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Arturo Gramajo

Full name: Jorge Arturo Gramajo Atucha
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Born: April 30, 1897 in Buenos Aires, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died: December 4, 1957 in Buenos Aires, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Country: ARG Argentina
Sport: Bobsleigh

Related Olympians: Brother of Horacio Gramajo.

Biography

At the time of the 1928 Olympic Winter Games, Jorge Arturo Gramajo lived in Paris, probably as a diplomat at the Argentinian Embassy. He had a reputation as a playboy, and was well acquainted with Hollywood greats like Ginger Rogers. Many sources also credit him with the invention of a dish called Revuelto de Gramajo (Scrambled Eggs Gramajo), which remains very popular in Argentina and Uruguay. Gramajo was a founding member of the Argentina Ski Club and the Argentinian Association for Skiing and Hiking (FASA). His father was mayor of Buenos Aires in 1915-16.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Winter 30 Sankt Moritz Bobsleigh Men's Four/Five Argentina-1 ARG 4

Men's Four/Five

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit
1928 Winter 30 Sankt Moritz Bobsleigh Argentina-1 ARG Final Standings
1928 Winter 30 Sankt Moritz Bobsleigh Argentina-1 ARG Run 1
1928 Winter 30 Sankt Moritz Bobsleigh Argentina-1 ARG Run 2
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