Pierre Danos

Pierre Danos (4 June 1929 – 16 January 2023) was a French rugby player, who played for AS Béziers which he won one title of French Champion, in 1961 and one Challenge Yves du Manoir. He earned his first cap with the French national team on 29 July 1954 against Argentina at Buenos Aires. He was called for the 1958 France rugby union tour of South Africa.

Pierre Danos
05.10.71 Procès René Vignal les témoins Danos, Leduc, Zatelli, Just Fontaine, (1971) - 53Fi1066 (Danos).jpg
Danos in 1971
Date of birth(1929-06-04)4 June 1929
Place of birthToulouse, France
Date of death16 January 2023(2023-01-16) (aged 93)
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight76 kg (168 lb)
Rugby union career
Position(s) Scrum-half
Amateur team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
RC Toulon
AS Béziers
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
1954–1960 France 17 (15)

Danos died on 16 January 2023, at the age of 93.[1]



  1. ^ "ASBH : Pierre Danos, ancien demi de mêlée champion de France en 1961, est décédé". Midilibre.fr. 16 January 2023.

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