András Székely

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András Székely
András Székely 1931.jpg
András Székely at the 1931 European Championships
Personal information
Born5 March 1909
Tatabánya, Hungary
Died25 January 1943 (aged 33)
Chernihiv, Ukraine
ClubFerencvárosi TC, Budapest

András Székely (5 March 1909 – 25 January 1943) was a Hungarian swimmer who won a bronze medal in the 4 × 200 m freestyle relay at the 1932 Summer Olympics. He won a European title in this event in 1931.

Székely was Jewish. He was killed by the Nazis in 1943 at a forced labor camp in Chernihiv, Ukraine.[1][2][3]

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  1. ^ Kay Schaffer & Sidonie Smith (2000). The Olympics at the Millennium: Power, Politics, and the Games. Rutgers University Press. p. 61. ISBN 0-8135-2820-8.
  2. ^ András Székely.
  3. ^ "Olympians Who Were Killed or Missing in Action or Died as a Result of War". Sports Reference. Retrieved 24 July 2018.

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