Oscar de Somville

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Oscar de Somville
Personal information
Birth nameOscar Charles de Somville
Born19 August 1876
Ghent, Belgium
Died30 August 1938(1938-08-30) (aged 62)
Ghent, Belgium
Weight78 kg (172 lb)
Sport
SportRowing
ClubRoyal Club Nautique de Gand

Oscar Charles de Somville (19 August 1876 – 30 August 1938) was a Belgian rower who competed in the 1900 Summer Olympics and in the 1908 Summer Olympics.

In both 1900 and 1908 he was the only one with coxswain Alfred Van Landeghem who was both two times part of the Belgian boat Royal Club Nautique de Gand, which won the silver medal in the men's eight.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Oscar de Somville". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 4 August 2018.