László Molnár

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameLászló•Molnár
Used nameLászló•Molnár
Born29 June 1902 in Kiskunfélegyháza, Bács-Kiskun (HUN)
Died28 July 1981 in Budapest, Budapest (HUN)
Measurements156 cm
AffiliationsHungária EE, Budapest (HUN)
NOC Hungary


Between 1926 and 1944, László Molnár was the coxswain of Hungária EE, from 1945 of MTE, and from 1950 to 1954 of Vörös Meteor. From 1929 to 1954, he won twenty-three Hungarian championship titles and he was the member of Hungarian national team from 1929 to 1951. In 1936, Molnár competed at the Berlin Olympics in the coxed fours and finished fifth. At the European championships he finished first with the eights in 1933 and 1934 and also with the coxed pairs in 1934.

Since the 1940s he had worked as a coach in his affiliations. In the 1930s, he was an employee of the Hungarian National Correspondent, then worked as an auditor. From 1957 to 1959, he was a member of the audit committee of the Hungarian Rowing Association.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1936 Summer Olympics Rowing HUN László Molnár
Coxed Pairs, Men (Olympic) Hungary DNS h2 r2/3
Coxed Fours, Men (Olympic) Hungary 5