Great Olympians

Biographies - VIG


Félix Vigeveno

B. 1881-03-25, Amsterdam, the Netherlands; D. 1955-09-06
Fencing
1906 1908 1912 1920 1924 HP
Men's Foil, Individual R1:ac SF:4th 19.592
Men's Foil, Team sixth R1:3rd 143
Men's Épée, Individual fourth R1:8th 1500
Men's Sabre, Individual R1:7th 0.0039
1662.5959

Olympic Competitor nr 2524


Gabriël Vigeveno

Olympic Competitor nr 2525


Jórunn Viggósdóttir

B. 1957-12-31, represented Iceland
Alpine Skiing
1976 HP
Women's Giant Slalom 35th -2.10
Women's Slalom dnf -4.40
0.00104


Vígh Erzsébet

B. 1935-02-27, Timișoara, Romania, represented Hungary
Athletics - Track & Field
1956 HP
Women's Javelin Throw 7th 600
600


Vígh Imre

B. 1938-04-03, Székesfehérvár, Hungary; D. 2001-04-23
Freestyle Wrestling
1964 HP
Men's Light−Heavyweight (-97 kg) 8th 384
384


Paul Vighals

Olympic Competitor nr 5346


Hernán Vigil Simpson

B. 1910-07-29, Viña del Mar, Chile; D. 1980
Equestrianism - Eventing
1952 HP
Three−Day Event, Individual dnf 0.00000002
Three−Day Event, Team dnf -
0.00000002


Marino Enrico Vigna

B. 1938-11-06, Milano, Italy
Cycling - Track (1 gold)
1960 HP
Men's Team Pursuit gold 4800
4800


Louis Charles Léon Vignaud

B. 1929-06-14, Angers, France; D. 2014-07-10
Shooting
1968 HP
Free Pistol 32nd -2.60
0.006


René Vignaud

B. 1893-01-19, represented France; D. 1969-10
Athletics
1920 HP
Men's 3000 m Team fourth 400
400


Gilles Vigne

B. 1950-03-14, represented France
Swimming
1972 HP
Men's 100 m Freestyle 19th 1.6
Men's 4x100 m Freestyle Relay 7th 100
101.6


Roger Vigneron

B. 1910, Champagne, France; D. 1973
Athletics
1932 HP
Men's 3000 metres Steeplechase R1:6th 78
78


Maurice Marie Joseph Vignerot

B. 1879-11-25, Paris, France; D. 1953-09-28
Croquet (1 silver)
1900 HP
singles 2 balls silver 4000
4000

Olympic Competitor nr 746


Vigneulles

represented France
Equestrianism - Jumping & Equestrianism - Miscellaneous
1900 HP
Chevaux de Selle ac 86.17
High Jump ac 289.3
Jumping ac 190.6
566.07

The High Jumper is listed as Wignolle, and the MADMen say that this is possible Vigneulles. I choose to merge these two athletes.

Olympic Competitor nr 515


L. Vignola

Olympic Competitor nr 2576


Farpi Vignoli

B. 1907-08-21, Bologna, Italy; D. 1997-11
Art Competitions (1 gold)
1936 HP
Sculpture - Statues gold 6400
6400


Jean-Jacques Vignon

B. 1934, represented France
Rowing
1956 HP
Men's Eights Rep:4th 32
32


Philippe Vignon

B. 1942-09-28, Paris, France
Hockey
1968 HP
Men's Team 10th 50
50


Esteban (Vigo Benítez)

B. 1955-01-17, Vélez, Spain
Football
1976 HP
Men's Team R1:3rd 38.96
38.96


(Henri) Armand Viguier

B. 1868-09-23, Cahuzac-sur-Vère, France; D. 1934-11-11
Fencing
1900 HP
Men's Foil for Masters, Individual Rep:ac 0.6
0.6

Olympic Competitor nr 375


Charles Vigurs

Olympic Competitor nr 3685


John Philip Chambre Vigurs

B. 1934-03-21, Perth, Scotland, Great Britain; D. 1994
Rowing
1960 HP
Men's Coxless Fours fifth 750
750

He rowed for England at the 1962 Commonwealth Games.


Written 2002-11-01 - last modified 2022-10-17

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