Great Olympians

Biographies - PIE


Ryszard Piec

B. 1913-08-17, Lipiny, Poland, then part of Germany; D. 1979-06-26
Football
1936 HP
Men's Team (fourth) 800
800


Barbara Piecha

B. 1948-03-04, Katowice, Poland
Luge
1972 1976 HP
Women's Singles 9th 13th 278.4
278.4


Danuta Zdzisława Piecyk

B. 1950-09-27, Stargard Szczeciński, Poland
Athletics - Track & Field
1972 HP
Women's 400 metres QF:5th 2.29
Women's 4x400 m Relay R1:dnf 5.2
7.49


Jean-Paul Pieddeloup

from Paris, represented France; D. 2009-12-14
Rowing
1948 HP
Men's Coxed Fours SF:2nd 810
810


Christian Piek

B. 1889-01-23, represented Belgium
Tug-of-War (1 bronze)
1920 HP
Men's Team bronze 1280
1280


Leonard Gijsbrecht "Leo" Piek

B. 1927-09-07, Utrecht, the Netherlands; D. 2013-06-01
Wrestling - Greco-Roman
1960 HP
Men's Lightweight (-67 kg) 16th 9.6
9.6


Andrzej Ryszard Piekoszewski

B. 1950-06-30, Szczecin, Poland
Luge
1976 HP
Men's Singles 19th 2.4
2.4


Silke Pielen

B. 1955-08-29, Nordhorn, NS, Germany, represented West Germany
Aquatics - Swimming (1 bronze)
1972 HP
Women's 100 m Backstroke 8th 256
Women's 4x100 m Medley Relay bronze 640
896


Walter Piemann

B. 1926-11-14, from Linz, represented Austria
Canoeing - Kayak Sprint
1948 HP
Men's Kayak Singles 1000m 8th 256
Men's Kayak Doubles 10000m 9th 120
376


Godfrey Anathore "Blondie" Pienaar

B. 1926-05-12 represented South Africa; D. 2004-06
Freestyle Wrestling
1952 HP
Men's Lightweight (-67 kg) 8th 384
384


Nicolaas Pieneman

B. 1880-12-01, Amsterdam, the Netherlands; D. 1938-12-01
Art Competitions
1928 HP
Painting, Paintings AC 25.02
25.02


Ronald "Ronni" Pieper

B. 1948-03-21, represented Switzerland; D. 2007-08-26
Sailing
1972 HP
Three Person Keelboat (Soling) 20th 1
1


Willy H. A. Pieper

B. 1911-07-09, represented Switzerland
Sailing
1936 1948 1952 HP
One−Person Dinghy (Olympiajolle) 8th 432.4
One−Person Dinghy (Finn) 13th
432.4


Fritz Felix Piepes

Olympic Competitor nr 3189

He was born in Prague but Czechia (Bohemia) had a separate team in 1908 and 1912, so he must be classed as Austrian.


Vicenç Piera i Pañella

B. 1903-06-11, Barcelona, Spain; D. 1960-06-13
Football
1924 HP
Men's Football R1 0.85
0.85


F. Pieraccini

Olympic Competitor nr 2744


Emanuela Pierantozzi

B. 1968-08-22, Bologna, Italy
Judo (1 silver, 1 bronze)
1992 1996 2000 HP
Women's Middleweight (-66 kg) silver R1 10033.782
Women's Half Heavyweight (-78 kg) bronze
10033.782


Christopher Thomas Pierce

B. 1942-12-21, represented Great Britain
Rowing
1972 HP
Men's Coxed Fours 10th 75
75


Frank Pierce

Olympic Competitor nr 2042


Roxanne Taillard Pierce

B. 1954-10-14, Springfield, NJ, USA
Artistic Gymnastics
1972 HP
Women's Individual Combined 33rd -2.26
WomMen's Team Combined fourth 400
400.00256


Sydney Pierce

B. 1901-03-30, Montréal, Québ., Canada; D. 1992-05-17
Athletics
1924 HP
Men's 110 m Hurdles R1:3rd 3.557
3.557


Edward John "Ted" Pierce

B. 1933-07-03, Balmain, NSW, Australia
Aquatics - Water Polo
1956 1960 1964 HP
Men's Team 9th QU:4th QU:3rd 132.75
132.75


Ted Piercy

Olympic Competitor nr 3440


Gianfranco Claudio Sergio Pieri

B. 1937-02-06, Trieste, Italy
Besketball
1960 1964 HP
Men's Team fourth fifth 1300
1300


Thomas Pierie

B. 1907-05-12, Wyncote, Penn., USA; D. 1978-01-26
Rowing
1932 HP
Men's Coxless Fours fourth 1200
1200


Gastone Pierini

B. 1899-09-27, Ancona, Italy; D. 1967
Weightlifting (1 bronze)
1924 1928 1932 1936 HP
Men's Lightweight (-67.5 kg) 12th 8th bronze 10th 4434
4434


Khristos Panagiotis Pierrakos

B. 1940-01-25, Skala, Greece
Athletics - Track & Field
1964 HP
Men's Javelin Throw 10th 150
150


Perikles Pierrakos-Mavromikhalis

B. 1863, represented Greece; D. 1938
Fencing (1 bronze)
1896 HP
Men's Foil, Individual R1:2nd 3120
3120

Olympic Competitor nr 39


Jean-Paul Pierrat

B. 1952-07-03, Xonrupt, France
Cross-Country Skiing
1976 1980 HP
Men's 15 kilometres 18th 14th 18.56
Men's 30 kilometres 19th 1.6
Men's 50 kilometres 11th 12th 104
Men's 4x10 km Relay 11th 10th 41
165.16


