Gholam Reza TAKHTI

Islamic Republic of Iran IRI

  • Olympic Medals
    1 G
    2 S
  • Games participations
    4
  • First Olympic Games
    Helsinki 1952
  • Year of Birth
    1930
Olympic Results

Biography

Gholam Reza TAKHTI

Gholam Reza Takhti had the following finishes at major championships – 1959 World Championship: 87.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 1961 World Championship: 87.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 1951 World Championship: 79.0 kg. Freestyle (2nd); 1954 World Championship: 87.0 kg. Freestyle (5th); 1958 Asian Games: 87.0 kg. Freestyle (1st). Officially Takhti committed suicide, but a lot of sources mention theories about being murdered for his political activities.

Olympic Results

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Tokyo 1964

#4
Light-Heavyweight, Freestyle (≤97 kilograms)
Light-Heavyweight, Freestyle (≤97 kilograms) Wrestling
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Rome 1960

S
Light-Heavyweight, Freestyle (≤87 kilograms)
Light-Heavyweight, Freestyle (≤87 kilograms) Wrestling
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Melbourne 1956

G
Light-Heavyweight, Freestyle (≤87 kilograms)
Light-Heavyweight, Freestyle (≤87 kilograms) Wrestling
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Helsinki 1952

S
Middleweight, Freestyle (≤79 kilograms)
Middleweight, Freestyle (≤79 kilograms) Wrestling