Mien Schopman-Klaver

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Mien Schopman-Klaver
Mien Schopman-Klaver, januari 2016.jpg
Mien Schopman-Klaver in 2016
Personal information
Birth nameWilhelmina Hendrika Klaver
Born(1911-02-26)26 February 1911
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Died10 July 2018(2018-07-10) (aged 107)
Leiden, Netherlands
ResidenceLeiden, Netherlands
Spouse(s)Leo Schopman (1936–1984)
Sport
SportAthletics
ClubADA, Amsterdam

Wilhelmina Hendrika "Mien" Schopman-Klaver (26 February 1911 – 10 July 2018)[1] was a Dutch athlete who was a reserve for the 4 × 100 metres relay at the 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. She was born in Amsterdam. Schopman-Klaver became a centenarian in 2011 and celebrated her 106th birthday in 2017.[2]

Personal best marks[edit]

  • 100 m: 12.7 s (August 1931, Amsterdam)
  • Long jump: 5.02 m (16 ft 5 12 in)
  • High jump: 1.45 m (4 ft 9 in)

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.mensenlinq.nl/overlijdensberichten/wilhelmina-hendrika-schopman-klaver-7893196
  2. ^ "Mien Schopman-Klaver 105 years". vriendenvandeknau.nl (in Dutch).

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