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George Retzer

Full name: George Washington Retzer, Jr.
Gender: Male
Born: March 14, 1883 in Clarion, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: October 7, 1979 in Arcadia, California, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Wrestling


George Retzer was from Pennsylvania but lived most of his life in California, where he was a life member of the Los Angeles Athletic Club. Retzer won several Pacific Coast Championships in wrestling. He later attended every Olympics from 1956 to 1972. He died in a nursing home in Arcadia, California.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 29 Stockholm Wrestling Men's Featherweight, Greco-Roman United States USA AC r2/8

Men's Featherweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1912 Summer 29 Stockholm Wrestling United States USA Round One Match #19 2 1912-07-09 Scharrer (AUT) fall (15:00), Retzer (USA)
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