Udham Singh

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Birthday
4, 1928
Birthplace
India
Death Date
May 15, 2000 (71)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
4, 1928
Birthplace
India
Death Date
May 15, 2000 (71)

About

Indian field hockey player who won three Olympic gold medals in 1952, 1956, and 1964.

Before Fame

He was slated to make his Olympic debut in 1948 but a finger injury caused him to miss the event.

Trivia

He coached the Indian team to a silver medal at the 1968 Olympics.

Family Life

He grew up with a brother and sister in Sansarpur, India.

Associated With

He won gold in 1964, the same year boxer Joe Frazier took home the gold.