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COMPETITION INFORMATION
Medallists from previous World Championships - Men - Total

As of 16 July 2008

1898 - 2007

Flyweight (56kg)

Year Location Gold Silver Bronze
2007 Chiang Mai (THA) CHA Kum Chol (PRK) LI Zheng (CHN) IRAWAN Eko Yuli (INA)
2006 Santo Domingo (DOM) LI Zheng (CHN) ALVAREZ Sergio (CUB) HOANG Anh Tuan (VIE)
2005 Doha (QAT) WANG Shin-Yuan (TPE) LEE Jong-Hoon (KOR) HOANG Anh Tuan (VIE)
2003 Vancouver (CAN) WU Meijin (CHN) JIGAU Adrian (ROU) ARTUC Sedat (TUR)
2002 Warsaw (POL) WU Meijin (CHN) YANG Chinyi (TPE) JIGAU Adrian (ROU)
2001 Antalya (TUR) MUTLU Halil (TUR) WANG Shin-Yuan (TPE) VARGAS William (CUB)
1999 Athens (GRE) MUTLU Halil (TUR) JIGAU Adrian (ROU) WANG Shin-Yuan (TPE)
1998 Lahti (FIN) MUTLU Halil (TUR) LAN Shizhang (CHN) IVANOV Ivan (BUL)
1997 Chiang Mai (THA) LAN Shizhang (CHN) YANG Bin (CHN) WANG Shin-Yuan (TPE)
1995 Guangzhou (CHN) ZHANG Xiangsen (CHN) MUTLU Halil (TUR) LAN Shizhang (CHN)
1994 Istanbul (TUR) MUTLU Halil (TUR) IVANOV Ivan (BUL) ANGELOV Sevdalin (BUL)
1993 Melbourne (AUS) IVANOV Ivan (BUL) MUTLU Halil (TUR) KO Kwang-Ku (KOR)
1991 Donaueschingen (GER) IVANOV Ivan (BUL) ANGELOV Sevdalin (BUL) ZHANG Zairong (CHN)
1990 Budapest (HUN) IVANOV Ivan (BUL) HUANG Xiliang (CHN) ZHANG Zairong (CHN)
1989 Athens (GRE) IVANOV Ivan (BUL) HE Zhuoquiang (CHN) CIHAREAN Traian (ROU)
1987 Ostrava (TCH) MARINOV Sevdalin (BUL) HE Zhuoquiang (CHN) GUTOWSKI Jacek (POL)
1986 Sofia (BUL) MARINOV Sevdalin (BUL) GUTOWSKI Jacek (POL) KOLOKOLTSEV Alexei (URS)
1985 Södertälje (SWE) MARINOV Sevdalin (BUL) ZENG Guoqiang (CHN) PIEKORZ Bernard (POL)
1984 Los Angeles, CA (USA) ZENG Guoqiang (CHN) ZHOU Peishun (CHN) MANABE Kazushito (JPN)
1983 Moscow (URS) TERZIISKI Neno (BUL) GUTOWSKI Jacek (POL) LELETKO Stefan (POL)
1982 Ljubljana (YUG) LELETKO Stefan (POL) SARANDALIEV Yenia (BUL) GUTOWSKI Jacek (POL)
1981 Lille (FRA) OSMONALIEV Kanybek (URS) GUTOWSKI Jacek (POL) MANABE Kazushito (JPN)
1980 Moscow (URS) OSMONALIEV Kanybek (URS) HO Bong-Chol (PRK) HAN Gyong-Si (PRK)
1979 Thessaloniki (GRE) OSMONALIEV Kanybek (URS) HORNYAK Ferenc (HUN)  
      VORONIN Alexander (URS)  
1978 Gettysburg, PA (USA) OSMONALIEV Kanybek (URS) GOLIK Tadeusz (POL) CASAMAYOR Francisco (CUB)
1977 Stuttgart (FRG) VORONIN Alexander (URS) KOSZEGI Gyorgy (HUN) CASAMAYOR Francisco (CUB)
1976 Montreal (CAN) VORONIN Alexander (URS) KOSZEGI Gyorgy (HUN) NASSIRI Mohammed (IRN)
1975 Moscow (URS) SMALCERZ Zygmunt (POL) VORONIN Alexander (URS) SZUCS Lajos (HUN)
1974 Manila (PHI) NASSIRI Mohammed (IRN) KOSZEGI Gyorgy (HUN) HORIKOSHI Takeshi (JPN)
1973 Havana (CUB) NASSIRI Mohammed (IRN) SZUCS Lajos (HUN) SMALCERZ Zygmunt (POL)
1972 Munich (FRG) SMALCERZ Zygmunt (POL) SZUCS Lajos (HUN) HOLCZREITER Sandor (HUN)
1971 Lima (PER) SMALCERZ Zygmunt (POL) HOLCZREITER Sandor (HUN) UEKI Masahiro (JPN)
1970 Columbus, OH (USA) HOLCZREITER Sandor (HUN) SZOLTYSEK Walter (POL) SMETANIN Vladimir (URS)
1969 Warsaw (POL) KRISHCHISHIN Vladislav (URS) SMETANIN Vladimir (URS) SZOLTYSEK Walter (POL)

Bantamweight (62kg)

