Peter Baczako

 

 

Age: 56

 

Summary: Hungarian weightlifter who mainly competed in the light and middle heavyweight competitions, who won a bronze medal at the 1976 Summer Olympics and a gold medal for 90-kg weightlifting at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, Russia, but who had been diagnosed with muscular dystrophy and spent the last few months in a wheelchair.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: September 27, 1951

 

Died: April 1, 2008

 

Location: Budapest, Hungary