Great Olympians

Biographies - LOR


René Lorain

B. 1900-03-19, Rheims, France
Athletics (1 silver)
1920 HP
Men's 100 m R1:3rd 0.023
Men's 200 m QF:3rd 31.12
Men's 4 x 100 m Relay silver 1000
1031.143


Lóránt Gyula

B. 1923-02-06, Kőszeg, Hungary; D. 1981-05-31
Football (1 gold)
1952 HP
Men's Team gold 3200
3200


Theodore Lorber

B. 1906-10-24, Zanesville, Ohio, USA; D. 1989-10-11
Fencing
1932 HP
Men's Foil, Individual R1:7th 1.35
1.35


Alice Lord

B. 1902-02-04, Philadelphia, Penn., USA
Aquatics - Diving
1920 HP
Platform (4 & 8m) R1:7th 20.8
20.8


Arthur Power Lord

B. 1868-10-22, New York, NY, USA; D. 1960-01-15

Olympic Competitor nr 1637

US National, in 1900 playing for Dinard Golf Club, and therefore classed in the French "team" by the OlyMADMen, but not by me.


Robert Thomas "Bob" Lord

B. 1945-06-05, Coventry, England, Great Britain
Aquatics - Swimming
1964 HP
Men's 100 metres Freestyle R2:23rd 0.256
Men's 400 metres Freestyle R1:29th 0.016
Men's 4x100 metres Freestyle Relay 7th 100
Men's 4x200 metres Freestyle Relay R1:13th 6.4
106.672


David Hyde Lord

B. 1929-06-12, Pretoria, South Africa; D. 1998-12-11
Rowing
1960 HP
Men's Coxless Fours Rep:4th 12.9
12.9


Fred Lord

Olympic Competitor nr 4530


Harvey Hurd Lord

B. 1878-08-13, Evanston, Ill., USA; D. 1920-05-03
Athletics - Track and Field
1900 HP
Men's 400 metres R1:3rd 272
Men's 800 metres R1:3rd 272
544

Olympic Competitor nr 809


Ronald Alan "Ron" Lord

B. 1929-08-05, Balmain, NSW, Australia
Football
1956 HP
Men's Team QF 287
287


Torsten Hjalmar Lord

B. 1904-03-02, Nacka, Sweden; D. 1972-02-04
Sailing (2 bronze)
1936 1948 1952 HP
Six metres Class bronze bronze fourth 3696
3696


John Lordon

Olympic Competitor nr 2035


Armand Loreau

B. 1931-07-30, represented France
Canoeing - Flatwater Canadian
1952 HP
Men's Canadian Doubles 1000m fourth 2000
2000


Valentín Lorén Busto

B. 1946-08-26, Zaragoza, Spain
Boxing
1964 HP
Men's Featherweight (-57 kg) R32 1.02
1.02

After losing his first-round match, he hit the umpire and was subsequently banned for life.


Guilherme Lorena

represented Brazil
Rowing
1920 HP
Men's Coxed Fours SF:2nd 810
810


Czesław Ignacy Lorenc

B. 1925-04-14, Jasło, Poland; D. 2015-07-30
Rowing
1952 HP
Men's Coxed Pairs 2Rep:2nd 540
540


Ladislav Lorenc

B. 1946-08-10, Praha, Czechia, represented Czechoslovakia
Rowing
1972 HP
Men's Eights 10th 50
50


Yury Yevgenyevich Lorentsson

B. 1930-12-02, Leningrad (now St. Petersburg), Russia, represented the Soviet Union; D. 2003
Rowing (1 silver, 1 bronze)
1960 1964 1968 1972 1976 HP
Men's Coxed Pairs fifth silver 6875
Men's Eights Rep:2nd fifth bronze 2107.6
8982.6