Year Location Gold Silver Bronze
2007 Chiang Mai (THA) YANG Fan (CHN) IM Yong Su (PRK) FILEV Ivaylo (BUL)
2006 Santo Domingo (DOM) QIU Le (CHN) FIGUEROA Oscar (COL) SALAZAR Diego (COL)
2005 Doha (QAT) QIU Le (CHN) ZHANG Ping (CHN) JIGAU Adrian (ROU)
2003 Vancouver (CAN) MUTLU Halil (TUR) SHI Zhiyong (CHN) LE Maosheng (CHN)
2002 Warsaw (POL) IM Yong Su (PRK) LE Maosheng (CHN) GEORGIEV Stefan (BUL)
2001 Antalya (TUR) OLESHCHOUK Genadi (BLR) LI Yinglong (CHN) GEORGIEV Stefan (BUL)
1999 Athens (GRE) LE Maosheng (CHN) SABANIS Leonidas (GRE) ANGELOV Sevdalin (BUL)
1998 Lahti (FIN) SABANIS Leonidas (GRE) PESHALOV Nikolai (CRO) ANGELOV Sevdalin (BUL)
1997 Chiang Mai (THA) GEORGIEV Stefan (BUL) LE Maosheng (CHN) ANGELOV Sevdalin (BUL)
1995 Guangzhou (CHN) SABANIS Leonidas (GRE) CHUN Byung-Kwan (KOR) PESHALOV Nikolai (BUL)
1994 Istanbul (TUR) PESHALOV Nikolai (BUL) SULEYMANOGLU Hafiz (TUR) PANAYOTOV Radostin (BUL)
1993 Melbourne (AUS) PESHALOV Nikolai (BUL) SULEYMANOGLU Hafiz (TUR) TANG Ningsheng (CHN)
1991 Donaueschingen (GER) CHUN Byung-Kwan (KOR) LIU Shoubin (CHN) LUO Jianming (CHN)
1990 Budapest (HUN) LIU Shoubin (CHN) HE Yingqiang (CHN) CHUN Byung-Kwan (KOR)
1989 Athens (GRE) SULEYMANOGLU Hafiz (URS) LIU Shoubin (CHN) HE Yingqiang (CHN)
1987 Ostrava (TCH) TERZIISKI Neno (BUL) LIU Shoubin (CHN) LI Jae Son (PRK)
1986 Sofia (BUL) GRABLEV Mitko (BUL) HE Yingqiang (CHN) MIRZOYAN Oksen (URS)
1985 Södertälje (SWE) TERZIISKI Neno (BUL) MIRZOYAN Oksen (URS) HE Yingqiang (CHN)
1984 Los Angeles, CA (USA) WU Shude (CHN) LAI Runming (CHN) KOTAKA Masahiro (JPN)
1983 Moscow (URS) MIRZOYAN Oksen (URS) SULEYMANOGLU Naim (BUL) LETZ Andreas (GDR)
1982 Ljubljana (YUG) KODZHABASHEV Andon (BUL) MIRZOYAN Oksen (URS) WU Shude (CHN)
1981 Lille (FRA) KODZHABASHEV Andon (BUL) LETZ Andreas (GDR) ZAKHAROV Nikolai (URS)
1980 Moscow (URS) NUNEZ Daniel (CUB) SARKISIAN Yurik (URS) DEMBONCZYK Tadeusz (POL)
1979 Thessaloniki (GRE) KODZHABASHEV Andon (BUL) VERETENNIKOV Viktor (URS) DEMBONCZYK Tadeusz (POL)
1978 Gettysburg, PA (USA) NUNEZ Daniel (CUB) SEWERYN Marek (POL) ANDO Kenkichi (JPN)
1977 Stuttgart (FRG) HOSOTANI Jiro (JPN) TODOROV Georgi (BUL) CHEN Manlin (CHN)
1976 Montreal (CAN) NURIKYAN Norair (BUL) CZIURA Grzegorz (POL) ANDO Kenkichi (JPN)
1975 Moscow (URS) KIROV Atanas (BUL) KORCZ Waldemar (POL) PROHL Karel (TCH)
1974 Manila (PHI) KIROV Atanas (BUL) SKORUPA Leszek (POL) HOSOTANI Jiro (JPN)
1973 Havana (CUB) KIROV Atanas (BUL) TODOROV Georgi (BUL) MIKI Koji (JPN)
1972 Munich (FRG) FOLDI Imre (HUN) NASSIRI Mohammed (IRN) CHETIN Gennadi (URS)
1971 Lima (PER) CHETIN Gennadi (URS) TREBICKI Henryk (POL) NASSIRI Mohammed (IRN)
1970 Columbus, OH (USA) NASSIRI Mohammed (IRN) FOLDI Imre (HUN) TREBICKI Henryk (POL)
1969 Warsaw (POL) NASSIRI Mohammed (IRN) KIROV Atanas (BUL) ONO Hiroshi (JPN)
1968 Mexico City (MEX) NASSIRI Mohammed (IRN) FOLDI Imre (HUN) TREBICKI Henryk (POL)
1966 East Berlin (GDR) VAKHONIN Aleksey (URS) FOLDI Imre (HUN) NASSIRI Mohammed (IRN)
1965 Tehran (IRI) FOLDI Imre (HUN) ICHINOSEKI Shiro (JPN) MIYAKE Yoshiyuki (JPN)
1964 Tokyo (JPN) VAKHONIN Aleksey (URS) FOLDI Imre (HUN) ICHINOSEKI Shiro (JPN)
1963 Stockholm (SWE) VAKHONIN Aleksey (URS) FUKUDA Hiroshi (JPN) ICHINOSEKI Shiro (JPN)
1962 Budapest (HUN) MIYAKE Yoshinobu (JPN) FOLDI Imre (HUN) STOGOV Vladimir (URS)
1961 Vienna (AUT) STOGOV Vladimir (URS) FOLDI Imre (HUN) MIYAKE Yoshinobu (JPN)
1959 Warsaw (POL) STOGOV Vladimir (URS) JANKOVSKY Marian (POL) FOLDI Imre (HUN)
1958 Stockholm (SWE) STOGOV Vladimir (URS) VINCI Charles (USA) SOUNBOLI Ali Safa (IRN)
1957 Tehran (IRI) STOGOV Vladimir (URS) SOUNBOLI Ali Safa (IRN) NAMDJOU Mahmoud (IRN)
1955 Munich (FRG) STOGOV Vladimir (URS) VINCI Charles (USA) NAMDJOU Mahmoud (IRN)
1954 Vienna (AUT) FARCHUDTINOV Bakir (URS) NAMDJOU Mahmoud (IRN) MIRZAI Ali (IRN)
1953 Stockholm (SWE) UDODOV Ivan (URS) MAHGOUB Kamal Mahmoud (EGY) SAITL Karel (TCH)
1951 Milan (ITA) NAMDJOU Mahmoud (IRN) MIRZAI Ali (IRN) MAHGOUB Kamal Mahmoud (EGY)
1950 Paris (FRA) NAMDJOU Mahmoud (IRN) CHIMISHKYAN Rafael (URS) MAHGOUB Kamal Mahmoud (EGY)
1949 Scheveningen (NED) NAMDJOU Mahmoud (IRN) MAHGOUB Kamal Mahmoud (EGY) DE PIETRO Joseph (USA)
1947 Philadelphia, PA (USA) DE PIETRO Joseph (USA) TOM Richard (USA) SMITH Rosaire (CAN)

Featherweight (69kg)

