Tamás Gábor

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Tamás Gábor
Personal information
Born (1932-04-24)24 April 1932
Budapest, Hungary
Died 6 May 2007(2007-05-06) (aged 75)
Budapest, Hungary
Sport
Sport Fencing

Tamás Gábor (24 April 1932 in Budapest, Hungary – 6 May 2007 in Budapest) was a Hungarian épée fencer.

Fencing career[edit]

World championships[edit]

In World Championships competition, Gabor’s individual medals were a bronze in 1961 and a silver in 1962.[1] In Team competitions he won 3 medals: silver in 1957 and 1958, and gold in 1959.

Olympic career[edit]

In 1960 he came in 17th in individual épée and 4th in Team épée at the Olympics in Rome. He won a gold medal in Team Epee with his Hungarian team at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.[1][2]

Hall of Fame[edit]

Gábor, who was Jewish, was inducted into the International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame in 1996.[3][4]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Olympics Statistics: Tamás Gábor". databaseolympics.com. Retrieved 2010-10-30. 
  2. ^ "Tamás Gábor Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-10-30. 
  3. ^ Taylor, P. (2004). Jews and the Olympic Games: The Clash Between Sport and Politics : with a Complete Review of Jewish Olympic Medallists. Sussex Academic Press. p. 229. ISBN 9781903900888. Retrieved 2015-06-20. 
  4. ^ "Tamas Gabor". jewishsports.net. Retrieved 2015-06-20. 

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