Artem Nakache

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameAlfred "Artem"•Nakache
Used nameArtem•Nakache
Born18 November 1915 in Constantine, Constantine (ALG)
Died4 August 1983 in Cerbère, Pyrénées-Orientales (FRA)
AffiliationsRacing Club de France, Paris (FRA) / Dauphins du TOEC, Toulouse (FRA)
NOC France


Artem Nakache had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1938 European Championships 4×200 metres Freestyle Relay (with Christian Talli, René Cavalero, and the non-Olympian Roland Pallard).

Survivor of Auschwitz.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1936 Summer Olympics Swimming (Aquatics) FRA Artem Nakache
100 metres Freestyle, Men (Olympic) DNS
4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay, Men (Olympic) France 4
1948 Summer Olympics Swimming (Aquatics) FRA Artem Nakache
200 metres Breaststroke, Men (Olympic) 8 h1 r2/3

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