Kyu-Hwan Lee

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameKyu-Hwan•Lee
Used nameKyu-Hwan•Lee
Original name이•규환
Other namesKeikan Ri, 李 奎煥
Born14 February 1915
AffiliationsJoongdong High School, Seoul (KOR)
NOC Japan
Nationality Republic of Korea


Kyu-Hwan Lee was a member of the Korean Fist Boxing Club who represented Japan at the 1936 Berlin Olympics in the welterweight division. His title in this class at the All Japan Championships claimed earlier that year earned him a place on the Olympic team. In 1937, he placed first at the Meiji Jingu Games. At home in Korea Lee won first ever title in boxing in this division.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1936 Summer Olympics Boxing JPN KOR Kyu-Hwan Lee
Welterweight, Men (Olympic) =17