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Mate Parlov
Mate Parlov
Mate Parlov
(16 November 1948 – 29 July 2008) was a Yugoslav and Croatian boxer, Olympic gold medalist who was European and World Champion as amateur and as professional. Parlov is the greatest Croatian boxer of all time, and the Croatian sportsman of the 20th century.[1][2][3][4][5][6][7]Contents1 Background 2 Amateur 3 Professional career 4 Retirement 5 Private life 6 Honors and awards 7 Amateur highlights 8 Professional boxing record 9 References 10 External linksBackground[edit] Mate Parlov
Mate Parlov
was born in Split, the older of two brothers in a Croatian family originally from the village of Ričice near the town of Imotski
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Germany
Coordinates: 51°N 9°E / 51°N 9°E / 51; 9Federal Republic
Republic
of GermanyBundesrepublik Deutschland (German)[a] Flag Coat of arms Motto: "Einigkeit und Recht und Freiheit" (de facto)(English: "Unity and Justice and Freedom")Anthem: "Deutschlandlied"[b](English: "Song of Germany")Show globeShow map of EuropeLocation of Germany (dark green)– in Europe (green & dark grey)– in the European Union (green)Capitaland largest cityBerlin[c]52
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1972 Summer Olympic Games
The 1972 Summer Olympics
Summer Olympics
(German: Olympische Sommerspiele 1972), officially known as the Games of the XX Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event held in Munich, West Germany, from August 26 to September 11, 1972. The sporting nature of the event was largely overshadowed by the Munich
Munich
massacre in the second week, in which eleven Israeli athletes and coaches and a West German police officer at Olympic village were killed by Black September Palestinian terrorists. The 1972 Summer Olympics
Summer Olympics
were the second Summer Olympics
Summer Olympics
to be held in Germany, after the 1936 Games in Berlin, which had taken place under the Nazi regime
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Boxing At The 1984 Summer Olympics
Boxing
Boxing
at the 1984 Summer Olympics
1984 Summer Olympics
took place in the Memorial Sports Arena in Los Angeles, California, United States. The boxing schedule began on July 29 and ended on August 11
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Fažana
Fažana
Fažana
(Croatian name, pronounced [faʒǎna]) or Fasana (Italian name) is a town and municipality on the western coast of Istria, in Croatia. Yugoslavia's former President, Marshal Josip Broz Tito, was fond of Fažana
Fažana
and the Brionian Islands, spending up to six months of his year there.[2] References[edit]^ The official site, see also the list of towns and municipalities in the Istria County
Istria County
(ref. to [1]) and the narodne-novine list (ref
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Lung Cancer
Lung
Lung
cancer, also known as lung carcinoma,[7] is a malignant lung tumor characterized by uncontrolled cell growth in tissues of the lung.[10] This growth can spread beyond the lung by the process of metastasis into nearby tissue or other parts of the body.[11] Most cancers that start in the lung, known as primary lung cancers, are carcinomas.[12] The two main types are small-cell lung carcinoma (SCLC) and non-small-cell lung carcinoma (NSCLC).[3] The most common symptoms are coughing (including coughing up blood), weight loss, shortness of breath, and chest pains.[1] The vast majority (85%) of cases of
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Master Of Economics
The Master of Economics
Economics
is a postgraduate master's degree in economics (M.Econ., M.Ec.; also MS in Economics, MA in Economics, MCom in Economics) comprising training in economic theory, econometrics and / or applied economics.Contents1 Overview 2 See also 3 References 4 External links and referencesOverview[edit] The degree may be offered as a terminal degree or as additional preparation for doctoral study, and is sometimes offered as a professional degree, such as the emerging degree, M.P.S. in Applied Economics. The program emphases and curricula will differ correspondingly. Many universities (in the United States) do not offer the master's degree directly; rather, the degree is routinely awarded as a master's degree "en route", after completion of a designated phase of the Ph.D.
