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Ralph Budelman

Full name: Ralph Neil Budelman
Gender: Male
Born: April 19, 1918 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: October 24, 2002 in Palm City, Florida, United States
Affiliations: Illinois Athletic Club, Chicago (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Water Polo

Biography

Ralph Budelman played water polo for the Illinois Athletic Club, helping them win AAU national titles indoors in 1940-41, 1948-49, 1952, and 1955, and outdoors in 1951 and 1953. He played competitively for the Illinois AC from 1936-55, where he also served as President later in life. Budelman settled in Chicago, where he started the Ralph N. Budelman Company, an excavating business. He was on the Organizing Committee for the 1959 Pan American Games, was a director of the First National Bank of Hinsdale, and was a director of the Chicago Boys Club and the Hinsdale Golf Club. He was elected to the US Water Polo Hall of Fame in 1979.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 30 London Water Polo Men's Water Polo United States USA 9T

Men's Water Polo

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1948 Summer 30 London Water Polo United States USA Group A Match #2 2 1948-08-03 SWE 7, USA 0
1948 Summer 30 London Water Polo United States USA Group A Match #1 1 1948-07-30 USA 7, URU 0
1948 Summer 30 London Water Polo United States USA Group A Match #3 1T 1948-07-31 USA 4, BEL 4 0
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