Michael Michaelsen

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Michael Michaelsen
Medal record
Men's Boxing
Representing  Denmark
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1928 Amsterdam Heavyweight

Michael Jacob Michaelsen (April 11, 1899 – August 13, 1970) was a Danish boxer who competed in the 1928 Summer Olympics. He was Jewish.[1]

In 1928 he won the bronze medal in the heavyweight class after winning the third place fight against Sverre Sørsdal.

He participated in the 1927 European Amateur Boxing Championships winning the third place and again in the 1930 European Amateur Boxing Championships where Michaelsen became European champion defeating Sweden's Bertil Molander in the final.

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