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Ernst Gorsemann

Full name: Ernst Moritz Gorsemann
Gender: Male
Born: February 15, 1886 in Bremen, Bremen, Germany
Died: July 19, 1960 in Bremen, Bremen, Germany
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Art Competitions


Medalist and sculptor Ernst Gorsemann came from a poor family and was initially a bricklayer. Due to his talent, he received a scholarship, and was trained as a sculptor in Berlin. Gorsemann created portrait busts and gravesites. In 1934 he became a professor and director of the Nordic Art School in Bremen. In addition to his Olympic participation, Gorsemann also created a medal for the 1930 Olympic Congress. He was involved in some controversy during his life because of his association with National Socialism.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 42 Amsterdam Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Medals And Reliefs Germany GER AC

Mixed Sculpturing, Medals And Reliefs

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1928 Summer 42 Amsterdam Art Competitions Germany Final Standings AC Plakette des Deutschen Reichsausschusses für Leibesübungen
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