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 Mustafa Dağıstanlı

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Mustafa Dağıstanlı Famous memorial

Birth
Turkey
Death
18 Sep 2022 (aged 91)
Ankara, Turkey
Burial
Burial Details Unknown
Memorial ID
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Olympic Champion. He was a freestyle wrestler that distinguished himself by winning two Olympic gold medals. The first came at the 1956 Melbourne games and the second at the 1960 games in Rome, Italy. He also won three gold medals at the World Wrestling Championships in 1954, 1957 and 1959. After retiring from wrestling he became a deputy of his hometown, Samsun, for the Justice Party between 1973 and 1980. He later owned his own business a overland coach business.

Olympic Champion. He was a freestyle wrestler that distinguished himself by winning two Olympic gold medals. The first came at the 1956 Melbourne games and the second at the 1960 games in Rome, Italy. He also won three gold medals at the World Wrestling Championships in 1954, 1957 and 1959. After retiring from wrestling he became a deputy of his hometown, Samsun, for the Justice Party between 1973 and 1980. He later owned his own business a overland coach business.

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