Great Olympians

Biographies - PUR


Noel Purcell

B. 1891-11-15, Dublin, Ireland, represented Great Britain in 1920 and Ireland in 1924; D. 1962-03-31
Aquatics - Water Polo (1 gold)
1920 1924 HP
Men's Water Polo gold eighth 3304
3304


Ralph Kenneth Purchase

B. 1916-07-11, Newport, Wash., USA; D. 2000-01-11
Rowing (1 gold)
1948 HP
Men's Eights gold 3200
3200


Zac Purchase

Great Britain
Rowing (1 gold, 1 silver)
2008 2012 HP
Lightweight Double Sculls gold silver 13000
13000

Twice together with Mark Hunter.


Bob Purdie

B. 1911-02-18, Glasgow, Great Britain, represented New Zealand; D. 1982-07-09
Boxing
1932 HP
Men's Lightweight (-61.2 kg) R1 116.9
116.9


William Kimball "Bill" Purdy

B. 1946-06-26, Chicago, Ill., USA
Rowing
1968 HP
Men's Coxed Fours fifth 750
750


Charlie Purdy

B. 1905-11-24, Auckland, New Zealand
Boxing
1924 HP
Men's Lightweight (-61.2 kg) R1 1.165
1.165


Earl Purdy

represented the USA
Art Competitions
1932 HP
Painting 3 entries 6.558
6.558


Püreviin Dagvasüren

B. 1943-06-13, Batsümber sum, Mongolia; D. 2014-09-19
Judo
1972 HP
Men's Heavyweight (+93 kg) R1 3.64
3.64


Pertti Ilmari Purhonen

B. 1942-06-14, Helsinki, Finland; D. 2011-02-05
Boxing (1 bronze)
1964 HP
Men's Welterweight (-67 kg) bronze 3120
3120


Domenico Purificato

B. 1915-03-14, Fondi, Italy; D. 1984-11-06
Art Competitions
1948 HP
Painting - unknown event AC 2.873
2.873


Eino Purje

B. 1900-02-02, Kymi, Finland, then part of Russia; D. 1984-09-02
Athletics - Track & Field (1 bronze)
1928 1932 HP
Men's 1500 m bronze FI:dnf 2624
Men's 5000 m FI:dnf 40
2664


Hongsa Purnaveja

B. 1928-03-28, represented Thailand
Shooting
1964 HP
Men's Small−Bore Rifle, Prone 67th -9.40
0.0000000004


Clyde Purnell

Olympic Competitor nr 4742


Siegfried Purner

B. 1915-02-16, Innsbruck, Austria; D. 1944-02-03
Handball (1 silver)
1936 HP
Men's Team silver 2000
2000


Kenneth Richard "Ken" Purpur

B. 1932-03-01, Grand Forks, ND, USA; D. 2011-06-05
Ice Hockey (1 silver)
1956 HP
Men's Team silver 2000
2000


Dieter Pürschel

B. 1941-02-07, Weißwasser, Sachsen, Germany, represented East Germany
Ice Hockey
1968 HP
Men"s Team 8th 128
128


Anthony John Richard Purssell

B. 1926-07-05, from Oxford, represented Great Britain
Rowing
1948 HP
Men's Coxed Fours QF:2nd 127.5
127.5


Aleksandr Purtov

B. 1935-10-27, represented the Soviet Union
Equestrianism - Jumping
1964 HP
Jumping, Individual 36th -3.80
Jumping, Team 11th 16
16.0008


Allan Ruggles "Al" Purvis

B. 1929-01-09, Trochu, Alb., Canada; D. 2009-08-13
Ice Hockey (1 gold)
1952 HP
Men's Team gold 3200
3200


Nancy Carol Purvis

B. 1949-08-06, Topeka, Kans., USA
Canoeing - Kayak Sprint
1972 HP
Women's Kayak Doubles 500 m Rep:4th 75
75


Tom Purvis

B. 1888-06-12, Bristol, England, Great Britain; D. 1959-08-27
Art Competitions
1928 1932 HP
Painting, Drawings & Water Colours 5 works 189.85
Painting, unknown event 5 works 10.93
200.78


Written 2012-02-17 - last modified 2022-01-15

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