Great Olympians

Biographies - LAH


Moustafa S. (Al-)Laham

B. 1929-10-21, represented Lebanon
Weightlifting
1952 HP
Middleweight (-75 kg) fifth 1500
1500


Mohamed Lahcen

B. 1931, Meknès, Morocco
Athletics - Track & Field
1960 HP
Men's 3000 metres Steeplechase R1:11th 0.0078
0.0078


Matti Ensio Lähde

B. 1911-05-14, Pellisenranta, Finland, then part of Russia; D. 1978-05-02
Cross-Country Skiing (1 gold)
1936 HP
Men's 18 kilometres 15th 10
Men's 4x10 kilometres Relay gold 1600
1610


Peter Juhani Lahdenpera

B. 1935-12-29, Helsinki, Finland, represented the USA; D. 2019-07-03
Cross-Country Skiing & Biathlon
1960 1964 HP
Men's 15 kilometres 46th 0.0000064
Men's 4x10 kilometres Relay 11th 16
Men's 20 kilometres Biathlon 36th 0.00096
16.0009664


Kalevi Johannes Lahdenranta

B. 1942-03-20, Kankaanpää, Finland
Weightlifting
1968 1972 HP
Men's Heavyweight (+90 kg) 7th 1200
Men's Super−Heavyweight (+110 kg) 7th
1200


Mongi Lahdhili

B. 1945-12-15, Sidi Ahmed, Tunisia
Boxing
1968 HP
Men's Lightweight (-60 kg) R16 79.13
79.13


Richard Lahey

B. 1893-06-23, Jersey City, NJ, USA; D. 1978-08-01
Art Competitions
1932 HP
Painting 3 entries 6.558
6.558


Hassan Lahmaoui

B. 1947, Ait Attab, Morocco
Alpine Skiing
1968 HP
Men's Giant Slalom 86th -13.64
Men's Slalom R2:4th -13.12
-13.76


Abdesselem Lahmidi

B. 1926, Rabat, Morocco
Shooting
1960 HP
Men's Small−Bore Rifle,  Three Positions QU:75th -10.10
-10.10


Leopold Lahner

Olympic Competitor nr 3047


Abdellah Lahoucine

B. 1935, Imdaougal, Morocco
Cycling - Road
1960 HP
Men's Road Race 57th -7.60
Men's 100 kilometres Team Time Trial 19th 1.2
1.2


Hohann "Hans" Lahr

B. 1913-01-21, Friesbauden, now Friesovy Boudy, Czechia, represented Czechoslovakia; D. 1942-02-24
Nordic Combined & Ski Jumping
1936 HP
Men's Nordic Combined 9th 160
Men's Ski Jumping 32nd 0.006
160.006


Vítězslav Lahr

B. 1929-07-15, from Mšeno, Czechia, represented Czechoslovakia
Nordic Combined
1956 HP
Men's Individual 12th 60
60


Krista Lähteenmäki

competed in 2018 and 2022 as

Krista Pärmäkoski

B. 1990-12-12, Ikaainen, Finland
Cross-Country Skiing (2 silver, 3 bronze)
2010 2014 2018 2022 HP
Women's Individual Sprint 9th 160
Women's Team Sprint fifth fourth 1950
Women's 10 km Classical 10th bronze 5220
Women's 10 km Freestyle 52nd bronze
Women's Skiathlon 18th bronze seventh 2985.6
Women's 30 km Freestyle, Mass-start 18th 10th 4102.57
Women's 30 km Classical, Mass-start 25th silver
Women's 4x5 km Relay silver fourth fourth 1980
16398.17


Janne Lahtela

B. 1974-02-28, Kemljärvi, Finland
Freestyle Skiing (1 silver, 1 gold)
1992 1994 1998 2002 2006 HP
Moguls 18th 9th silver gold 16th 15853.48
15853.48


Eino Arnas Lahti

B. 1915-05-18, Vaasa, Finland, then part of Russia; D. 2003-10-13
Football
1936 HP
Men's Team R1 26.38
26.38


Johannes Kristian Lahti

B. 1952-05-29, Turku, Finland; D. 2017-03-01
Athletics - Track and Field
1976 1980 HP
Men's Decathlon 11th 11th 192
192


Klaus Henrik Lahti

B. 1909-07-07, Hollola, Finland; D. 2003-12-19
Shooting
1948 1952 HP
Men's Free Pistol 19th 7th 602.4
602.4


Valto Matias "Matti" Lahti

B. 1905-04-23, Isokyrö, Finland, then part of Russia; D. 1970-04-12
Wrestling - Freestyle
1936 HP
Men's Light−Heavyweight (-87 kg) 10th 150
150


Veikko Olavi Lahti

B. 1926-12-07, Janakkala, Finland; D. 2014-07-28
Freestyle Wrestling & Greco-Roman Wrestling
1952 1956 HP
FR Men's Middleweight (-79 kg) 12th 210
FR Men's Light−Heavyweight (-87 kg) 10th
GR Men's Light−Heavyweight (-87 kg) fifth 1500
1710


Hugo Lahtinen

B. 1891-11-29, Tampere, Finland, then part of Russia; D. 1977-12-29
Athletics (1 bronze)
1920 1924 HP
Men's Long Jump QU:19th 2.4
Men's Pentathlon bronze sixth 3200
Men's Decathlon dnf 0.256
3202.656


Juhani Heikki Kalevi Lahtinen

B. 1938-09-28, Tampere, Finland; D. 2018-03-08
Ice Hockey
1960 1964 HP
Men's Team 7th sixth 520
520


Fernand "Ferd" Lahur

B. 1929-03-28, Niederkorn, Luxembourg; D. 2019-03-23
Football
1952 HP
Men's Team R1 26.38
26.38


Yuriy Vasylovych Lahutin

B. 1949-02-15, Zaporizhzhia, Ukraine, represented the Soviet Union; D. 1978-04-30
Handball (1 gold)
1972 1976 HP
Men's Team fifth gold 3700
3700


Written 2000-12-22 - last modified 2022-07-19

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