Mirja Hietamies

 

 

Age: 82

 

Summary: Finnish cross-country skier who had won at least two major championship medals (one gold and one silver) in one of the first women's national cross-country skiing team in the 3 x 5 km relay event at the 1956 Winter Olympics in Italy and also at the 1952 Winter Olympic Games event in Oslo, Norway.

 

 

Cause of Death: Lengthy illness

 

Born: January 7, 1931

 

Died: March 14, 2013

 

Location: Helsinki, Finland