Arvo Haavisto

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Arvo Haavisto
Born (1900-01-07)7 January 1900
Ilmajoki, Finland
Died 22 April 1977(1977-04-22) (aged 77)
Ilmajoki, Finland
Arvo Haavisto
Medal record
Competitor for  Finland
Men's freestyle wrestling
Olympic Games
Gold 1928 Amsterdam Freestyle Welterweight
Bronze 1924 Paris Lightweight

Arvo Haavisto (7 January 1900 – 22 April 1977) was a Finnish freestyle wrestler and Olympic champion.[1]

He received a bronze medal at the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris.[2]

He won a gold medal at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Arvo Haavisto Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2013-09-08. 
  2. ^ "1924 Summer Olympics – Paris, France – Wrestling" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on April 9, 2008)
  3. ^ "1928 Summer Olympics – Amsterdam, Netherlands – Wrestling" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on April 9, 2008)