German contestant Ossi Reichert wins the Women's Giant Slalom in the Winter Olympics at Cortina d'Ampezzo, 28th January 1956.
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Cortina D''Amprezzo Winter Olympic Games Commemorative Medal. The medal is in the IOC, Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland. \ Mandatory Credit: IOC, Olympic Museum /Allsport
The official poster for the 1956 Winter Olympic games held in Cortina D''Ampezzo, Italy. The poster is in the IOC, Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland. \ Mandatory Credit: IOC, Olympic Museum /Allsport
German contestant Max Bolkart makes his way to the start of the Olympic ski jump event at Cortina d'Ampezzo, 6th February 1956. He took fourth position.
Figure skaters Tenley Albright and Hayes Alan Jenkins of the United States smile as they pose during the Winter Olympic Games 04 February 1956 in Cortina d'Ampezzo. Hayes Alan Jenkins and Tenley Albright became Olympic champions...More
Portrait of Swedish cross country skier Sixten Jernberg taken 02 February 1956 in Cortina d'Ampezzo during the Winter Olympic Games. Jernberg won gold medals in the 30km and 50 km nordic events. Between 1956 and 1964, Jernberg won nine...More
Austrian skier Toni Sailer is surrounded by fans in February 1956 in Cortina d'Ampezzo during the Winter Olympic Games. Sailer won three gold medals (downhill, slalom and giant slalom) during the competition.
Russian skater, Jury Sergeev (L), in stands during winter Olympics, having plenty to cheer about, from the opening day the Soviet team, which was competing for the first time in the winter Olympics, beat a steady procession to the...More
David Jenkins, arms outstretched in gracefull position as he performs at Olympics in huge rink, crowd watching from balconies.
Vladimir Kuzen, skiing past grandstand and judges at the finish line, after cross country race during winter Olympics.