- Born:21 September 1947 (71 years)
German judoka Rudolf Hendel was European Champion in 1970 and 1971 U70kg. As multiple East German champion he won international events such as friendly Games and Czech Cup in Prague. He won medals at Dutch Open and Tournoi de Paris as one of his highlights in 1971.
Competitions - Medal overview B S G
- Continental Championships 002
- Continental Championships Juniors 100
- International Tournaments 603
- National Championships Seniors 122