Albert Weinstein

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameGeorg Albert•Weinstein
Used nameAlbert•Weinstein
Born13 October 1885 in Pretzsch, Wallendorf (Luppe), Schkopau, Sachsen-Anhalt (GER)
Died7 December 1969 in Diez, Rheinland-Pfalz (GER)
AffiliationsSportfreunde Halle, Halle (Saale) (GER)
NOC Germany


Albert Weinstein, brother of Paul Weinstein came in seventh in the long jump at the 1908 London Olympic Games. In 1909 and 1910 Albert was German Champion in the long jump. He also started as a triple jumper. His son Adelbert later became an important German postwar journalist at the Allgemeine Zeitung Mainz and the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung and a high-ranking officer in the German Bundeswehr.

Personal Best: LJ – 6.95 (1909).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1908 Summer Olympics Athletics GER Albert Weinstein
High Jump, Men (Olympic) DNS
Long Jump, Men (Olympic) 7
Triple Jump, Men (Olympic) DNS

Olympic family relations