Year Location Gold Silver Bronze
2007 Chiang Mai (THA) ZHANG Guozheng (CHN) SHI Zhiyong (CHN) DEMIREV Demir (BUL)
2006 Santo Domingo (DOM) DABAYA Vencelas (FRA) SHI Zhiyong (CHN) DEMIREV Demir (BUL)
2005 Doha (QAT) SHI Zhiyong (CHN) LEE Bae-young (KOR) DABAYA Vencelas (FRA)
2003 Vancouver (CAN) ZHANG Guozheng (CHN) LEE Bae-young (KOR) MIRZOYEV Turan (AZE)
2002 Warsaw (POL) ZHANG Guozheng (CHN) CHEN Chufu (CHN) SBAI Youssef (TUN)
2001 Antalya (TUR) BOEVSKI Galabin (BUL) TZELILIS Giorgios (GRE) ARABACIOGLU Reyhan (TUR)
1999 Athens (GRE) BOEVSKI Galabin (BUL) TZELILIS Giorgios (GRE) LEONIDIS Valerios (GRE)
1998 Lahti (FIN) JELIAZKOV Plamen (BUL) TZELILIS Giorgios (GRE) WAN Jianhui (CHN)
1997 Chiang Mai (THA) XIAO Jiangang (CHN) SULEYMANOGLU Hafiz (TUR) MALIKOV Assif (AZE)
1995 Guangzhou (CHN) SULEYMANOGLU Naim (TUR) LEONIDIS Valerios (GRE) PENG Sang (CHN)
1994 Istanbul (TUR) SULEYMANOGLU Naim (TUR) LEONIDIS Valerios (GRE) CZANKA Attila (HUN)
1993 Melbourne (AUS) SULEYMANOGLU Naim (TUR) RI Hi-Bong (PRK) SARKISIAN Yurik (ARM)
1991 Donaueschingen (GER) SULEYMANOGLU Naim (TUR) SARKISIAN Yurik (URS) HE Yingqiang (CHN)
1990 Budapest (HUN) PESHALOV Nikolai (BUL) KIM Yong-Su (PRK) LUO Jianming (CHN)
1989 Athens (GRE) SULEYMANOGLU Naim (TUR) PESHALOV Nikolai (BUL) CZANKA Attila (ROU)
1987 Ostrava (TCH) TOPUROV Stefan (BUL) SARKISIAN Yurik (URS) MIRZOYAN Oksen (URS)
1986 Sofia (BUL) SULEYMANOGLU Naim (BUL) CZANKA Attila (ROU) LETZ Andreas (GDR)
1985 Södertälje (SWE) SULEYMANOGLU Naim (BUL) SARKISIAN Yurik (URS) LETZ Andreas (GDR)
1984 Los Angeles, CA (USA) CHEN Weiqiang (CHN) RADU Gelu (ROU) TSAI Wen-Yee (TPE)
1983 Moscow (URS) SARKISIAN Yurik (URS) TOPUROV Stefan (BUL) RADU Gelu (ROU)
1982 Ljubljana (YUG) SARKISIAN Yurik (URS) BEHM Andreas (GDR) NUNEZ Daniel (CUB)
1981 Lille (FRA) MANOLOV Beloslav (BUL) NUNEZ Daniel (CUB) SARKISIAN Yurik (URS)
1980 Moscow (URS) MAZIN Viktor (URS) DIMITROV Stefan (BUL) SEWERYN Marek (POL)
1979 Thessaloniki (GRE) SEWERYN Marek (POL) TODOROV Georgi (BUL) GOTO Setsuya (JPN)
1978 Gettysburg, PA (USA) KOLESNIKOV Nikolai (URS) SAITO Takashi (JPN) TODOROV Valentin (BUL)
1977 Stuttgart (FRG) KOLESNIKOV Nikolai (URS) RUSEV Yanko (BUL) CZIURA Grzegorz (POL)
1976 Montreal (CAN) KOLESNIKOV Nikolai (URS) TODOROV Georgi (BUL) HIRAI Kazumasa (JPN)
1975 Moscow (URS) TODOROV Georgi (BUL) KOLESNIKOV Nikolai (URS) PAWLAK Antoni (POL)
1974 Manila (PHI) TODOROV Georgi (BUL) KOLESNIKOV Nikolai (URS) NURIKYAN Norair (BUL)
1973 Havana (CUB) SHANIDZE Dito (URS) NURIKYAN Norair (BUL) WOJNOWSKI Jan (POL)
1972 Munich (FRG) NURIKYAN Norair (BUL) SHANIDZE Dito (URS) BENEDEK Janos (HUN)
1971 Lima (PER) MIYAKE Yoshiyuki (JPN) ANDO Kenkichi (JPN) NURIKYAN Norair (BUL)
1970 Columbus, OH (USA) NOWAK Mieczyslaw (POL) WOJNOWSKI Jan (POL) MIYAKE Yoshiyuki (JPN)
1969 Warsaw (POL) MIYAKE Yoshiyuki (JPN) KUTCHEV Mladen (BUL) SHANIDZE Dito (URS)
1968 Mexico City (MEX) MIYAKE Yoshinobu (JPN) SHANIDZE Dito (URS) MIYAKE Yoshiyuki (JPN)
1966 East Berlin (GDR) MIYAKE Yoshinobu (JPN) NOWAK Mieczyslaw (POL) MIYAKE Yoshiyuki (JPN)
1965 Tehran (IRI) MIYAKE Yoshinobu (JPN) NOWAK Mieczyslaw (POL) KOZLOWSKI Rudolf (POL)
1964 Tokyo (JPN) MIYAKE Yoshinobu (JPN) BERGER Isaac (USA) NOWAK Mieczyslaw (POL)
1963 Stockholm (SWE) MIYAKE Yoshinobu (JPN) BERGER Isaac (USA) FOLDI Imre (HUN)
1962 Budapest (HUN) MINAYEV Yevgeniy (URS) KACURA Evgeni (URS) KOZLOWSKI Rudolf (POL)
1961 Vienna (AUT) BERGER Isaac (USA) MANNIRONI Sebastiano (ITA)  
      MINAYEV Yevgeniy (URS)  
1959 Warsaw (POL) ZIELINSKI Marian (POL) BERGER Isaac (USA) MANNIRONI Sebastiano (ITA)
1958 Stockholm (SWE) BERGER Isaac (USA) MINAYEV Yevgeniy (URS) MANNIRONI Sebastiano (ITA)
1957 Tehran (IRI) MINAYEV Yevgeniy (URS) MANNIRONI Sebastiano (ITA) BERGER Isaac (USA)
1955 Munich (FRG) CHIMISHKYAN Rafael (URS) UDODOV Ivan (URS) MAHGOUB Kamal Mahmoud (EGY)
1954 Vienna (AUT) CHIMISHKYAN Rafael (URS) UDODOV Ivan (URS) NIL Tun Maung (BIR)
1953 Stockholm (SWE) SAKSONOV Nikolai (URS) CHIMISHKYAN Rafael (URS) ERIKSSON Einar (SWE)
1951 Milan (ITA) GOUDA Said Khalifa (EGY) RUNGE Johan (DEN) CREUS Julian (GBR)
1950 Paris (FRA) FAYAD Mahmoud (EGY) LOPATIN Yevgeniy (URS) CREUS Julian (GBR)
1949 Scheveningen (NED) FAYAD Mahmoud (EGY) RUNGE Johan (DEN) HERAL Max (FRA)
1947 Philadelphia, PA (USA) HIGGINS Robert (USA) NAM Su-Il (KOR) ISHIKAWA Emerick (USA)
1946 Paris (FRA) ANDERSSON Arvid (SWE) FAYAD Mahmoud (EGY) KASJANNIK Moysei (URS)
1938 Vienna (GER) LIEBSCH Georg (GER) BESCAPE Attilio (ITA) RICHTER Anton (AUT)
1937 Paris (FRA) LIEBSCH Georg (GER) RICHTER Anton (AUT) WALTER Max (GER)
1923 Vienna (AUT) STADLER Andreas (AUT) ROSINEK Wilhelm (AUT) KLIMENT Emil (AUT)
1922 Tallinn (EST) GRAF Heinrich (SUI) KOIV Karl (EST) ERNESAKS Gustav (EST)
1920 Vienna (AUT) WIEDMANN Eugen (GER) JAQUEMONT Andreas (GER) KUBU Gustav (AUT)
1913 Breslau (GER) KLIMENT Emil (AUT) CHERUDZINSKI Petr (URS) VOGEL Georg (GER)
1911 (4) Vienna (AUT) KLIMENT Emil (AUT) KUBU Gustav (AUT) MEIER Rudolf (AUT)
1911 (3) Dresden (GER) THAMME Rudolf (GER) GRETH Oswald (GER) WEISSBECK Georg (GER)
1911 (2) Berlin (GER) KLIMENT Emil (AUT) VOGT Jakob (GER) GRETH Oswald (GER)
1911 (1) Stuttgart (GER) ANSCHUTZ Alfred (GER) KLIMENT Emil (AUT) VOGEL Georg (GER)
1910 (1) Düsseldorf (GER) KLIMENT Emil (AUT) ANSCHUTZ Alfred (GER) SCHMITZ Franz (GER)
1906 Lille (FRA) DE LAPALUD Daniel (SUI) STAEN Joseph (FRA) CELLIER Charles (FRA)

Lightweight (77kg)