Frithjof Lorentzen

B. 1896-09-07, Newcastle, NSW, Australia, lived in Oslo, represented Norway; D. 1965-07-13
Fencing
1924 1928 HP
Men's Foil, Individual SF:6th R1:5th 65.0011
Men's Foil, Team R1:4th 2.05
Men's Épée, Individual R1:9th R1:10th 0.00000008
Men's Épée, Team R1:3rd QF:3rd 29.5
96.55110008


Håvard Holmefjord Lorentzen

B. 1992-10-02, Bergen, Norway
Speed Skating (1 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze)
2014 2018 2022 HP
Men's 500 m 31st gold 15th 6410.0064
Men's 1000 m 11th silver bronze 6624
Men's 1500 m 16th 6.4
Men's Team Pursuit (fifth) 64
13104.4064


Jens Lorentzen

Olympic Competitor nr 2411


Mogens Lorentzen

B. 1892-04-04, København, Denmark; D. 1953-02-07
Art Competitions
1924 HP
Painting AC 63.04
63.04


Valdemar Lorentzen

Olympic Competitor nr 3117


(Barbro Anita) Inga-Britt Lorentzon

B. 1936-02-21, Västerås, Sweden; D. 1987-06-15
Athletics - Track & Field
1960 HP
Women's High Jump sixth 960
960


Carl Lorenz

B. 1913-11-27, Chemnitz, Sachsen, Germany; D. 1993-11-25
Track Cycling (1 gold)
1936 HP
Men's Tandem Sprint gold 8000
8000


Dietmar Lorenz

B. 1949-09-23, Langenbuch, Thüringen, (then East-)Germany, represented the Germand Democratic Republic
Judo (1 gold, 1 bronze)
1976 1980 HP
Men's Half Heavyweight (-95 kg) fifth bronze 4350
Men's Open Class R1 gold 6402.107
10752.107


Franz Lorenz

B. 1897-02-03, represented Austria
Bobsleigh
1928 1932 1936 HP
Men's Four/Five 22nd 48.3
Men's Four 11th
48.3


Günther Lorenz

B. 1915-09-17, from Berlin, represented Germany; D. 1999-02
Figure Skating
1936 HP
Men's Singles 18th 3.84
3.84


Heinz Lorenz

B. 1915-11-26, Leitmeritz, now Litoměřice, Czechia, represented Czechoslovakia; D. 2013-11-15 in Germany
Athletics - Track and Field
1936 HP
Men's 4x400 metres Relay R1:5th 10
10

A Sudetengerman, he participated in the German Championships in 1943.


Ingrid Lorenz

B. 1951-06-14, Hannover, NS, Germany, represented West Germany
Volleyball
1972 HP
Women's Team 8th 128
128


Jacobus Lorenz

Olympic Competitor nr 4241


Richard Lorenz

B. 1901-03-01, represented Austria
Bobsleigh
1928 1932 1936 HP
Men's Four/Five 22nd 48.3
Men's Four 11th
48.3


Siegfried Lorenz

B. 1933-06-21, Rastenburg (now Kętrzyn in Poland), Germany
Athletics - Track & Field
1960 HP
Men's Hammer Throw QU:23rd 0.384
0.384


Wilfried Lorenz

B. 1932-01-18, Rostock, M-V, Germany
Sailing (1 silver)
1964 HP
Three−Person Keelboat (Dragon) silver 4000
4000


Carlos Lorenzo Mañueco

B. 1942-02-25, represented Mexico
Athletics - Track & Field
1964 HP
Men's 100 metres R1:4th -2.17
Men's 200 metres R1:6th -4.21
0.001721


Domingo Lorenzo Conde

B. 1928-09-14, Galicia, Spain, represented the Dominican Republic; D. 2009-06-21
Shooting
1968 1972 HP
Trap 55th -6.15
Skeet 62nd -8.60
0.000000156


