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Mirko Sandic

  • Birth 9 May 1942
  • Death 24 Dec 2006 Serbia
  • Burial Belgrade, City of Belgrade (Grad Beograd), Serbia
  • Plot Alley of Distinguished Citizens
  • Memorial ID 17194127

Olympic 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, and a silver medalist at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. 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, City of Belgrade (Grad Beograd), Serbia ; Maintained by Find A Grave .