Year Location Gold Silver Bronze
2007 Chiang Mai (THA) STOITSOV Ivan (BUL) DAFTYAN Gevorg (ARM) LI Hongli (CHN)
2006 Santo Domingo (DOM) SAGIR Taner (TUR) LI Hongli (CHN) KHACHATRYAN Ara (ARM)
2005 Doha (QAT) LI Hongli (CHN) DOGARIU Sebastian (ROU) NADER Sufyan Abbas (QAT)
2003 Vancouver (CAN) FALAHATYNAJAD M. (IRI) ARABACIOGLU Reyhan (TUR) LI Hongli (CHN)
2002 Warsaw (POL) MARKOV Georgi (BUL) PEREPETCHONOV Oleg (RUS) BARKHAH Mohammad Hossein (IRI)
2001 Antalya (TUR) NADER Sufyan Abbas (QAT) PEREPETCHONOV Oleg (RUS) BARKHAH Mohammad Hossein (IRI)
1999 Wuhan (CHN) BADR Salem Nayef (QAT) MITROU Victor (GRE) JELIAZKOV Plamen (BUL)
1998 Lahti (FIN) VANEV Zlatan (BUL) TANEV Petar (BUL) YILMAZ Mehmet (TUR)
1997 Chiang Mai (THA) VANEV Zlatan (BUL) ZHAN Xugang (CHN) WAN Jianhui (CHN)
1995 Guangzhou (CHN) ZHAN Xugang (CHN) GULER Fedail (TUR) BATMAZ Ergun (TUR)
1994 Istanbul (TUR) GULER Fedail (TUR) YOTOV Yoto (BUL) GENCHEV Angel (BUL)
1993 Melbourne (AUS) YOTOV Yoto (BUL) BATMAZ Ergun (TUR) BEHM Andreas (GER)
1991 Donaueschingen (GER) YOTOV Yoto (BUL) MILITOSIAN Israil (URS) KIM Myong Nam (PRK)
1990 Budapest (HUN) KIM Myong Nam (PRK) YOTOV Yoto (BUL) RI Hi-Bong (PRK)
1989 Athens (GRE) MILITOSIAN Israil (URS) YOTOV Yoto (BUL) KIM Myong Nam (PRK)
1987 Ostrava (TCH) PETROV Mikhail (BUL) BEHM Andreas (GDR) MILITOSIAN Israil (URS)
1986 Sofia (BUL) PETROV Mikhail (BUL) TOPUROV Stefan (BUL) SEWERYN Marek (POL)
1985 Södertälje (SWE) PETROV Mikhail (BUL) GALABAROV Veselin (BUL) YAO Jingyuan (CHN)
1984 Los Angeles, CA (USA) YAO Jingyuan (CHN) SOCACI Andrei (ROU) GRONMAN Jouni (FIN)
1983 Moscow (URS) KUNZ Joachim (GDR) RUSEV Yanko (BUL) BEHM Andreas (GDR)
1982 Ljubljana (YUG) MANDRA Piotr (POL) DOCIU Virgil (ROU) ZHAO Xinming (CHN)
1981 Lille (FRA) KUNZ Joachim (GDR) PASHOV Mincho (BUL) SENET Daniel (FRA)
1980 Moscow (URS) RUSEV Yanko (BUL) KUNZ Joachim (GDR) PACHOV Mintcho (BUL)
1979 Thessaloniki (GRE) RUSEV Yanko (BUL) KUNZ Joachim (GDR) SENET Daniel (FRA)
1978 Gettysburg, PA (USA) RUSEV Yanko (BUL) KACZMAREK Zbigniev (POL) AMBRASS Gunter (GDR)
1977 Stuttgart (FRG) URRUTIA Roberto (CUB) PEVZNER Sergei (URS) KACZMAREK Zbigniev (POL)
1976 Montreal (CAN) KOROL Pjotr (URS) SENET Daniel (FRA) CZARNECKI Kazimierz (POL)
1975 Moscow (URS) KOROL Pjotr (URS) KACZMAREK Zbigniev (POL) KUTCHEV Mladen (BUL)
1974 Manila (PHI) KOROL Pjotr (URS) KACZMAREK Zbigniev (POL) DEHNAVI Nasrollah (IRN)
1973 Havana (CUB) KIRZHINOV Mukharbi (URS) KUTCHEV Mladen (BUL) YANEV Petar (BUL)
1972 Munich (FRG) KIRZHINOV Mukharbi (URS) KUTCHEV Mladen (BUL) KACZMAREK Zbigniev (POL)
1971 Lima (PER) KACZMAREK Zbigniev (POL) BASZANOWSKI Waldemar (POL) KIRZHINOV Mukharbi (URS)
1970 Columbus, OH (USA) KACZMAREK Zbigniev (POL) BASZANOWSKI Waldemar (POL) BAGOCS Janos (HUN)
1969 Warsaw (POL) BASZANOWSKI Waldemar (POL) BAGOCS Janos (HUN) KACZMAREK Zbigniev (POL)
1968 Mexico City (MEX) BASZANOWSKI Waldemar (POL) JALAYER Parviz (IRN) ZIELINSKI Marian (POL)
1966 East Berlin (GDR) KACURA Evgeni (URS) ZIELINSKI Marian (POL) JALAYER Parviz (IRN)
1965 Tehran (IRI) BASZANOWSKI Waldemar (POL) ZIELINSKI Marian (POL) KAPLUNOV Vladimir (URS)
1964 Tokyo (JPN) BASZANOWSKI Waldemar (POL) KAPLUNOV Vladimir (URS) ZIELINSKI Marian (POL)
1963 Stockholm (SWE) ZIELINSKI Marian (POL) BASZANOWSKI Waldemar (POL) KAPLUNOV Vladimir (URS)
1962 Budapest (HUN) KAPLUNOV Vladimir (URS) BASZANOWSKI Waldemar (POL) ZIELINSKI Marian (POL)
1961 Vienna (AUT) BASZANOWSKI Waldemar (POL) LOPATIN Sergei (URS) ZIELINSKI Marian (POL)
1959 Warsaw (POL) BUSHUYEV Viktor (URS) FARADZYAN Akop (URS) AZIZ Abdul Wahid (IRQ)
1958 Stockholm (SWE) BUSHUYEV Viktor (URS) DE GENOVA Luciano (ITA) TAMRAZ Henrik (IRN)
1957 Tehran (IRI) BUSHUYEV Viktor (URS) ABADZHIEV Ivan (BUL) CZEPULKOWSKI Jan (POL)
1955 Munich (FRG) KOSTYLEV Nikolai (URS) GOUDA Said Khalifa (EGY) NIL Tun Maung (BIR)
1954 Vienna (AUT) IVANOV Dimitri (URS) GOUDA Said Khalifa (EGY) TAUCHNER Josef (AUT)
1953 Stockholm (SWE) GEORGE Peter (USA) IVANOV Dimitri (URS) GOUDA Said Khalifa (EGY)
1951 Milan (ITA) SHAMS Ibrahim (EGY) PITMAN Joseph (USA) FERDOWS Hassan (IRN)
1950 Paris (FRA) PITMAN Joseph (USA) HAMOUDA Attia (EGY) SVETILKO Vladimir (URS)
1949 Scheveningen (NED) SHAMS Ibrahim (EGY) PITMAN Joseph (USA) ANDERSSON Arvid (SWE)
1947 Philadelphia, PA (USA) GEORGE Peter (USA) STUART John (CAN) ESPEUT George (GBR)
1946 Paris (FRA) STANCZYK Stanley (USA) SVETILKO Vladimir (URS) POPOV Georgi (URS)
1938 Vienna (GER) TERLAZZO Anthony (USA) HAMOUDA Attia (EGY) SCHWITALLE Karl (GER)
1937 Paris (FRA) TERLAZZO Anthony (USA) FEIN Robert (AUT) JANSEN Karl (GER)
1923 Vienna (AUT) EDINGER Rudolf (AUT) BAUMANN Heinrich (GER) DURDIS Bohumil (TCH)
1922 Tallinn (EST) NEULAND Alfred (EST) VANAASEME Eduard (EST) NOORMAGI Voldemar (EST)
1920 Vienna (AUT) LIST Philipp (GER) ZIMMERMANN Josef (GER) PALKOWITZ Karl (AUT)
1913 Breslau (GER) KOHLER Wilhelm (GER) SAMFASS Karl (GER) SWOBODA II Karl (AUT)
1911 (4) Vienna (AUT) KOMAREK Franz (AUT) SCHWABL Josef (AUT) BUTZEK Leopold (AUT)
1911 (3) Dresden (GER) MEYER Albert (GER) WINKLER Nikolaus (GER) KEMPE Max (GER)
1911 (2) Berlin (GER) SCHWABL Josef (AUT) MEYER Albert (GER) GNAUK Paul (GER)
1911 (1) Stuttgart (GER) BLASER Ulrich (SUI) KOMAREK Franz (AUT) REINMUTH Peter (GER)
1910 (1) Düsseldorf (GER) RUHLAND Eugen (GER) SWOBODA II Karl (AUT) SCHWABL Josef (AUT)
1907 Frankfurt am Main (GER) ZEBROWSKY Johannes (GER) GUERRAZ Virgile (SUI) GLENZER Heinrich (GER)
1906 Lille (FRA) LORTHIOIS Georges (FRA) SLOSSE Pierre (FRA) FESSLER Arthur (SUI)
1905 (3) Paris (FRA) BUISSON Pierre (FRA) LIEBAULT Charles (FRA) BOUTEILLIER Marcel (FRA)
        FREDON Robert (FRA)
1905 (1) Berlin (GER) WINKLER Nikolaus (GER) HANSEN Albert (GER) GRIMM Paul (GER)

