Norbert Schemansky

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Birthday
30, 1924
Birthplace
Michigan
Death Date
Sep 7, 2016 (92)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
30, 1924
Birthplace
Michigan
Death Date
Sep 7, 2016 (92)

About

American weightlifter and Olympic gold medalist who won four Olympic medals in the 90 kg weight class.

Before Fame

He competed in his first Olympics in 1948 and won silver.

Trivia

He competed in four Olympic events from 1948 to 1964 and won a total of four medals.

Family Life

He married Bernice Schemansky in 1948 and they remained married until her death in 2009.

Associated With

His last Olympic event was in 1964, the same year boxer Joe Frazier won a gold medal.

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