|Roles||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Full name||Knut Rudolf•Fredriksson|
|Born||3 March 1930 in Gustavsfors, Bengtsfors, Västra Götaland (SWE)|
|Died||19 May 2019 in Bengtsfors, Västra Götaland (SWE)|
|Measurements||195 cm / 85 kg|
|Affiliations||IF Göta, Karlstad (SWE)|
Knut Fredriksson was a javelin thrower who placed sixth at the 1960 Roma Olympics. He was ninth at the 1958 European Championship. Fredriksson was Swedish Champion in 1954 and 1958-60. His PR of 82.96 was set in 1959, and he was third that year on the world list, which moved him up to eighth on the all-time world list at the end of 1959. Frederiksson set four Swedish records between 1954 and 1959. He earned 19 international caps from 1952-60.
Personal Best: JT – 82.96 (1959).
|Games||Discipline (Sport) / Event||NOC / Team||Pos||Medal||As|
|1960 Summer Olympics||Athletics||SWE||Knut Fredriksson|
|Javelin Throw, Men (Olympic)||6|