Marianne Werner
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Marianne Werner

Olympic medal record
Women's athletics
Representing  West Germany
Silver medal - second place Shot put
Representing  Germany
Bronze medal - third place Shot put

Marianne Werner (née Schulze-Entrup, later Ader, born 4 January 1924),[1] is a retired West German athlete who competed mainly in the shot put events. She was born in Dülmen. Werner competed for West Germany at the 1952 Summer Olympics, held in Helsinki, Finland, in the Women's Shot Put, where she won the silver medal. Four years later she returned with the United Team of Germany to Melbourne for the 1956 Summer Olympics where she won the bronze medal one place behind Soviet Galina Zybina for the second Olympics and eventual winner, another Soviet Tamara Tyshkevich.


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Marianne Werner". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 2018.
Preceded by
Germany Wiltrud Urselmann
German Sportswoman of the Year
Succeeded by
Germany Marika Kilius

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