Elemér Somfay

Elemér Somfay (28 August 1898 – 15 May 1979) was a Hungarian athlete who competed mainly in the pentathlon.

Elemér Somfay
Personal information
Born(1898-08-28)28 August 1898
Budapest, Hungary
Died15 May 1979(1979-05-15) (aged 80)
Budapest, Hungary
SportPentathlon, modern pentathlon

He competed for a Hungary at the 1924 Summer Olympics held in Paris, France in the Pentathlon where he won the silver medal.[1][2] He also competed in the modern pentathlon at the 1932 Summer Olympics.[2]


  1. ^ "Olympics Statistics: Elemér Somfay". databaseolympics.com. Archived from the original on 2012-11-02. Retrieved 2012-06-30.
  2. ^ a b "Elemér Somfay Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-06-30.