Filippo Bottino’s biography, net worth, fact, career, awards and life story

Intro
Weightlifter

Was

Athlete Weightlifter

From

Italy

Type

Sports

Gender
male

Birth

9 December 1888, Genoa

Death

18 October 1969, Sestri Ponente
(aged 80 years)

Filippo Bottino (9 December 1888 – 18 October 1969) was an Italian heavyweight weightlifter who won a gold medal at the 1920 Olympics. In 1922 he became the first Italian weightlifter to break a world record, in the press, and in 1924 he finished sixth at the Paris Olympics. He was made a Knight of the Italian Republic received the Medal of Honour for Sporting Merit.

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