Great Olympians

Biographies - ZUC


Michel Zucarelli

B. 1953-10-30, Paris, France
Cycling - Track
1972 HP
Men's Individual Pursuit QU:20th 1.5
Men's Team Pursuit QU:15th 7.5
9


Vittorio Zucca

B. 1895-10-03, Pula, Croatia, then part of Austria, in 1920 part of Italy; D. 1943-06-30
Athletics
1920 1924 HP
Men's 100 m QF:5th R1:3rd 0.36416
Men's 4 x 100 m Relay SF:dq 6.4
6.76416

The city of Pola became Yugoslavian Pula in 1945, and the mainly Italian population fled. Today, there are barely 5% Italians left. Considering his Italian name, I call this athlete Italian.


Francesco Zucchetti

B. 1902-04-14, Cernusco sul Naviglio, Italy; D. 1980-02-08
Track Cycling (1 gold)
1924 HP
Men's Team Pursuit gold 4800
4800


Antonio A. Zucchi

represented Argentina
Hockey
1948 HP
Men's team R1:2nd 410
410


Dino Zucchi

B. 1927-12-05, Bastiglia, Italy; D. 2011-10-11
Basketball
1952 HP
Men's Team QR:3rd 1.36
1.36


Franco Zucchi

B. 1917-11-22, Napoli, Italy
Sailing
1960 HP
5.5 metres Class 11th 64
64


Giovanni Zucchi

B. 1931-08-14, Mandello del Lario, Italy
Rowing (1 bronze)
1956 1960 1964 HP
Men's Coxless Fours fourth fifth 4257
Men's Coxed Fours bronze
4257


Giuseppe Zucchinetti

B. 1924-11-20, Alassio, Italy; D. 2009
Sailing
1968 HP
5.5 Metres Class fifth 1000
1000


Lelio Vincenzo "Luigi" Zucchini

B. 1915-10-29, West Springfield, USA, represented Italy; D. 1986-03-01
Ice Hockey
1936 HP
Men's Team R1:3rd 45.5
45.5


Mario Zucchini

B. 1910-07-05, Palata, Italy; D. 1997-02-03
Ice Hockey
1936 HP
Men's Team R1:3rd 45.5
45.5


Ross Barta Zucco

B. 1934-04-20, South Gate, Cal., USA; D. 1960-09-28
Speed Skating
1960 HP
Men's 10000 metres 10th 100
100


Vincenzo Zucconelli

B. 1931-06-03, Jolanda di Savoia, Italy
Cycling - Road (1 silver)
1952 HP
Men's Road Race sixth 800
Men's Road Race, Team silver 1000
1800


Erika Zuchold, née Barth

B. 1947-03-19, Altenburg, Thür., Germany, represented East Germany; D. 2015-08-22
Artistic Gymnastics (4 silver, 1 bronze)
1968 1972 HP
Women's Individual All-Round fourth fourth 3200
Women's Team All-Round bronze silver 1640
Women's Horse Vault silver silver 2000
Women's Uneven Bars fifth silver 1250
Women's Balance Beam sixth sixth 320
8410


Annelore Zückert

B. 1925-02-05, Grödig, Austria; D. 2009-09-27
Alpine Skiing
1948 HP
Women's Downhill 16th 4.8
Women's Slalom dnf 0.026
4.826


Written 2001-02-06 - last modified 2021-11-16

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