Great Olympians

Biographies - PED


James Douglas "Doug" Peden

B. 1916-04-18, Victoria, BC, Canada; D. 2005-04-11
Basketball (1 silver)
1936 HP
Men's Team silver 2000
2000


Claude "Rusty" Peden

B. 1919-01-06, Victoria, BC, Canada; D. 1999
Road Cycling
1936 HP
Men's Road Race, Individual ac 0.000015
Men's Road Race, Team ac 20.25
20.250015


Torchy Peden

B. 1906-04-16, Victoria, BC, Canada; D. 1980-01-26
Cycling - Road & Cycling - Track
1928 HP
Men's Road Race, Time Trial 63rd -
Men's Road Race, Time Trial, Team 14th 4
Men's Team Pursuit QF 430.5
434.5


Aage Høy Pedersen

B. 1898-11-04, Ordrup, Denmark; D. 1967-12-29
Sailing (1 silver)
1924 1928 HP
Olympic Monotype 17th 2006
6 Metres Class silver
2006


Alex Pedersen

Olympic Competitor nr 5522


Alf Pedersen

B. 1904-01-20, Bergen, Norway; D. 1925-03-03
Boxing
1924 HP
Men's Welterweight (-66.7 kg) R1 1.253
1.253


Anders Pedersen

B. 1899-12-16, København, Denmark; D. 1966-04-28
Bowing (1 silver)
1920 HP
Men's Flyweight (-50.8 kg) silver 6000
6000


Arne Pedersen

B. 1917-09-07, København, Denmark; D. 2001-09-15
Track Cycling
1936 HP
Men's 1000m Time Trial fifth 1500
Men's Team Pursuit 8th 192
1692


Bent Lassen Pedersen

B. 1945-07-24, Lyngby, Denmark
Cycling - Track & Cycling - Track
1972 1976 HP
Men's Team Pursuit QU:13th 19.2
Men's Road Race dnf -22.24
19.2


Bjarne Pedersen

B. 1944-01-18, Aalborg, Denmark
Rowing
1972 HP
Men's Coxed Fours Rep:5th 12
12


Carl Pedersen

Olympic Competitor nr 2801


Carl Alfred Pedersen

Olympic Competitor nr 2423


Carl Emil Pedersen

Olympic Competitor nr 7293


Carl Frederik Pedersen

Olympic Competitor nr 6737


Carl Julius Pedersen

Olympic Competitor nr 6336


Christian Møller Pedersen

B. 1889-10-27, Holstebro, Denmark; D. 1953-03-22
Gymnastics (1 gold)
1920 HP
Men's Team combined, Free system gold 1600
1600


(Peter) Christian Pedersen

Olympic Competitor nr 3261


Dynes Pedersen

B. 1893-05-26, Sunds, Denmark; D. 1960-12-28
Gymnastics (1 silver)
1920 HP
Men's Team combined, Swedish system silver 1000
1000


Egon Pedersen

B. 1946-04-20, Halsnæs, Denmark
Rowing
1972 HP
Men's Coxless Fours sixth 480
480


Ejvind Bue Stampe Pedersen

B. 1950-03-22, København, Denmark
Aquatics - Swimming
1968 1972 HP
Men's 100 metres Backstroke SF:16th SF:10th 106.4
Men's 200 metres Backstroke R1:10th R1:14th 116
222.4


Erna Rahbek Pedersen

B. 1926-10-06, København, Denmark
Archery
1972 HP
Women's Individual 26th 0.096
0.096


Ernst Emil Pedersen

B. 1936-10-08, Tjæreby, Denmark
Shooting
1968 1972 1976 HP
Skeet 10th 14th 174
174


Finn Pedersen

B. 1925-07-30, Roskilde, Denmark; D. 2012-01-14
Rowing (1 gold)
1948 1952 1956 HP
Men's Coxed Pairs gold 8410
Men's Coxless Pairs SF:4th
8410


Flemming Pedersen

B. 1947-09-02, Frederiksberg, Denmark
Football
1972 HP
Men's Team (SF:3rd) 164
164


Gerhard Sigvald Pedersen

B. 1912-04-09, Esjberg, Denmark; D. 1987-06-04
Boxing (1 bronze)
1936 HP
Men's Welterweight (-66.7 kg) bronze 3840
3840


Gunnar Dakin Pedersen

B. 1924-09-23, Århus, Denmark
Gymnastics
1952 HP
Men's Individual All-Around 132nd -
Men's Team All-Around 15th 2.5
Men's Floor Exercise 159th -
Men's Horse Vault 98th -
Men's Parallel Bars 158th -
Men's Horizontal Bar 114th -
Men's Rings 127th -
Men's Pommeled Horse 133rd -
2.5


