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Encyclopedia > Carl Schuhmann
1896 Olympic wrestling final between Schuhmann and Tsitas. File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. Click on date to download the file or see the image uploaded on that date. (del) (cur) 19:33, 1 Mar 2005...
1896 Olympic wrestling final between Schuhmann and Tsitas. File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. Click on date to download the file or see the image uploaded on that date. (del) (cur) 19:33, 1 Mar 2005... Enlarge
Schuhmann (left) before the Olympic wrestling final, which he won.

Carl Schuhmann ( May 12 is the 132nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (133rd in leap years). There are 233 days remaining. Events 1191 - Richard I of England marries Berengaria of Navarre. 1264 - The Battle of Lewes, between King Henry III of England and the rebel Simon de Montfort, 6th... 12 May 1869 is a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). Events March 1 - North German Confederation issues 10gr and 30gr value stamps, printed on goldbeaters skin May 4 - Naval Battle of Hakodate in Japan. May 10 - Transcontinental Railroad completed at Promontory, Utah. May 15 - Woman... 1869 March 24 is the 83rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (84th in Leap years). There are 282 days remaining. Events up to 19th century 1603 - James I becomes King of England. 1765 - American Revolutionary War: The Kingdom of Great Britain passes the Quartering Act that requires the... 24 March 1946 was a common year starting on Tuesday. (see link for calendar) Events January January 4 - Theodore Schurch becomes the last person to be executed for offences committed under the Treachery Act of 1940 January 7 - Allied recognize Austrian republic with 1937 borders - the country is divided into four occupation... 1946) is a The Federal Republic of Germany ( German: Official language German1 Capital Berlin Largest City Berlin Chancellor Gerhard Schröder President Horst Köhler Area - Total - % water Ranked 61st 349,223 km² 2.416% Population - Total ( 2004) - Density Ranked 13th 82,531,700 242/km² Formation Unification Treaty... German athlete, who won four Olympic titles in Gymnastics is a sport involving the performance of sequences of movements requiring physical strength, flexibility, and kinaesthetic awareness. It developed from fitness exercises used by ancient Greek soldiers, including skills for mounting and dismounting a horse, and circus performance skills. Modern gymnastics, as regulated by the Fédération Internationale... gymnastics and Andrell Durden (top) and Edward Harris grapple for position during the All-Marine Wrestle Offs. Durden and Harris were among the Marines selected during the wrestle offs to serve on the 2001 All Marine Wrestling Team. Two US Air Force members wrestling Wrestling is a form of fighting, both playfully... wrestling at the The Games of the I Olympics were held in 1896 in Greece. These were the first celebration of the Olympic Games since the recreation of the ancient Greek Olympics with the founding of the International Olympic Committee in 1894. Highlights Prologue Pierre de Coubertin Day 1 The first competitions to... 1896 Summer Olympics in The Acropolis in central Athens, one of the most important landmarks in world history. The Parthenon, the main monument on the site, was built in favour of goddess Athena, the patron of the city Athens ( Greek: Αθήνα , plural for Athena), and in the 19th century this... Athens.


Schuhmann, who was a member of the Berliner Turnerschaft, was a member of the successful German gymnastics team that won the team events in the The horizontal bar or high bar is an Artistic Gymnastics apparatus. It is only used by male gymnasts. It is made of metal or steel. Dimensions Height: 280 cm (including about 20 cm landing mats) Length: 240 cm Diameter of the bar: 28 mm From the Boys Own Book... horizontal bar and Two parallel bars form an artistic gymnastics apparatus only used by male gymnasts. The bars are supported by a metal or steel frame. The bars are made of wood or plastic or combined material. Dimensions Height 200 cm (including about 20 cm landing mats) Length 350 cm Distance between the... parallel bars events. Schuhmann added a third title by winning the horse vault event.


Schuhmann then also entered the wrestling competition, which he also won, even though he was much lighter and smaller than most of the other combatants. He also entered the Weightlifting is a sport where competitors attempt to lift heavy weights mounted on steel bars. Weightlifting contests have been common since ancient times (and were apparently included in the ancient Greek Olympics), and were a part of the original Olympic Games in 1896. Womens weightlifting began in the 1980s... weightlifting competition, but did not win any prizes.


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Carl Schuhmann at AllExperts (398 words)
Carl Schuhmann (12 May 1869 – 24 March 1946) was a German athlete, who won four Olympic titles in gymnastics and wrestling at the 1896 Summer Olympics in Athens.
Schuhmann, who was a member of the Berliner Turnerschaft, was a member of the successful German gymnastics team that won the team events in the horizontal bar and parallel bars events.
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