4
Doubles 8th 10th 445
483.4


Anatoli Krikun

B. 1948-03-24, Tartu, Estonia, represented the Soviet Union
Basketball (1 bronze)
1968 HP
Men's Team bronze 1280
1280


Gerhard Krimbacher

B. 1953-01-06, Jochberg, Austria
Shooting
1976 1980 1984 HP
Small-Bore Rifle, three positions 42nd 0.06404
Men's Small-Bore Rifle, three positions 26th
Small-Bore Rifle, prone 12th 40
Men's Air Rifle 28th 0.0256
40.08964


Justin Kripps

B. 1987-01-06, Naʻālehu, Hawaiʻi, USA, represented Canada
Bobsleigh (1 gold, 1 bronze))
2010 2014 2018 2022 HP
Two-man Bob fifth gold 10th 9375
Four-man Bob fifth 27th sixth bronze 3465.033
12840.033


Guillermo Grigorio Krips

B. 1929-11-28, from Willemstad, Curaçao, represented the Netherlands Antilles
Football
1952 HP
Men's Team R1 26.38
26.38


Friedrich Krischan

B. 1920-08-11, Graz, Austria; D. 2007-03-11
Cross-Country Skiing
1952 HP
Men's 18 km 43rd 0.0000256
Men's 4x10 km Relay fifth 250
250.0000256


Tambusamy Krishnan

B. 1944-07-08, Penang, Malaysia
Athletics
1968 1972 HP
Men's 400 metres R1:51st -6.64
Men's 4x100 m Relay SF:8th 2.05
Men's 4x400 m Relay R1:20th 0.25
2.30000064


Vello "V." Krishnasamy

B. 1948-01-13, represented Malaysia; D. 2020-08-02
Football
1972 HP
Men's Team R1:3rd 45.5
45.5


Hryhoriy Kriss

B. 1940-12-24, Kyiv, Ukraine, represented the Soviet Union
Fencing (1 gold, 2 silver, 1 bronze)
1964 1968 1972 HP
Épée, individual gold silver SF:6th 13065
Épée, team SF:4th silver (bronze) 1482
14547


Samaisuk Krissanasuwan

B. 1943-07-08, represented Thailand
Cycling - Track
1964 HP
Men's Individual Pursuit R1:20th 1.5
Men's Team Pursuit R1:14th 12
13.5


Marijan Kristan

B. 1937-07-16, Jesenice, Slovenia, represented Yugoslavia
Ice Hockey
1964 HP
Men's Team 14th 8
8


Boris Kristančič

B. 1932-01-02, Skopje, North Macedonia, represented Yugoslavia; D. 2015-10-28
Basketball
1960 HP
Men's Team sixth 320
320

He is invariable called Slovenian. He founded the Slovenian Basketball Federation after independence and was president of the Slovenian League. I shall continue that assignation.


Axel Aage Kristensen

B. 1873-06-21, Frederiksberg, Denmark; D. 1952-11-23
Shooting
1900 HP
Men's Free Rifle, combined 28th 0.0256
Men's Free Rifle, standing 28th 0.0064
Men's Free Rifle, kneeling 22nd 0.1
Men's Free Rifle, prone 27th 0.001
Men's Free Rifle, team fourth 400
400.133