Haakon Pedersen

B. 1906-10-09, Oslo, Norway; D. 1991-09-07
Speed Skating
1928 1932 HP
Men's 500 m sixth R1:4th 708
708


Hans Pedersen

Olympic Competitor nr 6114


Hans Eiler Pedersen

Olympic Competitor nr 6115


Hans Laurits Pedersen

Olympic Competitor nr 2424


Hans-Erik Pedersen

B. 1943-12-10, Vejle, Denmark
Boxing
1964 HP
Men's Welterweight (-67 kg) R16 79.13
79.13


Helmer Orla Leif Pedersen

B. 1930-03-28, København, Denmark, represented New Zealand; D. 1987-08-24
Sailing (1 gold)
1964 HP
Two−Person Heavyweight Dinghy (Flying Dutchman) gold 8000
8000


Ingolf Pedersen

Olympic Competitor nr 5274


Johannes Pedersen

B. 1892-04-26, Kimmerslev, Denmark; D. 1982-01-17
Gymnastics (1 silver)
1920 HP
Men's Team combined, Swedish system silver 1000
1000


John Wang Pedersen

B. 1948-03-31, Guldborgsund, Denmark
Greco-Roman Wrestling
1972 HP
Men's Middleweight (-82 kg) 15th 15
15


Karl Pedersen

B. 1902-01-23, Oslo, Norway; D. 1988-10-07
Wrestling - Greco-Roman
1928 HP
Men's Lightweight (-67.5 kg) 10th 150
150


Kristian Rudolf Pedersen

B. 1920-09-17, Horsens, Denmark; D. 1999-11-24
Cycling - Road
1948 HP
Men's Road Race, Individual 27th 0.05
Men's Road Race, Team dnf 0.025
0.075


(Oluf) Kristian (Edvin) Pedersen

B. 1878-03-14, København, Denmark; D. 1917-03-08

Olympic Competitor nr 2425


Maya Pedersen

B. 1972-11-27, Bern, Switzerland
Skeleton (1 gold)
2002 2006 2010 HP
Women fifth gold 9th 11340
11340


Mogens Pedersen (1)

B. 1937-12-15, Avnede, Denmark
Rowing
1960 HP
Men's Coxed Fours Rep:3rd 10.88
10.88


Mogens Pedersen (2)

B. 1937-12-15, Avnede, Denmark
Rowing
1968 HP
Men's Coxless Fours 10th 75
75


Niels Pedersen

B. 1888-08-05, Brenderup, Denmark; D. 1968-01-04
Athletics
1912 1920 HP
Men's 3000 m Walk 11th 64
Men's 10 km Walk R1:dq R1:dq 0.64
64.64

Olympic Competitor nr 5963


Olaf Pedersen

Olympic Competitor nr 6116


Ole Højlund Pedersen

B. 1943-02-17, Århus, Denmark
Cycling - Road
1964 1968 HP
Men's Road Race 15th 26th 15.096
Men's 100 km Team Time Trial 7th fourth 1500
1515.096


Ole Jacob Pedersen

Olympic Competitor nr 5555


Paul Pedersen

Olympic Competitor nr 3945


(Jens) Peder Pedersen

Olympic Competitor nr 2591


Peder Pedersen

B. 1945-11-03, Nørre Nærå, Denmark; D. 2015-01-09
Cycling - Track (1 gold)
1964 1968 1972 HP
Men's Sprint Rep2:3rd Rep1:FI Rep2;2nd 64.001
Men's Team Pursuit (gold) 3000
3064.001


Peder Dorf Pedersen

B. 1897-01-28, Rostrup, Denmark; D. 1967-09-13
Gymnastics (1 silver)
1920 HP
Men's Team combined, Swedish system silver 1000
1000


Peder Larsen Pedersen

Olympic Competitor nr 6117


Poul Ebbesen Pedersen

B. 1932-10-31, Århus, Denmark; D. 2016-12-23
Football (1 silver)
1960 HP
Men's Team silver 2000
2000


Roar Pedersen

B. 1927-11-24, Drammen, Norway; D. 1989-11-09
Ice Hockey
1952 HP
Men's Team 9th 80
80


Rudolf Pedersen

B. 1934-11-18, København, Denmark
Wrestling - Greco-Roman
1960 HP
Men's Featherweight (-62 kg) 17th 6
6


Sue Pedersen

B. 1953-10-16, Sacramento, Cal., USA
Swimming (2 gold, 2 silver)
1968 HP
100 m Free-style silver 4000
200 m Individual Medley silver 4000
400 m Individual Medley fourth 1600
4x100 m Free-style Relay gold 1600
4x100 m Medley Relay gold 1600
12800


