Artur Amon

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameArtur•Amon
Used nameArtur•Amon
Born17 February 1916 in Tartu, Tartumaa (EST)
Died3 September 1944 in Õru, Valgamaa (EST)
Measurements177 cm / 75 kg
AffiliationsKalev Tallinn, Tallinn (EST)
NOC Estonia


Artur Amon graduated from Tartu High School in 1933, and attended the Tallinn Technical University. He played for Tartu NMKÜ (1932-36), Tallinna Kalev (1936-40), and Tallinna Dynamo (1940-41). He was capped 12 times for Estonia and competed on the Estonian team at the 1939 European Championships.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1936 Summer Olympics Basketball (Basketball) EST Artur Amon
Basketball, Men (Olympic) Estonia =9

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