Bruno Venturini

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameBruno•Venturini
Used nameBruno•Venturini
Born26 September 1911 in Carrara, Massa e Carrara (ITA)
Died7 March 1991 in Lecce, Lecce (ITA)
Measurements174 cm / 73 kg
AffiliationsGinnastica Sampierdarenese, Genova (ITA)
NOC Italy
Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 0
Total 1


Bruno Venturini began playing football as a goalkeeper for the local side Carrarese Calcio in Prima Divisione in 1928. He later played in Serie A for ACF Fiorentina, three seasons with Sampierdarenese, and five seasons with AC Liguria. He also played in Serie B for Spezia Calcio 1906. He had special skills in commanding the defense thanks to his remarkable personality. Venturini played all four games in the 1936 Olympic tournament but never made it into the national team again.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1936 Summer Olympics Football (Football) ITA Bruno Venturini
Football, Men (Olympic) Italy 1 Gold

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