Full name: Rudolf Langer
Height: 6-3 (191 cm)
Weight: 231 lbs (105 kg)
Born: March 29, 1939 in Szprotawa, Lubuskie, Poland
Affiliations: SC Magdeburg, Magdeburg (GER)
Related Olympians: Husband of Johanna Hübner-Lüttge.
Shot putter Rudolf Langer finished 11th at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics, and 14th at the 1962 European Championships. Domestically he claimed East German titles in 1961, 1963, 1964 and 1966, also winning indoors in 1964. In 1962 Langer became the first East German shot putter to better the 18 metre barrier. He was later married to his teammate Johanna Hübner-Lüttge. Langer was educated as a locksmith.
Personal Best\: SP – 19.83 (1969).
|1964 Summer||25||Tokyo||Athletics||Men's Shot Put||Germany||GER||11|
|1964 Summer||25||Tokyo||Athletics||Germany||Final Round||11||17.29|
|1964 Summer||25||Tokyo||Athletics||Germany||Final Round||Round One||10||17.29|
|1964 Summer||25||Tokyo||Athletics||Germany||Final Round||Round Two||11||16.90||17.29|
|1964 Summer||25||Tokyo||Athletics||Germany||Final Round||Round Three||11||foul||17.29|
|1964 Summer||25||Tokyo||Athletics||Germany||Qualifying Round||9||QU||17.90|
|1964 Summer||25||Tokyo||Athletics||Germany||Qualifying Round||Round One||8||17.90|
|1964 Summer||25||Tokyo||Athletics||Germany||Qualifying Round||Round Two||8||pass||17.90|
|1964 Summer||25||Tokyo||Athletics||Germany||Qualifying Round||Round Three||NP||pass|