Great Olympians

Biographies - LOF


(John) Dick Löf

B. 1909-12-31, Helsinki, Finland, then part of Russia, lived in Stockholm, represented Sweden; D. 1987-03-31
Athletics - Track and Field
1936 HP
Men's 50 kilometres Walk dnf 0.00384
0.00384


Hilmer Löfberg

Olympic Competitor nr 4357


Bertold Löffler

B. 1874-09-28, Liberec, Czechia, represented Austria; D. 1960-03-23
Art Competitions
1936 HP
Painting - unknown event AC 3.724
3.724


Emanuel Löffler

B. 1901-12-29, Mezíříčko, Czechia, represented Czechoslovakia; D. 1986-08-05
Gymnastics (2 silver, 1 bronze)
1928 1932 1936 HP
Men's Individual Combined (9 events) 10th 40th 100
Men's Team Combined silver (fourth) 1000
Men's Vault silver 66th 1000
Men's Parallel Bars 14th 36th 4
Men's Horizontal Bar 16th 81st 1.6
Men's Pommeled Horse 17th 38th 1
Men's Rings bronze 10th 665
Men's Floor Exercise 12th 10
2781.6


Horst Löffler

B. 1942-03-17, Langenau, B-W, Germany
Aquatics - Swimming (1 silver)
1964 HP
Men's 100 metres Freestyle R2:19th 1.6
Men's 4x100 metres Freestyle Relay silver 1000
1001.6


Volker Löffler

B. 1942-06-27, Sonneberg, Thür., Germany
Athletics - Track & Field
1964 HP
Men's 4x100 metres Relay SF:5th 32.5
32.5


Wilhelm Löffler

Olympic Competitor nr 5606


William "Bill" Lofgren

B. 1913-02-04, New York, NY, USA; D. 2004-06-11
Canoeing - Kayak Flatwater
1936 HP
Men's Kayak Doubles 10000m 7th 300
300


Gösta Bernhard Löfgren

B. 1891-09-30, Helsinki, Finland, then part of Russia, represented Finland; D. 1932-02-21

Olympic Competitor nr 5154


(Karl) Gösta (Herbert) Löfgren

B. 1923-08-29, Motala, Sweden; D. 2005-09-05
Football (1 bronze)
1952 HP
Men's Team bronze 1280
1280


José Gerardo L'Oficial Olivero

B. 1947-11-04, Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
Athletics
1968 HP
Men's 400 metres R1:7th -6.68
Men's 800 metres R1:39th -3.16
Men's 4x400 m Relay R1:16th 1.6
1.60016068


Robert Löfman

Olympic Competitor nr 5328


(Sven) William Löqvist

B. 1947-04-12, Gävle, Sweden; D. 2016-10-23
Ice Hockey (1 bronze)
1980 HP
Men's Team (bronze) 800
800

He played in goal in two of Sweden's seven matches.


Vagn Loft

B. 1915-09-24, København, Denmark; D. 1976-05-10
Hockey
1948 HP
Men's Team QU:4th 12.8
12.8

He played in an unofficial match in 1936, so I don't call him an official Olympian in that year.


Bjørn Lofterød

B. 1949-06-17, Oslo, Norway
Sailing
1968 1972 HP
Two−Person Heavyweight Dinghy (Flying Dutchman) fifth 1262.5
Two−Person Keelboat (Star) 15th
1262.5


Odd Roar Lofterød

B. 1947-04-8, Oslo, Norway; D. 2012-09-14
Sailing
1968 1972 HP
Two−Person Heavyweight Dinghy (Flying Dutchman) fifth 1262.5
Two−Person Keelboat (Star) 15th
1262.5


Al Loftes

Olympic Competitor nr 5707


Herbrand Lofthus

Olympic Competitor nr 5442


Written 2011-12-31 - last modified 2023-01-23

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