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Eugène Henry Gravelotte

Full name: Eugène Henry Gravelotte
Other name(s): Eugène-Henri Gravelotte
Gender: Male
Born: February 6, 1876 in Paris, Paris, France
Died: August 23, 1939 in Bénodet, Finistère, France
Affiliations: Corichon
Country: FRA France
Sport: Fencing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

A young medical student, Gravelotte became the first French Olympic champion by winning the 1896 foil fencing event. He was awarded with a silver plate by King Georgios – the item is currently on display in the French Sports Museum.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1896 Summer 20 Athina Fencing Men's Foil, Individual France FRA 1 Gold

Men's Foil, Individual

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
id: 21,879