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Hans Ziglarski

Full name: Hans Ziglarski
Gender: Male
Height: 5-2.5 (160 cm)
Born: October 16, 1905 in Białystok, Podlaskie, Poland
Died: February 12, 1975 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Affiliations: Westen Berlin, Berlin (GER) / SV 1880 München, München (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Boxing

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

His Olympic silver medal in Los Angeles also brought Hans Ziglarski the European title as the best-placed European. He earned the silver medal after losing in the final against Canadian [Lefty Gwynne]. Ziglarski started boxing in München and then went to Berlin, where he competed for various clubs. In 1928 he was German champion as a bantamweight and fought in 18 international meetings. At the 1928 Amsterdam Olympics he lost his second round bout.

After his active career, Ziglarski became a youth sports officer in the boxing section of Berlin’s sports administration and coached boxing. Initially, he worked as a hotel employee, and then later a warehouse clerk. After World War II, Ziglarski came to Teheran and coached the Iranian boxer [Emanoul “Mike” Aghasi], father of future tennis star [Andre Agassi].

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 22 Amsterdam Boxing Men's Bantamweight Germany GER 9T
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Boxing Men's Bantamweight Germany GER 2 Silver

Men's Bantamweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MR
1928 Summer 22 Amsterdam Boxing Germany GER Round Two Match #5 2 1928-08-08 Glionna (CAN) , Ziglarski (GER)
1928 Summer 22 Amsterdam Boxing Germany GER Round One Match #10 1 1928-08-07 Ziglarski (GER)
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Boxing Germany GER Final Round Match 1/2 2 1932-08-13 Gwynne (CAN) , Ziglarski (GER)
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Boxing Germany GER Semi-Finals Match #2 1 1932-08-11 Ziglarski (GER) , Lang (USA) decision
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Boxing Germany GER Quarter-Finals Match #3 1 1932-08-10 Ziglarski (GER) , Nicolas (FRA) decision
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Boxing Germany GER Round One Match #5 1 1932-08-09 Ziglarski (GER)
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