Angéla Németh, Hungary

Angéla Németh

Angéla Németh (born February 18, 1946 in Budapest) is a former track and field athlete from Hungary, who was known as Angéla Ránky after her marriage. She competed for her native country at the 1968 Summer Olympics held in Mexico City, Mexico, where she won the gold medal in the javelin with a throw of 60,36 meters.

She was named Hungarian Sportswoman of The Year in 1968 and 1969 after having won the Olympic title in 1968 and the European title in 1969.

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