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François Franck

Full name: François (-Francis) Franck
Gender: Male
Height: 6-3 (191 cm)
Born: September 14, 1904
Died: August 6, 1965
Affiliations: CPA, Antwerpen (BEL)
Country: BEL Belgium
Sport: Ice Hockey

Related Olympians: Brother of Ludovic Franck.

Biography

Defender François Franck was member of the Belgian ice hockey team at three Olympics (1920, 1924 1928), but did not play in 1920. He also appeared in the European Championships 1924 and 1925 and three World Championships – 1933-35. At the 1933 World Championships he had to step in as a goalie against Romania for a few minutes when [Hector Chotteau] was hit in the face by the puck, and Franck conceded two goals. After playing for Le Puck he joined CPA, both in Antwerpen. His younger brother Louis, born in 1905, also played for Belgium at the 1926 and 1927 Europeans and the 1934 World Championships. His brother [Ludovic “Louis”] won two medals at the 1924 and 1927 European Championships and represented Belgium in Olympic sailing in 1928 and 1948.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Winter 19 Chamonix Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Belgium BEL 7T
1928 Winter 23 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Belgium BEL 5T

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM
1924 Winter 19 Chamonix Ice Hockey Belgium BEL Final Standings 7T 1924-01-28 0 0 0
1924 Winter 19 Chamonix Ice Hockey Belgium BEL Group B Match #1 2 1924-01-28 USA 19, BEL 0 0
1924 Winter 19 Chamonix Ice Hockey Belgium BEL Group B Match #3 2 1924-01-30 GBR 19, BEL 3 0
1924 Winter 19 Chamonix Ice Hockey Belgium BEL Group B Match #6 2 1924-01-31 FRA 7, BEL 5 0
1928 Winter 23 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Belgium BEL Final Standings 5T 1928-02-11 0 0 0
1928 Winter 23 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Belgium BEL Group A Match #1 2 1928-02-11 GBR 7, BEL 3 0
1928 Winter 23 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Belgium BEL Group A Match #4 1 1928-02-12 BEL 3, HUN 2 0
1928 Winter 23 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Belgium BEL Group A Match #5 1 1928-02-16 BEL 3, FRA 1 0
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