Svend Ove Pedersen

B. 1920-10-31, Frederiksværk, Denmark; D. 2009-08-03
Rowing (1 bronze)
1952 HP
Men's Coxed Pairs bronze 3200
3200


Terje Olav Pedersen

B. 1943-02-09, Oslo, Norway
Athletics - Track & Field
1960 1964 HP
Men's Javelin Throw FI:dns QU:13th 76.8
76.8


Thor Inge Oluf Pedersen

B. 1924-08-31, Bergen, Norway; D. 2008-08-15
Rowing (1 bronze)
1948 HP
Men's Eights bronze 1280
1280


Trygve Pedersen

Olympic Competitor nr 7106


Viggo Pedersen

Olympic Competitor nr 6680


Wigmar Ingers Edvard Pedersen

B. 1946-10-09, Århus, Denmark
Athletics - Track & Field
1972 HP
Men's 3000 m Steeplechase R1:12th -5.86
0.0000086


Carlo Pedersoli

B. 1929-10-31, Napoli, Italy; D. 2016-06-27
Aquatics - Swimming
1952 1956 HP
Men's 100 metres Freestyle SF:12th SF:16th 46.4
Men's 4x200m Freestyle Relay R1:15th 2.5
48.9

He later became better known as Bud Spencer, acting in so-called "Spaghetti Westerns".


Pédery Árpád

Olympic Competitor nr 6435


Demetrios Pediadis

Olympic Competitor nr 2634


Ryszard Pędrak

B. 1932-05-17, Lvov (now Lviv in Ukraine), represented Poland; D. 2004-02-03
Luge
1964 HP
Doubles fifth 1250
1250


Aldo Antonio Pedrana

B. 1934-04-11, Bormio, Italy
Nordic Combined
1956 HP
Men's Individual 31st 0.0096
0.0096


Fabrizio Pedranzini

B. 1954-03-14, Valfurva, Italy
Cross-Country Skiing
1976 HP
Men's 15 kilometres 53rd -6.26
0.000000256


José Pedraza Zúñiga

B. 1937-09-19, La Mojonera, Mich., Mexico; D. 1998-06-01
Athletics (1 silver)
1968 HP
Men's 20 km Walk silver 4000
Men's 50 km Walk 8th 256
4256


Rubens Pedrazzi

B. 1907, Modena, Italy; D. 1980
Art Competitions
1936 HP
Sculpture - unknown event AC 0.083
0.083


Waldemar Pedrazzi

B. 1955-04-07, represented Uruguay
Cycling - Road & Cycling - Track
1976 HP
Men's Road Race dnf -22.24
Men's Team Pursuit QU:16th 4.8
4.8


Mario Pedretti

B. 1948-02-07, Verbania, Italy
Canoeing - Kayak Sprint
1972 HP
Men's Kayak Fours 1000 m fourth 800
800


Paolo Pedretti

B. 1906-01-22, Orsenigo, Italy; D. 1983-02-22
Cycling - Track (1 gold)
1932 HP
Men's Team Pursuit gold 4800
4800


Italo Pedroncelli

B. 1935-11-23, Madesimo, Italy; D. 1987
Alpine Skiing
1956 1960 1964 HP
Men's Downhill 24th 0.16
Men's Giant Slalom 19th 18th 4.16
Men's Slalom dnf 11th 11th 128
132.32


Angelo Paolo Pedroni

B. 1943-10-06; Cremona, Italy
Canoeing - Kayak Sprint
1964 HP
Men's Kayak Fours 1000 metres sixth 320
320


Silvio Pedroni

B. 1918-01-24, Castelverde, Italy; D. 2003-06-13
Cycling - Road
1948 HP
Men's Road Race, Individual 10th 125
Men's Road Race, Team fourth 400
525


Ivan Pedroso

B. 1972-12-17, Cuba
Athletics (1 gold)
1992 1996 2000 2004 HP
Long Jump fourth 12th gold 7th 15825
2400 60 9600 600 15825


Eugeniusz Pędzisz

B. 1946-02-21, Zielona Góra, Poland
Shooting
1968 1972 1976 1980 HP
Free Rifle 20th 19th 3.9
Small−Bore Rifle, 3 Positions 36th 14th 8th 272.00064
275.90064


Written 2002-08-22 - last modified 2022-09-01

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