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Date of Birth February 26, 1900
Date of Death Daytona Beach, Florida, United States
Place of Birth Rawa Mazowiecka, Russian Empire
Country Russia
Profession Thrower
Horoscope Pisces

Halina Konopacka Biography

Halina Konopacka is a famous Polish discus thrower, who was born on February 26, 1900 in Rawa Mazowiecka, Russian Empire. According to Astrologers, Halina Konopacka's zodiac sign is Pisces.

Halina Konopacka (Leonarda Kazimiera Konopacka-Matuszewska-Szczerbińska) (26 February 1900 – 28 January 1989) was a Polish athlete. She won the discus throw event at the 1928 Summer Olympics, breaking her own world record and becoming the first Polish Olympic champion. After retiring from athletics she became a writer and poet. She immigrated to the United States after World War II and died there.

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Konopacka was born in Rawa Mazowiecka, Russian Empire, and grew up in Warsaw, where she trained in horse riding, swimming and skating. Her whole family also played tennis, including her father Jakub, sister Czesława, and brother Tadeusz. While studying at the Faculty of Philology of the Warsaw University she also took up skiing and athletics but soon abandoned winter sports because the training facilities were too far from her home. In 1926 she set her first world record in the discus throw, after only a few months of training, which was followed by two more records in 1927 and 1928.

Halina Konopacka Net Worth

Her net worth has been growing significantly in 2021-2022. So, how much is Halina Konopacka worth at the age of 89 years old? Halina Konopacka’s income source is mostly from being a successful Thrower. She is from Russia. We have estimated Halina Konopacka's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

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Konopacka had dark skin and brown eyes, owing to her Tatar ancestors on her moternal side. She always wore a red beret while competing, and was nicknamed "Miss Olympia". In 1928 she married Ignacy Matuszewski, who was soon to become the Minister of the Treasury, in which function he served in five consecutive governments of Poland. She retired from athletics in 1931 but continued to do sports recreationally, including skiing, tennis and car racing. She continued to be listed as one of the best Polish tennis players up until 1937. She was a guest of honor at both the 1936 Winter as well as Summer Olympics, and in 1938–1939 also a member of the Polish Olympic Committee. Being a well-educated woman, fluent in three foreign languages, she engaged in writing poetry. She wrote her first volume of poems titled Któregoś dnia (Some Day) in 1929, and later published her verses in the literary magazine of the Skamander group as well as in the Wiadomości Literackie, the premier literary periodical of the interbellum Poland, earning recognition among established writers of the day such as Mieczysław Grydzewski, Kazimierz Wierzyński and Antoni Słonimski. According to professor Anna Nasiłowska, Konopacka's works were valued for their feminist approach to analyzing the relationship between a man and a woman, and for their reminiscences of youth and the treatment of the topic of jealousy.

Halina Konopacka Height, Weight & Measurements

At 89 years old, Halina Konopacka height is 180 cm (5 ft 11 in) and Weight 65 kg (143 lb).

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Height 180 cm (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 65 kg (143 lb)
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In September 1939, at the onset of World War II, she helped her husband, Ignacy Matuszewski, the former Minister of the Treasury in the Polish Government, evacuate the gold reserves of the Polish National Bank to France to help finance the Polish government-in-exile. After France surrendered to Germany in June 1940, the couple immigrated to the United States, arriving there through Spain, Portugal and Brazil in September 1941. After her husband died suddenly in New York in 1946, she founded a skiing school near New York City, as well as tried her hand at fashion design and ran a boutique shop there. In 1949, she married George Szczerbiński, an accomplished tennis player. After her second husband's death in 1959, she moved to Florida, where in 1960 she graduated from an art college at which point she became a painter, working under the alias of Helen George. She painted mostly flowers. She died on January 28, 1989, and soon thereafter was awarded posthumously the Silver Cross of Merit by the Polish Government. Her ashes were laid to rest in her parents' grave at the Bródno Cemetery of Warsaw.

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