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Emile POILVÉ

French Emile POILVÉ

born Emile Marie Ange POILVÉ

French wrestler

Source :  Sylvie PERICHON

Born: on September 22, 1903 in Mégrit, Côtes d'Armor, France
Died: on October 11, 1962 in Lescouët-Jugon, Côtes d'Armor, France


Biography

He who won the gold medal at the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin. France had to wait 72 years and Steeve Guenot at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games to win another gold medal in wrestling.

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