Gu Yong-ju

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Olympic medal record
Men's Boxing
Representing  North Korea
Gold medal – first place Montreal 1976 Bantamweight
Gu Yong-ju
Chosŏn'gŭl 구영조
Revised Romanization Gu Yeongjo
McCune–Reischauer Ku Yŏngjo
This is a Korean name; the family name is Ku.

Gu Yong-jo (July 17, 1955 – March 2001) was a boxer from North Korea, who won the gold medal in the bantamweight (– 54 kg) division at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Canada. In the final, he defeated American boxer Charles Mooney.[1] In 1980, he competed in the featherweight division and lost his first bout to Krzysztof Kosedowski of Poland.

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