Great Olympians

Biographies - LEM


Hans Lem

Olympic Competitor nr 3943


André Lemaire

represented Belgium
Rowing
1928 HP
Men's Eights Rep1 41
41


Gaspard Lemaire

represented Belgium
Aquatics - Swimming
1920 HP
100 m Backstroke R1:3rd 960
960


Jean-Marie Lemaire

B. 1936-06-15, Liège, Belgium
Rowing
1960 HP
Men's Double Sculls sixth 800
800


Paulin Lemaire

Olympic Competitor nr 1076


Brady Leman

B. 1986-10-16, Calgary, Alb., Canada
Freestyle Skiing (1 gold)
2014 2018 HP
Men's Ski−Cross fourth gold 12000
12000


Michel Lemarchand

B. 1946-04-13, represented France
Bobsleigh
1976 HP
Two-man 15th 12.5
12.5


Henri le Marié

Olympic Competitor nr 5379


Catriona Le May Doan

B. 1970-12-23, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Speed Skating (2 gold, 1 bronze)
1992 1994 1998 2002 HP
500 m 14th 33rd gold gold 12812.00192
1000 m 31st 19th bronze 9th 2721.2048
1500 m 17th 13th 28.6
15561.80672


Lucille Goyette Lemay

B. 1950-07-20, Montréal, Québ., Canada
Archery
1976 1980 1984 HP
Women's Individual fifth 33rd 1500.00384
1500.00384


Angelos Lembesi

B. 1917-10-17, Athina, Greece; D. 1988
Alpine Skiing
1952 HP
Men's Downhill dnf 0.0000000000004
Men's Slalom R1:dnf 0.000000000000064
0.000000000000464


Vyacheslav Ivanovich Lemeshev

B. 1952-04-03, Moskva, Russia, represented the Soviet Union; D. 1996-01-27
Boxing (1 gold)
1972 HP
Men's Middleweight (-75 kg) gold 9600
9600


Lemhényi Dezső

B. 1917-12-09, Budapest, Hungary; D. 2003-12-04
Aquatics - Water Polo (1 gold, 1 silver)
1948 1952 HP
Men's Team silver (gold) 2128
2128

He only played in the second round in 1952.


Lazar Lemić

B. 1937-09-20, represented Yugoslavia
Football
1964 HP
Men's Team (sixth) 162
162

The MADMen mention that this athlete is Bosnian.


Marcus "Marc" Lemieux

B. 1939-06-22, from Vancouver, represented Canada
Rowing
1964 HP
Men's Eights 9th 80
80


Louis-Henry Gaston Jean Lemirre

B. 1929-04-08, Vire, France; D. 2000-08-01
Archery
1972 HP
Men's Individual 42nd -4.60
0.00006


Wilhelm Lemke

B. 1884-12, Germany

Olympic Competitor nr 1702


Eric Otto Valdemar Lemming

B. 1880-02-22, Göteborg, Sweden; D. 1930-06-05
Athletics & Tug-of-War (4 gold, 3 bronze)
1900 1906 1908 1912 HP
Men's High Jump fourth 2400
Men's Pole Vault fourth 2400
Men's Long Jump 12th 60
Men's Standing Long Jump 26th 0.072
Men's Javelin Throw gold gold gold 18400
Men's Javelin Throw, freestyle gold 4800
Men's Javelin Throw, two-handed fourth 1600
Men's Shot Put bronze 2880
Men's Stone Throw fourth 1800
Men's Hammer Throw fourth 8th 2688
Men's Discus Throw 8th 1586
Men's Discus Throw, freestyle fourth comp.
Men's Discus Throw, Greek style comp. comp. 46.98
Men's Discus Throw, two-handed 11th 64
Men's Triple Jump 7th/13th 13th 252.9
Men's Pentathlon bronze 2880
41858.353
Men's Tug of War bronze 960
42818.353

At nineteen he set a world javelin record of 49.31 m in 1899, then broke it nine times to push it to 62.32 m in 1912. In 1900, there was no javelin competition yet, but he went to Paris anyway and competed (rather successfully) at High Jump and Pole Vault.
He also won the first olympic appearance of javelin, at Athina in 1906, and got bronze at a pentathlon there.

