Mohamed Ali Riad

Mohamed Ali Riad (13 May 1927 – 14 August 1958) was an Egyptian fencer. He competed in the individual and team foil events 1952 Summer Olympics.[1] He was one of six members of the Egyptian fencing team who perished on board KLM Flight 607-E on 14 August 1958.[2]

Mohamed Ali Riad
Personal information
Born(1927-05-13)13 May 1927
Died14 August 1958(1958-08-14) (aged 31)
KLM Flight 607-E - Hugo de Groot plane crash
Sport
SportFencing

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Mohamed Ali Riad Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 18 September 2010.
  2. ^ "Sports tragedies - The San Diego Union-Tribune". signonsandiego.com. Retrieved 18 September 2010.