Daniel Pierre

B. 1891-01-17, Ouainville, France; D. 1979-01-21
Athletics
1920 1924 HP
Men's Discus Throw QU:15th QU:19th 17.4
Men's Shot Put QU:16th 9.6
27


Fritz Pierre

B. 1949-04-02, represented Haiti
Athletics - Track & Field
1972 HP
Men's 800 metres R1:7th -6.53
0.00000053


Laura Pierre

B. 1956-01-13, Arima, Trinidad & Tobago
Athletics - Track & Field
1972 HP
Women's 200 metres R1:36th -3.64
0.00064


Marie-Louise Pierre

B. 1955-08-25, represented Haiti
Athletics - Track and Field
1976 HP
Women's 200 metres R1:36th -3.64
0.00064


Arnold Pierret

represented Belgium
Gymnastics (1 bronze)
1920 HP
Men's Team combined, Swedish system bronze 640
640


Emilio Piersantelli

B. 1888, Ascoli Piceno, Italy
Shooting
1924 HP
Men's Rapid-Fire Pistol 37th 0.0006
0.0006


Silvana Pierucci

B. 1929-02-21, Genova, Italy
Athletics
1948 HP
Women's Long Jump QU:14th 24
24

She later played Basketball and made the Italian team in that sport.


Krzysztof Pierwieniecki

B. 1952-04-07, Łubowo, Poland
Boxing
1972 HP
Men's Light-Welterweight (-63.5 kg) R1 1.02
1.02


Benoit "Ben" Piessens

B. 1913-04-10, from Antwerpen, represented Belgium
Rowing
1948 HP
Men's Double Sculls SF:3rd 500
500


Arsène R. Piesset

B. 1919-07-31, from Loches, represented France
Athletics
1948 HP
Men's Marathon dnf 0.000096
0.000096


Constant Pieterse

B. 1895-06-19, Amsterdam, the Netherlands; D. 1992-03-27
Rowing
1924 1928 HP
Men's Single Sculls Rep:2nd 1500
Men's Double Sculls QF 1350
2850


Johannes Aloysius Maria "Jan" Pieterse

B. 1942-10-29, Oude Tonge, the Netherlands
Cycling - Road (1 gold)
1964 HP
Men's Road Race 42nd -4.60
Men's 100 km Team Time Trial gold 4800
4800.00006


Aatto Johannes Pietikäinen

B. 1921-10-07, Kuopio, Finland; D. 1966-04-02
Ski Jumping
1948 HP
Men's Individual 8th 384
384


Matti Pietikäinen

B. 1927-10-29, Kuopio, Finland; D. 1967-11-15
Ski Jumping
1948 HP
Men's Individual fourth 2400
2400


Jaakko Sakari Pietilä

B. 1912-08-25, Ilmajoki, Finland, then part of Russia; D. 1983-04-29
Wrestling - Freestyle
1936 HP
Men's Welterweight (-72 kg) 10th 150
150


Irja Ester Helena "Leena" Pietilä

B. 1925-03-29, Jämsä, Finland; D. 2014-05-20
Figure Skating
1952 HP
Women's Singles 20th 1.5
1.5


Bogusława Pietkiewicz

B. 1944-08-16, Sokołów Podlaski, Poland; D. 2012-01-27
Aquatics - Diving
1968 HP
Women's Springboard QU:20th 1
Women's Platform fifth 1000
1001


Pietory

Olympic Competitor nr 361


Peter Paul Pietras

B. 1908-04-21, Trenton, NJ, USA; D. 1993-04-15
Football
1936 HP
Men's Team R1 26.38
26.38


Francesco Pietrasanta

Olympic Competitor nr 5460


Dorando Pietri

Olympic Competitor nr 3122


Monique Piétri

B. 1945-04-20, from Marseille, represented France
Aquatics - Swimming
1964 HP
Women's 100 metres Freestyle R1:33rd -2.26
0.00256


Silvio Pietroboni

B. 1904-03-09, Milano, Italy; D. 1987-02-18
Football (1 bronze)
1928 HP
Men's Team (bronze) 287
287


Stanisława Pietruszczak

B. 1953-05-08, Tomaszó Mazowiecki, Poland
Speed Skating
1976 HP
Women's 500 metres 14th 16
16


Jerzy Pietrzyk

B. 1955-04-17, Warszawa, Poland
Athletics - Track and Field (1 silver)
1976 1980 HP
Men's 400 metres SF:5th R1:5th 130.00084
Men's 4x400 m Relay silver R1:10th 1025
1155.00084


Zbigniew Pietrzykowski

B. 1934-10-04, Bielsko-Biala, Poland
Boxing (1 silver, 2 bronze)
1956 1960 1964 HP
Light Middleweight (-71 kg) bronze 13464
Light Heavyweight (-81 kg) silver bronze
13464

In 1956, he lost in the semi final to Papp László. In 1960, he lost to Cassius Clay (Mohammed Ali) in the final.


Eckehard Pietzsch

B. 1939-10-14, Blumberg, Sachsen, Germany, represented East Germany
Volleyball (1 silver)
1968 1972 HP
Men's Team fourth silver 2800
2800


Jochen Pietzsch

B. 1963-12-01, Sachsen-Anhalt; (then East-)Germany, represented the German Democratic Republic
Luge (1 gold, 1 bronze)
1984 1988 HP
Doubles bronze gold 11200
11200

Twice together with Jörg Hoffmann.


Written 2001-02-02 - last modified 2022-07-21

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