Olympic Competitor nr 1256


Christian Kjeld Kristensen

B. 1926-05-21, Kundby, Denmark; D. 2005-01-28
Boxing
1948 HP
Men's Welterweight (-67 kg) R1 1.617
1.617


Dorrit Gosmer Kristensen

B. 1938-03-21, Hørup, Denmark
Aquatics - Swimming
1960 HP
Women's 200 metres Breaststroke 8th 320
320


Eivin Kristensen

B. 1926-02-06, Århus, Denmark
Rowing
1952 HP
Men's Coxed Fours 2Rep:3rd 81
81


(Svend) Harry (Ejnar Erhard) Kristensen

B. 1915-04-26, Aalborg, Denmark; D. 1982-04-20
Athletics - Track & Field
1952 HP
Men's 50km Walk 20th 1
1


Kristen Nygaard Kristensen

B. 1949-09-09, Herning, Denmark
Football
1972 HP
Men's Team SF:3rd 410
410


Niels Kristensen

B. 1920-12-12, Blåhøj, Denmark
Rowing
1952 HP
Men's Coxed Fours 2Rep:3rd 81
81


(Edward) Preben Lundgren Kristensen

B. 1923-11-28, Sundby, Denmark; D. 1986-05-17
Cycling - Track
1952 HP
Men's Team Pursuit QF 430.5
430.5


Tommy Kristensen

B. 1939-11-06, Vejle, Denmark
Athletics - Track & Field
1960 1964 HP
Men's 20 kilometres Walk 15th 14th 26
26


Arthur Kristiansen

B. 1923-07-18, Oslo, Norway; D. 2001-07-07
Ice Hockey
1952 HP
Men's Team 9th 80
80


Erling Kristiansen

B. 1923-10-03, Oslo, Norway; D. 2009-07-25
Cycling - Road
1948 1952 HP
Men's Road Race, Individual dnf 25th 0.125
Men's Road Race, Team dnf 10th 25
25.125


(Ole) Flemming Kristiansen

B. 1940-11-09, Kalundborg, Denmark
Hockey
1960 HP
Men's Team 16th 3.2
3.2


Gustav Kristiansen

B. 1904-03-31, Oslo, Norway; D. 1988-08-02
Cycling - Road
1928 HP
Men's Road Race, Time Trial 35th 0.00125
Men's Road Race, Time Trial, Team dnf 0.6
0.60125


Ingolf Kristiansen

B. 1938-06-10, Bærum, Norway
Rowing
1964 HP
Men's Coxed Fours 9th 120
120


Jan Harald Kristiansen

B. 1934-05-22, Oslo, Norway
Speed Skating
1956 HP
Men's 1500 metres 16th 6.4
6.4


Margit Kristijan

B. 1913-06-20, represented Yugoslavia; D. 2008-01-20
Fencing
1936 HP
Women's Foil, Individual QF:5th 3.435
3.435

The Serbian Wikipedia page on this athlete recounts that she was born in Vienna, and learned to fence in Budapest. She was a member of a fencing club in Zrenjanin, Vojvodina, and lived and died in Mali Idjos, also Vojvodina. Consequently, I class her as Serbian.


Einar Valur Kristjánsson

B. 1934-08-16, Kirkjuból, Iceland; D. 1996-09-07
Alpine Skiing
1956 HP
Men's Giant Slalom 60th -7.10
Men's Slalom 37th 0.0004
0.0004


Jón Kristjánsson

B. 1920-05-17, Skutustaðar, Iceland; D. 1996-02-16
Cross-Country Skiing
1952 1956 HP
Men's 15 km 55th 0.0000001
Men's 18 km 45th 0.00001
Men's 30 km 39th 0.00016
Men's 50 km 30th 0.01
Men's 4x10 km Relay 11th 16
16.0101701


Matthías Kristjánsson

B. 1924-07-14, Skutustaðar, Iceland
Cross-Country Skiing
1952 HP
Men's 50 km 33rd 0.00256
0.00256


Stefán Kristjánsson

B. 1924-06-30, Ísafjörður, Iceland; D. 1990-09-01
Alpine Skiing
1952 1956 HP
Men's Downhill 50th 0.000001
Men's Giant Slalom 68th 62nd -
Men's Slalom R1:46th dnf 0.0000064
0.0000074


Lawrence Dean "Larry" Kristoff

B. 1942-11-11, Carbondale, Ill., USA
Freestyle Wrestling
1964 1968 HP
Men's Heavyweight (+97 kg) 7th fifth 2100
2100


Thorleif Kristoffersen

Olympic Competitor nr 7127


Trygve Kristoffersen

B. 1892-05-04, Horten, Norway; D. 1986-04-14
Gymnastics (1 silver)
1920 HP
Men's Team combined, Free system silver 1000
1000


Willy Kristoffersen

B. 1933-10-18, Stagelse, Denmark
Hockey
1960 HP
Men's Team 16th 3.2
3.2


Herman Kristoffersson

B. 1895-11-04, Börringe, Sweden; D. 1968-04-23
Equestrianism - Miscelaneous
1920 HP
Voltige, Individual dnf 5
5


Claudia Kristofics-Binder

B. 1961-10-05, Wien, Austria
Figure Skating
1976 1980 HP
Women's Individual 16th 7th 609.6
609.6

The double surname is apparently her own, since her brother had the same name. More curiously, her daughter also had the same name.


