Fritz Fleischer

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameFritz•Fleischer
Used nameFritz•Fleischer
Born2 March 1894 in Wien (Vienna), Wien (AUT)
Died27 February 1943 in Terezín, Ústecký kraj (CZE)
AffiliationsWiener AC, Wien (AUT)
NOC Austria


Austrian sprinter Fritz Fleischer was Austrian champion in the 100 metres (1911, 1913, 1914, 1919, and 1920) and with the 4×100 metres relay (1920). At the 1912 Stockholm Olympics he was eliminated in the heats of the 100 and 200 metres, and the 4x100 metres relay. Fleischer was deported from Wien (Vienna) by the Nazis in 1943 to Terezín, and the Theresienstadt Ghetto, and was murdered the same year.

Personal Bests: 100 – 10.8 (1913); 200 – 22.6 (1913).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1912 Summer Olympics Athletics AUT Fritz Fleischer
100 metres, Men (Olympic) 4 h17 r1/3
200 metres, Men (Olympic) AC h13 r1/3
4 × 100 metres Relay, Men (Olympic) Austria 2 h5 r1/3

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