Light-Heavyweight (85kg)

Year Location Gold Silver Bronze
2007 Chiang Mai (THA) RIBAKOU Andrei (BLR) EDIEV Aslambek (RUS) STRALTSOU Vadzim (BLR)
2006 Santo Domingo (DOM) RIBAKOU Andrei (BLR) EDIEV Aslambek (RUS) MARTIROSYAN Tigran (ARM)
2005 Doha (QAT) ILIN Ilya (KAZ) LU Yong (CHN) EDIEV Aslambek (RUS)
2003 Vancouver (CAN) CALANCEA Valeriu (ROU) YUAN Aijun (CHN) CHAKHOYAN Sergo (AUS)
2002 Warsaw (POL) VANEV Zlatan (BUL) ASANIDZE Georgi (GEO) NOVIKOV Ruslan (BLR)
2001 Antalya (TUR) ASANIDZE Georgi (GEO) ANISHENKO Alexander (BLR) DOBREV Milen (BUL)
1999 Athens (GRE) NASSIRINIA Shahin (IRI) DIMAS Pyrros (GRE) HUSTER Marc (GER)
1998 Lahti (FIN) DIMAS Pyrros (GRE) HUSTER Marc (GER) MISHKOVETS Yuri (RUS)
1997 Chiang Mai (THA) COFALIK Andrzej (POL) SEVINC Dursun (TUR) SIEMION Krzysztof (POL)
1995 Guangzhou (CHN) DIMAS Pyrros (GRE) HUSTER Marc (GER) VAKARTCHIOUK Vadim (MDA)
1994 Istanbul (TUR) HUSTER Marc (GER) CHAKHOYAN Sergo (ARM) BULUT Sunay (TUR)
1993 Melbourne (AUS) DIMAS Pyrros (GRE) HUSTER Marc (GER) KOUNEV Kiril (AUS)
1991 Donaueschingen (GER) SAMADOV Ibragim (URS) BLYSHCHIK Alexander (URS) BRATOITCHEV Plamen (BUL)
1990 Budapest (HUN) ORAZDURDYEV Altimurat (URS) LI Sergei (URS) KOUNEV Kiril (BUL)
1989 Athens (GRE) KOUNEV Kiril (BUL) BRATOITCHEV Plamen (BUL) STEINHOFEL Ingo (GDR)
1987 Ostrava (TCH) BARSI Laszlo (HUN) LI Sergei (URS) ZLATEV Asen (BUL)
1986 Sofia (BUL) ZLATEV Asen (BUL) ARSAMAKOV Israil (URS) BARSI Laszlo (HUN)
1985 Södertälje (SWE) VARDANJAN Yurik (URS) ZLATEV Asen (BUL) KIRALY Laszlo (HUN)
1984 Los Angeles, CA (USA) BECHERU Petre (ROU) KABBAS Robert (AUS) ISAOKA Ryoji (JPN)
1983 Moscow (URS) VARDANJAN Yurik (URS) ZLATEV Asen (BUL) BARSI Laszlo (HUN)
1982 Ljubljana (YUG) ZLATEV Asen (BUL) PERVY Alexander (URS) MANDZAK Bertalan (HUN)
1981 Lille (FRA) VARDANJAN Yurik (URS) ZLATEV Asen (BUL) POLIACIK Dusan (TCH)
1980 Moscow (URS) VARDANJAN Yurik (URS) BLAGOYEV Blagoi (BUL) POLIACIK Dusan (TCH)
1979 Thessaloniki (GRE) VARDANJAN Yurik (URS) BLAGOYEV Blagoi (BUL) POLIACIK Dusan (TCH)
1978 Gettysburg, PA (USA) VARDANJAN Yurik (URS) BACZAKO Peter (HUN) RABCZEWSKI Pawel (POL)
1977 Stuttgart (FRG) BESSONOV Gennadi (URS) BACZAKO Peter (HUN) RABCZEWSKI Pawel (POL)
1976 Montreal (CAN) SHARIY Valery (URS) STOICHEV Trendafil (BUL) BACZAKO Peter (HUN)
1975 Moscow (URS) SHARIY Valery (URS) STOICHEV Trendafil (BUL) AVELLAN Juhani (FIN)
1974 Manila (PHI) STOICHEV Trendafil (BUL) JENSEN Leif (NOR) MILSER Rolf (GER)
1973 Havana (CUB) RYZHENKOV Vladimir (URS) ZIELECKE Frank (GDR) SOCHANSKI Stefan (POL)
1972 Munich (FRG) JENSEN Leif (NOR) OZIMEK Norbert (POL) HORVATH Gyorgy (HUN)
1971 Lima (PER) PAVLOV Boris (URS) KANGASNIEMI Kaarlo (FIN) HORVATH Gyorgy (HUN)
1970 Columbus, OH (USA) IVANCHENKO Gennadi (URS) OZIMEK Norbert (POL) RIGERT David (URS)
1969 Warsaw (POL) OUCHI Masashi (JPN) BAKOS Karoly (HUN) SELITSKY Boris (URS)
1968 Mexico City (MEX) SELITSKY Boris (URS) BELYAYEV Viktor (URS) OZIMEK Norbert (POL)
1966 East Berlin (GDR) BELIAEV Vladimir (URS) VERES Gyozo (HUN) ZDRAZILA Hans (TCH)
1965 Tehran (IRI) OZIMEK Norbert (POL) KIDAEV Alexander (URS) KACZKOWSKI Jerzy (POL)
1964 Tokyo (JPN) PLUGFELDER Rudolf (URS) TOTH Geza (HUN) VERES Gyozo (HUN)
1963 Stockholm (SWE) VERES Gyozo (HUN) PLUGFELDER Rudolf (URS) TOTH Geza (HUN)
1962 Budapest (HUN) VERES Gyozo (HUN) KONO Tommy (USA) TOTH Geza (HUN)
1961 Vienna (AUT) PLUGFELDER Rudolf (URS) TOTH Geza (HUN) KONO Tommy (USA)
1959 Warsaw (POL) PLUGFELDER Rudolf (URS) PALINSKI Ireneusz (POL) GEORGE James (USA)
1958 Stockholm (SWE) LOMAKIN Trofim (URS) GEORGE James (USA) PALINSKI Ireneusz (POL)
1957 Tehran (IRI) LOMAKIN Trofim (URS) GEORGE James (USA) MANSOURI Jalal (IRN)
1955 Munich (FRG) KONO Tommy (USA) STEPANOV Vassiliy (URS) GEORGE James (USA)
1954 Vienna (AUT) KONO Tommy (USA) LOMAKIN Trofim (URS) DEBUF Jean (FRA)
1953 Stockholm (SWE) VOROBIEV Arkady (URS) LOMAKIN Trofim (URS) STANCZYK Stanley (USA)
1951 Milan (ITA) STANCZYK Stanley (USA) DEBUF Jean (FRA) RAHNAVARDI Mohammed (IRN)
1950 Paris (FRA) STANCZYK Stanley (USA) VOROBIEV Arkady (URS) AWADI Arabi (EGY)
1949 Scheveningen (NED) STANCZYK Stanley (USA) DEBUF Jean (FRA) RAISSI Sayed Rasoul (IRN)
1947 Philadelphia, PA (USA) TERPAK John (USA) DALY Keeval (BGU) VELLAMO Juhani (FIN)
1946 Paris (FRA) NOWAK Grigory (URS) KAY Frank (USA) FERRARI Henri (FRA)
1938 Vienna (GER) DAVIS John (USA) HALLER Fritz (AUT) HOSTIN Louis (FRA)
1937 Paris (FRA) HALLER Fritz (AUT) HOSTIN Louis (FRA) GIETL Anton (GER)
1923 Vienna (AUT) SKOBLA Jaroslav (TCH) HABERL Sebastian (AUT) BOHNEL August (AUT)
1922 Tallinn (EST) FRANCOIS Roger (FRA) TOOM Johannes (EST) THIANE Robert (EST)
1920 Vienna (AUT) STRASSBERGER Josef (GER) ZUBA Franz (AUT) HENNERMULLER Leopold (AUT)

