Mirko Sandic

Mirko Sandic

Birth
Belgrade, City of Belgrade (Grad Beograd), Serbia
Death 24 Dec 2006 (aged 64)
Belgrade, City of Belgrade (Grad Beograd), Serbia
Burial Belgrade, Belgrade, City of Belgrade (Grad Beograd), Serbia
Plot Alley of Distinguished Citizens
Memorial ID 17194127 · View Source
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Olympic Games Gold Medalist Athlete. He was a member of the Yugoslav National Water Polo Team that captured the gold medal at the 1968 Summer Olympic Games in Mexico City, Mexico, and a silver medalist at the 1964 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan. He appeared in 235 games as a member of the Yugoslavian National Team and was a two-time bronze medalist at the 1966 and 1970 European Championships. Following his playing career he worked as a coach in Singapore, Malaysia and Egypt. He was inducted into the International Swimming Hall of Fame in 1999.

Bio by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.
  • Added: 28 Dec 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17194127
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mirko Sandic (9 May 1942–24 Dec 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17194127, citing Novo Groblje, Belgrade, Belgrade, City of Belgrade (Grad Beograd), Serbia ; Maintained by Find A Grave .