Alida van den Bos

 

 

Age: 101

 

Summary: Dutch athlete who became the world's oldest surviving Olympic medal winner, who won a gold medal as a member of the 1928 Dutch gymnastics team as the only non-Jewish team member (all other team members and team coach died in concentration camps during World War II), and who coached the Dutch gymnastic team at the 1948 Olympics.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: January 18, 1902

 

Died: July 17, 2003

 

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands