Maurice Desaymonnet

Maurice Desaymonnet (24 June 1921 – 4 November 2015) was a French basketball player who competed in the 1948 Summer Olympics. He was part of the French basketball team, which won the silver medal.[1] Desaymonnet died in November 2015 at the age of 94.[2]

Maurice Desaymonnet
Maurice Desaymonnet

(1921-06-24)June 24, 1921
DiedNovember 4, 2015(2015-11-04) (aged 94)
OccupationBasketball player
Olympic medal record
Representing  France
Men's basketball
Silver medal – second place 1948 London Team competition
European Championships
Silver medal – second place 1949 Egypt Team Competition


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Maurice Desaymonnet Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 14 June 2018.
  2. ^ Maurice Desaymonnet's obituary (in French)

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