Aristidis Kritikos

Olympic Competitor nr 2511


Alvin Kritschmann

Olympic Competitor nr 1748


Boris Kriunov

B. 1935-01-20, Kislovodsk, Stavropol Kray, Russia, represented the Soviet Union
Athletics - Track & Field
1960 HP
Men's 400 metres Hurdles R1:20th 1.5
Men's 4x400 metres Relay R1:5th 0.68
2.18


Günter Krivec

B. 1942-07-28, Moers, N-W, Germany
Athletics - Track & Field
1964 HP
Men's Triple Jump QU:14th 24
24


Svetlana Krivelyova

Russia
Athletics - Shot Put (1 gold, 1 bronze)
1992 1996 2000 2004 HP
Shot Put gold 15th fourth DQ 15018.75
15018.75

8 years after her bronze medal, she was disqualified for doping after a re-test of the original samples.


Radivoj Krivokapvić

B. 1953-09-11, Senta, Serbia, represented Yugoslavia
Handball
1976 HP
Men's Team (fifth) 320
320


Mikhail Petrovich Krivonosov

B. 1929-05-01, Krychaw, Belarus, represented the Soviet Union; D. 1994-11-11
Athletics - Track & Field (1 silver)
1952 1956 HP
Men's Hammer Throw FI:nm silver 6000.24
6000.24


Abram Krivosheyev

B. 1933-11-12, Vitebsk, Belarus, represented the Soviet Union
Athletics - Track & Field
1960 1964 HP
Men's 800 metres SF:5th SF:12th 170
170

Listed by the MADMen as Ukrainian, but without any justification. I have reverted to Belarussian nationality and Russian transliteration.


Vladimir Krivtsov

B. 1952-03-23, Bakı, Azerbaijan, represented the Soviet Union
Aquatics - Swimming
1972 HP
Men's 100 m Butterfly 25th 0.1
0.1


Antonín Kříž (1)

B. 1943-10-29, Praha, Czechia, represented Czechoslovakia
Cycling - Track
1964 HP
Men's Team Pursuit QF 430.5
430.5


Antonín Kříž (2)

B. 1953-08-24, Jilemnice, Czechia, represented Czechoslovakia
Biathlon
1976 HP
Men's 20 kilometres 17th 5
Men's 4 x 7.5 km Relay 9th 40
45


Frank Kriz

B. 1894-03-26, New York, NY, USA; D. 1955-01-11
Gymnastics
1920 1924 1928 HP
Men's Individual combined 10th 19th 44th 126.6
Men's Team combined, European system fifth 7th 350
Vault gold 12th 1610
Parallel Bars 32nd 48th -
Horizontal Bar 18th 27th 0.65
Pommeled Horse 21st 43rd 0.16
Sidehorse Vault 8th 64
Rings 49th 74th -
Rope Climbing sixth 160
2311.41


František Kříž

Olympic Competitor nr 5781

(*) The semifinal rosters are unknown. I assume that only the members of the team that played in the qualification competed in the semifinal


Günther Kriz

B. 1940-10-12, Wien, Austria
Cycling - Track
1960 HP
Men's 1000 m Time Trial 20th 1.5
Men's Team Pursuit R1;12th 30
31.5


Josef Kříž

B. 1895-02-04, Praha, Czechia, represented Czechoslovakia; D. 1988
Art Competitions
1936 HP
Architecture - Town Planning 2 AC 16.415
16.415


Ladislav Kříž

B. 1944-01-28, Praha, Czechia, represented Czechoslovakia
Athletics - Track & Field
1972 HP
Men's 200 metres QF:34th -2.16
0.0016


Bojan Križaj

B. 1957-01-03, Kranj, Slovenia, represented Yugoslavia
Alpine Skiing
1976 1980 1984 HP
Men's Giant Slalom 18th fourth 9th 1762.56
Men's Slalom dnf dnf 7th 400
2162.56


Tomislav Krizmanić

B. 1929-01-13, Bosanski Petrovac, Bosnia & Herzegovina, represented Yugoslavia; D. 2005-10-10
Boxing
1952 HP
Men's Heavyweight (+81 kg) QF 861
861


Krizmanich János

Olympic Competitor nr 6433


Krizsán János

B. 1950-10-21, Odžaci, Serbia, represented Hungary
Equestrianism - Eventing
1972 HP
Three-Day Event, Individual dnf -10.32
Three-Day Event, Team dnf -
-10.32


Written 2000-12-14 - last modified 2022-12-08

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