Eino Leino (sport wrestler)

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Eino Leino
Born (1891-04-07)7 April 1891
Kuopio, Finland
Died 30 November 1986(1986-11-30) (aged 95)
Tampere, Finland
Eino Leino
Medal record
Competitor for  Finland
Men's freestyle wrestling
Olympic Games
Gold 1920 Antwerp Freestyle Middleweight
Silver 1924 Paris Freestyle Welterweight
Bronze 1928 Amsterdam Freestyle Lightweight
Bronze 1932 Los Angeles Freestyle Welterweight

Eino Leino (7 April 1891 – 30 November 1986) was a Finnish freestyle wrestler and Olympic champion.

He won a gold medal at the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp,[1] and a silver medal at the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris.[2] He received Olympic bronze medals in 1928 and 1932.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1920 Summer Olympics – Antwerp, Belgium – Wrestling". databaseOlympics.com'. Retrieved April 8, 2008. 
  2. ^ "1924 Summer Olympics – Paris, France – Wrestling". databaseOlympics.com. Retrieved April 8, 2008. 
  3. ^ "Eino Leino Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2013-09-07.