Middle-Heavyweight (94kg)

Year Location Gold Silver Bronze
2007 Chiang Mai (THA) KONSTANTINOV Roman (RUS) HERNANDEZ Yohandrys (CUB) KOLECKI Szymon (POL)
2006 Santo Domingo (DOM) ILIN Ilya (KAZ) KOLECKI Szymon (POL) KONSTANTINOV Roman (RUS)
2005 Doha (QAT) PASHAEV Nizami (AZE) SOZAEV Mukhamat (RUS) DOBREV Milen (BUL)
2003 Vancouver (CAN) DOBREV Milen (BUL) YILMAZ Hakan (TUR) VAKARTCHIOUK Vadim (MDA)
2002 Warsaw (POL) PASHAEV Nizami (AZE) DOBREV Milen (BUL) CARUSO Oliver (GER)
2001 Antalya (TUR) BAGHERI Kouroush (IRI) PASHAEV Nizami (AZE) KOLECKI Szymon (POL)
1999 Athens (GRE) KAKHIASHVILI Akakios (GRE) KOLECKI Szymon (POL) KOKAS Leonidas (GRE)
1998 Lahti (FIN) KAKHIASHVILI Akakios (GRE) CARUSO Oliver (GER) KOKAS Leonidas (GRE)
1997 Chiang Mai (THA) AGAPITOV Maksim (RUS) DRZAZGA Tadeusz (POL) LUNA FERMIN Julio (VEN)
1995 Guangzhou (CHN) ALEXSEEV Igor (RUS) KARAPETYN Aleksan (ARM) MAKAROV Andrei (KAZ)
1994 Istanbul (TUR) PETROV Alexei (RUS) KAKHIASHVILI Kakhi (GRE) BELIATSKY Victor (BLR)
1993 Melbourne (AUS) TCHAKAROV Ivan (BUL) KAKHIASHVILI Kakhi (GEO) KHRAPATY Anatoli (KAZ)
1991 Donaueschingen (GER) SYRTSOV Sergei (URS) TCHAKAROV Ivan (BUL) KIM Byung-Chan (KOR)
1990 Budapest (HUN) KHRAPATY Anatoli (URS) TCHAKAROV Ivan (BUL) KIM Byung-Chan (KOR)
1989 Athens (GRE) KHRAPATY Anatoli (URS) SYRTSOV Sergei (URS) TCHAKAROV Ivan (BUL)
1987 Ostrava (TCH) KHRAPATY Anatoli (URS) TCHAKAROV Ivan (BUL) ZAWADA Slawomir (POL)
1986 Sofia (BUL) KHRAPATY Anatoli (URS) SOLODOV Viktor (URS) BALAZSFI Zoltan (HUN)
1985 Södertälje (SWE) KHRAPATY Anatoli (URS)   KRUKOWSKI Piotr (POL)
    SOLODOV Viktor (URS)    
1984 Los Angeles, CA (USA) VLAD Nicu (ROU) PETRE Dumitru (ROU) MERCER David (GBR)
1983 Moscow (URS) BLAGOYEV Blagoi (BUL) SOLODOV Viktor (URS) PIOTROWSKI Andrzej (POL)
1982 Ljubljana (YUG) BLAGOYEV Blagoi (BUL) VARDANJAN Yurik (URS) MANTEK Frank (GDR)
1981 Lille (FRA) BLAGOYEV Blagoi (BUL) ZACHAREVICH Juri (URS) USHEROV Lubomir (BUL)
1980 Moscow (URS) BACZAKO Peter (HUN) ALEXANDROV Rumen (BUL) MANTEK Frank (GDR)
1979 Thessaloniki (GRE) BESSONOV Gennadi (URS) MILSER Rolf (FRG) WALO Witold (POL)
1978 Gettysburg, PA (USA) MILSER Rolf (FRG) BESSONOV Gennadi (URS) ANTALOVICS Ferenc (HUN)
1977 Stuttgart (FRG) POLTORATSKY Sergei (URS) MILSER Rolf (FRG) BLANCO Alberto (CUB)
1976 Montreal (CAN) RIGERT David (URS) JAMES Lee (USA) CHOPOV Atanas (BUL)
1975 Moscow (URS) RIGERT David (URS) POLTORATSKY Sergei (URS) PETZOLD Peter (GDR)
1974 Manila (PHI) RIGERT David (URS) POLTORATSKY Sergei (URS) PETZOLD Peter (GDR)
1973 Havana (CUB) RIGERT David (URS) KOLOTOV Vasili (URS) PETZOLD Peter (GDR)
1972 Munich (FRG) NIKOLOV Andon (BUL) CHOPOV Atanas (BUL) BETTEMBOURG Hans (SWE)
1971 Lima (PER) RIGERT David (URS) KOLOTOV Vasili (URS) JOHANSSON Bo (SWE)
1970 Columbus, OH (USA) KOLOTOV Vasili (URS) GRIPPALDI Philip (USA) TOTH Geza (HUN)
1969 Warsaw (POL) KANGASNIEMI Kaarlo (FIN) JOHANSSON Bo (SWE) TOTH Geza (HUN)
1968 Mexico City (MEX) KANGASNIEMI Kaarlo (FIN) TALTS Jaan (URS) GOLAB Marek (POL)
1966 East Berlin (GDR) TOTH Geza (HUN) PALINSKI Ireneusz (POL) GOLAB Marek (POL)
1965 Tehran (IRI) MARTIN Louis (GBR) GOLOVANOV Vladimir (URS) TOTH Geza (HUN)
1964 Tokyo (JPN) GOLOVANOV Vladimir (URS) MARTIN Louis (GBR) PALINSKI Ireneusz (POL)
1963 Stockholm (SWE) MARTIN Louis (GBR) PALINSKI Ireneusz (POL) BROVKO Eduard (URS)
1962 Budapest (HUN) MARTIN Louis (GBR) PALINSKI Ireneusz (POL) MARCH William (USA)
1961 Vienna (AUT) PALINSKI Ireneusz (POL) MARTIN Louis (GBR) VOROBIEV Arkady (URS)
1959 Warsaw (POL) MARTIN Louis (GBR) VOROBIEV Arkady (URS) BIALAS Czeslav (POL)
1958 Stockholm (SWE) VOROBIEV Arkady (URS) SHEPPARD David (USA) VESELINOV Ivan (BUL)
1957 Tehran (IRI) VOROBIEV Arkady (URS) RAHNAVARDI Mohammed (IRN) POJHAN Firouz (IRN)
1955 Munich (FRG) VOROBIEV Arkady (URS) EMRICH Clyde (USA) RAHNAVARDI Mohammed (IRN)
1954 Vienna (AUT) VOROBIEV Arkady (URS) SHEPPARD David (USA) EMRICH Clyde (USA)
1953 Stockholm (SWE) SCHEMANSKY Norbert (USA) SALEH Mohamed Ibrahim (EGY) KERIM Abd el Mohammed (EGY)
1951 Milan (ITA) SCHEMANSKY Norbert (USA) SALEH Mohamed Ibrahim (EGY) POJHAN Firouz (IRN)

Second Heavyweight (105kg)

