Great Olympians

Biographies - MES


Carlos Adolfo Mesa Vaquero

B. 1955-08-21, represented Colombia
Cycling - Track
1976 HP
Men's Team Pursuit 15th 7.5
7.5


Eusebio Mesa Laso

B. 1938-09-23, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Boxing
1960 HP
Men's Flyweight (-51 kg) R2 1.02
1.02


Marjan Mesec

B. 1947-08-14, Kranj, Slovenia, represented Yugoslavia
Ski Jumping
1968 1972 HP
Men's Normal Hill 38th 37th 0.000656
Men's Large Hill 37th -3.40
0.001056


Leonid Karpovich Meshkov

B. 1916-01-14, Volgograd, Russia, represented the Soviet Union; D. 1986-03-04
Aquatics - Swimming
1952 HP
Men's 4x200m Freestyle Relay R1:10th 25
25


Viktor Meshkov

B. 1926, represented the Soviet Union
Cycling - Track
1952 HP
Men's Team Pursuit QU:14th 12
12


Ilkka Tapani Mesikämmen

B. 1943-03-15, Turku, Finland
Ice Hockey
1964 HP
Men's Team sixth 320
320


Felix Meskens

B. 1906-02-14, represented Belgium; D. 1973-01-21
Athletics - Track and Field
1936 HP
Men's Marathon 20th 1.5
1.5


Jacques Meslier

B. 1928-05-03, Saigon (now Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh), Vietnam, then French Indochina, lived in Paris, represented France; D. 2014-01-25
Aquatics - Water Polo
1960 HP
Men's Team R1:3rd 45.5
45.5


Henri Meslot

Olympic Competitor nr 4290


Gaston Mesmaekers

B. 1888-10-16, Turnhout, Belgium
Equestrianism - Jumping
1924 1928 HP
Jumping, Individual 18th 35th 3.20125
Jumping, Team fourth 14th 404
407.20125


Joseph Mesmar

B. 1921-11-25, represented Syria
Shooting
1972 HP
Trap 50th -5.15
0.0000015


Freddy Mésot

B. 1905-05-25, Sint-Niklaas, Belgium; D. 1979-10-31
Figure Skating
1924 HP
Men's Individual 9th 240
240


Walter Messa

B. 1939-05-16, Milano, Italy
Aquatics - Diving
1960 HP
Men's Springboard 10th 100
100


John Messel

Olympic Competitor nr 1800


Alfred Messenger

Olympic Competitor nr 6456


Wiliam Alfred "Bill" Messer

B. 1915-07-08, London, England, Great Britain
Road Cycling
1936 HP
Men's Road Race, Individual dnf 0.0000000000000002
Men's Road Race, Team dnf -
0.0000000000000002


Alessandro Messina

B. 1941-08-30, Rijeka, Croatia, represented Canada
Cycling - Road
1960 HP
Men's Road Race dnf -24.60
-24.60


Francesco Maria Messina

B. 1900-12-15, Linguaglossa, Italy; D. 1995-09-13
Art Competitions
1936 HP
Sculpture - unknown event 2 entries 0.166
0.166


Guido Messina

B. 1931-01-05, Monreale, Italy
Cycling - Track (1 gold)
1952 HP
Men's Team Pursuit gold 4800
4800


S. Messina

Olympic Competitor nr 2729


Sheppard Norman "Shep" Messing

B. 1949-10-09, New York, NY, USA
Football
1972 HP
Men's Team R1:4th 7.25
7.25


Albert John "Bertie" Messitt

B. 1930-09-28, Bray, Ireland; D. 2012-02-18
Athletics - Track & Field
1960 HP
Men's Marathon dnf -9.24
-9.24


Fritz Messner

B. 1912-01-18, Berlin, Germany; D. 1945-11-07
Hockey (1 silver)
1936 HP
Men's Team silver 2000
2000


Heinrich "Heini" Messner

B. 1939-09-01, Obernberg am Brenner, Austria (then part of Germany)
Alpine Skiing (2 bronze)
1964 1968 1972 HP
Men's Downhill 10th fourth bronze 4260
Men's Giant Slalom bronze 2560
Men's Slalom 14th 16
6836


Vilim Messner

B. 1904-04-11, Požega, Croatia, then part of Hungary, represented Yugoslavia; D. 1988-06-05
Athletics - Track & Field
1928 HP
Men's Javelin Throw 23rd 0.384
0.384


Willi Messner

B. 1940-03-14, Gelsenkirchen, N-W, Germany
Aquatics - Swimming
1964 HP
Men's 200 metres Breaststroke R2:12th 50
50


Ladislav Měšťan

B. 1941-05-17, Ostrava, Czechia, represented Czechoslovakia
Canoeing - Slalom
1972 HP
Men's Canadian Doubles 16th 8
8


Zdeněk Měšťan

B. 1944-05-31, Ostrava, Czechia, represented Czechoslovakia
Canoeing - Slalom
1972 HP
Men's Canadian Doubles 16th 8
8


Paul Mestdagh

B. 1947-09-03, Antwerpen, Belgium
Volleyball
1968 HP
Men's Team 8th 128
128


Zdenek Mestecký

Olympic Competitor nr 5567


Mester János

B. 1938-02-08, Budapest, Hungary
Artistic Gymnastics
1960 HP
Men's Individual Combined 75th -10.10
Men's Team Combined 12th 10
10.00000000001


Agustí Mestres i Ribas

B. 1923-02-05, from Barcelona, represented Spain
Aquatics - Water Polo
1948 1952 HP
Men's Team 8th 8th 256
256


Mészáros András

B. 1941-04-12, Szentes, Hungary
Cycling - Road
1964 1968 HP
Men's Road Race 35th -2.15
Men's 100 km Team Time Trial 12th 17th 33
33.0015


Mészáros Ervin

Olympic Competitor nr 6649


Mészáros Gabriella

B. 1913-12-14, Budapest, Hungary; D. 1994-04-04
Gymnastics (1 bronze)
1936 HP
Women's Team combined bronze 1280
1280


Mészáros György

B. 1933-04-30, Budapest, Hungary; D. 2015-09-14
Canoeing - Kayak Sprint (2 silver)
1960 1964 HP
Men's Kayak Singles 4x500 metres Relay silver 1000
Men's Kayak Doubles 1000 metres silver fifth 3750
Men's Kayak Fours 1000 metres fourth 800
5550


Mészáros József

Olympic Competitor nr 6839


Mészáros Lóránt

Olympic Competitor nr 2513


Meszéna Miklós

B. 1940-12-14, Budapest, Hungary; D. 1995-07-29
Fencing (1 bronze)
1964 1968 HP
Men's Sabre, Team fifth bronze 890
890


Mészöly Géza

Olympic Competitor nr 5111


Written 2011-08-14 - last modified 2022-09-22

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