Hartmut Briesenick

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Hartmut Briesenick
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Hartmut Briesenick (1968)
Personal information
Full name Hartmut Briesenick
Nationality  East Germany
Born (1949-03-17)March 17, 1949
Luckenwalde, Brandenburg, GDR
Died March 8, 2013(2013-03-08) (aged 63)
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 116 kg (256 lb)
Country  East Germany
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Shot put
Club SC Dynamo Berlin

Hartmut Briesenick (17 March 1949 in Luckenwalde, Brandenburg – 8 March 2013) was an East German athlete who mainly competed in the men's shot put event.[1][2]

Briesenick competed for East Germany at the 1972 Summer Olympics held in Munich, Germany where he won the bronze medal in the men's shot put event.[2]


  1. ^ "Kugelstoß-Europameister Briesenick tot!" (in German). Bild. 2013-03-13. Retrieved 15 March 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Hartmut Briesenick". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 15 March 2013. 

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