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Paul Kellner

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full namePaul•Kellner
Used namePaul•Kellner
Born6 June 1890 in Spandau, Berlin (GER)
Died3 April 1972 in Berlin, Berlin (GER)
AffiliationsSC Spandau 04, Berlin (GER)
NOC Germany


German swimmer Paul Kellner won the bronze medal in the 100 backstroke at the 1912 Stockholm Olympic Games. In 1913 he won the German title in the 200 backstroke. Kellner was also a water polo player. He later became a lecturer at the German University of Physical Education in Berlin and published several textbooks about swim training.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1912 Summer Olympics Swimming (Aquatics) GER Paul Kellner
100 metres Backstroke, Men (Olympic) 3 Bronze