Great Olympians

Biographies - THA


Edin Thomas Thacker

B. 1913-07-24, Germiston, South Africa; D. 1974-08-04
Athletics - Track and Field
1936 HP
Men's High Jump 12th 60
60


Albertine Thackwell

Olympic Competitor nr 4053


Dean Allan Thackwray

B. 1933-03-07, Norwood, Mass., USA; D. 2003-09-07
Athletics - Track & Field
1956 HP
Men's Marathon dnf 0.0000096
0.0000096


Heiner Thade

B. 1942-09-15, Lüdinghausen, N-W, Germany, represented West Germany
Modern Pentathlon
1968 1972 HP
Men's Individual 32nd 7th 500.005
Men's Team 13th sixth 166.4
666.405


Bjørn Thalbitzer

B. 1895-12-13, Frederiksberg, Denmark; D. 1969-03-31
Tennis
1924 HP
Men's Singles R2 0.00027
Men's Doubles R1 0.00081
0.00108


Erwin Thaler

B. 1930-05-21, Innsbruck, Austria; D. 2001-11-29
Bobsleigh (2 silver)
1964 1968 HP
Two−Man 8th fourth 2320
Four−Man silver silver 6000
8320


Helmut Thaler

B. 1940-01-22, Imst, Austria
Luge (1 silver)
1964 1968 HP
Men's Singles 14th 24
Doubles silver 5000
5024


Klaus-Peter Thaler

B. 1949-05-14, Eckmannshausen, N-W, Germany, represented West Germany
Cycling - Road
1976 HP
Men's Road Race 9th 240
240


Thales Monteiro, "Thales"

B. 1925-02-20, Araraquare, SP, Brazil; D. 1993-04-02
Basketball
1952 HP
Men's Team sixth 320
320


Melchior Thalmann

B. 1924-05-21, from Zürich, represented Switzerland; D. 2013-08-28
Gymnastics (2 silver)
1948 1952 HP
Men's Individual All-Around 21st 25th 0.74
Men's Team All-Around (silver) silver 1000
Men's Floor Exercise 25th 103rd 0.025
Men's Horse Vault 20th 28th 0.2564
Men's Parallel Bars 20th 23rd 0.314
Men's Horizontal Bar 46th 7th 100
Men's Rings 31st 53rd -
Men's Pommeled Horse 23rd 13th 6.464
1107.7994


Robert Thalmann

B. 1949-02-01, Menznau, Switzerland
Cycling - Road
1976 HP
Men's Road Race dnf -22.24
-22.24


Tham Kook Chin

B. 1943-11-07, represented Malaysia
Freestyle Wrestling
1964 HP
Men's Lightweight (-70 kg) 22nd 0.6
0.6


Santi Thamasucharit

B. 1951-04-07, represented Thailand
Sailing
1976 HP
Two Person Dinghy (470) 24th 0.2
0.2


Jacob Tullin Thams

B. 1898-04-07, Oslo, Norway; D. 1954-07-27
Ski Jumping & Sailing (1 gold, 1 silver)
Ski Jumping 1924 1928 HP
Individual gold 28th 9600.038
Sailing 1936 HP
8 Meter class silver 2000
11600.038


Than Tun

B. 1941-05-10, Mandalay, Burma (now Myanmar)
Boxing
1960 HP
Men's Featherweight (-57 kg) R1 1.088
1.088


Peter Ramaswamy Thangaraj

B. 1935-12-24, Hyderabad, AP, India; D. 2008-11-24
Football
1956 1960 HP
Men's Team (fourth) R1:4th 807.25
807.25


Jungle Thangata

B. 1948-03-15, represented Malawi
Boxing
1972 HP
Men's Featherweight (-57 kg) R1 1.02
1.02


Rudolf "Rudi" Thanner

B. 1944-08-20, Füssen, Bay., Germany, represented West Germany; D. 2007-08-09
Ice Hockey (1 bronze)
1968 1972 1976 HP
Men"s Team 7th 7th bronze 1680
1680


Franz Thannheimer

B. 1904-04-07, Oberstdorf, Bayern, Germany; D. 1971-06-27
Ski Jumping
1928 HP
Men's Ski Jumping 17th 6
6


Konstantinos Thanopoulos

Olympic Competitor nr 2973


Charles Thaon

B. 1910-09-03, from Paris, represented France
Speed Skating
1928 HP
Men's 500 m 28th 0.0256
Men's 1500 m 26th 0.064
Men's 5000 m 30th 0.01
0.0996


Paolo, Conte Thaon Di Revel

B. 1888-05-02, Toulon, France, represented Italy; D. 1973-05-31
Fencing (1 gold)
1920 HP
Men's Épée, Individual R1:7th 0.000000037
Men's Épée, Team gold 1600
1600


Bhim Bahadur Thapa

B. 1944, represented Nepal
Boxing
1964 HP
Men's Featherweight (-57 kg) R32 1.02
1.02


Ganga Bahadur Thapa

B. 1935, Pharping, Nepal; D. 2011-01-25
Athletics - Track & Field
1964 HP
Men's Marathon dnf -9.38
0.000000000384


Nam Singh Thapa

B. 1946-08-08, Manakamana, Nepal
Boxing
1964 HP
Men's Flyweight (-51 kg) R2 79.13
79.13


Tharnói-Kostyál László

B. 1912-07-15, Budapest, Hungary; D. 1997-07-15
Art Competitions
1936 HP
Literature - unknown event AC 254.5
254.5


Erik Thastum

B. 1926-02-17, København, Denmark
Boxing
1948 HP
Men's Bantamweight (-54 kg) R1 1.165
1.165


Gustav Thaulow

Olympic Competitor nr 6915


Sven Thaulow

B. 1905-10-24, Trondheim, Norway; D. 1967-09-17
Swimming
1924 HP
Men's 100 m Backstroke SF:5th 195
195


Ernesto Thayaht

B. 1893-08-21, Firenze, Italy; D. 1959-04-29
Art Competitions
1936 HP
Sculpture - unknown event AC 0.083
0.083

His real name was Ernest Henry Michahelles.


Nontaslip Thayansilp

B. 1936, represented Thailand
Boxing
1956 HP
Men's Featherweight (-57 kg) R2 79.13
79.13


Axel Thayssen

Olympic Competitor nr 5024


Written 2011-12-12 - last modified 2022-11-25

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