Great Olympians

Biographies - LUS


Luigi Luscardo

B. 1914-04-27, Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy; D. 2006
Rowing
1936 HP
Men's Coxless Fours fourth 1200
1200


Peter Luschan

B. 1937-09-08, represented Austria
Sailing
1972 HP
Two Person Keelboat (Star) 11th 80
80


Peter Lüscher

B. 1956-10-14, Romanshorn, Switzerland
Alpine Skiing
1976 1980 HP
Men's Giant Slalom dnf -11.26
Men's Slalom 8th dnf 256
256


Rudolf "Ruedi" Lüscher

B. 1945-08-24, represented Switzerland; D. 2013
Greco-Roman Wrestling
1972 HP
Men's Heavyweight (-100 kg) 8th 384
384


Christian Luschnig

B. 1938-12-25, Jena, Thür., Germany
Wrestling - Freestyle
1960 HP
Men's Featherweight (-62 kg) 19th 2.4
2.4


Gladys Luscombe

B. 1908-11-13, Newton Abbot, England, Great Britain; D. 1946-06-06
Diving
1924 HP
Women's Springboard (1 & 3m) QU:8th 8.2
8.2


Kauko Vilho Lusenius

B. 1918-11-29, Pyhäjärvi, Finland; D. 2002-02-05
Athletics - Track & Field
1952 HP
Men's 3000m Steeplechase R1:6th 6.48
6.48


Mario Lusiani

B. 1903-05-04, Vescovana, Italy; D. 1964-09-03
Cycling - Track (1 gold)
1928 HP
Men's Team Pursuit gold 4800
4800


Maurice Lusien

B. 1926-08-17, Paris, France; D. 2017-03-10
Aquatics - Swimming
1948 1952 HP
Men's 200 metres Breaststroke SF:12th 7th 660
660


Odette Lusien

B. 1927-11-11, from Paris, represented France; D. 2007-03-12
Aquatics - Swimming
1952 1956 HP
Women's 200 metres Breaststroke R1:19th 2.4
Women's 100 metres Butterfly R1:12th 60
62.4


Jānis Lūsis

B. 1939-05-19, Jelgava, Latvia, represented the Soviet Union; D. 2020-04-29
Athletics - Track & Field (1 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze)
1964 1968 1972 1976 HP
Men's Javelin Throw bronze gold silver 8th 24780
24780


Stanislav Lusk

B. 1931-11-12, Třeboň, Czechia, represented Czechoslovakia; D. 1987-05-06
Rowing (1 gold, 1 bronze)
1952 1956 1960 HP
Men's Coxed Fours gold 7139
Men's Eights Rep:3rd bronze
7139


Constantino Lussana

B. 1892-02-04, Bergamo, Italy
Athletics
1920 HP
Men's 10000 m R1:10th 0.033
0.033


Jos Lussenburg

B. 1889-11-20, Enkhuizen, the Netherlands; D. 1975-07-28
Art Competitions
1932 HP
Painting 3 entries 6.558
6.558


Craig Maurice Lussi

B. 1936-02-22, Buffalo, NY, USA
Nordic Combined
1960 HP
Men's Individual 30th 0.015
0.015


Wilemina Maria "Willy" Lust

B. 1932-06-19, Zaandam, the Netherlands
Athletics - Track & Field
1952 HP
Women's 4x100m Relay sixth 160
Women's 80m Hurdles R1:3rd 16.14
Women's Long Jump fifth 1500
1676.14


Karl Lustenberger

B. 1952-10-10, Marvach, Switzerland
Nordic Combined & Ski Jumping
1976 1980 HP
Men's Individual Nordic Combined 19th sixth 962.4
Men's Large Hill 30th 0.01
962.41


Written 2001-09-20 - last modified 2022-05-28

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