Henri Baur

Biographical information

Medals IG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 1
RolesCompeted in Intercalated Games
Full nameHenri•Baur
Used nameHenri•Baur
Born14 November 1872 in Guebwiller, Haut-Rhin (FRA)
Died15 May 1932
AffiliationsWiener AC, Wien (AUT)
NOC Austria


Henri Baur qualified for the athletics competitions at the 1906 Olympics. He won the discus throw (29.38 m), finished second in the Ancient pentathlon and shot put, and third in the discus throw Greek style and stone throw (10.98 m) at the Austrian selecting competition held in Vienna (WAC field) on 8 April 1906. He also won a silver medal in the Greco-Roman heavyweight wrestling event at the 1906 Intercalated Olympics. He was also a member of the Austrian tug-of-war team placing fourth.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1906 Intercalated Games Athletics AUT Henri Baur
Shot Put, Men (Intercalated) DNS
Discus Throw, Men (Intercalated) DNS
Discus Throw, Greek Style, Men (Intercalated) AC
Pentathlon (Ancient), Men (Intercalated) 20
Tug-Of-War AUT Henri Baur
Tug-Of-War, Men (Intercalated) Austria 4
Wrestling AUT Henri Baur
Heavyweight, Greco-Roman, Men (Intercalated) 2 Silver