Arto Härkönen

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Arto Härkönen
Personal information
Full name Arto Kalevi Härkönen
Nationality Finnish
Born 31 January 1959 (1959-01-31) (age 58)
Helsinki, Finland
Height 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 88 kg (194 lb)
Country  Finland
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Javelin throw
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) 92.40 m (1984)

Arto Kalevi Härkönen (born 31 January 1959 in Helsinki) is a retired Finnish javelin thrower. He won the gold medal at the 1984 Summer Olympics, with a throw of 86.76 metres.

International competitions[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing  Finland
1984 Olympic Games Los Angeles, United States 1st 86.76 m