German free-style wrestler who won a yellow metal medal on the 1960 Olympics in Rome. He was also a Western european Champion and Globe Champ free-style wrestler. He discovered both varieties of Olympic wrestling in early stages and excelled. He earned five Olympic medals, a lot more than every other Olympic wrestler of his period. He was raised in Schifferstadt, Germany. He and Kurt Position had been both Olympic wrestlers, but Position made the proceed to entertainment wrestling, whereas Dietrich didn’t.