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Alfred Hajos - the first Olympic swimmer

The holder of the first Olympic swimming gold medal was the then 18-years-old Hungarian., Alfred Hajos. But Hajos was famousfirst Olympic swimmer not only as a great swimmer. He was the chief trainer of the national football team, director of the first Hungarian sports paper and the designer of a number of original architectural projects. As a matter of additional interest, adidas jeremy scott ali 2.0 Hajos won the silver medal for his sports stadium project in the Olympic Arts Concourse in Paris in 1924. In 1980 Hungary released a single-sided postcard with an original stamp and a special postmark dedicated to Alfred Hajos. Both of these postal souvenirs tell of the "golden tale" of 1896.

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