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