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Klaus Suomela

Full name: Klaus Uuno Suomela (Lindholm-)
Gender: Male
Born: November 10, 1888 in Porvoo, Itä-Uusimaa, Finland
Died: April 4, 1962 in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland
Country: FIN Finland
Sport: Art Competitions, Gymnastics

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Klaus Suomela was an influentual professor at the University of Helsinki, where he was the first teacher for dramatic arts. His also worked as a writer, gymnastics and sport teacher, Doctor of Philosophy, and sports journalist. He also competed in the 1924 Olympic Arts Competitions. His sons Päivö and Launo also became authors.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 23 Stockholm Gymnastics Men's Team All-Around, Free System Finland FIN 2 Silver
1924 Summer 35 Paris Art Competitions Mixed Literature Finland FIN AC

Mixed Literature

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1924 Summer 35 Paris Art Competitions Finland Final Standings AC Milon

Men's Team All-Around, Free System

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank TP
1912 Summer 23 Stockholm Gymnastics Finland FIN Final Standings 2 21.85