| Erkki Kataja|
| April 27, 1969|
| Athletics at the 1948 Summer Olympics – Men's pole vault|Erkki Kataja Wikipedia
Erkki Olavi Kataja (19 June 1924 in Kuusankoski – 27 April 1969) was a Finnish athlete, who competed mainly in the pole vault.
He competed for Finland in the 1948 Summer Olympics held in London, Great Britain where he won the silver medal in the pole vault event.