Nikolaos Zarifis

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Intercalated Games
Full nameNikolaos•Zarifis
Used nameNikolaos•Zarifis
Original nameΝικόλαος•Ζαριφης
Born12 October 1885 in Plovdiv, Plovdiv (BUL)
Died17 November 1941 in Marseille (Marseilles), Bouches-du-Rhône (FRA)
NOC Greece


Nikolaos Zarifis played all three tennis events at the 1906 Olympics. He was a cousin of Leon Zarifis, who also played tennis at the 1906 Olympics. Nikolaos lost his first round in singles, in three sets, but finished fourth in both doubles and mixed doubles.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1906 Intercalated Games Tennis GRE Nikolaos Zarifis
Singles, Men (Intercalated) =14
Doubles, Mixed (Intercalated) Esme Simiriotis =4
Doubles, Men (Intercalated) Georgios Simiriotis 4

Olympic family relations