Peter T. GEORGE

United States of America USA

Weightlifting

  • Olympic Medals
    1 G
    2 S
  • Games participations
    3
  • First Olympic Games
    London 1948
  • Year of Birth
    1929
Olympic Results

Biography

Peter T. GEORGE

Pete George ran up an impressive record in major competition. In addition to his Olympic record, he won five World Championships and was twice runner-up for that title. He also won two Pan American Games gold medals (1951 and 1955 both in middleweight) and was a five-time national champion. Pete George attended Kent State University and then dental school at the Ohio State University. He became a practicing orthodontist in Hawai'i and also served as a professor on the state of the Medical College of the University of Hawai'i and served a term as president of the Hawai'ian Dental Association.

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Melbourne 1956

S
Middleweight (≤75 kilograms)
Middleweight (≤75 kilograms) Weightlifting
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Helsinki 1952

G
Middleweight (≤75 kilograms)
Middleweight (≤75 kilograms) Weightlifting
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

London 1948

S
Middleweight (≤75 kilograms)
Middleweight (≤75 kilograms) Weightlifting