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Giuliana Chenal-Minuzzo (née Minuzzo, 26 November 1931 – 11 November 2020) was an Italian alpine skier. She was born in Vallonara di Marostica, Italy.

Olympic career

At the 1952 Olympics in Oslo Minuzzo was the bronze medalist in the women's downhill competition.

At the 1960 Olympics, she was bronze medalist in the women's giant slalom event.

At the 1956 Winter Olympics in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Minuzzo made history by becoming the first woman to take the Olympic Oath.


On 11 November 2020, Minuzzo died in Aosta, Italy at the age of 88.

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