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Gratsian Georgievich Botev

Gratsian Botev, USSR Athlete.

Background

  • Botev, Gratsian was born on December 13, 1928 in Luga, Leningrad Oblast’.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Leningrad Pedagogical Higher School of Physical Culture, 1948.

    Career

    • Honoured Master of Sport (rowing), 1957. USSR champion, 1956, 1958-1960. Olympic champion (with P. Kharin 10,000 metres), 1956.

      Silver medal (1,000 metres), 1956.
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    Born December 13, 1928
    Died 1981
    (aged 52)
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