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Eugène Bourgoin

Full name: Marie Joseph Eugène Bourgoin
Gender: Male
Born: February 12, 1880 in Rheims, Marne, France
Died: October 30, 1924 in Paris, Paris, France
Country: FRA France
Sport: Art Competitions


Eugène Bourgoin studied at the École des Arts Décoratifs beginning in 1901, later studying at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. His niece Danièle Guyader-Follias became a well-known ballet dancer. Taken as a POW during WWI, Bourgoin never forgot the faces of the wounded and the captured, and in their honor he built several monuments after the war throughout France. He died only a few months after the end of the 1924 Paris Olympics.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 44 Paris Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing France FRA AC

Mixed Sculpturing

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1924 Summer 44 Paris Art Competitions France Final Standings AC Sport Cup in Bronze, Chiseled and Gilded
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