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Jaap Meijer
GIVEN NAME(S): Jaap
SURNAME(S): Meijer
GENDER: Male
BIRTH DATE: 1905 April 20
BIRTH PLACE: Amsterdam, the Netherlands
DEATH DATE: 1943 December 2
DEATH PLACE: Meer, Belgium
DESCRIPTION: At the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris, he placed second (and thus won the silver medal) at the men's sprint competition in track cycling.
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Olympic Medalists
TYPE: silver
YEAR: 1924
SPORT: Cycling (track)
COUNTRY: Netherlands