Emilio Lunghi

Emilio Lunghi

Birth
Genoa, Città Metropolitana di Genova, Liguria, Italy
Death 25 Sep 1925 (aged 39)
Genoa, Città Metropolitana di Genova, Liguria, Italy
Burial Genoa, Città Metropolitana di Genova, Liguria, Italy
Memorial ID 11161628 · View Source
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Olympic Athlete. Considered to be the first great talent of Italian track and field, he won the silver Medal in the 800 meters Olympic final held in London in 1908. His time of 1.54.2 minutes placed him second behind American Melvin Sheppard, whose time of 1.52.8 set a new World record.

Bio by: Bunny Boiler


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  • Created by: Bunny Boiler
  • Added: 13 Jun 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial 11161628
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Emilio Lunghi (16 Mar 1886–25 Sep 1925), Find a Grave Memorial no. 11161628, citing Cimitero Monumentale di Staglieno, Genoa, Città Metropolitana di Genova, Liguria, Italy ; Maintained by Bunny Boiler (contributor 46566709) .