Erwin Blask

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Erwin Blask
Blask in 1938
Personal information
BornMarch 20, 1910
Friedrichsheyde, East Prussia
DiedFebruary 6, 1999
Frankfurt, Germany
Medal record
Men's athletics
Representing Germany Germany
Silver medal – second place 1936 Berlin Hammer throw

Erwin Blask (March 20, 1910 – February 6, 1999) was a German athlete who competed mainly in the hammer throw event. He won the silver medal for Germany at the 1936 Summer Olympics held in Berlin, Germany. He was born in Friedrichsheyde, East Prussia (today Gajrowskie, Poland) and died in Frankfurt am Main.[1]


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Erwin Blask Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 20 January 2018.
Preceded by Men's Hammer World Record Holder
27 August 1938 – 14 July 1948
Succeeded by