László Fábián (canoeist)

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The native form of this personal name is Fábián László. This article uses Western name order when mentioning individuals.
László Fábián
Medal record
Men's canoe sprint
Representing  Hungary
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1956 Melbourne K-2 10000 m
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1958 Prague K-2 10000 m
Gold medal – first place 1963 Jajce K-2 10000 m
Gold medal – first place 1958 Jajce K-4 10000 m
Gold medal – first place 1966 East Berlin K-2 10000 m
Silver medal – second place 1966 East Berlin K-4 10000 m

László Fábián (born 10 July 1936 in Budapest) is a Hungarian sprint canoeist who competed from the late 1950s to the late 1960s. He won a gold medal in the K-2 10000 m at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne. He is Jewish.[1]

Fábián also won five medals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships with four golds (K-2 10000 m: 1958, 1963, 1966; K-4 10000 m: 1963) and one silver (K-4 10000 m: 1966).

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