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Otto Falkenberg

Full name: Otto Gabriel Grubbe Dietrichson Falkenberg
Gender: Male
Born: January 9, 1885 in Stjørdal, Nord-Trøndelag, Norway
Died: July 21, 1977 in Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Affiliations: KNS, Oslo (NOR)
Country: NOR Norway
Sport: Sailing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Otto Falkenberg grew up in Alversund and Bergen, where his father worked. As a young man Falkenberg worked as a seaman on a ship of the Cunard line travelling to New York. He later held commercial positions as a clerk for a trading house in Dunkerque in France and as an accountant at Schøyens Bilcentraler, a bus company in Oslo, where he also became a real estate agent. In 1947, Falkenberg was sentenced to three years hard labor, fines and the loss of his real estate license under the legal purge after the German occupation of Norway.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 35 Antwerpen Sailing Mixed 10 metres Mosk II NOR 1 Gold Sailed over each day

Mixed 10 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date
1920 Summer 35 Antwerpen Sailing Mosk II NOR Final Standings 1920-07-07
1920 Summer 35 Antwerpen Sailing Mosk II NOR Race One 1920-07-07
1920 Summer 35 Antwerpen Sailing Mosk II NOR Race Two 1920-07-08
1920 Summer 35 Antwerpen Sailing Mosk II NOR Race Three 1920-07-09
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