Great Olympians

Biographies - LEN


Lendvai Tibor

B. 1940-02-01, Budapest, Hungary
Cycling - Track
1968 HP
Men's Time Trial 17th 6
Men's Tandem Rep:2nd 200
206


Lendvay Ödön

B. 1943-01-24, Budapest, Hungary; D. 1990-10-26
Basketball
1964 HP
Men's Team 13th 12.8
12.8


Patrick Lenehan

represented Ireland
Boxing
1928 HP
Men's Welterweight (-66.7 kg) R2 79.13
79.13


Suzanne Rachel Flore Lenglen

B. 1899-05-24, France; D. 1938-07-04
Tennis (2 gold, 1 bronze)
1920 HP
Women's Singles gold 8000
Mixed Doubles gold 4800
Women's Doubles bronze 1920
14720


Lengyel Árpád

B. 1915-09-04, Kaposvár, Hungary; D. 1993-04-30
Aquatics - Swimming (1 bronze)
1936 HP
Men's 400 metres Freestyle R1:15th 10
Men's 100 metres Backstroke R1:21st 0.96
Men's 4x200 metres Freestyle Relay bronze 640
650.96


Lengyel Gyula

B. 1931-09-20, Budapest, Hungary
Rowing
1960 HP
Men's Coxed Pairs Rep:5th 5.4
Men's Coxed Fours sixth 480
485.4


Julius Lenhart

B. 1875-11-27 Vienna, Wien, Austria; D. 1962-11-10

Olympic Competitor nr 1694


William "Willie" Lenihan

from Dublin, represented Ireland
Boxing
1948 HP
Men's Bantamweight (-54 kg) QF 861
861


Roger Jean Le Nizerhy

B. 1916-12-03, Paris, France; D. 1999-01-28
Track Cycling (1 gold)
1936 HP
Men's Team Pursuit gold 4800
4800


Hans Lenk

B. 1935-03-23, Berlin, Germany
Rowing (1 gold)
1960 HP
Men's Eights gold 3200
3200


Maria Lenk Zigler

B. 1915-01-15, São Paulo, Brazil; D. 2007-04-16
Swimming
1932 1936 HP
Women's 100m Freestyle R1:5th 1
Women's 100m Backtroke R1:dq 60
Women's 200m Breasttroke R1:4th SF:11th 336
397


Lenkei Ferenc

B. 1946-03-23, Budapest, Hungary
Aquatics - Swimming
1964 HP
Men's 200 metres Breaststroke R2:14th 20
Men's 4x100 metres Medley Relay sixth 160
180


Lenkei Magdolna "Magda"

B. 1916-08-18, Budapest, Hungary
Aquatics - Swimming
1936 HP
Women's 100 metres Freestyle SF:14th 16
Women's 4x100 metres Freestyle Relay fourth 400
416


Jack Warner Lennard

B. 1930-04-02, from Cessnock, NSW, Australia; D. 2003-08
Football
1956 HP
Men's Team QF 287
287


Ernie Lennie

B. 1953-12-20, Aklavik, NWT, Canada
Cross-Country Skiing
1976 HP
Men's 15 kilometres 67th -9.40
Men's 50 kilometres 41st -4.64
Men's 4x10 km Relay 12th 10
10.0000640004


Avril Johnston Clegg Lennox

B. 1956-04-26, Leicester, England, Great Britain
Artistic Gymnastics
1972 1976 HP
Women's Individual Combined 111th 35th -2.10
Women's Team Combined 18th 0.64
0.641


Richard A. Lennox

B. 1938-08-14, from Toronto, represented Canada
Sailing
1964 HP
Two−Person Heavyweight Dinghy (Flying Dutchman) 12th 50
50


