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Eugène Hanck

Full name: Eugène Hanck
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 176 lbs (80 kg)
Born: February 1, 1928 in Attert, Luxembourg, Belgium
Died: November 13, 2013 in Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Country: LUX Luxembourg
Sport: Canoeing


Little is known of the life of Eugène Hanck, other than his 1952 Olympic participation. In the kayak pairs Hanck and his partner finished last of the 18 competing teams. In 2008, at a ceremony honoring Luxembourgeois Olympians from 1936-56, he was promoted to the rank of Chevalier in the Order of Merit of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 24 Helsinki Canoeing Men's Kayak Doubles, 10,000 metres Luxembourg LUX 18

Men's Kayak Doubles, 10,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Date
1952 Summer 24 Helsinki Canoeing Luxembourg LUX Roland Licker Final Standings 1952-07-27
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