Great Olympians

Biographies - MAH


Jack Mahan

B. 1898-07-22, Gainesville, Texas, USA; D. 1955-09-02
Athletics
1920 HP
Men's Javelin Throw QU:12th 60
60


Victor Mahaña Badrie

B. 1922-08-12, Santiago, Chile; D. 2001-09-06
Basketball
1948 1952 1956 HP
Men's Team sixth fifth 8th 948
948


(Driss) Rahal Mahassine

B. 1939-08-01, Casablanca, Morocco
Wrestling - Greco-Roman
1960 1964 1968 HP
Men's Featherweight (-62 kg) 15th 17.4
Men's Featherweight (-63 kg) 19th
17.4


Helmi (Abou El-)Mahati

from Al-Qahira, represented Egypt
Football
1948 HP
Men's Team R1 26.38
26.38


Kate Yvonne Mahaut

B. 1908-01-16, Frederiksberg, Denmark; D. 1988-03-02
Fencing
1948 1952 HP
Women's Foil, Individual QF:5th R1:6th 3.4391
3.4391


Olive Mahaut

represented France
Fencing
1928 HP
Women's Foil, Individual R1:7th 0.102
0.102


Charumai Mahawat

B. 1934-03-10, Krung Thep, Thailand
Shooting
1968 HP
Small−Bore Rifle, 3 Positions 58th -7.26
0.0000000256


Mansour Sayad Abadi Mahdizadeh

B. 1938-08-14, Tehran, Iran
Wrestling - Freestyle
1960 1964 1968 HP
Men's Middleweight (-79 kg) 12th 2460.6
Men's Middleweight (-87 kg) fourth 22nd
2460.6


Murusegan Mahendran

B. 1947-03-09, represented Malaysia
Hockey
1972 1976 HP
Men's Team 8th 8th 256
256


Benjamin Richard "Ben" Maher

B. 1983-01-30, London, England, Great Britain
Equestrianism, Jumping (2 gold)
2008 2012 2016 2021 HP
Individual 20th 9th 25th gold 8201.375
Team fifth gold 12th 10th 1885
10086.375


William Patrick "Bill" Maher

B. 1946-06-25, Detroit, Mich., USA
Rowing (1 bronze)
1968 HP
Men's Double Sculls bronze 3200
3200


Sean Lyndon Maher

B. 1954-05-12, Newport, Wales, Great Britain
Aquatics - Swimming
1972 1976 HP
Men's 100 m Butterfly 23rd 0.256
Men's 200 m Butterfly 16th 19th 8
8.256


Ibrahim Mahgoub

B. 1921, represented Lebanon
Greco-Roman Wrestling
1948 HP
Men's Light−Heavyweight (-87 kg) 14th 24
24


(Hussain) Khalid Mahmood

B. 1941-12-28, Jhelum, British India (now in Pakistan), represented Pakistan
Hockey (1 gold, 1 silver)
1964 1968 HP
Men's Team silver gold 5200
5200


Ibrahim Mahmoud

B. 1933, Al-Sharqiyah, Egypt, represented the United Arab Republic
Rowing
1960 HP
Men's Eights Rep:3rd 34
34


Kamal Mahmoud Mahgoub

B. 1921-12-10, Al-Qahira, Egypt; D. 2007-02-09
Weightlifting
1952 HP
Bantamweight (-56 kg) fifth 1500
1500


Jules Mahieu

B. 1884-04-23, Ghyvelde, France; D. 1962-02-07
Shooting
1924 HP
Men's Running Target, single shot 17th 4
Men's Running Target, double shot 25th 0.1
4.1


Salek Mahju

B. 1935-06-13, represented Indonesia
Boxing
1960 HP
Men's Flyweight (-51 kg) R2 1.02
1.02


Evald Mahl

B. 1915-04-14, Tartu, Estonia, then part of Russia; D. 2001-01-18
Basketball
1936 HP
Men's Team Rep2 33.8
33.8


Walter Mahlendorf

B. 1935-01-04, Sarstedt, NS, Germany
Athletics - Track & Field (1 gold)
1960 HP
Men's 100 metres R1:4th 0.0075
Men's 4x100 metres Relay gold 1600
1600.0075


