Paul Carrichon

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full namePaul•Carrichon
Used namePaul•Carrichon
Born20 November 1856 in Anse, Rhône (FRA)
DiedNovember 1911 in Pothières, Côte-d'Or (FRA)
AffiliationsSalle Carrichon, Paris (FRA)
NOC France




Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1900 Summer Olympics Fencing FRA Paul Carrichon
Foil, Masters, Individual, Men (Olympic) AC r3/5


The Olympian was not killed during the fencing match on 1 March 1911, as previously stated, but the Olympian's son, also named Paul Carrichon was killed during the fencing match. The son was 27 years of old when he was killed, so he couldn't have been the Olympian as he was too young in 1900.