Vyacheslav Ivanov

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Birthday
30, 1938
Birthplace
Russia
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
30, 1938 (age 80)
Birthplace
Russia

About

Russian rower who won three Olympic gold medals at three consecutive Olympics, in 1956, 1960, and 1964.

Before Fame

He began rowing competitively when he was 15 years old.

Trivia

He was the first athlete to win the single scull event three times in the Olympics.

Family Life

He was raised as an only child in Moscow, Russia.

Associated With

He won gold at the 1964 Olympics where boxer Joe Frazier also took the gold.