Jan Matocha was born on January 5, 1923, in Střelná, and died on October 11, 2016.
He was a Czechoslovak sprint canoer.
Jan competed in the late 1940s and early 1950s.
He competed in two Summer Olympics, he finished ninth in the K-1 10000 m event at London in 1948.
Jan Matocha passed away at 93 years old.