1983, English, Photograph edition: A postcard commemorating a visit in 1983 by Nino Borsari, of Melbourne, to the town of his birthplace, Cavezzo, Modena

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A postcard commemorating a visit in 1983 by Nino Borsari, of Melbourne, to the town of his birthplace, Cavezzo, Modena
 
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Physical Description
  • still image
Published
  • 1983
Language
  • English

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Title
  • A postcard commemorating a visit in 1983 by Nino Borsari, of Melbourne, to the town of his birthplace, Cavezzo, Modena
Published
  • 1983
Physical Description
  • still image
Part Of
  • Co.As.It. – Italian Historical Society
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Summary
  • A postcard commemorating a visit in 1983 by Nino Borsari, of Melbourne, to the town of his birthplace, Cavezzo, Modena. He was born there on 14 December 1911. Borsari won a gold medal in cycling at the Los Angeles Olympic Games in 1932, in the 4 x 1000 metre relay for Italy. The Cavezzo Stadium was renamed Stadio Comunale Nino Borsari in 1975. On 28 September 1975, Borsari returned to Cavezzo to attend a special meeting to commemorate this occasion. Australian world sprint cycling champion, John Nicholson, accompanied Borsari and competed in a race on the day. There was a record crowd of 13,000.
  • Italian Origin: Emilia Romagna, Modena, Cavezzo
Terms of Use
  • Permission to reproduce must be sought through Co.As.It. – Italian Historical Society email: ihs@coasit.com.au
Language
  • English
Image Number
  • oai:IHS.com.au/​ P-05406

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