Henry Palmé

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameHenry Artur•Palmé
Used nameHenry•Palmé
Born4 September 1907 in Flädie, Lomma, Skåne (SWE)
Died2 June 1987 in Enskede, Stockholm, Stockholm (SWE)
Measurements169 cm / 57 kg
AffiliationsFredrikshofs IF, Stockholm (SWE)
NOC Sweden


Henry Palmé had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1938 European Championships marathon.

Personal Best: Mar – 2-36:56 (1939).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1936 Summer Olympics Athletics SWE Henry Palmé
Marathon, Men (Olympic) 13

Special Notes