Play Fact Master on Unusual Deaths - 20th and 21st Century
A Fencing Foil Piercing the Eyeball
During the 1982 World Championships in Rome, he was fencing Matthias Behr of West Germany. Behr's blade broke and the broken blade went through Smirnov's mask, through his eye, and into his brain.
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Unusual Deaths - 20th and 21st Century
has excelled in
Cross Country Skiing
Olympics - 1 Gold, 4 Silver, 2 Bronze medals. World Championships - 4 Gold, 4 Silver, 3 Bronze medals.
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