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Weightlifting at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games

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Sports:

Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Date Started: November 23, 1956
Date Finished: November 23, 1956
Events: 7

Participants: 105 (105 men and 0 women) from 34 countries
Youngest Participant: JPN Yukio Furuyama (18 years, 121 days)
Oldest Participant: JPN Yoshio Nanbu (43 years, 247 days)
Most Medals (Athlete): 21 athletes with 1 medal
Most Medals (Country): URS Soviet Union and USA United States (7 medals)

Medalists