Brunhilde Hendrix

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameBrunhilde•Hendrix (-Ramsauer)
Used nameBrunhilde•Hendrix
Born2 August 1938 in Langenzenn, Bayern (GER)
Died28 November 1995 in Sachsen bei Ansbach, Bayern (GER)
Measurements168 cm / 62 kg
Affiliations1. FC Nürnberg, Nürnberg (GER)
NOC Germany
Nationality West Germany
Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 1


Brunhilde Hendrix, daughter of German Olympians Marie Dollinger and Fritz Hendrix was married in May 1964 to Peter Ramsauer who was the local chief editor of the boulevard paper BILD at Nuremberg. She won the silver medal with the mixed German sprint relay in 1960 together with Martha Langbein, Anni Biechl and Jutta Heine close behind the winning US team. In the 100 Hendrix was eliminated in the semifinals. In 1957 she was German Champion with the relay and in the 100, and in 1960 in the 200. In 1960 she was awarded the Silver Bay Leaf. She was educated as a stenographer.

Personal Best: 100 – 11.6 (1960).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1960 Summer Olympics Athletics GER FRG Brunhilde Hendrix
100 metres, Women (Olympic) 5 h1 r3/4
4 × 100 metres Relay, Women (Olympic) Unified Team of Germany 2 Silver

Olympic family relations