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Christen Wiese

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameChristen Knagenhjelm•Wiese
Used nameChristen•Wiese
Born22 August 1876 in Bergen (NOR)
Died31 March 1968 in Nøtterøy (NOR)
AffiliationsBergens Seilforening, Bergen (NOR)
NOC Norway


Christen Wiese worked for a coal merchant. He later held the position of office manager for the association of coal traders. Wiese was eventually promoted to general manager at his firm.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1920 Summer Olympics Sailing NOR Christen Wiese
12 metres, Open (Olympic) Heira II 1 Gold