Roman Steinberg

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Roman Steinberg
Personal information
Born (1900-04-05)5 April 1900
Tallinn, Estonia
Died 16 April 1928(1928-04-16) (aged 28)
Tallinn, Estonia

Roman Steinberg (5 April 1900 – 16 April 1928) from Tallinn, Estonia, was a Greco-Roman wrestling bronze medal winner in middleweight class at the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris, France. Steinberg was also three times Estonian wrestling champion 1921–1923, coached by Robert Oksa.

He died during illness, age 28.

See also


  • Kuningas, Tiit; Tiit Lääne (2005). Olümpiamängude ajalugu II, suvemängud 1920–1944 (en: History of the Olympic Games II Summer Games 1920–1944) (in Estonian). Tallinn: Maalehe Raamat. ISBN 9985-64-255-4.
  • Lääne, Tiit (2006). Eesti olümpiamedalivõitjad 1912–2006 (en: Estonian Olympic Medal Winners: 1912–2006) (in Estonian). Tallinn: Ajakirjade Kirjastus. ISBN 9949-427-25-8.

External links

  • Picture of Roman Steinberg at the Estonian Olympic Committee webpage
  • Hickok Sports at the Library of Congress Web Archives (archived 2002-02-22)
  • GBR Athletics
  • FILA Wrestling Database
  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Roman Steinberg". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC.

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