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Robert Mikhaylovich SHAVLAKADZE

Robert SHAVLAKADZE, USSR Sportsman. 1960 Rome Olympics and World High-Jump Champion; Honoured Master of Sport of USSR. Gold Medal of Rome Olympics, 1960; Order of Lenin, 1960; All-Union Communist Youth League Central Committee’s Scroll of Honor, 1960.

Background

  • SHAVLAKADZE, Robert was born in 1933.

  • Education

    • Completed postgrad, course at Institute of Physical Training, Tbilisi University.

    Career

    • Best jumps: 1951 — 1.77 meters. 1954 — 1.95 meters; 1955 — 2 meters. 1958 — 2.10 meters; 1959 — 2.13 meters.

      1960 — 2.16 meters.
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    Born 1933
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