Issi Baran

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Issi Baran
Personal information
NationalityFinnish
Born(1927-11-04)4 November 1927
Helsinki, Finland
Died25 April 2018(2018-04-25) (aged 90) [1]
Sport
SportSprinting
Event(s)100 metres

Issi Baran (4 November 1927 25 April 2018) was a Finnish sprinter. He competed in the men's 100 metres at the 1952 Summer Olympics. [2] As a Finnish Jew, Baran represented the Finnish Jewish sports club Makkabi Helsinki. [3]

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References

  1. "Issi Baran 1927–2018". Helsingin Sanomat (in Finnish). Sanoma. 25 April 2018. Retrieved 13 February 2019.
  2. Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Issi Baran Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 11 June 2017.
  3. "Suomalaisten juutalaisurheilijoiden tuloksia vääristeltiin". Iltalehti (in Finnish). Retrieved 13 June 2017.