Francesco Cossu

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1
RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameFrancesco•Cossu
Used nameFrancesco•Cossu
Born11 January 1907 in Roma, Roma (ITA)
Died4 November 1986 in Roma, Roma (ITA)
Measurements173 cm
AffiliationsCC Aniene, Roma (ITA)
NOC Italy


Francesco Cossu was European Champion in 1931 with the coxed fours. His father came from Santu Lussurgiu, a village in Sardinia.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1932 Summer Olympics Rowing ITA Francesco Cossu
Coxless Fours, Men (Olympic) Italy 3 Bronze