Tibor Benkő

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Tibor Benkő
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Born(1905-04-28)28 April 1905
Sepsiszentgyörgy, Kingdom of Hungary
Died12 April 1988(1988-04-12) (aged 82)
Gödöllő, Hungary
Sport Fencing, Modern pentathlon

Tibor Benkő (28 April 1905 12 April 1988) was a Hungarian fencer and modern pentathlete. He competed at the 1932 Summer Olympics. [1]

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  1. "Tibor Benkő Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 3 May 2010.