Berndt Katter

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Berndt Katter
Personal information
Born (1932-01-15)15 January 1932
Helsinki, Finland
Died July 20, 2014(2014-07-20) (aged 82)
Turku, Finland
Sport
Sport Modern pentathlon

Berndt Leopold Katter (15 October 1932-20 July 2014[1]) was a Finnish former modern pentathlete and Olympic medalist.[2][3] He thrived at the national level in water-polo (national gold), swimming and fencing.

Civilian life[edit]

Besides his sport career, Katter worked in SOK, the Turku Lamp, OPA Ltd, Humppila Glass and Sylvi Salonen Oy's service.

Katter had three children: musician Thomas Katter, Niclas v. Bonsdorff, and Christofer v. Bonsdorff. He was married with textile-artist Riitta Suomi. They lived in Turku.

Achievements[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tallroth-Kock, Lena; Santanen, Pekka (10 August 2014). "Berndt Katter". hs.fi (in Finnish). Helsingin Sanomat. Retrieved 11 August 2014. 
  2. ^ "Olympics Statistics: Berndt Katter". databaseolympics.com. Retrieved 2012-07-21. 
  3. ^ "Berndt Katter Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-07-21. 

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