Kalle Anttila

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Kalle Anttila
Born (1887-08-30)30 August 1887
Muhos, Finland
Died 1 January 1975(1975-01-01) (aged 87)
Helsinki, Finland
Kalle Anttila
Medal record
Competitor for  Finland
Men's wrestling
Olympic Games
Gold 1920 Antwerp Freestyle Lightweight
Gold 1924 Paris Greco-Roman Featherweight

Kalle Anttila (30 August 1887 – 1 January 1975) was a Finnish wrestler and Olympic champion in both freestyle wrestling and Greco-Roman wrestling.

He won a gold medal at the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp,[1] and also at the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris.[2][3]

He became world champion in 1921, and again in 1922.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1920 Summer Olympics – Antwerp, Belgium – Wrestling" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on April 8, 2008)
  2. ^ "1924 Summer Olympics – Paris, France – Wrestling" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on April 8, 2008)
  3. ^ "Kalle Anttila Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2013-09-07.