Friedrich Hendrix

Intro German sprinter
A.K.A. Fritz Hendrix
Was Athlete Runner Sprinter
From Germany
Type Sports
Gender male
Birth 6 January 1911, Aachen, Germany
Death 30 August 1941, Proletarsk, Russia (aged 30 years)
Star sign Capricorn

Friedrich ("Fritz") Hendrix (January 6, 1911 in Aachen – KIA August 30, 1941 in Proletarskaja near Leningrad) was a German athlete who competed mainly in the 100 metres. He competed for Germany in the 1932 Summer Olympics held in Los Angeles, United States in the 4 x 100 metre relay where he won the silver medal with his team mates Helmut Körnig, Erich Borchmeyer and Arthur Jonath. He was married to Marie Dollinger who competed in three Olympic Games. Their daughter Brunhilde Hendrix won also a silver medal at the 1960 Summer Olympics. He was killed in action during World War II.

Read More

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *