Category:Emil Zátopek

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English: Emil Zátopek (September 19, 1922 – November 22, 2000) was a long distance runner from Czechoslovakia, probably best known for his amazing feat of winning three gold medals in athletics at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki. He was nicknamed "The Czech Locomotive".
Italiano: Emil Zátopek (1922–2000) fu un fondista cecoslovacco, tra i più famosi della specialità; vinse tre medaglie d'oro alle Olimpiadi di Helsinki del 1952; ricevette il soprannome di Locomotiva ceca.


Emil Zátopek 
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Czech Olympic long-distance runner
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Date of birth 19 September 1922
Kopřivnice
Date of death 22 November 2000
Prague
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Occupation
  • athletics competitor
Member of political party
  • Communist Party of Czechoslovakia
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Award received
  • Czech Medal of Merit
  • Pierre de Coubertin medal
  • Honorary citizenship of Třebíč
  • Jiří Guth-Jarkovský prize
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