Norman Tyrrell

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameNorman Frederick•Tyrrell
Used nameNorman•Tyrrell
Born1897 in Fulham, England (GBR)
Died1948 in Southwark, England (GBR)
NOC Great Britain


Brit Norman Tyrrell was the son of the sculptor Thomas Tyrrell (1857-1929) who taught modelling at South London Technical School of Art from 1895 until at least 1924. Several of Norman’s siblings were also sculptors or in related occupations. Tyrrell represented Britain at the 1948 London Art Competitions.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1948 Summer Olympics Art Competitions GBR Norman Tyrrell
Sculpturing, Statues, Open (Olympic) AC