Harry Richard Blieden
At the 1960 Rome Olympics, Blieden was an alternate for the U.S. small boat crew.
Blieden (class of '57), was the captain of the crew team at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 1957. At the 1961 Maccabiah Games, Blieden won gold medals in the single sculls and the double sculls.
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Use links below to navigate through the olympics section of Jews In Sports.
encyclopedia of JEWS in sports, by Bernard Postal, Jesse Silver, and Roy Silver (New York: Bloch Publishing Co., 1965)
Los Angeles Times, September 4, 1961