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Lilo Allgayer

Full name: Lieselotte "Lilo" Anni Allgayer (Deutzer-, -König)
Gender: Female
Born: October 6, 1915 in Offenbach am Main, Hessen, Germany
Died: December 23, 2009 in Bad Orb, Hessen, Germany
Affiliations: FC Hermannia, Frankfurt am Main (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Fencing


Lilo Allgayer started her fencing career at Turnverein Offenbach which later turned to Fechtclub Offenbach. Her sporting career was closely linked to her fencing master, [Fritz Gazzera], under whom she trained from 1930 until World War II. In 1940 she won her first German Championship, to which she would add eight more. She competed at the World Championships in 1937 at Paris, in 1954 at Luxemburg, and in 1955 at Rome. At the 1952 Helsinki Olympics she was the only female German participant in fencing, and reached the semi-finals. In 1951 she was one of the first German fencers to beat their Italian competitors in an international match. She died at the age of 94 as Lilo König.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 36 Helsinki Fencing Women's Foil, Individual Germany GER 6 p2 r3/4

Women's Foil, Individual

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BW BL TR
1952 Summer 36 Helsinki Fencing Germany GER Semi-Finals Pool Two 6 1952-07-27 2 5 24
1952 Summer 36 Helsinki Fencing Germany GER Quarter-Finals Pool Two 3 1952-07-26 3 1 11
1952 Summer 36 Helsinki Fencing Germany GER Round One Pool One 1 1952-07-26 5 0 10
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