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Zoltán Horváth

Hungarian Sabre Fencer
Male
Born Mar 2, 1937
Age 79
Hometown Balatonfüred
Other Names Horvath, Zoltan

Zoltán Horváth is a Hungarian retired sabre fencer. At the 1960 Olympics, he won the gold medal in the team competition, and the individual silver medal behind team mate Rudolf Kárpáti. Horváth also took part in the 1964 Olympics, placing fifth in the team competition. At world championships, his biggest success came in 1962, when he won the individual competition and placed second with the team.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1937 Birth Born on March 12, 1937.

TWENTIES

1960 23 Years Old At the 1960 Olympics, he won the gold medal in the team competition, and the individual silver medal behind team mate Rudolf Kárpáti.
1962 25 Years Old At world championships, his biggest success came in 1962, when he won the individual competition and placed second with the team. Horváth had already won two gold medals in the team competitions of the 1957 and 1958 world championships, and gained a third in 1966.
1964 27 Years Old Horváth also took part in the 1964 Olympics, placing fifth in the team competition.
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