Great Olympians

Biographies - PAD


Charles William Paddock

B. 1900-08-11, Gainesville, Texas, USA; D. 1943-07-21
Track and Field (2 gold, 2 silver)
1920 1924 1928 HP
100 m gold fifth 7400
200 m silver silver SF:4th 8328
4x100 m Relay gold 1600
17328

At Antwerpen, he won the 100m by jumping to the finishing line.
During WW2, he became a hero in the marine corps, and they named a ship after him after his death.


Edmund Pader

B. 1913, from Wien, represented Austria
Aquatics - Swimming
1936 HP
Men's 400 metres Freestyle R1:21st 0.64
Men's 1500 metres Freestyle R1:16th 6.4
Men's 4x200 metres Freestyle Relay R1:11th 1.6
8.64


Vernon Padgett

B. 1894-01-26, Waterboro, SC, USA; D. 1964-04-21
Equestrianism - Eventing & Equestrianism - Jumping
1924 HP
Three-Day Event, Individual dnf 0.00002
Three-Day Event, Team dnf -
Jumping, Individual dnf 0.000032
Jumping, Team dnf -
0.000052


William Padgett

Olympic Competitor nr 3362


Sylvio de Magalhães Padilha

B. 1909-06-05, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; D. 2002-08-29
Athletics
1932 1936 HP
Men's 110 metres Hurdles R1:4th 25.8
Men's 400 metres Hurdles R1:4th fifth 1521.75
1547.55


Ambrosio Bibby Padilla

B. 1910-12-07, Lingayen, the Philippines; D. 1996-08-07
Basketball
1936 HP
Men's Team fifth 500
500


Carlos Padilla

B. 1910-09-06, Quinwa, the Philippines; D. 1962
Boxing
1932 HP
Men's Welterweight (-66.7 kg) R1 79.13
79.13


Enrique Padilla

B. 1890-06-12, represented Argentina
Polo (1 gold)
1924 HP
Men's Polo gold 3200
3200


José Padilla

B. 1911-07-16, Quinwa, the Philippines; D. 1978-06-18
Boxing
1932 1936 HP
Men's Lightweight (-61.2 kg) R1 QF 977.9
977.9


Henri Padou, Jr.

B. 1928-08-21, Tourcoing, France; D. 1999-11-16
Aquatics - Swimming (1 bronze)
1948 HP
Men's 100 metres Freestyle R1:21st 0.64
Men's 4x200 m Freestyle Relay bronze 640
640.64


Henri Padou, Sr.

B. 1898-05-15, Tourcoing, France
Aquatics - Water Polo & Aquatics - Swimming (1 gold, 1 bronze)
1920 1924 1928 1932 1936 HP
Men's 100 m Freestyle R1:3rd R1:4th 16.676
Men's 4 x 200 m Freestyle Relay SF:4th SF:3rd 260
Men's Water Polo 9th gold bronze fourth 6656.875
6933.551


Written 2000-11-28 - last modified 2018-05-11

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