Year Location Gold Silver Bronze
2007 Chiang Mai (THA) ARAMNAU Andrei (BLR) TSAGAEV Alan (BUL) KLOKOV Dmitriy (RUS)
2006 Santo Domingo (DOM) DOLEGA Marcin (POL) LAPIKOV Dmitry (RUS) KLOKOV Dmitriy (RUS)
2005 Doha (QAT) KLOKOV Dmitriy (RUS) BRATAN Alexandru (MDA) TESOVIC Martin (SVK)
2003 Vancouver (CAN) ASSAD Saif Assad (QAT) SMORTCHKOV Vladimir (RUS) SUDAS Bunyami (TUR)
2002 Warsaw (POL) GOTFRID Denis (UKR) TSAGAEV Alan (BUL) SMORTCHKOV Vladimir (RUS)
2001 Antalya (TUR) SMORTCHKOV Vladimir (RUS) SUDAS Bunyami (TUR) RAZORENOV Igor (UKR)
1999 Athens (GRE) GOTFRID Denis (UKR) CHICHLIANNIKOV Evgeni (RUS) CHOI Jong-Kun (KOR)
1998 Lahti (FIN) RAZORENOV Igor (UKR) CUI Wenhua (CHN) GOTFRID Denis (UKR)
1997 Chiang Mai (THA) CUI Wenhua (CHN) JEDRA Mariusz (POL) BARNETT Wesley (USA)
1995 Guangzhou (CHN) RAZORENOV Igor (UKR) CUI Wenhua (CHN) FLERKO Sergei (RUS)
1994 Istanbul (TUR) TAIMASOV Timur (UKR) VLAD Nicu (AUS) AKOEV Artur (RUS)
1993 Melbourne (AUS) TAIMASOV Timur (UKR) BOTEV Stefan (AUS) RAZORENOV Igor (UKR)
1991 Donaueschingen (GER) AKOEV Artur (URS) WELLER Ronny (GER) MONTOYA Ernesto (CUB)
1990 Budapest (HUN) BOTEV Stefan (BUL) MUCHAMEDYAROV Nail (URS) SALTSIDIS Pavlos (GRE)
1989 Athens (GRE) BOTEV Stefan (BUL) DAVIES Andrew (GBR) DABROWSKI Miroslav (POL)
1987 Ostrava (TCH) ZACHAREVICH Juri (URS) JACSO Jozsef (HUN) BARANIAK Antonin (TCH)
1986 Sofia (BUL) ZACHAREVICH Juri (URS) NAGIRNY Sergei (URS) JACSO Jozsef (HUN)
1985 Södertälje (SWE) ZACHAREVICH Juri (URS) CIERNIK Milos (TCH) OBERBURGER Norberto (ITA)
1984 Los Angeles, CA (USA) OBERBURGER Norberto (ITA) TASNADI Stefan (ROU) CARLTON Guy (USA)
1983 Moscow (URS) KLOKOV Vyacheslav (URS) JACSO Jozsef (HUN) BARANIAK Antonin (TCH)
1982 Ljubljana (YUG) ARAKELOV Sergei (URS) KLOKOV Vyacheslav (URS) BARANIAK Antonin (TCH)
1981 Lille (FRA) KRAVCHUK Valeri (URS) KLOKOV Vyacheslav (URS) ASPARUKHOV Plamen (BUL)
1980 Moscow (URS) TARANENKO Leonid (URS) CHRISTOV Valentin (BUL) SZALAI Gyorgy (HUN)
1979 Thessaloniki (GRE) ARAKELOV Sergei (URS) CHRISTOV Valentin (BUL) TARANENKO Leonid (URS)
1978 Gettysburg, PA (USA) ZAITSEV Yury (URS) CIEZKI Jurgen (GDR) NILSSON Leif (SWE)
1977 Stuttgart (FRG) CHRISTOV Valentin (BUL) ZAITSEV Yury (URS) CIEZKI Jurgen (GDR)
1976 Montreal (CAN) ZAITSEV Yury (URS) SEMERDZHIEV Krasto (BUL) RUTKOWSKI Tadeusz (POL)
1975 Moscow (URS) CHRISTOV Valentin (BUL) MAZHEIKOV Vasili (URS) CIEZKI Jurgen (GDR)
1974 Manila (PHI) USTYUZHIN Valeri (URS) CIEZKI Jurgen (GDR) ZAITSEV Yury (URS)
1973 Havana (CUB) PERVUSHIN Pavel (URS) LOSCH Helmut (GDR) GONZALEZ Javier (CUB)
1972 Munich (FRG) TALTS Jaan (URS) KRAITCHEV Alexander (BUL) GRUTZNER Stefan (GDR)
1971 Lima (PER) KOZIN Yuri (URS) GRUTZNER Stefan (GDR) KRAITCHEV Alexander (BUL)
1970 Columbus, OH (USA) TALTS Jaan (URS) KRAITCHEV Alexander (BUL) BEDNARSKI Robert (USA)
1969 Warsaw (POL) BEDNARSKI Robert (USA) TALTS Jaan (URS) KANGASNIEMI Kauko (FIN)

Super-Heavyweight (+105kg)

