Bep van Klaveren

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Name: Bep van Klaveren
Alias: The Dutch Windmill
Birth Name: Lambertus Steenhorst
Hometown: Rotterdam, Netherlands
Birthplace: Rotterdam, Netherlands
Died: 1992-02-12 (Age:84)
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 173cm
Pro Boxer: Record
Amateur Boxer: Record

Bep van Klaveren was a Gold Medalist at featherweight in the 1928 Olympic Games. To this day, he remains the only Dutchman to have ever won an Olympic Gold Medal.

In 1992, a memorial statue was dedicated for van Klaveren in Rotterdam, which was designed by Dutch sculptor Willem Verbon.

Olympic results

External Links

  • Image of van Klaveren's statue from the Dutch wikipedia: [1]

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