Full name: Hermann Matthias Blazejczak
Height: 5-10 (179 cm)
Weight: 168 lbs (76 kg)
Born: June 3, 1912 in Hildesheim, Niedersachsen, Germany
Died: January 13, 2008 in MÃ¶nchengladbach, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Affiliations: Hannover 96, Hannover (GER)
Hermann Blazejczak was eliminated in the 400 metres semifinals at the 1936 Olympics. He also ran on the winning German team in the 4Ã400 at the 1938 European Championships (with [Rudi Harbig] and the non-Olympians Manfred Bues and Erich Linnhoff). He never won a national title. In World War II he was a sergeant in the 7th Infantry Regiment 59 at Hannover. After war he started work in the fruit and vegetable wholesale business, then from 1948 in the large pastry company "Heinemann", founded by his sister Johanna and his brother-in-law Hermann Heinemann.
Personal Best\: 400 â 47.9 (1936).
|1936 Summer||24||Berlin||Athletics||Men's 400 metres||Germany||GER||6 h2 r3/4|
|1936 Summer||24||Berlin||Athletics||Germany||Semi-Finals||Heat Two||6||49.2|
|1936 Summer||24||Berlin||Athletics||Germany||Quarter-Finals||Heat Two||1||QU||48.2||48,205|
|1936 Summer||24||Berlin||Athletics||Germany||Round One||Heat Six||1||QU||47.9|