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Wolfgang Nonn

Full name: Wolfgang Nonn
Gender: Male
Born: February 16, 1935 in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Died: August 26, 1959 in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Affiliations: Uhlenhorst Mülheim
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Hockey

Related Olympians: Brother of Helmut Nonn.

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

The West German field hockey team at the 1956 Melbourne Olympics earned a bronze medal by winning the deciding game against Great Britain 3-1. In the semi-finals Germany had lost 0-1 to India. Wolfgang Nonn, brother of [Helmut Nonn], played for Uhlenhorst Mülheim domestically. With his home club he won the West German Championships in 1954, 1955, 1957 and 1958. He died in 1959 after complications from an appendix operation.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Hockey Men's Hockey Germany GER 3 Bronze

Men's Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result GP G
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Hockey Germany GER Final Standings 3 1956-11-23 5 2
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Hockey Germany GER Final Round Match 3/4 1 1956-12-06 GER 3, GBR 1 1
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Hockey Germany GER Semi-Finals Match #1 2 1956-12-03 IND 1, GER 0 0
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Hockey Germany GER Group C Match #2 1 1956-11-24 GER 5, NZL 4 1
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Hockey Germany GER Group C Match #4 1T 1956-11-27 GER 0, BEL 0 0
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Hockey Germany GER Group C Match #5 1T 1956-11-29 PAK 0, GER 0 0
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