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Giovanni Gozzi

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 2
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameGiovanni•Gozzi
Used nameGiovanni•Gozzi
Born19 October 1902 in Milano, Milano (ITA)
Died11 August 1976 in Arma di Taggia, Imperia (ITA)
Measurements162 cm
AffiliationsAgamennone, Milano (ITA)
NOC(s) Italy


Giovanni Gozzi participated in 1924 and 1928 as a bantamweight and won a bronze medal in Amsterdam. In 1932 he changed to the featherweight class, winning the gold medal. He won a full set of medals at the European Championships in Greco-Roman, winning gold in 1927 bantamweight, silver in 1925 bantamweight, and bronze in 1934 featherweight. Although he was the 1936 Italian champion, Gozzi could not start in Berlin because of an accident. After his active career he became a coach.


Games Discipline (Sport) Event Status Team Pos Details
1924 Summer Olympics Wrestling Bantamweight, Greco-Roman, Men Olympic =13 Representing Italy    
1928 Summer Olympics Wrestling Bantamweight, Greco-Roman, Men Olympic 3 Bronze Representing Italy    
1932 Summer Olympics Wrestling Featherweight, Greco-Roman, Men Olympic 1 Gold Representing Italy