Ph.D.
program in economics. The course of study for the master's degree lasts from one to two years
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Croatian Boxing Federation
The Croatian Boxing
Boxing
Federation (Croatian: Hrvatski boksački savez) is the governing body of amateur boxing in Croatia. It was established in 1921. It is a member organization of the Croatian Olympic Committee. References[edit]^ "Pauletić predsjednik boksačkog saveza"
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Reima Virtanen
Reima Valdemar Virtanen (born November 5, 1947 in Kemi, Finnish Lapland) is a former boxer from Finland, who won the silver medal in the middleweight division (– 75 kg) at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich. He was nicknamed "Kila" and "Rema" during his career. In the final Virtanen was knocked out in 2:17 of the first round by Vyacheslav Lemechev of the Soviet Union. Olympic results[edit]1st round bye Defeated Titus Simba (Tanzania) 3-2 Defeated Witold Stachurski (Poland) TKO 3 Defeated Prince Amartey (Ghana) 3-2 Lost to Vyacheslav Lemeshev (Soviet Union) KO by 1References[edit]sports-referenceThis biographical article related to a Finnish boxer is a stub. You can help by expanding it.v t eThis article about a Finnish Olympic medalist is a stub
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Summer Olympic Games
The Summer Olympic Games
Olympic Games
(French: Jeux olympiques d'été)[1] or the Games of the Olympiad, first held in 1896, is an international multi-sport event that is hosted by a different city every four years. The most recent Olympics were held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The International Olympic Committee
International Olympic Committee
(IOC) organises the Games and oversees the host city's preparations. In each Olympic event, gold medals are awarded for first place, silver medals are awarded for second place, and bronze medals are awarded for third place; this tradition began in 1904
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United States
Coordinates: 40°N 100°W / 40°N 100°W / 40; -100 United States
United States
of America Flag Coat of arms Motto: "In God
God
We Trust"[1][a] .mw-parser-outpu
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Golden Gloves
The Golden Gloves
Golden Gloves
is the name given to annual competitions for amateur boxing in the United States, where a small pair of golden boxing gloves are awarded. The Golden Gloves
Golden Gloves
is a term used to refer to the National Golden Gloves
Golden Gloves
competition, but can also represent several other amateur tournaments, including regional golden gloves tournaments and other notable tournaments such as the Intercity Golden Gloves, the Chicago Golden Gloves, and the New York Golden Gloves. Arch Ward, sports editor of the Chicago Tribune
Chicago Tribune
came up with the idea of a citywide, Chicago amateur boxing tournament in 1923, and gained sponsorship from the Tribune
Tribune
in 1927 where an annual tournament was held between both Chicago and New York
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Nevada
Nevada
Nevada
(/nɪˈvædə/; see pronunciations) is a state in the Western, Mountain West, and Southwestern regions of the United States
United States
of America. It borders Oregon
Oregon
to the northwest, Idaho
Idaho
to the northeast, California
California
to the west, Arizona
Arizona
to the southeast and Utah
Utah
to the east. Nevada
Nevada
is the 7th most extensive, the 34th most populous, but the 9th least densely populated of the 50 United States
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Las Vegas, Nevada
Las Vegas
Las Vegas
(/lɑːs ˈveɪɡəsˌ lɑːz ˈveɪɡəs/, Spanish for "The Meadows"; Spanish: [laz ˈβeɣas]), officially the City
City
of Las Vegas and often known simply as Vegas, is the 28th-most populated city in the United States, the most populated city in the state of Nevada, and the county seat of Clark County. The city anchors the Las Vegas Valley metropolitan area and is the largest city within the greater Mojave Desert.[6] Las Vegas
Las Vegas
is an internationally renowned major resort city, known primarily for its gambling, shopping, fine dining, entertainment, and nightlife. The Las Vegas Valley
Las Vegas Valley
as a whole serves as the leading financial, commercial, and cultural center for Nevada. The city bills itself as The Entertainment Capital of the World, and is famous for its mega casino–hotels and associated activities
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Yugoslavia
Yugoslavia
Yugoslavia
(Serbo-Croatian, Slovene, Macedonian: Jugoslavija, Југославија; [juɡǒslaːʋija]) was a country in Southeastern and Central Europe
Central Europe
for most of the 20th century. It came into existence after World War I
World War I
in 1918[i] under the name of the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats
Croats
and Slovenes by the merger of the provisional State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs
State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs
(itself formed from territories of the former Austro-Hungarian Empire) with the formerly independent Kingdom of Serbia. The Serbian royal House of Karađorđević
House of Karađorđević
became the Yugoslav royal dynasty
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Australia
Coordinates: 25°S 133°E / 25°S 133°E / -25; 133Commonwealth of Australia Flag Coat of arms Anthem: Advance Australia
Australia
Fair[N 1] Commonwealth of Australia, including the Australian territorial claim in the AntarcticCapitalCanberra35°18′29″S 149°07′28″E / 35.30806°S 149.12444°E / -35.30806; 149.12444Largest citySydneyNational languageEnglish[N 2]Religion (2016)[3] Various 52%
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