Konstantinos Tsiklitiras

About Konstantinos Tsiklitiras

Who is it?: Olympic athlete
Birth Day: October 30, 1888
Birth Place: Pylos, Greek
Height: 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight: 81 kg (179 lb)
Sport: Jumping
Club: Panellinios GS, Athina
Medal record Representing  Greece Olympic Games 1912 Stockholm Standing long jump 1908 London Standing long jump 1908 London Standing high jump 1912 Stockholm Standing high jump Representing  GreeceOlympic Games: 1912 StockholmStanding long jump1908 LondonStanding long jump1908 LondonStanding high jump1912 StockholmStanding high jump

Konstantinos Tsiklitiras

Konstantinos Tsiklitiras was bornon October 30, 1888 in Pylos, Greek, is Olympic athlete. Konstantinos Tsiklitiras, was a popular Greek athlete who rose to fame by winning a gold medal in the standing long jump at the 1912 Stockholm Olympics. He won one gold medal, two silver medals and one bronze medal in his Olympic career. Apart from winning a gold medal and bronze medal (in standing high jump) in the Stockholm Olympic Games, he also participated in the standing long jump and standing high jump at the 1908 London Olympics and won silver medal in both the events. Konstantinos was a member of the Panhellenic Gymnastic Society where he practiced as a track and field athlete. He became Greek champion 19 times. His career ended abruptly when he volunteered for fighting in the Balkan Wars. Even though he could avoid conscription in the war, yet he insisted on participating in it for his country. During the war, he contracted meningitis and died at the age of twenty four. His original family home in Pylos has now been converted to a museum and is adorned by his lofty marble statue
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As per our current Database, Konstantinos Tsiklitiras has been died on 10 February 1913 (aged 24).

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When Konstantinos Tsiklitiras die, Konstantinos Tsiklitiras was 24 years old.

🌙 Zodiac

Konstantinos Tsiklitiras’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio-born are passionate and assertive people. They are determined and decisive, and will research until they find out the truth. Scorpio is a great leader, always aware of the situation and also features prominently in resourcefulness. Scorpio is a Water sign and lives to experience and express emotions. Although emotions are very important for Scorpio, they manifest them differently than other water signs. In any case, you can be sure that the Scorpio will keep your secrets, whatever they may be.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Konstantinos Tsiklitiras was born in the Year of the Rat. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rat are quick-witted, clever, charming, sharp and funny. They have excellent taste, are a good friend and are generous and loyal to others considered part of its pack. Motivated by money, can be greedy, is ever curious, seeks knowledge and welcomes challenges. Compatible with Dragon or Monkey.

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Biography/Timeline

1913

His career stopped in 1913 when he volunteered to fight in the Balkan Wars and fought at the Battle of Bizani, although he could avoid conscription he insisted on fighting for his country. He contracted meningitis and died at the age of 24. His family home still exists (October 2012) in Pylos, is a museum of his athletic achievements. There is marble statue in front.

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