Olympic Competitor nr 787


Oscar Lemming

Olympic Competitor nr 4400


Franz Lemnitz

Olympic Competitor nr 5751


Lemoine

Olympic Competitor nr 1158


Adjutant Lemoine (1)

Olympic Competitor nr 351


Adjutant Lemoine (2)

Olympic Competitor nr 622


Alexandra Lemoine

B. 1928-01-04, from Rueil, represented France
Gymnastics
1952 HP
Women's Individual All-Around 87th -
Women's Team All-Around 12th 10
Women's Team with Portable Apparatus 11th 16
Women's Floor Exercise 33rd 0.00064
Women's Horse Vault 58th -
Women's Uneven Bars 128th -
Women's Balance Beam 38th 0.000064
26.000704


André Lemoine

represented France
Gymnastics
1928 HP
Men's Individual Combined (9 events) 23rd 0.256
Men's Team Combined fourth 400
Men's Vault 37th -
Men's Parallel Bars fourth 400
Men's Horizontal Bar 16th 1.6
Men's Rings 26th 0.016
Men's Pommeled Horse 41st -
801.872


Henri Lemoine

B. 1909-06-17, Massy, France; D. 1991-09-21
Cycling - Track
1928 HP
Men's Tandem R1 850
850


René Lemoine

B. 1905-12-29, Nancy, France; D. 1995-12-19
Fencing (1 gold, 1 silver)
1932 1936 HP
Men's Foil, Individual SF:6th 65
Men's Foil, Team gold silver 2600
2665


Philippe Le Molt

B. 1885-03-26, Senlis, France; D. 1976-04-05
Art Competitions
1932 HP
Painting 2 entries HC -
-

Entry "Hors Concours", so not acceptable as a real Olympian competitor.


Georgios Lemonis

B. 1943-04-12, Peireias, Greece
Athletics
1968 HP
Men's Shot Put QU:17th 6
6


S. Lemonis

Olympic Competitor nr 2721


João Alberto da Naia Lemos

B. 1928-01-21, from Aveiro, represented Portugal
Rowing
1948 1952 HP
Men's Eights SF:2nd Rep:3rd 550.4
550.4


Salvio da Costa Lemos

B. 1933-06-25, represented Brazil
Modern Pentathlon
1956 HP
Men's Individual 27th 0.05
Men's Team dnf 10
10.05


Valdez (Quirino Lemos)

B. 1943-02-10, Araraquara, SP, Brazil
Football
1964 HP
Men's Team R1:3rd 45.5
45.5


Walter Lemos Cándido

B. 1930-03-23, Sunchales, Argentina; D. 2014-06-10
Athletics - Track & Field
1960 HP
Men's Marathon 50th 0.0000015
0.0000015


Jacques Lemouton

B. 1903-04-03, represented France
Boxing
1924 HP
Men's Bantamweight (-53.5 kg) QF 861
861


Guy le Mouroux

B. 1918-01-09, represented France
Sailing
1952 HP
Three Person Keelboat (Dragon) 16th 6.4
6.4


Pierre Le Moyne

B. 1891, represented France
Equestrianism - Jumping
1920 HP
Jumping, Team fourth 1200
1200


L'Empereur

represented Belgium
Cycling - Track
1920 HP
Men's Sprint Rep:3rd 3.435
3.435


Hermann Lemp

B. 1914-07-20, Rosenheim, Bayern, Germany; D. 1943-11-09
Modern Pentathlon
1936 HP
Men's Individual sixth 960
960


Jean Lempereur

B. 1938-12-28, Maubeuge, France
Football
1968 HP
Men's Team QF 287
287


Hermann Lemperle

B. 1906-05-22, Biberach an der Riß, Baden-Württemberg, Germany; D. 1983-09-19
Athletics - Track & Field
1928 HP
Men's Decathlon 19th 2.4
2.4


Kaino Johannes Lempinen

B. 1921-02-08, Lemu, Finland; D. 2003-09-13
Gymnastics (1 bronze)
1952 HP
Men's Individual All-Around 28th 0.026
Men's Team All-Around bronze 640
Men's Floor Exercise 14th 4
Men's Horse Vault 44th -
Men's Parallel Bars 65th -
Men's Horizontal Bar 23rd 0.064
Men's Rings 63rd -
Men's Pommeled Horse 29th 0.004
644.094


Taisto Armas Lempinen

B. 1914-10-04, Kymi, Finland; D. 1970-04-02
Greco-Roman Wrestling
1948 HP
Men's Bantamweight (-57 kg) fourth 2400
2400


Harry Lempio

B. 1932-07-13, Goldap, East Prussia (now Gołdap in Poland), represented Germany; D. 2007-08-26
Boxing
1960 HP
Men's Lightweight (-60 kg) R3 79.13
79.13


Alfredo J. Lemus

B. 1952-04-01, represented Venezuela
Boxing
1972 1976 HP
Men's Light-Middleweight (-71 kg) R1 QF 862.088
862.088


Inger Dorete Lemvigh-Müller

B. 1902-10-28, København, Denmark; D. 1994-06-21
Equestrianism - Dressage
1956 HP
Dressage, Individual 23rd 0.32
Dressage, Team fifth 250
250.32


Written 2000-12-14 - last modified 2022-07-31

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