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Emirto de Lima

Full name: José Maria Emirto de Lima y Sintiago
Gender: Male
Born: January 25, 1890 in [unknown], Curaçao, Curaçao
Died: August 14, 1972 in Barranquilla, Atlántico, Colombia
Country: COL Colombia
Sport: Art Competitions


Emirto de Lima was a composer, pianist, violinist and music teacher. He earned his living for a time as Honorary Consul in Barranquilla for Liberia and Honduras. His death was said to be the result of a traffic accident, and because of his injuries and his humble surroundings, he was not adequately treated. De Liam first studied with his father in Curaçao, then with Pedrell in Barcelona and finally at the Schola Cantorum de Paris under Vincent d’Indy.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 42 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Music Colombia COL AC

Mixed Music

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1932 Summer 42 Los Angeles Art Competitions Colombia Final Standings AC
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