Great Olympians

Biographies - OKA


Oka Hideko

B. 1953-02-14, represented Japan
Fencing
1976 HP
Women's Foil, Individual R2:6th -2.34
Women's Foil, Team R1:3rd 22.75
22.7534


Okabe Michio

B. 1940-09-10, represented Japan
Hockey
1964 HP
Men's Team 7th/8th 164
164


Okabe Nagahira

B. 1913-08-10, represented Japan; D. 2001
Equestrianism - Dressage
1964 HP
Dressage, Individual 19th 2
Dressage, Team sixth 160
162


Okabe Yukiaki

B. 1941-04-24, represented Japan; D. 2018-01-26
Aquatics - Swimming (1 bronze)
1964 HP
Men's 100 metres Freestyle R2:11th 64
Men's 4x100 metres Freestyle Relay fourth 400
Men's 4x200 metres Freestyle Relay bronze 640
Men's 4x100 metres Medley Relay fifth 250
1354


Okabori Tsutomu

B. 1957-07-10, represented Japan
Cycling - Track
1976 HP
Men's Team Pursuit 14th 12
12


Kenneth Kenji "Ken" Okada

B. 1950-02-22, Los Angeles, Cal., USA
Judo
1972 HP
Men's Lightweight (-63 kg) R1 0.933
0.933


Okada Kozeki

B. 1886-07-19, represented Japan
Equestrianism - Dressage
1928 HP
Dressage, Individual 20th 1.25
1.25


Okada Shoken

B. 1947-07-30, represented Japan
Canoeing - Slalom
1972 HP
Men's Kayak Singles 36th -3.96
0.00096


Samuel Anum Okai

B. 1936-06-06, represented Ghana
Football
1964 HP
Men's Team (7th/8th) 162
162


Okajima Toru

B. 1943-01-21, Hokkaido, Japan
Ice Hockey
1968 1972 HP
Men"s Team 10th 9th 130
130


Zoltan Okalyi

B. 1938-01-31, Lengyet, Hungary, represented Australia
Fencing
1960 HP
Men's Foil, Team R1:3rd 3.625
3.625


I Gusti Putu Okamona

B. 1930-08-26, represented Indonesia
Athletics - Track & Field
1956 HP
Men's High Jump QU:27th 0.06
0.06


Okamoto Fuji

B. 1905-07-04, Nagoya, Japan; D. 1984-01-04
Boxing
1928 HP
Men's Bantamweight (-53.5 kg) R2 79.13
79.13


Okamoto Hideo

B. 1948-07-20, represented Japan
Rowing
1972 HP
Men's Single Sculls Rep:4th 25.8
25.8


Okamoto Keiko

B. 1945-06-13, represented Japan
Canoeing - Kayak Sprint
1964 HP
Women's Kayak Doubles 500 metres Rep:4th 75
75


Okamoto Mariko

B. 1951-12-28, Osaka, Japan
Volleyball (1 gold, 1 silver)
1972 1976 HP
Women's Team silver gold 5200
5200


Okamoto Noboru

B. 1937-02-19 in Korea, then part of Japan, represented Japan
Athletics - Track & Field
1960 1964 HP
Men's Hammer Throw 13th QU:20th 39.9
39.9


Okamoto Sunao

B. 1894-09-01, represented Japan
Tennis
1924 HP
Men's Singles R2 0.00027
Men's Doubles R2 0.52
0.52027


Okamoto Tadashi

B. 1947-11-10, Shizuoka, Japan
Boxing
1968 HP
Men's Featherweight (-57 kg) R32 1.02
1.02


Tetsuo Okamoto

B. 1932-03-20, Marilia, SP, Brazil; D. 2007-10-01
Aquatics - Swimming (1 bronze)
1952 HP
Men's 400 metres Freestyle SF:11th 64
Men's 1500 metres Freestyle bronze 2560
2624


Okamoto Yutaka

B. 1925-03-02, Kanagawa, Japan
Sailing
1960 HP
Three−Person Keelboat (Dragon) 22nd 0.4
0.4


Okamura Teruichi

B. 1948-05-27, Osaka, Japan
Artistic Gymnastics
1972 HP
Men's Individual Combined 11th 64
Men's Team Combined gold 1600
1664


Okamura Tomio

B. 1948-08-12, Ilyama, Japan
Cross Country Skiing
1972 HP
Men's 30 kilometres 47th -5.40
Men's 4x10 km Relay 10th 25
25.000004


Okano Eitaro

B. 1930-06-14, represented Japan
Athletics - Track & Field
1952 HP
Men's 400m Hurdles QF:4th 0.546
Men's 4x400m Relay R1:7th 0.64
1.186


Okano Isao

B. 1944-01-20, Ryugasaki, Japan
Judo (1 gold)
1964 HP
Men's Middleweight (-80 kg) gold 9600
9600


Michael Francisco Okantey

B. 1939-10-30, Accra, Gold Coast (now Ghana)
Athletics - Track & Field
1960 1964 HP
Men's 200 metres R1:33rd R1:6th 0.002581
Men's 4x100 metres Relay SF:8th 2.05
2.052581


Ibrahim Kotb Okasha El-Sayed

B. 1911, represented Egypt
Athletics - Track and Field
1936 HP
Men's Javelin Throw QU:18th 3.84
3.84


Okawa Heizaburo

B. 1939-12-02, Tokyo, Japan
Fencing
1960 1964 1968 HP
Men's Foil, Individual R1:4th Elim2 Bar4 179.74011
Men's Foil, Team R1:3rd fourth 7th 485.625
Men's Épée, Individual R2:6th 0.0034
Men's Épée, Team R2 R1:3rd 24.68
690.04851


Okawa Kumiko

B. 1946-02-22, Osaka, Japan
Figure Skating
1964 1968 HP
Women's Singles 13th 8th 422.4
422.4


Okayama Tadao

B. 1913-07-05, Tomarioru, Sakhalin, Japan, now Tomari in RUssia; D. 1998-05-28
Cross-Country Skiing
1936 HP
Men's 50 kilometres 34th 0.0016
0.0016


Okazaki Emiko

B. 1949-09-06, Hokkaido, Japan
Alpine Skiing
1972 HP
Women's Downhill 41st -4.64
Women's Giant Slalom 32nd -2.40
Women's Slalom 13th 25.6
25.604064


Okazaki Katsuo

B. 1897-07-10, Yokohama, Japan; D. 1965-10-10
Athletics
1924 HP
Men's 5000 m 12th 40
40


Okazaki Satoko

B. 1961-01-13, represented Japan
Artistic Gymnastics
1976 HP
Women's Individual combined 30th 0.01
Women's Team combined 8th 64
64.01


Okazaki Takayuki

B. 1940-03-28, Chiba, Japan
Athletics - Track & Field
1960 1964 HP
Men's 4x100 metres Relay SF:5th 32.5
Men's Long Jump FI:dns 24
Men's Triple Jump 10th 150
206.5


Written 2017-02-16 - last modified 2022-10-24

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