Piero Bignamini

Biographical information

Full namePierino Cosimo "Piero"•Bignamini
Used namePiero•Bignamini
Born9 October 1915 in Isernia, Isernia (ITA)
Died30 December 1989 in Varese, Varese (ITA)
AffiliationsSpumador Varese, Varese (ITA)
NOC Italy


Piero Bignamini was a boxer in the 1930s. A welterweight, he never won an Italian amateur championship and was an alternate at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. His pro career was also limited due to the war. He had only five professional bouts between 1940 and February 1941 with four wins, all by decision, and one defeat.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1936 Summer Olympics Boxing ITA Piero Bignamini
Welterweight, Men (Olympic) DNS