Tibor Püspöki

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Tibor Püspöki
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Born(1900-06-01)1 June 1900
Died21 January 1978(1978-01-21) (aged 77)
SportTrack and field
Event(s)110 metres hurdles

Tibor Püspöki (1 June 1900 21 January 1978) was a Hungarian hurdler. He competed in the men's 110 metres hurdles at the 1924 Summer Olympics. [1]

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  1. Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Tibor Püspöki Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 12 September 2017.