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Iurii Vasil’evich Lagutin

Iurii Lagutin, USSR Athlete.


  • Lagutin, Iurii was born on February 15, 1949 in Zaporozh’e.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Dnepropetrovsk Metallurgical Institute as an engineer, 1975.


    • Honoured Master of Sports (handball), 1976. With Zaporozh’e Burevestnik. From 1976, with the Kiev Armed Forces Club.

      Olympic champion, 1976. His premature death remains unexplained.
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    Born February 15, 1949
    Died May 2, 1978
    (aged 29)