Thuc Tuan Thai

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Thái Thúc Thuần
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Born(1925-03-28)March 28, 1925
Vietnam
DiedApril 18, 2019(2019-04-18) (aged 94) [1]
Los Angeles, California, United States

Thái Thúc Thuần (March 28, 1925 April 18, 2019) [2] was a Vietnamese judoka who founded the Vietnamese Judo Federation in 1956. [3] He was an Olympic competitor for the former Republic Of South Vietnam. He competed in the middleweight division.

At the 1964 Summer Olympics, he lost to Peter Snijders and Pipat Sinhasema. [4] He was listed in Black Belt Magazine as a participant within the 1964 Olympic games. [5]

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References

  1. Thuc Tuan Thai's obituary (in Vietnamese)
  2. "Thái Thúc Thuần, Judoka, JudoInside". www.judoinside.com. Retrieved 2019-03-31.
  3. "THE HISTORY OF".
  4. "Thái Thúc Thuần". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com.
  5. Inc, Active Interest Media (February 1965). Black Belt. Active Interest Media, Inc.