|Born||5 December 1935|
Makiivka, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union
|Died||13 February 2021 (aged 85)|
|Height||1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|Weight||125–136 kg (276–300 lb)|
|Coached by||Suren Bogdasarov|
Yury Petrovich Vlasov (Russian: Юрий Петрович Власов; 5 December 1935 – 13 February 2021) was a Soviet and Russian writer and heavyweight weightlifter and politician. He competed at the 1960 and 1964 Olympics and won a gold medal in 1960 and a silver in 1964. He retired in 1968.
Vlasov died of natural causes on 13 February 2021, in Moscow, Russia.
References[change | change source]
- Yury Vlasov: Training Session. chidlovski.net
- Yury Vlasov. sports-reference.com
- "Умер олимпийский чемпион по тяжелой атлетике Юрий Власов" (in Russian). ITAR-TASS. 13 February 2021. Retrieved 13 February 2021.