Hans von Blixen-Finecke, Sr.

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameHans Gustaf•von Blixen-Finecke, Sr.
Used nameHans•von Blixen-Finecke, Sr.
Born25 July 1886 in Näsbyholms Castle, Trelleborg (SWE)
Died26 September 1917 in Malmslätt, Linköping (SWE)
AffiliationsK6 IF, Ystad (SWE)
Title(s)Baron
NOC Sweden

Biography

Killed during a test flight of the Södertelge Werkstäder 16, which caught on fire, killing both von Blixen-Finecke and the pilot.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1912 Summer Olympics Equestrian Dressage (Equestrian) SWE Hans von Blixen-Finecke, Sr.
Individual, Men (Olympic) Maggie 3 Bronze

Olympic family relations

Special Notes