Mohammad Paziraei

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Mohammad Paziraei
Mohammad Paziraei 1960.jpg
Paziraei at the 1960 Olympics
Personal information
Born August 4, 1929
Baku, Azerbaijan[1]
Died March 9, 2002 (aged 72)
Tehran, Iran
Height 162 cm (5 ft 4 in)
Sport
Sport Greco-Roman wrestling

Mohammad Paziraei (Persian: محمد پذیرایی‎‎, August 4, 1929 – March 9, 2002) was a Greco-Roman flyweight wrestler, who was born to an Iranian family living in Azerbaijan, but spent most of his life in Iran. He won a bronze medal at the 1960 Olympics and placed sixth at the 1962 World Championships.[1][2][3]

References[edit]