Gilbert Lennox-King

B. 1947-04-09, represented Hong Kong
Sailing
1972 HP
Two Person Keelboat (Tempest) 18th 3.2
3.2


Sylvie Le Noach

B. 1955-07-02, represented France
Aquatics - Swimming
1972 1976 HP
Women's 100 m Backstroke 18th 2.56
Women's 200 m Backstroke 16th 6.4
Women's 4x100 m Freestyle Relay sixth 160
Women's 4x100 m Medley Relay 13th 6.4
175.36


Pierre-Yvon Lenoir

B. 1936-08-08, Belle-Isle-en-Terre, France; D. 2015-11-24
Athletics - Track & Field
1960 HP
Men's 800 metres R1:4th 0.0075
0.0075


Eugène Lenormand

B. 1891, from Paris, represented France
Diving
1924 1928 HP
Men's Platform (5 & 10m) fifth QU:4th 1068
1068


François "Franck" Le Normand

B. 1931-11-22, Paris, France
Cycling - Track
1952 HP
Men's Sprint QFR:dq 78
Men's Tandem fourth 2000
2078


Louise Lenormand

B. 1901, from Paris, represented France
Diving
1924 HP
Women's Springboard (1 & 3m) QU:5th 130
130


Abe Lenstra

B. 1920-11-27, Heerenveen, the Netherlands; D. 1985-09-02
Football
1948 HP
Men's Team R1 26.38
26.38


Arild Lenth

B. 1904-11-20, Hamar, Norway; D. 1972-03-28
Athletics - Track & Field
1928 HP
Men's Long Jump 31st 0.0096
Men's Triple Jump 21st 0.96
0.9696


Roman Jan Lentner

B. 1937-12-15, Zabrze, Poland
Football
1960 HP
Men's Team R1:3rd 45.5
45.5


Lisbeth Lenton

competed in 2008 as

Lisbeth Trickett

B. 1985-01-28, Townsville, Australia
Swimming (3 gold, 1 silver, 2 bronze)
2004 2008 HP
50 m Freestyle bronze fourth 4160
100 m Freestyle 9th silver 4160
100 m Butterfly gold 6400
4 x 100 m Freestyle Relay gold bronze 2240
4 x 100 m Medley Relay gold 1600
18560


Corneille Lentz

B. 1879-07-20, Rollingen, Luxembourg; D. 1937-03-10
Art Competitions
1932 HP
Painting 2 entries 4.372
4.372


Lilli Margrethe Lentz

B. 1924-09-13, Gladsaxe, Denmark
Archery
1972 HP
Women's Individual 29th 0.024
0.024


Marcel Lentz

B. 1929-06-02, Luxembourg, Luxembourg; D. 2008-04-09
Canoeing - Kayak Sprint
1948 1952 1956 1960 HP
Men's Kayak Singles 1000m R1:7th 20.8
Men's Kayak Singles 10000m 13th 25.6
Men's Kayak Doubles 1000m R2:4th 0.81
47.21


Lenva

represented Cuba
Art Competitions
1932 HP
Music ac 170.9
170.9


August Lenz

B. 1910-11-29, Dortmund, N-W, Germany; D. 1988-12-05
Football
1936 HP
Men's Team QF 287
287


Eugene Carl "Gene" Lenz

B. 1937-04-12, San Luis Obispo, Cal., USA; D. 2005-10-10
Aquatics - Swimming
1960 HP
Men's 400 metres Freestyle 7th 400
400


Antonio Lenza

B. 1939-10-11, Cagliari, Italy
Hockey
1960 HP
Men's Team 13th 12.8
12.8


Aurelio Lenzi

B. 1891-06-19, Pistoia, Italy; D. 1967-12-23
Athletics
1912 1920 HP
Men's Shot Put QU:12th QU:13th 78.4
Men's Discus Throw QU:18th QU:9th 242.56
320.96

Olympic Competitor nr 6289


Karin Lenzke

B. 1936-07-27, Berlin, Germany
Athletics - Track & Field
1960 HP
Women's High Jump QU:16th 9.6
9.6


Written 2000-12-14 - last modified 2022-05-16

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