Ioanna Tissamenou

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Intercalated Games
Full nameIoanna•Tissamenou
Used nameIoanna•Tissamenou
Original nameΙωάννα•Τισσαμενου
NOC Greece


Ioanna Tissamenou played only singles at the 1906 Athina Olympics, losing in the first round by love and 1 to her countrywoman Sofia Marinou. Along with Marinou, Tissamenou was the first woman to compete for Greece at the Olympic Games. Nothing else is known of her life.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1906 Intercalated Games Tennis GRE Ioanna Tissamenou
Singles, Women (Intercalated) =5

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