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Augustin "Gustav" Bubník
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Born (1928-11-21)November 21, 1928
Prague, Czechoslovakia
Died April 18, 2017(2017-04-18) (aged 88)
Prague, Czech Republic
Position Forward
Shot Left
National team Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Czechoslovakia
Playing career 1947–about 1966
Medal record
Silver 1948 Saint-Moritz Czechoslovakia

Augustin "Gustav" Bubník (21 November 1928 in Prague, Czechoslovakia – 18 April 2017 in Prague, Czech Republic) was a retired ice hockey player for the Czechoslovak national team. He won a silver medal at the 1948 Winter Olympics. He also played in the 1947 and 1949 World Championships. Czechoslovakia won both.

He later worked as ice hockey coach and was elected as MP to the lower chamber of Czech Parliament from the Civic Democratic Party. He also worked as ice hockey coach of the Finnish National Team from 1966 to 1969, and was later inducted to the Finnish Hockey Hall of Fame.

Gustav Bubnik (cropped)
Bubník in 2009
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