Hedwiga Rosenbaumová

Hedwiga Rosenbaumová (July 3, 1864 – July 31, 1939), also known as Hedwig Rosenbaum, was a tennis player who represented Bohemia.[1] She won two bronze medals in tennis at the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris, in the women's singles and the mixed doubles with Great Britain's Archibald Warden.[2] She was the first woman to represent Bohemia at the Olympics.[3]

Hedwiga Rosenbaumová
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Personal information
Born3 July 1864
Prague, Kingdom of Bohemia
Died31 July 1939 (aged 75)
Prague, Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia
Sport
SportTennis
Medal record

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Hedwiga Rosenbaumová". Olympedia. Retrieved 31 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Hedwiga Rosenbaumová Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 20 October 2013. Retrieved 26 January 2014.
  3. ^ "First female competitors at the Olympics by country". Olympedia. Retrieved 26 June 2020.