Ilse Kishauer

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameIlse Margarete Charlotte•Kishauer (-Gaste)
Used nameIlse•Kishauer
Born21 May 1906 in Berlin, Berlin (GER)
Died25 September 1991 in Berlin, Berlin (GER)
AffiliationsBerliner Schlittschuhclub, Berlin (GER)
NOC Germany


Kishauer first competed in pairs at the 1926 World Championships with partner Herbert Härtel, finishing eighth. She then teamed up with Ernst Gaste at the 1928 Olympic Winter Games in St. Mortiz finishing eighth, and seventh at the 1931 World Championships. They were the dominating pairs team in German figure skating in the 1920s and were German champions between 1927 and 1931 five times in a row, after Kishauer had already won the title with Härtel in 1926.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1928 Winter Olympics Figure Skating (Skating) GER Ilse Kishauer
Pairs, Mixed (Olympic) Ernst Gaste 8

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