Namesakes

Notable Athletes: 3 soccer
(soccer) Artur Boruc   1980-  
(soccer) Artur Jędrzejczyk   1987-  
(soccer) Artur Yusupov   1989-  
Olympic Medalists: 2 bronze, 1 bronze/silver, 1 gold/bronze/silver, 1 silver, 1 silver/gold
(silver) Artur Svensson   1924   4x400 m relay  
(gold/bronze/silver) John Ljunggren (a.k.a. Artur)   1948; 1956; 1960   50 km walk  
(bronze) Artur Wojdat   1988   swimming - 400 m freestyle  
(bronze/silver) Artur Partyka   1992; 1996   high jump  
(silver/gold) Artur Taymazov   2000; 2004; 2008; 2012   wrestling  
(bronze) Artur Aleksanyan   2012   Greco-Roman wrestling  
Other Leaders: 2 presidents, 1 prime minister
President Artur Bernardes   1922-1926   Brazil  
President Artur da Costa e Silva   1967-1969   Brazil  
Prime Minister Artur Rasizade   1996-2003; 2003-   Azerbaijan