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Saverio Ragno

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 3
Bronze 0
Total 4
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameSaverio•Ragno
Used nameSaverio•Ragno
Born6 December 1902 in Trani, Barletta-Andria-Trani (ITA)
Died22 April 1969 in Sacile, Pordenone (ITA)
Measurements167 cm
NOC Italy

Biography

In addition to his gold medal and three silver medals from the Olympics, Saverio Ragno won 14 medals at the World Championships over a period of 20 years\: gold in 1930, 1931, 1933, and 1950 in team foil, and 1931, 1933, and 1937 in team épée; silver in 1930 and 1934 in team épée, in 1933 in individual épée and 1947 with team foil; and bronze in 1935 in individual épée, as well as 1938 and 1947 with the team épée. Ragno also won five Italian Championship titles with the épée. He was the father of 1972 gold medalist Antonella Ragno-Lonzi.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1932 Summer Olympics Fencing ITA Saverio Ragno
Épée, Individual, Men (Olympic) 4
Épée, Team, Men (Olympic) Italy 2 Silver
1936 Summer Olympics Fencing ITA Saverio Ragno
Épée, Individual, Men (Olympic) 2 Silver
Épée, Team, Men (Olympic) Italy 1 Gold
1948 Summer Olympics Fencing ITA Saverio Ragno
Foil, Team, Men (Olympic) Italy 2 Silver

Olympic family relations

Special Notes