Gerardo Lorenzo Torterolo

B. 1947-03-16, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Hockey
1968 1972 HP
Men's Team 14th 14th 16
16


Giulia Lorenzoni

B. 1940-03-11, Rezzato, Italy
Fencing
1968 1972 1976 HP
Women's Foil, Individual SF:5th R2:5th 162.553
Women's Foil, Team sixth fourth fifth 891
1053.553


Jean-Luc Loret

B. 1944-02-02, Attigny, France
Shooting
1968 HP
Small−Bore Rifle, Prone sixth 640
640


Franz Lorette

B. 1935-06-15, Bruxelles, Belgium; D. 2016-04-21
Hockey
1956 1960 1964 HP
Men's Team 7th 11th SF:6th 258
258


Stanko Lorger

B. 1931-02-14, Buče, Slovenia, represented Yugoslavia; D. 2014-04-20
Athletics - Track & Field
1952 1956 1960 HP
Men's 100m Hurdles SF:4th fifth SF:5th 2187
2187


Gino Lori

B. 1956-01-03, Parma, Italy
Cycling - Road
1976 HP
Men's 100 km Team Time Trial 11th 48
48


Pierre Lorin

B. 1912-10-25, represented France
Ice Hockey
1936 HP
Men's Team R1:3rd 45.5
45.5


Lőrincz Ferenc (1)

B. 1932-09-17, Budapest, Hungary
Speed Skating
1952 HP
Men's 500 metres 28th 0.0256
Men's 1500 metres 10th 100
Men's 5000 metres 21st 0.64
100.6656


Lőrincz Ferenc (2)

B. 1933-01-23, Budapest, Hungary
Ice Hockey
1964 HP
Men's Team 16th 3.2
3.2


Lőrincz Márton

B. 1911-10-28, Corund, now in Romania, represented Hungary; D. 1969-11-26
Wrestling - Greco-Roman (1 gold)
1936 HP
Men's Bantamweight (-56 kg) gold 9600
9600


Lőrincz Tamás

B. 1986-12-20, Cegléd, Hungary
Greco-Roman Wresting (1 gold, 1 silver)
2008 2012 2016 2021 HP
Men's Welterweight (-66 kg) eighth silver 16th 19992
Men's Middleweight (-77 kg) gold
19992


Édmond Loriol

represented France
Hockey
1920 HP
Men's Team fourth 800
800


Yves Lorion

represented France
Sailing
1948 HP
Two-Person Keelboat (Star) 11th 80
80


Anne-Marie Loriot

B. 1956-08-12, represented France
Canoeing - Kayak Sprint
1976 1980 HP
Women's Kayak Doubles 500 metres SF:4th sixth 531
531


Constant Loriot

represented Belgium
Gymnastics (1 silver)
1920 HP
Men's Team combined, European system silver 1000
1000


Ann Jennifer Frances "Jennie" Loriston-Clarke, née Bullen

B. 1943-01-22, Charmouth, England, Great Britain
Equestrianism - Dressage
1972 1976 1980 1984 1988 HP
Dressage, Individual 24th 22nd 30th 14th 20.7125
Dressage, Team 10th 8th 8th 10th 178
198.7125


Günter Lörke

B. 1935-06-23, Sellnow, Pomerania (now Zieleniewo in Poland) represented Germany
Cycling - Road (1 silver)
1960 HP
Men's 100 kilometres Team Time Trial silver 3000
3000


Paul Lorrette

B. 1886, represented France; D. 1971
Art Competitions
1924 HP
Painting 2 works 126.08
126.08


Roland Lortz

B. 1937-05-12, Darmstadt, Hessen; D. 2007-04-14
Weightlifting
1960 HP
Men's Middleweight (-75 kg) 8th 384
384


Oskar Lory

B. 1926-03-01, Konolfingen, Switzerland; D. 1996-01-09
Bobsleigh
1964 HP
Two−Man 17th 5
Four−Man 8th 192
197


Fred Lorz

Olympic Competitor nr 2036


Written 2002-10-28 - last modified 2022-09-01

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