Russell Vis

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Russell Vis
Born (1900-06-22)June 22, 1900
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
Died April 1, 1990(1990-04-01) (aged 89)
San Diego, California, United States
Russell Vis
Medal record
Competitor for the  United States
Men's wrestling
Olympic Games
Gold 1924 Paris Freestyle, lightweight

Russell Vis (June 22, 1900 – April 1, 1990) was an American wrestler and Olympic champion. Vis competed at the 1924 Olympic Games in Paris, where he received a gold medal in freestyle lightweight.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1924 Summer Olympics – Paris, France – Wrestling"databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on April 28, 2008)
  2. ^ "Russell Vis Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2013-09-09.