Gian Giorgio Trissino (equestrian)

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For the Renaissance humanist, see Gian Giorgio Trissino.
Gian Giorgio Trissino
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Personal information
Full name Giovanni Giorgio Trissino
Nationality Italian
Born (1877-07-22)July 22, 1877
Vicenza, Italy
Died 22 December 1963(1963-12-22) (aged 86)
Milan, Italy
Sport
Country Italy Italy
Sport Equestrian
Event(s) Jumping
Retired 1982

Count Giovanni Giorgio Trissino (22 July 1877 – 22 December 1963) was an Italian horse rider who competed in the 1900 Olympic Games.

Biography[edit]

In Paris he tied to the gold medal in the high jump event with Dominique Gardères and was fourth in the same competition with a different horse. He also won a silver medal in the long jump event.

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