Miguel de Capriles Athlete

Miguel de Capriles (November 30, 1906 – May 24, 1981) was an American fencer and a President of the FIE. He won a bronze medal in the team épée event at the 1932 Summer Olympics and a bronze in the team sabre at the 1948 Summer Olympics. He was also an attorney and, in later life, a professor of law at the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in San Francisco. He taught classes relating to business law, such as accounting for lawyers and corporations.

Personal facts

Birth dateNovember 30, 1906
Birth place
Mexico City , Mexico
Date of deathMay 24, 1981
Place of death
San Francisco , United States


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