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José Álvarez de Bohórquez

Olympic medal record

Men's Equestrian
Gold 1928 Amsterdam Team jumping

José , Marqués de los Trujillos (Marquess of the Trujillos) (23 March 1895 – 27 February 1993) was a Spanish horse rider. Álvarez de Bohórquez competed in the 1924 Summer Olympics and won the team jumping gold medal in the 1928 Summer Olympics.[1][2] His name is also shortened to José Álvarez de Bohórquez, José Á. de Bohórquez, or José Álvarez.


José Álvarez de Bohórquez was born on 23 March 1895, in Madrid, Spain.[1][2]

In the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris, he finished ninth in the individual jumping and placed eighth as part of the Spanish team in the team jumping with his horse Acabado.[3]

In the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam he finished tenth in the individual jumping and won the gold medal as part of the Spanish team in the team jumping[1][2] with his horse Zalamero.[3]

Álvarez de Bohórquez died on 27 February in 1993.[1]


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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Karlsson 1998, cited.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 DBO, cited.
  3. 3.0 3.1 MDC 2000, cited.

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