Väinö Kajander

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Väinö Kajander
Väinö Kajander, Otto Oksanen, Otto Lasanen 1921.jpg
Kajander (left) in 1921
Personal information
Born 30 November 1893
Elimäki, Finland
Died 16 September 1978 (aged 84)
Helsinki, Finland
Sport
Sport Greco-Roman wrestling
Club Helsingin Jyry

Väinö Viktor Kajander (later Kajukorpi, 30 November 1893 – 16 September 1978) was a welterweight Greco-Roman wrestler from Finland who won a silver medal at the 1932 Olympics.[1] Kajander was a machinist by profession. He retired from wrestling in 1936, aged 43.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kajukorpi (ent. Kajander) Väinö . tulpaini.fi
  2. ^ Väinö Kajander. sports-reference.com