Year Location Gold Silver Bronze
2007 Chiang Mai (THA) SCERBATIS Viktors (LAT) CHIGISHEV Evgeny (RUS) SALEM Jaber Saeed (QAT)
2006 Santo Domingo (DOM) REZAZADEH Hossein (IRI) UDACHIN Artem (UKR) DONG Feng (CHN)
2005 Doha (QAT) REZAZADEH Hossein (IRI) CHIGISHEV Evgeny (RUS) SALEM Jaber Saeed (QAT)
2003 Vancouver (CAN) REZAZADEH Hossein (IRI) CHOLAKOV Velichko (BUL) SCERBATIS Viktors (LAT)
2002 Warsaw (POL) REZAZADEH Hossein (IRI) DAMYANOV Damjan (BUL) UDACHIN Artem (UKR)
2001 Antalya (TUR) SALEM Jaber Saeed (QAT) MECHTCHERIAKOV Roman (RUS) CHEMERKIN Andrei (RUS)
1999 Athens (GRE) CHEMERKIN Andrei (RUS) SALEM Jaber Saeed (QAT) REZAZADEH Hossein (IRI)
1998 Lahti (FIN) CHEMERKIN Andrei (RUS) VARDANYAN Ara (ARM) SCERBATIS Viktors (LAT)
1997 Chiang Mai (THA) CHEMERKIN Andrei (RUS) WELLER Ronny (GER) SCERBATIS Viktors (LAT)
1995 Guangzhou (CHN) CHEMERKIN Andrei (RUS) WELLER Ronny (GER) BOTEV Stefan (AUS)
1994 Istanbul (TUR) KURLOVICH Alexander (BLR) CHEMERKIN Andrei (RUS) BOTEV Stefan (AUS)
1993 Melbourne (AUS) WELLER Ronny (GER) NERLINGER Manfred (GER) CHEMERKIN Andrei (RUS)
1991 Donaueschingen (GER) KURLOVICH Alexander (URS) NERLINGER Manfred (GER) KIM Tae-Hyun (KOR)
1990 Budapest (HUN) TARANENKO Leonid (URS) AKOEV Artur (URS) ZUBRICKY Jiri (TCH)
1989 Athens (GRE) KURLOVICH Alexander (URS) GELISKHANOV Rizvan (URS) SCHUBERT Michael (GDR)
1987 Ostrava (TCH) KURLOVICH Alexander (URS) TARANENKO Leonid (URS) KRASTEV Antonio (BUL)
1986 Sofia (BUL) KRASTEV Antonio (BUL) NERLINGER Manfred (FRG) SKOLIMOWSKI Robert (POL)
1985 Södertälje (SWE) KRASTEV Antonio (BUL) GUNYASHEV Alexander (URS) NERLINGER Manfred (FRG)
1984 Los Angeles, CA (USA) LUKIN Dean (AUS) MARTINEZ Mario (USA) NERLINGER Manfred (FRG)
1983 Moscow (URS) PISARENKO Anatoli (URS) KURLOVICH Alexander (URS) KRASTEV Antonio (BUL)
1982 Ljubljana (YUG) PISARENKO Anatoli (URS) KRASTEV Antonio (BUL) BRAUM Bohuslav (TCH)
1981 Lille (FRA) PISARENKO Anatoli (URS) SALZWEDEL Senno (GDR) RUTKOWSKI Tadeusz (POL)
1980 Moscow (URS) RAKHMANOV Sultan (URS) HEUSER Jurgen (GDR) RUTKOWSKI Tadeusz (POL)
1979 Thessaloniki (GRE) RAKHMANOV Sultan (URS) HEUSER Jurgen (GDR) BONK Gerd (GDR)
1978 Gettysburg, PA (USA) HEUSER Jurgen (GDR) RAKHMANOV Sultan (URS) BONK Gerd (GDR)
1977 Stuttgart (FRG) ALEXEEV Vasili (URS) YENALDIEV Aslanbek (URS) HEUSER Jurgen (GDR)
1976 Montreal (CAN) ALEXEEV Vasili (URS) BONK Gerd (GDR) LOSCH Helmut (GDR)
1975 Moscow (URS) ALEXEEV Vasili (URS) BONK Gerd (GDR) PLACHKOV Khristo (BUL)
1974 Manila (PHI) ALEXEEV Vasili (URS) REDING Serge (BEL) HEUSER Jurgen (GDR)
1973 Havana (CUB) ALEXEEV Vasili (URS) MANG Rudolf (GER) BATISHEV Stanislav (URS)
1972 Munich (FRG) ALEXEEV Vasili (URS) MANG Rudolf (FRG) BONK Gerd (GDR)
1971 Lima (PER) ALEXEEV Vasili (URS) PATERA Kenneth (USA) ATANASOV Ivan (BUL)
1970 Columbus, OH (USA) ALEXEEV Vasili (URS) REDING Serge (BEL) LAHDENRANTA Kalevi (FIN)
1969 Warsaw (POL) DUBE Joseph (USA) REDING Serge (BEL) BATISHEV Stanislav (URS)
1968 Mexico City (MEX) ZHABOTINSKY Leonid (URS) REDING Serge (BEL) DUBE Joseph (USA)
1966 East Berlin (GDR) ZHABOTINSKY Leonid (URS) BEDNARSKI Robert (USA) BATISHEV Stanislav (URS)
1965 Tehran (IRI) ZHABOTINSKY Leonid (URS) GUBNER Gary (USA) ECSER Karoly (HUN)
1964 Tokyo (JPN) ZHABOTINSKY Leonid (URS) VLASSOV Yury (URS) SCHEMANSKY Norbert (USA)
1963 Stockholm (SWE) VLASSOV Yury (URS) SCHEMANSKY Norbert (USA) ZHABOTINSKY Leonid (URS)
1962 Budapest (HUN) VLASSOV Yury (URS) SCHEMANSKY Norbert (USA) GUBNER Gary (USA)
1961 Vienna (AUT) VLASSOV Yury (URS) ZIRK Richard (USA) MAKINEN Eino (FIN)
1959 Warsaw (POL) VLASSOV Yury (URS) BRADFORD James (USA) VESELINOV Ivan (BUL)
1958 Stockholm (SWE) MEDVEDEV Alexei (URS) ASHMAN David (USA) POJHAN Firouz (IRN)
1957 Tehran (IRI) MEDVEDEV Alexei (URS) SELVETTI Humberto (ARG) PIGAIANI Alberto (ITA)
1955 Munich (FRG) ANDERSON Paul (USA) BRADFORD James (USA) MAKINEN Eino (FIN)
1954 Vienna (AUT) SCHEMANSKY Norbert (USA) BRADFORD James (USA) HOLBL Franz (AUT)
1953 Stockholm (SWE) HEPBURN Doug (CAN) DAVIS John (USA) SELVETTI Humberto (ARG)
1951 Milan (ITA) DAVIS John (USA) BRADFORD James (USA) GEISA Mohammed Ahmed (EGY)
1950 Paris (FRA) DAVIS John (USA) KUCENKO Jakov (URS) BARNETT Melvin (GBR)
1949 Scheveningen (NED) DAVIS John (USA) PETERSEN Niels (DEN) ALLART Robert (BEL)
1947 Philadelphia, PA (USA) DAVIS John (USA) SCHEMANSKY Norbert (USA) BECVAR Vaclav (TCH)
1946 Paris (FRA) DAVIS John (USA) KUCENKO Jakov (URS) GEISA Mohammed Ahmed (EGY)
1938 Vienna (GER) MANGER Josef (GER) STANKO Steve (USA) LUHAAR Arnold (EST)
1937 Paris (FRA) MANGER Josef (GER) PSENICKA Vaclav (TCH) SCHATTNER Heinz (GER)
1923 Vienna (AUT) AIGNER Franz (AUT) LEPPELT Josef (AUT) SCHRAMMEL Georg (AUT)
1922 Tallinn (EST) TAMMER Harald (EST) LEILAND Karlis (LAT) RAAG Kaljo-Feliks (EST)
1920 Vienna (AUT) MORKE Karl (GER) AIGNER Franz (AUT) ALSCHER Heinrich (AUT)
1913 Breslau (GER) GRAFL Josef (AUT) TANDLER Berthold (AUT) KRAUSE Jan (URS)
1911 (4) Vienna (AUT) SWOBODA Karl (AUT) GRAFL Josef (AUT) TANDLER Berthold (AUT)
1911 (3) Dresden (GER) TANDLER Berthold (AUT) DORREGEEST Anton (NED) GASSLER Hermann (GER)
1911 (2) Berlin (GER) SWOBODA Karl (AUT) TANDLER Berthold (AUT) BUCHHOLZ Franz (GER)
1911 (1) Stuttgart (GER) GRAFL Josef (AUT) RONDL Heinrich (GER) SCHNEIDEREIT Heinrich (GER)
1910 (2) Vienna (AUT) GRAFL Josef (AUT) SWOBODA Karl (AUT) TANDLER Berthold (AUT)
1910 (1) Düsseldorf (GER) GRAFL Josef (AUT) RONDL Heinrich (GER) TANDLER Berthold (AUT)
1909 Vienna (AUT) GRAFL Josef (AUT) SWOBODA Karl (AUT) TANDLER Berthold (AUT)
1908 Vienna (AUT) GRAFL Josef (AUT) TANDLER Berthold (AUT) DANZER Edmund (AUT)
1907 Frankfurt am Main (GER) RONDL Heinrich (GER) SCHNEIDEREIT Heinrich (GER) SCHLEIDT Georg (GER)
1906 Lille (FRA) SCHNEIDEREIT Heinrich (GER) BESSON Emile (SUI) FALLEUR Gustave (FRA)
1905 (3) Paris (FRA) SCHWEITZER Emile (FRA) PECHAUD Jean-Pierre (FRA) LAQUEILLE Gustave (FRA)
1905 (2) Duisburg (GER) STEINBACH Josef (AUT) NEUHAUS Heinrich (GER) SELOS Alois (GER)
1905 (1) Berlin (GER) STEINBACH Josef (AUT) WITZELSBERGER Karl (AUT) PITKA Franz (AUT)
1904 Vienna (AUT) STEINBACH Josef (AUT) GRAFL Josef (AUT) STAUDINGER Johann (AUT)
1903 Paris (FRA) LANCOUD Francois (SUI) SCHNEIDEREIT Heinrich (GER) EMPAIN Gustave (BEL)
1899 Milan (ITA) ELISEEV Sergei (URS) RODL Johann (GER) SCURI Enrico (ITA)
1898 Vienna (AUT) TURK Wilhelm (AUT) BINDER Eduard (AUT) HACKENSCHMIDT Georg (URS)

Notes:

-: The current maximum weight of each weightclass is displayed in brackets

-: Flyweight was -52kg until 1993 and -54kg from 1993 until 1998

-: Bantamweight was -56kg until 1993 and -59kg from 1993 until 1998

-: Featherweight was -60kg untill 1993 and -64kg from 1993 until 1998

-: Lightweight was -67.5kg until 1993 and -70kg from 1993 until 1998

-: Light-Heavyweight was -82.5kg until 1993 and -83kg from 1993 until 1998

-: Middle-Heavyweight was -90kg until 1993 and -91kg from 1993 until 1998

-: Second Heavyweight was -110kg until 1993 and -108kg from 1993 until 1998

-: Super-Heavyweight was +110kg until 1993 and +108kg from 1993 until 1998

-: For information on changed NOCs go to Background/General/Changed NOCs