Balbir Singh Sr.

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Birthday
10, 1924
Birthplace
India
Death Date
May 25, 2020 (95)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
10, 1924
Birthplace
India
Death Date
May 25, 2020 (95)

About

Indian field hockey player who was a member of three Olympic gold medal-winning teams in 1948, 1952, and 1956.

Before Fame

He scored 6 goals in his first Olympic appearance.

Trivia

He was a member of the silver medal-winning field hockey team at the 1958 Asian Games.

Family Life

His father Dalip Singh Dosanjh was a freedom fighter.

Associated With

His first Olympic games were in 1956, the ceremony being opened by Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

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