Paul Wiesner

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Paul Wiesner
Personal information
Nationality Swiss
Born (1855-10-09)9 October 1855
Died 1 October 1930(1930-10-01) (aged 74)
Berlin, Germany
Sailing career
Class(es) 1 — 2 ton
Club Berliner Yacht-Club
Updated on 8 May 2015.

Paul Wiesner (9 October 1855 – 1 October 1930) was a German sailor who competed in the 1900 Summer Olympics.[1]

He was the helmsman of the German boat Aschenbrödel, which won the gold medal in the second race of 1 – 2 ton class and silver medal in the open class. He also participated in the ½—1 ton class, but his boat Aschenbrödel weighed in at 1.041 tons instead of less than a 1 ton, and he was disqualified.

Further reading[edit]


  1. ^ "Paul Wiesner Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2014-02-08.