Arvo Askola

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Arvo Askola
Personal information
Full name Arvo Askola
Nationality  Finland
Born (1909-12-02)December 2, 1909
Valkeala
Died November 23, 1975(1975-11-23) (aged 65)
Kuusankoski
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 65 kg (143 lb)
Sport
Sport Running
Event(s) 10,000 metres

Arvo Askola (2 December 1909, Valkeala – 23 November 1975) was a Finnish track and field athlete who mainly competed in the 10,000 metres event. He competed for Finland in the 1936 Summer Olympics held in Berlin, where he won the silver medal in the men's 10,000 metres competition.

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