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Charles Kiffer-Porte

Full name: Charles François Kiffer-Porte (Kiffer-)
Gender: Male
Born: June 8, 1902 in Paris, Paris, France
Died: January 20, 1992 in Paris, Paris, France
Country: FRA France
Sport: Art Competitions

Related Olympians: Husband of Suzanne Kiffer-Porte.


Charles Kiffer-Porte studied at the the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux Arts in Paris. He had early expositions, drawing and painting caricatures of actors. He was also fascinated by printing processes and produced his own lithographs form 1929, often illustrating posters for stars like George Guétary, Charles Trenet, Edith Piaf, Yves Montand and Gaby Morley. He also designed for dance, theatre, and circus productions, occasionally for big names such as Josephine Baker, Brigitte Bardot, Mistinguette and the clown Alex Porto. During World War II Kiffer-Porte designed and painted camouflage for French aircrafts. After the war he returned to show business, and created decorations and stage curtains for the Casino de Paris.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 25 Amsterdam Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Paintings France FRA AC

Mixed Painting, Paintings

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1928 Summer 25 Amsterdam Art Competitions France Final Standings AC Rugby: Course à l'essai
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