Birth and Life

Charles Bozon

sportsman, alpine skier

Date of birth 15. 12. 1932
Country of birth France



Date of death 7. 7. 1964
Cemetery Cimetière du Biolay, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, France
GPS coordinates of the cemetery 45.921937, 6.876934

approximate GPS coordinates of the grave are 45.922232, 6.877015

Summary from Wikipedia

Born in Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Bozon won a gold medal in the slalom at the 1962 World Championships, held at his hometown of Chamonix in a snowstorm.[2] Earlier, he had won a bronze medal in the slalom at the 1960 Winter Olympics in Squaw Valley, California,[3] and two world championship silver medals in the combined in 1956 and 1960. Bozon suffered fractured vertebra in the giant slalom at the world championships in 1958 and vowed not to compete again.[4] He did not compete in the Olympics in 1964.[5]

Author of contribution: Janez, published 19. 5. 2017

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