Bruno Mahler

Olympic Competitor nr 2413


Ivo Oswald Mahlknecht

B. 1939-05-21, Castelrotto, Italy; D. 2020-03-30
Alpine Skiing
1964 1968 HP
Men's Downhill 19th sixth 641.6
Men's Giant Slalom 16th 26th 6.464
Men's Slalom 15th 19th 11.6
659.664


Wilhelm Mahlow

B. 1914-01-18, Berlin, Germany
Rowing (1 bronze)
1936 HP
Men's Eights bronze 1280
1280


Odd Mæhlum

B. 1921-10-08, Hamar, Norway; D. 2011-07-05
Athletics
1948 HP
Men's Javelin Throw fifth 1500
1500


Kabil Mahmoud

represented Egypt
Gymnastics
1920 HP
Men's Individual combined 24th 0.2
0.2


(Hani) Labib Mahmoud

B. 1907-08-25, from Al-Qahira, represented Egypt
Football
1936 HP
Men's Team R1 26.38
26.38


Mohamed Ali Mahmoud

represented Egypt
Track Cycling
1924 HP
Men's 50 km dnf 0.00096
0.00096


Sultan Mahmoud

B. 1935-05-15, Faisalabad, (now) Pakistan
Boxing
1960 1964 HP
Men's Middleweight (-75 kg) R2 R3 80.916
80.916


Eric Mahn Godoy

B. 1925-06-01, Talcahuano, Chile; D. 2001-03
Basketball
1952 HP
Men's Team fifth 500
500


Jean-Paul Maho

B. 1945-02-20, Lorient, France
Cycling - Road
1976 HP
Men's 100 km Team Time Trial 20th 0.75
0.75


Mahó László

B. 1941-03-10, Csepel, Hungary; D. 2006-06-03
Cycling - Road
1964 HP
Men's Road Race 83rd -12.38
Men's 100 km Team Time Trial 12th 30
30


William Victor "Bill" Mahoney

B. 1949-09-16, New Westminster, BC, Canada
Aquatics - Swimming (1 bronze)
1968 1972 HP
Men's 100 metres Breaststroke SF:11th SF:11th 128
Men's 200 metres Breaststroke R1:11th R1:9th 224
Men's 4x100 m Medley Relay 7th bronze 740
1092


Francis X. "Frank" Mahoney

B. 1929, represented Bermuda
Athletics
1948 HP
Men's 100 m R1:3rd 0.023
Men's 4x100 m Relay R1:5th 5.2
5.223


Harold Mahoney

Olympic Competitor nr 757


Marguerite "Margie" Mahoney

B. 1952-05-12, Anchorage, Alaska, USA
Cross Country Skiing
1972 1976 HP
Women's 5 kilometres 39th -3.16
Women's 10 kilometres 36th 43rd -3.6656
0.0008256


Winfried Mahraun

B. 1907-07-17, Berlin, Germany; D. 1973-09-10
Aquatics - Diving
1936 HP
Men's Springboard 7th 400
400


Phil Mahre

B. 1957-05-10, Yakima, Wash., USA
Alpine Skiing (1 gold, 1 silver)
1976 1980 1984 HP
Slalom 18th silver gold 10402.56
Giant Slalom fifth 10th 8th 1356
Downhill 14th 16
11774.56

Phil and Steve Mahre, twin brothers, won gold and silver at the 1984 Slalom.


Steve Mahre

B. 1957-05-10, Yakima, Wash., USA
Alpine Skiing (1 silver)
1976 1980 1984 HP
Men's Giant Slalom 13th 15th 17th 39.6
Men's Slalom dnf silver 4000
4039.6

Phil and Steve Mahre, twin brothers, won gold and silver at the 1984 Slalom.


Paul Mahrer

B. 1902-05-22, from Praha, Czechia, represented Czechoslovakia; D. 1985-12-16
Football
1924 HP
Men's Football R2 26.38
26.38


Erika Mahringer

B. 1924-11-16, Linz, Austria
Alpine Skiing (2 bronze)
1948 1952 HP
Women's Downhill 19th fourth 1601.2
Women's Combined bronze 1920
Women's Giant Slalom 17th 4
Women's Slalom bronze 22nd 2560.4
6085.6


Jean Mahy

represented Belgium
Athletics
1920 HP
High Jump QU:16th 9.6
9.6


Written 2000-11-29 - last modified 2022-09-01

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