Hubert Van Innis

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Birthday
24, 1866
Birthplace
Belgium
Death Date
Nov 25, 1961 (95)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
24, 1866
Birthplace
Belgium
Death Date
Nov 25, 1961 (95)

About

Archer who won six Olympic gold medals: two in 1900 in Paris, and four in 1920 in Antwerp; he also won three silver medals in his Olympic career.

Before Fame

He honed his skills as a young man in Belgium, before competing in the Olympics at age 34.

Trivia

He specialized in shorter events, such as the 33 and 50 meter competitions.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Belgium.

Associated With

When he retired he had the second most gold medals in Olympic history; he has since been surpassed by many athletes such as legendary American swimmer Michael Phelps.