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Ivo Pavelić

Full name: Ivan A. "Ivo" Pavelić
Other name(s): Иван А. "Иво" Павелић
Gender: Male
Born: February 10, 1908 in Zagreb, Grad Zagreb, Croatia
Died: February 22, 2011 in Greenwich, Connecticut, United States
Affiliations: HÅ K Concordia, Zagreb (CRO)
Country: YUG Yugoslavia
Sport: Swimming


Ivo Pavelić was a top all-around athlete, competing for Yugoslavia in swimming, football (soccer), and tennis. He graduated from the University of Zagreb, receiving a doctorate in law, and later practiced law in Zagreb, becoming fluent in five languages along the way. He moved to Switzerland during World War II where he met his wife and they moved to the United States in 1946. With his brother, he set up an import/export company, Pavimpex Co., trading in New York in lead and copper. He later moved to Greenwich, where continued to import and export specialty gift items from Italy and Austria.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 16 Paris Swimming Men's 200 metres Breaststroke Yugoslavia YUG 6 h4 r1/3

Men's 200 metres Breaststroke

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1924 Summer 16 Paris Swimming Yugoslavia Round One Heat Four 6 3:28.4
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