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Johan Faye

Full name: Johan Mohr Faye
Gender: Male
Born: May 16, 1889 in Bergen, Hordaland, Norway
Died: September 16, 1974 in Drøbak, Frogn, Akershus, Norway
Affiliations: Bergens Seilforening, Bergen (NOR)
Country: NOR Norway
Sport: Sailing

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

After finishing his education Johan Faye spent three years in Hamburg and one year in Bordeaux. From 1915-17 he was office manager of the State Provisions Commission. In 1918 Faye became manager of the Norwegian Commercial and Seafaring Newspaper, a post he held for 15 years. His nautical knowledge also became handy when he became owner of the Soon shipyard in Vestby on the shore of the Oslofjord. During World War II, Faye was leading a program to build wooden ships for the German occupation forces in Norway. Faye had an uncle of the same name, who designed many buildings in Bergen.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 30 Antwerpen Sailing Mixed 7 metres Fornebo NOR 2 Silver

Mixed 7 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date PTS T
1920 Summer 30 Antwerpen Sailing Fornebo NOR Final Standings 1920-07-07 5
1920 Summer 30 Antwerpen Sailing Fornebo NOR Race One 1920-07-07 1-17:36
1920 Summer 30 Antwerpen Sailing Fornebo NOR Race Two 1920-07-08 1-22:25
1920 Summer 30 Antwerpen Sailing Fornebo NOR Race Three 1920-07-09 1-06:07
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