Great Olympians

Biographies - LEV


Abraham Lev

B. 1948-08-24, represented Israel
Football
1976 HP
Men's Team (QF) 287
287


Émile Leva

B. 1931-12-13, Vivegnis, Belgium
Athletics - Track & Field
1956 HP
Men's 800 metres 7th 400
Men's 1500 metres R1:12th 0.0016
400.0016


Ivan Levačić

B. 1931-08-25, Virje, Croatia, represented Yugoslavia
Cycling - Road
1960 HP
Men's Road Race 30th 0.015
Men's 100 kilometres Team Time Trial 15th 7.5
7.515


Robert Levasseur

B. 1898-01-27, Paris, France; D. 1974-05-25
Rugby (1 silver)
1920 HP
Men's Team silver 2000
2000


Ambrogio Levati

B. 1894-03-14, Milano, Italy; D. 1963-05-08
Gymnastics (1 gold)
1920 HP
Men's Team combined, European system gold 1600
1600


Charles-Jean LeVavasseur

B. 1892, represented France
Modern Pentathlon
1924 1928 HP
Men's Individual 12th 28th 60.038
60.038


Jean le Vavasseur

B. 1892, represented France
Equestrianism - Eventing
1924 HP
Three-Day Event, Individual dnf 0.00002
Three-Day Event, Team dnf -
0.00002


Jean Georges Levavasseur

B. 1924-06-08, Chatou, France; D. 1999-02-10
Fencing (1 bronze)
1948 1952 HP
Men's Sabre, Individual SF:5th SF:5th 184
Men's Sabre, Team SF:3rd bronze 845
1029


Roger Levecq

B. 1935-08-24, Loos, France
Weightlifting
1968 HP
Men's Heavyweight (+90 kg) 11th 96
96


Georges Lévêcque

represented France
Fencing
1948 HP
Men's Sabre, Team SF:3rd 205
205


Annick Level

B. 1942-12-05, Tarbes, France
Fencing
1964 1968 HP
Women's Foil, Individual R1:6th -2.34
Women's Foil, Team sixth (fourth) 560
560.0034


Stanley Allen "Stan" Levenson

B. 1938-02-06, Toronto, Ont., Canada
Athletics - Track & Field
1956 HP
Men's 100 metres SF:5th 130
Men's 4x100m Relay R1:4th 3.625
133.625


Leopolds Levenšteins

B. 1893-12-13, Riga, Latvia, represented Russia

Olympic Competitor nr 5492


Elimeleh "Eli" Leventhal

B. 1953-03-18, represented Israel
Football
1976 HP
Men's Team QF 287
287


Yoland Roland Levèque

B. 1937-04-17, Mont-Saint-Quentin, France; D. 2011-10-29
Boxing
1960 HP
Men's Middleweight (-75 kg) R2 1.786
1.786


Hayley Lever

B. 1875-09-28, Adelaide, SA, Australia, represented the USA; D. 1958-12-06
Art Competitions
1928 1932 HP
Painting, Paintings AC 25.02
Painting, unknown event hors concours -
25.02


Pierre Levesy

B. 1909-03-17, represented Monaco
Rowing
1928 HP
Men's Coxed Fours Rep1 81
81


Eugenijus Levickas

B. 1941-04-05, Vepriai, Lithuania, represented the Soviet Union
Rowing
1964 HP
Men's Coxless Fours 7th 300
300


Nikolaos M. Levidis

B. 1868-08-25, Kerkyra, Greece
Shooting
1896 1912 HP
Men's Free Rifle AC 132.7
Men's Military Rifle, 3 positions fourth 1600
Men's Military Rifle, Free position 52nd -6.40
Men's Military Rifle, team 7th 175
Small-Bore Rifle 25th 0.1
Small-Bore Rifle, team sixth 250
Small-Bore Rifle, Disappearing Target 30th 0.01
Small-Bore Rifle, Disappearing Target, team fourth 400
Running Target, single shot 19th 1.6
2559.41

Olympic Competitor nr 213


Herman Levij

B. 1904-04-15, Rotterdam, the Netherlands; D. 1983-12-12
Boxing
1924 HP
Men's Featherweight (-57.2 kg) R2 79.13
79.13


Chaim Levin

B. 1937-03-03, Tel Aviv, Israel
Football
1968 HP
Men's Team QF 287
287


Hjalmar Levin

Olympic Competitor nr 5744


Joe Levis

B. 1905-07-20, Boston, Mass., USA; D. 2005-05-20
Fencing (1 silver, 1 bronze)
1928 1932 1936 HP
Men's Foil, Individual 11th silver SF:7th 5106
Men's Foil, Team SF:3rd bronze QF 927
6033


Roberto Luis Levis

B. 1941-01-06, represented Puerto Rico
Fencing
1972 HP
Men's Épée, Individual R2:6th -4.26
0.000026


Ejnar Levison

B. 1880-05-15, København, Denmark; D. 1970-08-03
Fencing
1908 1912 1920 1924 HP
Men's Foil, Individual QF:4th SF:5th 2.913
Men's Foil, Team fourth 400
Men's Épée, Individual QF:5th SF:4th SF:12th 18.39
Men's Épée, Team SF:3rd SF:3rd SF:5th 486.75
Men's Sabre, Individual QF:5th 0.001
Men's Sabre, Team SF:5th sixth QF:3rd 244.3
1152.354

Olympic Competitor nr 4080

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

(**) roster unknown


Pierre Lévisse

B. 1952-02-21, Arques, France
Athletics - Track and Field
1976 HP
Men's 10000 metres R1:33rd -2.26
0.00256


Levitzky Károly

Olympic Competitor nr 4621

He was born in Arad, now in Romania, but he already competed for Budapest by 1908, and he died in Hungary, so I class him as Hungarian.


Tapio Antero Levo

B. 1955-09-24, Pori, Finland
Ice Hockey
1980 HP
Men's Team fourth 800
800


Virgilio Levratto

B. 1904-10-26, Carcare, Italy; D. 1968-06-30
Football (1 bronze)
1924 1924 HP
Men's Football QF bronze 1567
1567


Lévy

from Oran, Algeria, represented France
Artistic Gymnastics
1900 HP
Men's Individual combined 62nd -8.60
0.000000006

I class this athlete as Algerian.

Olympic Competitor nr 1109


Lynn Thurber "Buck" Levy

B. 1931-11-18, New Orleans, LA, USA
Cross-Country Skiing & Nordic Combined
1956 HP
Men's 30 kilometres 50th -5.10
Men's Individual Nordic Combined 35th 0.0015
0.001501


(Moshe) Daniel Levy

B. 1930-10-29, represented Israel
Basketball
1952 HP
Men's Team QR:4th 0.252
0.252


Helmut Arturo Levy Quintero

B. 1959-03-16, Ibagué, Colombia
Aquatics - Swimming
1976 1980 HP
Men's 100 m Freestyle 33rd -2.26
Men's 100 m Breasttroke 19th 1.6
Men's 200 m Breasttroke 15th 10
11.60256


Marcel Lévy

represented France
Fencing
1900 HP
Men's Épée, Individual SF:ac 44.76
44.76

Olympic Competitor nr 619


Written 2000-12-14 - last modified 2023-01-23

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