Hans von Blixen-Finecke, Jr.

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 2
Silver 0
Bronze 0
Total 2
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameNils Gustaf Fredrik Bror "Hans"•von Blixen-Finecke, Jr.
Used nameHans•von Blixen-Finecke, Jr.
Born20 July 1916 in Linköping (SWE)
Died16 February 2005 in Penzance, Cornwall, England (GBR)
AffiliationsK3 IF, Skövde (SWE)
Title(s)Baron
NOC Sweden

Biography

Hans von Blixen-Finecke, Jr. was born as Nils Gustaf Fredrik Bror, but came to be called “Hans” at age one, when his father died, leaving his family without a Hans. To carry on the tradion, he was known as Hans since then.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1952 Summer Olympics Equestrian Eventing (Equestrian) SWE Hans von Blixen-Finecke, Jr.
Individual, Men (Olympic) Jubal 1 Gold
Team, Men (Olympic) Jubal / Sweden 1 Gold
1956 Equestrian Olympics Equestrian Eventing (Equestrian) SWE Hans von Blixen-Finecke, Jr.
Individual, Men (Olympic) Jubal 24
Team, Men (Olympic) Jubal / Sweden AC

Olympic family relations

Special Notes